Facility Engineer Cover Letter
This applicant wanted to make a career change to government (federal) service. Bullets point to his most significant qualifications for the announced position of Facility Engineer.
Sample Facility Engineer Cover Letter
March 7, 2010
Bureau of Reclamation
1234, West 67 Street,
Carlisle, MA 01741,
Dear Ms. Jane Winters:
This letter transmits my completed federal application in response to the federal vacancy announcement for the position of FACILITY ENGINEER, DD-2222-00, announcement number ROD-ASE-0-11-01. Enclosed you will find my resume and supplemental narrative statements for the required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs), constituting all information requested by the announcement.
Thank you for your consideration of this application. I am eager to transition my career from commercial industry to federal service. Applying my extensive mechanical engineering knowledge and expertise in the service of the Federal Government would be an opportunity I would welcome greatly.
Let me direct your attention to my most significant qualifications:
- 20 years of engineering experience working in an industrial plant environment,
managing the material condition of a wide variety of sophisticated equipment.
- Strong knowledge and ability in mechanical equipment operation and maintenance,
supported by advanced degrees in mechanical and electrical engineering.
- Extensive professional training and certifications in safety, personal protective equipment, and OSHA requirements.
Thank you, once more, for your consideration. I look forward to hearing from you.