If you have an aptitude for making complicated instructions and scientific descriptions into readable language you will find a job readily. Your technical writer cover letter is your opportunity to land what you're looking for. Technical writer cover letters give applicants a way to reach a hiring manager quickly, especially if you include samples of your writing, as well.
201 Sky Blue Lane
Any Village, USA 33333
January 10, 2006
Mr. Bradley Coan
564 Hilltop Highway
Any Town, USA 99999
Dear Mr. Coan:
From your posting on JobBankUSA.com, I'm aware that you're in the market for an experienced technical writer to handle the ongoing need for clear, focused, and useful information written in terms your clients can comprehend and apply to their daily engineering jobs.
I have five years of technical writing experience and I have received numerous awards for my work, which has provided professional men and women with technical manuals that are practical and readable.
Thank you for considering my resume and for reading this cover letter. I believe an in-person meeting would be a great way to talk over what my duties would be and to show you some of my work. If you're interested, please call me at 897-678-5656 for an appointment that fits your calendar. I look forward to getting to know you.