Example Cover Letter – Pipefitter, Sr.

Dear Hiring Manager,

My name is XXXX and I am applying for the position of Pipefitter, Sr., as recently advertised. With over 15 years of experience in pipefitting and related activities such as welding, brazing and soldering, I am confident that I can bring the necessary skills and expertise to your team.

I have worked in a variety of industries, including the oil and gas sector, industrial manufacturing, and petrochemical plants. In all these roles I have been responsible for assembling piping systems from raw materials; measuring, cutting and threading pipe according to diagrams or other technical documents; and checking the fabrication of pipefitting components to ensure they are in accordance with relevant specifications.

I am also experienced in using a range of tools such as saws, drills, grinders and threading machines, as well as safety equipment like respirators and gas masks. In addition to this my skills include excellent problem solving abilities and I am able to work as part of a team or independently.

I believe I have the necessary qualifications and experience for this role, and I am excited about the prospect of being part of your organization. I am confident that my skills will help me to become an asset to your company and contribute greatly to its success.

Please find attached my CV and other supporting documentation for your consideration. I look forward to discussing my candidacy further with you in person.

Thank you for your time and consideration.