Example Cover Letter – Roofer

Dear Hiring Manager,

I am writing to apply for the role of Roofer with your company. With my expertise in roofing and construction, I am confident that I would make an excellent addition to your team.

Having worked in the roofing industry for over 10 years, I have developed a broad knowledge and understanding of roofing materials and techniques. My experience includes installing and repairing metal roofs, wood shingle roofs, asphalt shingle roofs, slate roofs, flat roofs, built-up roofs, single ply membranes and more. With each project I undertake I strive to exceed the customer’s expectations by working efficiently while still delivering excellent results.

Alongside my practical experience, I hold a Certificate in Roof Tiling and Slating from East Coast Technical College and am an experienced user of both hand tools and power tools. In addition, I have a valid driver’s license and the ability to read blueprints.

I believe that my skills, qualifications and experience make me an ideal candidate for the position. I am enthusiastic and committed to delivering high quality work and would relish the opportunity to demonstrate my abilities in a hands-on role.

Thank you for your consideration, I look forward to hearing from you soon.


John Smith