Geologist position

Career Letter

Dear …

RE: Geologist Position

I am sending this enquiry about employment within your organization in response to the ad for a Geologist outlined in the __(name)__ newspaper on __(date)__. I have been working as a contract geologist for the past __(#)__ years and am now looking to join an organization full-time.

I have been exposed to many different facets of the geological field throughout my working history, as you will see detailed in my attached CV. During my career, I have noticed my interest becoming focused on the environmental issues in the field. I have always had a great interest and respect for the environment and I feel privileged to be able to incorporate this into my job.

From early on, I have excelled in navigation of the instruments and devices required in my occupation. I have had extensive experience with interpretation of geographical drawings, maps and diagrams. To my credit, I have even written several reports, some of which have been published in geographical journals.

I am confident that the skills outlined above combined with my excellent communication abilities and enjoyment of working in a team environment, will make me a valuable asset to your company. I look forward to meeting with you to discuss a long and prosperous working relationship.


__(your name )__

Enclosure: Résumé