Automotive Technician Cover Letter Samples

Below are sample automotive technician cover letters to be enclosed with your resume. It should be not more than one page, written in formal, business-style and sent by certified mail, so you get a confirmation that it has been received. 

Two weeks after the HR director has received the letter, you should call to follow-up the status of your application.

Sample 1 – automotive technician Cover Letter

Jim Brown
2699 Silver Street, Apt. 385
San Francisco, CA 54109

June 29, 2021

Karen Walters
Garage Plus
149 Crayon Street
San Francisco, CA 54100

Dear Ms. Walter:

I am submitting my resume in response to the recently advertised painter position at Garage Plus. I believe that my training and experience closely match your requirements.

Some key points that are relevant to this automotive technician position include:

  • Performed diagnostic services and troubleshooting to determine repair needs
  • Completed all required paperwork and documentation for repair services
  • Performed Quality Control checks for repaired vehicles to ensure repairs are complete
  • Communicated directly and efficiently with Service Advisors and Parts Department Employees
  • Provided labor, time, and parts estimates for repair services

I am convinced that my commitment to excellence and the ability to function as an integral part of a team would allow me to make a valuable contribution to the tradition of excellence at Garage Plus.

A challenging environment such as yours will give me the opportunity to make the best use of my skills and experience. I would welcome the opportunity to interview for this position and discuss how I can fulfill your automotive technician needs. 

Please contact me via phone or email to arrange a mutually convenient time and date for us to meet.


Thank you in advance for your time and consideration.



Jim Brown
Enclosure: Resume

Sample 2 – Automotive Technician Cover Letter

Larry Woods
Los Angeles, CA 54139
(225) 454-7778
5599 Gold Street, Apt. 145

June 29, 2021

Derrick Jenkins
Car Plus
119 Gray Street
Los Angeles, CA 54119

Dear Mr. Jenkins:

Enclosed please find my resume. I am very interested in applying for the position of automotive technician that was advertised on [Name of Website] on [Date], and am confident that you will find my skills ideally applicable to your needs.

Thank you in advance for your consideration. I look forward to meeting with you to discuss this opportunity.


Larry Woods

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