Below are sample lab assistant 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 – Lab assistant Cover Letter
2699 Silver Street, Apt. 385
San Francisco, CA 54109
June 26, 2021
Lab Tech Plus
149 Lab Street
San Francisco, CA 54100
Dear Ms. Walter:
I am submitting my resume in response to the recently advertised lab technician position at Lab Tech Plus. I believe that my training and experience closely match your requirements.
Some key points that are relevant to this lab assistant position include:
- Regularly assist lab technicians with schedule labs as needed
- Successfully ran computerize manikins for simulation
- Effectively perform pre-analytical processes including registration, ordering, patient identification, phlebotomy, specimen labeling, specimen verification, receipt and shipment
- Repeatedly provide routine maintenance and clean-up of the lab. Including cleaning of standard laboratory utensils and glassware and the appropriate storage of instruments.
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 Lab Tech 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 lab assistant 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.
Sample 2 – Lab assistant Cover Letter
5599 Gold Street, Apt. 945
Los Angeles, CA 54139
June 26, 2021
119 Laboratory Street
Los Angeles, CA 54119
Dear Mr. Jenkins:
Enclosed please find my resume. I am very interested in applying for the position of lab assistant 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.