Lab Assistant Cover Letter [Free Samples]

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

Jackie Newman
2699 Silver Street, Apt. 385
San Francisco, CA 54109

June 26, 2021

Karen Walters
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.



Jackie Newman
Enclosure: Resume

Sample 2 – Lab assistant Cover Letter

Janet Woods
5599 Gold Street, Apt. 945
Los Angeles, CA 54139
(225) 454-7778

June 26, 2021

Derrick Jenkins
Laboratory Plus
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.


Janet Woods

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