Plumber Cover Letter Samples

Below are sample plumber cover letters cover letters to be enclosed with the applicant’s resume. It should be not more than one page, written in formal, business-style and sent by certified mail, so the applicant gets confirmation that it has been received. 

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

Sample 1 – Plumber Cover Letter

Tracy Newman

2699 Chalk Street, Apt. 345

San Francisco, CA 54109

(415) 444-2222


March 30, 2019

Denise Walters
ABC Plumber
199 Plumber Street
San Francisco, CA 54100

Dear Ms. Walter:


I am submitting my resume in response to the recently advertised plumber position at ABC Plumber. I believe that my training and experience closely match your requirements and my additional qualifications in risk management will make me an asset to your company.

Some key points that are relevant to this plumber position include:

  • Responded to emergency plumbing calls such as clogged drains, broken water lines, and frozen pipes
  • Performed preventative maintenance inspections and repairs in district facilities
  • Coordinated inspections for contractor performed work in renovations and new construction
  • Repaired or replaced water lines, domestic re-circulation lines, and sewer lines

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 ABC Plumber. A challenging environment such as yours will give me the opportunity to make the best use of my skills and experience as a paralegal.


I would welcome the opportunity to interview for this position and discuss how I can fulfill your plumber 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.





Tracy Newman

Enclosure: Resume


Sample 2 – Plumber Cover Letter

Jim Woods

5599 Lucky Street, Apt. 945

Los Angeles, CA 54109

(215) 454-7778


March 30, 2019

Derrick James
XYZ Plumber
119 Plumber Street

Los Angeles, CA 54109


Dear Mr. James:


Enclosed please find my resume. I am very interested in applying for the position of plumber 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.


Jim Woods

Sample 3 – Plumber Cover Letter

George Monet

5599 Palo Alto Blvd., Apt. 945

El Cerrito, CA 54109


April 26, 2019

James Pope
Drain Works
169 Plumber Street

Oakland, CA 54119


Dear Mr. Pope:


I saw your ad for a plumber in the Columbia Dispatch and knew I was perfect for the job. I have all the qualifications you requested and I am ready, eager and willing to work. As you will see from my resume, which I have attached for your review, I am well qualified.

Please take a moment and review my resume. I would love to get together and further discuss this position with you. I am available anytime during the day. You can reach me on my cell at 555-970-8976 or by email at advance for your consideration. 


George Monet
Enclosure: Resume

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