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Sample Job Application Letter


Mr. John Smith

ABC Company


Anytown, US  44444

Dear Mr. Smith,

I’m writing to apply for the programmer position advertised in the Times Union.  As requested, I am enclosing a completed job application, my certification, my resume and three references.

The opportunity presented in this listing is very interesting, and I believe that my strong technical experience and education will make me a very competitive candidate for this position.  The key strengths that I posses for success in this position include:

With a BS degree in Computer Programming, I have a full understanding of the full life cycle of a software development project.  I also have experience in learning and excelling at new technologies as needed.

Please see my resume for additional information of my experience.

I can be reached anytime via email at george.gillhooley@email.com or my cell phone, (909)555-5555.

Thank you for your time and consideration.  I look forward to speaking with you about this employment opportunity.


George Gillhooley