FREE Letter from an Older Worker Applying for a High-Tech Position

By | November 10, 2011

[Your Name]
[Street Address]
[City, State ZIP Code]
[phone number – optional]
[email address – optional]

May 19, 2009
[Name of Recipient]
[Company Name]
[Street Address]
[City, State ZIP Code]

Dear [Name of Recipient]:

I am applying for the currently advertised position of [Job Title] at [Name of Company]. I know a good deal about the fine work done at your firm, and I believe I am an excellent fit for this job.

– I have extensive experience in [Specific technology involved].
– [Here briefly describe accomplishments, i.e., I have successfully designed/ developed/ live use applications, supervised teams working on…….etc;]
– [Here provide a brief statement on your education, i.e. With my BS degree in computer science. I have complete mastery of the full life cycle of a software development project.]

I am enclosing my resume, and look forward to the opportunity to meet with you to discuss my qualifications for this interesting employment opportunity.

Thank you considering my application.


[Your Name]