Sample Cover Letter For "Able Bodied Seaman"
Dear Ms. Smith:
I'm interested in - Able Bodied Seaman - position advertised on June 13, 2014; My resume is enclosed for your review. Given my closely experience and excellent capabilities I would appreciate your consideration for this job. My work experience and duties are an ideal match for this position and cover all Job Requirements.
Your Requirements: "Expert Able Bodied Seaman with at least 2 years of experience, excellent covers all position duties"
My Matching Experience: For 3 years I Worked As Able Bodied Seaman, My Responsibilities were to:
Perform following tasks on board ship to watch for obstructions in vessels path and to maintain equipment structures
Stand watch at bow or on wing of bridge to look for obstructions in path of vessel
Measure depth of water in shallow or unfamiliar waters, using leadline and telephones or shouts information to bridge
Turn wheel on bridge or uses emergency steering apparatus to steer vessel as directed by Mate, Ship
Break out, rigs, overhauls, and stows cargo-handling gear, stationary rigging, and running gear
Overhaul lifeboats and lifeboat gear lowers or raises lifeboats with winch or falls
Paint chips rust on deck or superstructure of ship
Must hold certificate issued by U.S
When working aboard vessels carrying liquid cargoes, must hold tanker operators certificate
May stow or remove cargo from ships hold [Stevedore II]
May be concerned with only one phase of duties, as maintenance of ships gear decks or watch duties, and be known as Deckhand, Maintenance ; Watchstander .
I appreciate your time taken to review my credentials and experience.
I look forward to being interviewed at your earliest convenience. Lot of thanks for your consideration and care.