Military to Civilian Transition

Career Letter

Dear ...

RE: Technical Support position

I was speaking with __(name)__ who suggested that I contact you regarding technical opportunities in your company. I believe that I might be well suited for several positions, which would include associate applications engineer, network administrator or network controller.

Throughout my __(#)__ -year career with the armed forces __(division)__, my comprehensive training and experience have provided me with proven technical abilities in installation, maintenance, troubleshooting and support using diverse systems and technologies. Some of the systems and programs I have worked with, as outlined in my enclosed resume, include (Windows NT, Visual Basic, LAN/WAN and Microsoft Office/etc.)__.

I am currently seeking a position in the area of Computer Networking Technology. Besides my technical capabilities, I also offer the kind of leadership skills that allows me to build highly motivated and competent teams. I am a self-starter with a positive outlook and I believe my dedication to quality services would be an asset to __(company name)__.

I would appreciate the opportunity to further explore opportunities with your company. I will contact you next week to see if a meeting would be mutually beneficial. Thank you for your time and consideration of my candidacy. You may contact me at __(phone #)__ during the day or at __(phone #)__ during evenings.


___your name ___

Encl: Resume