Dear Ms. Elsie Fraley,
I am writing to express my interest in the Protection Officer position with Code3 Security & Protection Services.
I have included a complete look at my educational background and work history pertaining to this position in my resume and I am confident that I have what it takes to be the best candidate for this job. I have earned a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and I am searching for a position to utilize my skills to their fullest potential.
I have worked in law enforcement for the last four years and I am very familiar with the type of environment associated with this type of work. I understand how stressful it can be and that it can often means working in dangerous or violent surroundings. I possess very strong decision-making and observational skills and I have the training and ability to stay calm and react quickly during emergencies.
I am always alert and aware of my surroundings and fully prepared mentally to handle this position. I am also physically fit and able to deal with any situation that arises. I have developed strong interpersonal and communication skills needed to deal with the public in these stressful and sometimes violent situations while remaining professional.
My experience also includes creating and filing reports and conducting criminal background checks. I have completed firearms and tactical training and I have the ability to use radios and other equipment efficiently. I am also CPI and CPR certified and I am looking forward to meeting with you in person to talk about the details of this position.
You can contact me for an interview by calling (555)-555-5555.