If you're struggling to start your cover letter, here are 6 different variations that have worked for others, along with why they worked. Use them as inspiration for your introductory paragraph.
While coordinating a neighborhood volunteer project to restore a local park, I realized the power of construction and its impact on communities. When I discovered the Construction Project Administrator position at Bechtel Corporation, I knew my experience in project management, combined with my passion for creating meaningful spaces, would be an ideal fit for a company that values innovation and transformative projects.
My journey into construction began when I traveled with a volunteer group to help rebuild a school after a devastating hurricane—a project that instilled in me the importance of resilient and sustainable construction. The Construction Project Administrator position at Skanska USA offers an exciting opportunity for me to apply my skills and experience to an organization renowned for its commitment to sustainable development and forward-thinking solutions.
As an avid follower of your Build Better Podcast, I have always been inspired by McCarthy Building Companies' innovative approach to construction and your dedication to safety. I am thrilled to apply for the Construction Project Administrator role and contribute my skills and experience to a company that shares my passion for creating safe, efficient, and high-quality projects.
Witnessing the impressive restoration of the historic building in my hometown, a project led by Clark Construction Group, sparked my curiosity about the challenges and rewards of construction. As a detail-oriented and experienced project coordinator, I am excited about the opportunity to bring my background and expertise to the Construction Project Administrator position at Clark, a company known for its exceptional work in preserving and revitalizing landmark structures.
I have long admired the bold and innovative designs of Hensel Phelps' projects, especially the iconic airport terminal in my city. As a seasoned Construction Project Coordinator with a passion for bringing architectural visions to life, I am delighted to apply for the Construction Project Administrator role at Hensel Phelps and contribute to the creation of more awe-inspiring structures.