Mr Philip Smith
Delta Security Service
Made Up Road
4th January 2011
Dear Mr Smith
Please consider my application for your post of Security Guard as per the advertisement on the dayjob.com website.
I believe that my abilities and qualifications meet the job requirements identified in your advert. I have extensive knowledge of the security industry, public safety and of dealing professionally with emergency situations. As a security guard my experience has included guarding residential and commercial premises, resolving disturbances, conducting patrols and operating security systems and equipment.
As my attached CV demonstrates I enjoy working with the public, am able to stay calm in difficult situations and have excellent interpersonal, communication, supervisory and administrative skills.
I would welcome an opportunity to meet you in person to discuss the specific duties required for the position and to meet the people I will be working with. Please feel free to contact me to arrange a date and time that works for you.
Thank you for considering me for the position and I look forward to hearing from you.