Dear Hiring Manager,
I am writing in reference to the position of 'CATIA V5 Design Engineer' as advertised at jobsite.co.uk on December 11th, 2008.
I recently graduated from the Birmingham City University with a Bachelor of Science (Hons) majoring in Computer Aided Automotive Design and I am now keen to bring my academic knowledge into the workplace. While studying this program I have acquired skills that can be efficiently utilized in your available position.
I was heavily involved with CAD systems, specifically Dassault Systems CATIA V5, to complete assignments throughout the course. I am now highly proficient at designing new automotive parts, as well as developing original product designs via sketch to concept modelling.
For my final project at Birmingham City University I designed an entire body kit for a student Formula vehicle which, upon completion, was comparable Formula One.
I am an individual who believes that quality must lie at the root of everything we do. I am very enthusiastic, energetic, a quick learner, excellent speaker, a good team player, highly motivated, very reliable and cooperative. As my previous employers would vouch, my confident nature, coupled with my team working skills, has made me a natural leader amongst my peers.
I am extremely excited about this opportunity it has a definite appeal for me, both on a personal and career level. Enclosed is my curriculum vita, as specified in your advertisement for your review. Should you have any questions or require clarification on any information, please do not hesitate to contact me. I look forward to the possibility of discussing this position in more depth with you in the near future.