Cover letter for aerospace technician (5 samples)


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Page last updated: 19/10/2022

This blog post will show samples of “cover letters for aerospace technicians.”

Cover letter examples for an aerospace technician

When writing a cover letter for an aerospace technician, these are some of the important things to include in your letter:

  • Address the employer with a formal salutation. For example, “Dear/Hello (name of the recipient).” If you do not know the recipient’s name, you can refer to them as the hiring manager.
  • The next step is to state the position you are applying for and how you found the opening. 
  • Make a brief statement about why you’re interested in the position.
  • State your skills and work experience. Ensure your skills and experiences are similar to the job position. When highlighting skills, provide the accomplishment you have achieved. 
  • Conclude your letter with a forward-looking statement. For example, “I look forward to discussing the position further.”

Sample 1: “Cover letter for an aerospace technician”

“3245 West Mall

Sipesport, WY 08274

Dear Tatum Leffler,

Please consider me for the aerospace technician opportunity. I am including my resume which lists my qualifications and experience.

In the previous role, I was responsible for technical expertise for all process equipment and support systems including bulk storage tanks and distribution piping, pumps, valves, compressors, scrubbers, vacuum pumps and temperature control modules (TCM).

Please consider my experience and qualifications for this position:

  • Have basic computer skill
  • Strong understanding of WHMIS
  • Experience in an aerospace manufacturing environment is desirable
  • Knowledge of manual inspection methods and instruments is desirable
  • Computer literacy, including familiarity with word processing and spreadsheet applications software, is essential
  • Experience as an Internal Auditor for ISO 9001 and AS9100 is desirable
  • Capable of performing a wide range of physical activities, some requiring fine manual dexterity
  • The applicant will operate a forklift and mobile crane

I appreciate you taking the time to review my application for the position of aerospace technician.


Rowan Pagac”

Sample 2: “Cover letter for an aerospace technician”

“Dear Ms. Graham:

As a seasoned and skilled aviation maintenance specialist with comprehensive experience performing an array of maintenance, repair, and inspection processes for a variety of aircraft, I am confident that I can make a substantial impact on your company’s success as your next Aircraft Technician.

My background lies in overseeing maintenance, modification, inspection, and repair projects, ensuring compliance with FAA regulations and client requirements while consistently remaining on time and under budget. Having refined and targeted my skills in inspection oversight, avionics, and quality control operations, I stand prepared to dynamically benefit your team in this capacity.

My qualifications include the following:

Achieving more than 18 years of experience in managing overhauls and structural repairs, diagnosing electrical and mechanical issues, and performing preventative maintenance tasks on numerous types of aircraft—including Boeing 737s, CRJs, and MH-60s’totalling more than $285M in assets.

Conducting detailed inspections on a strict maintenance schedule to prevent problems before they occur; replacing defective and/or worn parts to optimize aircraft performance and minimize potential future issues.

Training, mentoring, and supervising technician teams to provide outstanding dependability and the highest quality of products and service.

Demonstrating first-rate organizational and interpersonal abilities throughout my career accomplishments.

Holding an Associate’s degree in Aviation Technology, as well as professional certification in Aircraft Mechanics, Aviation Science, and Aircraft Technology.

With my dedication to achieving a productive, efficient, and reliable aircraft fleet through expert maintenance, repair, and inspection, combined with my self-motivation and communication skills, I believe I would be an excellent addition to your team. I look forward to discussing the position with you further.

Thank you for your consideration.


Carroll L. Chaney”

Sample 3: “Cover letter for an aerospace technician”

“Laurie Sosa

2141 Briarcliff Road

Garden City, NY 11530


Mr. Gerardo Glenn

Human Resources Manager

Spirit Airlines

3452 Ben Street

East Lansing, MI 48823

Subject: Application for the position of Aircraft Technician

Dear Mr. Glenn,

I am applying for the position of Aircraft Technician as seen advertised. I believe the skills and experience I have to offer in this respect will prove to be of considerable benefit to Spirit Airlines.

The experience and skills I have to offer Spirit Airlines include:

– I hold B.S in Aircraft Technology gained at All State Commercial Aviation Training, Shelton, CT in 2005.

– I have extensive experience in the general serviceability of aircraft and in diagnosing and troubleshooting the various systems to determine the cause of any malfunction of components.

– I have experience in checking and replacing assemblies and sub-assemblies and components using common and special tools as well as high-precision instruments

– I am familiar with the static and dynamic balancing procedures of the main rotor and tail rotor assemblies in helicopter aircraft.

– I am familiar with the rigging and adjusting procedures for sub-systems such as flight controls, flaps, stabilisers, ailerons, fuel linkages, and pitch change linkages.

– I have experience in testing and repairing components of the airframe and fuselage.

– I have participated in post-maintenance test flights where the evaluation of maintenance quality is carried out and verified.

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for considering me for this position, and I look forward to the chance to expand on my qualifications, experience and skills at the interview level.

To this end, you may contact me at (222)-238-8529, or send me an email at I thank you again for the opportunity to be of service to you in the post of Aircraft Technician.

Yours Sincerely,

(Signature handwritten in blue pen ink)

Laurie Sosa

Encl: Resume”

Sample 4: “Cover letter for an aerospace technician”

“Dear Mr. Mcnutt,

The position of an aircraft service technician is one that I am well-suited to, as I have over five years of experience in the repair of aircraft engines, a two-year degree in Aviation Engines, and outstanding skills working in mechanical environments.

In these five years, I have worked successfully for the La Guardia Airport which has a successful track record, hundreds of thousands of effectively repaired aeroplanes, and one of the best safety records in the country. I add to this, the ability to work well as a team as well as one taking initiative to best meet the specific needs of a specific aircraft or automobile.

Thanks so much for considering me for the position of Aircraft Technician. I am confident that I am the most qualified candidate for your needs. I can be reached at (555)-555-5555 and [email]


Charlotte King

Charlotte King

Resume Attached as MS Word Document”

Sample 5: “Cover letter for an aerospace technician”


(Name of Hiring Manager, Title)

(Name of Company)


(City, State, Zip)

Dear (Mr. or Ms.) (Last Name),

Good day. I am writing to you to express my interest in your open position of Aerospace Technician advertised on After serving eight years in the US Navy, working as part of a flight crew on two aircraft carriers, I left the military and earned my Aerospace Manufacturing Certification through SpaceTEC.

Having demonstrated success while working in a collaborative environment and as an independent contributor, I believe I will prove to be an asset to your team. Please consider some of my qualifications:

  • Utilized, and trained junior crewmen, on setup and operating methods, adjusting as needed to changes presented in a fast-paced, active work environment; maintained multimillion-dollar equipment to be ready to use at all times.
  • Interpreted work instructions, blueprints, electronic communications, and verbal orders to carry out assignments during routine day-to-day operations as well as high-stress, complex combat situations.
  • Performed and scheduled team members in carrying out preventative maintenance while incorporating feedback from users into day-to-day examinations and repair reports.

I meet the physical requirements listed in your ad to perform this job and held a secret security clearance while in the US Navy. My clearance is active for another three months and I am qualified to maintain it.

Eager to take on my next challenge and believing that I would be a good fit for your operation, I respectfully submit my resume for your review. Also, I would like to request a personal meeting to discuss your upcoming goals and how I can help you achieve them. I will make myself available at your convenience and look forward to your call. Until then, thank you for your consideration.


Jxxx Dxxxx”

Frequently Asked Questions: Cover letter examples for an aerospace technician

How do I write a cover letter for an aircraft mechanic?

“I’m writing to discuss the job opportunity [company’s name] has available for a [job title]. As a [descriptive verb] with over [number] years of experience in aviation mechanics, I’ve developed [skills, qualifications or knowledge related to the position].”

What is a good opening sentence for a cover letter?

“Dear [First Name], I was excited to come across the [Job Title] position at [Company Name]. As a [Current Job Title] with [# of Years] years of experience, I have become competent in [Relevant Skills & Job-Related Abilities].”

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