Cover letter for an aquatic position (5 samples)


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Page last updated: 19/10/2022

This blog post will show samples of “cover letters for aquatic positions.”

Samples of cover letters for an aquatic position

When writing an aquatic position cover letter, 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 or hiring manager).”
  • The next step is to state the position you are applying for and how you found the opening. 
  • Write a short sentence about why you’re interested in the position.
  • State your skills and work experience; ensure they are similar to the job position. When stating your 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 aquatic position”

“Dear Mrs. Herbert,

I was pleased to see your advertisement on for an experienced Aquatic Biologist. This is an ideal position for me, and I have included my resume for your consideration.

Briefly, I have a master’s degree in Aquatic Biology from Hamline University, two years of experience in an internship studying aquatic life at Paragon Laboratories, Inc, and over six years working in the role of Aquatic Biologist at URS Corporation. My chief tasks in this position match those in your job specifications to include the close and constant study of aquatic life in various aquatic environments and with persistent and changing environmental variables. I am an excellent researcher, am well-versed in all lab equipment, and am a hard worker.

If you are interested in speaking with me further, please call me on my cell phone: (555)-555-5555. Thank you.



Joel Russ

Encl: Resume”

Sample 2: “Cover letter for an aquatic position”

“6535 Candelaria Mount

Lake Elizabethfort, NY 36684-6292

Dear Landry Littel,

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

In my previous role, I was responsible for pool maintenance duties including facility maintenance, equipment inspections, and ordering equipment and supplies.

Please consider my experience and qualifications for this position:

  • Competitive swimming experience preferred
  • Considerable experience using a networked computer system with evidence of proficiency in word processing, spreadsheet preparation and utilization, database entry and maintenance
  • WSI-T, LGI-T, CPO, and/or AFO
  • Greet and service members at the Swim Services Desk in a friendly and professional manner
  • Initiate, develop and maintain positive relationships with all members and guests including proactive calls to members that have not shown for classes
  • Proactively promote member needs and interests and recommend programs, products and services appropriately
  • Enter swim sales transactions at POS for members, including program, service and product payments
  • Accurately schedule members for programs and services accordingly

Thank you in advance for reviewing my candidacy for this position.


Parker Gibson”

Sample 3: “Cover letter for an aquatic position”

“304 Muller Mill

East Jewell, IN 42737

Dear Jordan Dach,

I submit this application to express my sincere interest in the aquatics position.

Previously, I was responsible for technical services to scientific staff; assisting with IACUC animal protocol development; and review and ensure a high level of customer service by providing timely, accurate and expert support to researchers in all aspects of research utilizing aquatic species.

Please consider my qualifications and experience:

  • Appropriately respond to questions and messages regarding a member accounts
  • Process member paperwork, including registrations, cancellations, confirmation emails, program audits, filing
  • Outstanding performance as a member of the leadership
  • Strong Ellis & Associates knowledge base to ensure enforcement of E&A policies
  • This internship will involve a significant amount of reporting and analysis, so knowledge of Microsoft Excel is preferred
  • Should possess excellent planning, multi-tasking and organizational skills
  • Knowledge of State of Georgia rules and regulations in regard to pool operation and maintenance
  • First Aid, CPR, AED, Lifeguard Management and WSI lifeguard trainer

I really appreciate you taking the time to review my application for the position of aquatics.


Story Boyer”

Sample 4: “Cover letter for an aquatic position”

“6283 Shields Fort

Donellaland, KY 41309

Dear Indigo Kuhlman,

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

In my previous role, I was responsible for support and guidance to schools and faculty interested in developing a program (day, overnight, international, water and swimming).

My experience is an excellent fit for the list of requirements in this job:

  • Hold a current Aquatic Facility Operator or Certified Pool Operator certificate
  • Develops a weekly schedule for lifeguards and instructors
  • Planning, organizing, overseeing, and teaching of swimming classes for the aquatic programs
  • Promotes membership and program enrollment assimilates new members and participants into Aquatic Programs
  • Cooperates closely with other YMCA staff and volunteers to provide quality services for the members and follows all stated emergency procedures
  • Work experience in an aquatic and/or recreational sports setting supervising programs is highly desirable
  • Plan, implement, and manage the swim lesson program with a member-centered focus
  • Plan, implement, and manage the Alpharetta Sting Swim Team program including recruitment of volunteers and swim meet coordination

Thank you in advance for taking the time to read my cover letter and review my resume.


Zion Treutel”

Sample 5: “Cover letter for an aquatic position”

“18722 Susanne Landing

South Rodton, VA 21722

Dear Dallas Quigley,

I am excited to be applying for the position of aquatics director. Please accept this letter and the attached resume as my interest in this position.

In my previous role, I was responsible for technical expertise and serve as a daily resource for all sports programs and the campus community on the applicable institutional, athletic conference, and NCAA policies and procedures.

Please consider my experience and qualifications for this position:

  • Creates and manages a yearly aquatic budget
  • Serve on the Association Aquatics Cabinet
  • In collaboration with the Associate Executive Director, lead the risk management and emergency procedures for the aquatics areas and the facility
  • Certifications in the use of CPR and AED use
  • Organizational experience, preferably in an aquatics facility and personnel management environment
  • Experience maintaining and managing an aquatics centre
  • Previous aquatic facility managing experience
  • Previous swim coaching experience

Thank you in advance for taking the time to read my cover letter and review my resume.


Royal Walker”

Frequently Asked Questions: Samples of cover letters for an aquatic position

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How would you describe your aquatic skills?

Top skills you should have:

  • Aquatics
  • CPR
  • Instruction
  • First Aid Certified
  • Lifeguards
  • Scheduling
  • Swimming
  • Lifeguard Training Certificate
  • Customer Service
  • MS Office

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