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    Hi, can someone help me with how I should layout a letter or an email for work experience. Like, what should I write in each paragraph. I am not asking you to write it for me, just some help to guide me. I am looking for work experience in an engineering environment.

    Thanks for all help.
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    Try and find a name of the person you need to send it to rather than a generic (Dear Sir/Madam or Dear Hiring Manager).

    A clear heading stating what you are looking for (type of role, particular dates/length of placement etc).

    Explain why you are interested in that company/organisation

    Explain what you could bring to the company and/or outline any skills/experiences/motivations/future plans you think you are relevant to the type of role you are looking for.

    An appropriate sign off.

    Make sure it is relatively concise, well structured and error free.





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    (Original post by J-SP)
    Try and find a name of the person you need to send it to rather than a generic (Dear Sir/Madam or Dear Hiring Manager).

    A clear heading stating what you are looking for (type of role, particular dates/length of placement etc).

    Explain why you are interested in that company/organisation

    Explain what you could bring to the company and/or outline any skills/experiences/motivations/future plans you think you are relevant to the type of role you are looking for.

    An appropriate sign off.

    Make sure it is relatively concise, well structured and error free.

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    Thanks for the help, much appreciated
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    (Original post by J-SP)
    Try and find a name of the person you need to send it to rather than a generic (Dear Sir/Madam or Dear Hiring Manager).

    A clear heading stating what you are looking for (type of role, particular dates/length of placement etc).

    Explain why you are interested in that company/organisation

    Explain what you could bring to the company and/or outline any skills/experiences/motivations/future plans you think you are relevant to the type of role you are looking for.

    An appropriate sign off.

    Make sure it is relatively concise, well structured and error free.

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    Quick question, when you say relatively concise, about how much words do you think is enough? I've finished writing one and it comes to around 250 words in total. Is that too much or is it ok?
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    (Original post by MaaSharabi)
    Quick question, when you say relatively concise, about how much words do you think is enough? I've finished writing one and it comes to around 250 words in total. Is that too much or is it ok?
    That's fine. 250 words is not a lot to read.

    But conciseness is not just about number of words is more about not putting in a load of words or sentences that are unnecessary or repetitive.


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