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Public Health Specialist Cover Letter

Augie Cramer
28 Cellar Rd
Surface Paradise WA 6000
T: (08) 4003 7996
M: 0405 504 045


Sally Montague
Health Services Manager
Lister Valley Council

Dear Ms Montague

Re: Environmental Health Officer position

I am writing to apply for the position of Environmental Health Officer at Lister Valley Council as advertised recently on

In my current role as Environmental Health Officer at Meadow Council, I am responsible for the management and implementation of a gamut of local environmental health programs. This includes, but is not limited to, the monitoring of standards for food preparation, the organisation of school and community immunisation programs, the investigation and control of environmental pollution, the management of wastewater systems, solid waste and recycling programs, business environmental compliance, and the oversight of widespread public education programs.

I am responsible for seeking and achieving sustainable environmental health outcomes across the board. This has involved considerable dealings with public health consultants – of which I used to be one – and academics pertaining to the latest research on environmental health policy.

I am fully qualified, with a Bachelor of Science (majoring in biochemistry and physiology) and a Master of Public Health (majoring in environmental health). I am also a member of the NSW Infectious Disease Control Committee, which I helped form in the wake of the NSW floods while working as a public health consultant.

I possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. I have extensive experience in collecting data and writing reports, with sound critical and analytical skills. I am also versed in all legislation relevant to my role, including the Public Health and Wellbeing Act, the Public Health Act, and the Environmental Protection Act.

I am a vivacious and enthusiastic person, with a passion for good health policy and sustainable environmental outcomes. I work well solo, but generally work best in a dynamic team driven by shared goals.

My resume is attached and I look forward to being able to discuss the position with you further.

Yours sincerely,

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Augie Cramer

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Rene DuBois
907 Whitson Way
Any Village, USA 33333
[email protected]

June 3, 20--

Ms. Laura Jones
Hiring Manager
Any Town Health Clinic
100 Central Avenue
Any Town, USA 99999

Dear Mr. Jones:

I saw your ad on for experienced health promotion specialists to take over a community-wide campaign to inspire better health care in Any Town and throughout the county. The duties you listed are familiar to me, including developing health initiatives, compiling reports, filing, meeting with management and the media and making presentations to community groups. I did this work when employed by Any Village Health Clinic.

I recognize you may receive many cover letters in response to your post, but I’m hopeful I’ll receive an invitation to come in for an interview. I’d welcome showing you how I can offer my skills and expertise to your staff and serve the people of Any Town to achieve greater health consciousness.

If you are interested and available to meet, please call me on my cell phone--888-888-8888 to select a date and time.

I appreciate your reading my cover letter and resume. I look forward to hearing from you soon.


Rene DuBois