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Dear Mr. Leighton

Please find my resume in application for the Millwright position that has become available at Platt Mills. You will find that I hold the required skills you are looking for. I have seven years’experience as a Millwright, two of them at Stilton & Hobbs and five at Grayston Mills. My resume contains detailed information on my skills and capabilities as well as the different responsibilities I was tasked with at each company I was employed at.

I am exceptionally well-skilled in the installation, operation and maintenance of various types of heavy duty machinery. I have used hand and electrical tools, ultrasonic measuring tools, lasers, cutting torches and tensioners. I adhere to safety precautions in effectively and efficiently carrying out my duties. In carrying out my responsibilities I have had to interpret technical drawings and engineering plans. I also have a sound knowledge and experience in using computer applications like Auto CAD.

A summary of my professional accomplishments is as follows:

Implemented a productivity improvement plan that saved Grayston Mills as much as $25,000 in the last three years I worked there.

Trained and mentored a team of 4 junior Millwrights at Grayston Mills.

Received Employee of the Year Award twice for introducing a simplified feedback system for identifying individual projects needs and job procedures and then for performing machinery maintenance duties meeting the highest standards.

I am excited at the thought this opportunity will bring for me to use my skills and experience and to develop new ones at Plat Mills. I thrive on meeting challenges put before me. Thank you for taking the time to consider my application and I hope my resume generates enough interest for you to invite me to an interview.


Joe Gelling

Include These Millwright Skills

  • Ability to use a diverse range of tools and equipment.
  • Mechanical aptitude.
  • Physical strength is needed to lift and manipulate heavy objects.
  • Technical skills that involve reading technical documents such as blueprints.
  • Troubleshooting skills.
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