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1705 Pinewood Lane, Fultondale, AL 35068 • (205) 849-2127 (home) • (205) 602-0941 (cell) • dbell35068@outlook.com


Milo’s Tea

Birmingham, AL

Subject: Application for the position of Environmental Health and Safety Manager

Dear Name,

I am pleased to submit my resume for the available Environmental Health and Safety Manager position with your company. Given my background in environmental, health, and safety initiatives, I feel I am in a great position to make significant contributions to Milo’s Tea. In each of my previous roles, I have delivered success on a range of business objectives by applying a focused personal integrity and work ethic, as well as a passion for problem solving.

Please review these points from my professional background which summarize the experience and talents I can apply in this new role:

  • Over 20 years of experience developing and monitoring accident prevention programs, policies, and procedures to ensure continuously safe working condition.
  • A strong talent for developing strong working relationships with State, Federal, and local officials, as well as other environmental stakeholders
  • Experience preparing various compliance plans, such as Storm Water Pollution Prevention Plans.

Attached is my resume that provides additional information on my background and qualifications. As you can see I have a wide breadth of experience that would make me a strong asset to your team. I would appreciate the opportunity to schedule a meeting with you to discuss this role and the value I could add to your company.

In the interim, thank you for reviewing this letter and the attached material.


John D. “Dan” Bell
(205) 849-2127 (home)
(205) 602-0941 (cell)