Rangkuman Materi Bahasa Inggris Kelas 12 Bab 4

Guru Madrasah

Rangkuman Materi Bahasa Inggris Kelas 12 Bab 4

Chapter 4 : Do You Know How to Apply for a Job?

Job Application Letter

First material we start with job application letter.

(Materi pertama kita akan mulai dengan surat lamaran kerja)

We need to know job application letter in case someday we are applying a job to company.

(Kita harus mengetahui tentang surat lamaran kerja agar suatu saat kita dapat mengaplikasikannya ketika melamar pekerjaan)

Structure of Job Application Letter

Now we are going to learn about structure of job application letter itself.

(Sekarang kita akan mempelajari tentang struktur dari surat lamaran kerja)

The structure is:

(Strukturnya adalah: )

  1. Contact Information
  2. Employer Contact Information
  3. Salutation
  4. First Paragraph
  5. Middle Paragraph(s)
  6. Final Paragraph
  7. Complimentary Close

Contact Information

Contact information section is consist of:

(Bagian dari informasi kontak terdiri dari: )

  • Name (Nama kita)
  • Address (Alamat rumah kita)
  • City, State Zip Code (Kota dan kode pos)
  • Phone Number (No telepon yang dapat dihubungi)
  • Email Address (Alamat email)
  • Date (Tanggal pembuatan surat lamaran kerja)

Employer Contact Information

Employer contact information section is consist of:

(Bagian dari informasi kontak yang menawarkan pekerjaan terdiri dari: )

  • Name (Nama yang menawarkan pekerjaan)
  • Title (Gelar)
  • Company (Nama Perusahaan)
  • Address (Alamat perusahaan)
  • City, State Zip Code (Kota dan kode pos)

Salutation

Salutation is greeting by you to the employer.

(Salutation adalah pemberian salam olehmu kepada pemberi pekerjaan)

Usually use: Dear Mr./Ms. Last Name.

(Biasanya menggunakan: Dear Mr./Ms. Last Name)

Please remember to use LAST NAME.

(Mohon diingat gunakan nama belakang)

Example if the name is John Alexander, so you will mention “Dear Mr. Alexander”.

(Contohnya jika namanya adalah John Alexander, maka gunakan “Dear Mr. Alexander”)

First Paragraph

The first paragraph of your letter should include information on why you are writing.

(Paragraf pertama harus mencakup informasi tujuan dari pengiriman surat lamaran kerja ini)

Mention the job you are applying for and where you found the job listing.

(Sebutkan pekerjaan yang akan kalian lamar dan daripada kalian mendapatkan informasi lowongan tersebut)

Include the name of a mutual contact, if you have one.

(Masukkan juga nama dari kontak terdekat bisa keluarga atau saudara, jika ada)

You might conclude by briefly and concisely saying why you think you are an ideal candidate for the job.

(Disini juga bisa kalian masukkan secara jelas mengapa kamu berpikir bahwa kamu cocok untuk pekerjaan ini)

Middle Paragraph(s)

In this section should describe what you have to offer the employer.

(Dibagian ini kalian sebaiknya menjabarkan apa yang bisa kalian tawarkan kepada perusahaan)

It can be a single paragraph, or you can break it up into a couple of paragraphs.

(Bisa terdiri dari satu paragraf atau beberapa paragraf)

If the section gets lengthy, you may use bullet points to break up the text.

(Jika terlalu panjang, kalian bisa dibuat kedalam point-point)

Remember, you are interpreting your resume, not repeating it.

(INGAT, kalian menjelaskan secara singkat skill kalian bukan panjang lebar)

Final Paragraph

Conclude your application letter by thanking the employer for considering you for the position.

(Disini masukkan juga ucapan terimakasih kepada perusahaan karena telah mempertimbangkan kalian dalam pekerjaan tersebut)

Complimentary Close

Complimentary close section is consist of:

(Complimentary close terdiri dari : )

  • Sincerely,
  • Signature (for a hard copy letter)
  • Typed Signature

Example of Job Application Letter

Here below the example of job application letter.

(Dibawah ini adalah contoh dari surat lamaran pekerjaan)

example of job application letter

You can try to match the number in example with number in structure above.

(kalian bisa mencocokkan nomor di contoh dengan nomor di struktur)

Jakarta, July 6, 2020

Mr. Evans
Head of Human Resource Division
PT. Star Lab
Jl. Sudirman No 564
Jakarta, 12046

Dear Mr. Evans,

Based on the advertising on Glints, posted on June 28, 2020 about the job as Receptionist in your hotel, I would like to volunteer to fill the position.

I have completed my undergraduate program in the field of telecommunication and tourism at Telkom University Bandung, and I believe I have the perfect skills required for the job.

I am 25 years old and had worked as a receptionist for 3 years at Parahyangan Hotel.
I can speak 3 foreign languages including English and Chinese.
In addition, I am well adapted to operate any kinds of gadgets in a hotel.

For your consideration, I have attached a curriculum vitae.
I am looking forward to the interview so I can explain my skills and abilities in person with you.

Best regards,

Amaya Sadita