I am writing a cover letter for a job. Does the below sentence sound right? Or does it need to be fixed?
For eighteen years I have worked in social services as a Case Manager, as well as a Program Coordinator and Counselor.
Answer by Brawn at 5:27 PM on Dec. 12, 2013
Answer by Ballad at 5:26 PM on Dec. 12, 2013
I would go with "For the past eighteen years, I have worked....."
If it isn't current then I would word it as "For eighteen years, I worked in...."
Answer by JeremysMom at 5:26 PM on Dec. 12, 2013
Answer by Brawn at 5:30 PM on Dec. 12, 2013