The following letter is used with permission from the Caliper Hiring Manual, published by Caliper, Princeton, New Jersey.
Thank you for providing a resume for our consideration. Because of the many responses we have received, it may be some time before we select the applicants who will be invited for an interview. However, be assured that your application will be given serious consideration.
If you are selected for an interview, we will give you a call.
In the event that you are not selected to be interviewed for this opening, we will maintain your resume on file and contact you should another suitable position arise.
Thank you, again, for expressing interest in working with us.