Aircraft Engineer Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Engineering

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Aircraft Engineer Skills List in Engineering

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an Aircraft Engineer role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Aircraft Engineer job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 50% of Aircraft Engineer job descriptions contained aerospace as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

aerospace
50%
aviation
42%
rolling stock
42%
psv technician
34%
vehicle conversion
34%
engineering
34%
automotive
34%
hgv technician
34%
manufacturing
34%
raf
34%
maintenance engineering
34%
mechanic
25%
modifications
25%
stripping
25%
trains
25%
aircraft
25%
defence
25%
engineer
25%
military
25%
mod
25%
cars
25%
fitter
25%
systems
25%
machine operative
9%
yeovil
9%
machine operator
9%
somerset
9%
process operator
9%
bristol
9%
b2
9%
production engineer
9%
cheltenham
9%
lae
9%
design
9%
wales
9%
electrical
9%
armed forces
9%
gloucester
9%
gloucestershire
9%
electrical engineer
9%
mechanical
9%
marine
9%
inspector
9%
mechanical fitter
9%
customer engineer
9%
nvq level 3
9%
aircraft maintenance
9%
airworthiness
9%
quality technician
9%
railway
9%
mechanical assembler
9%
mot technician
9%
cnc operative
9%
shift engineer
9%
cnc programmer
9%
south west
9%
helicopter
9%
mechanical systems
9%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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