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
46%
aircraft engineer
41%
mechanical engineer
32%
aircraft
28%
aerodynamics
23%
mechanics
23%
mechanical
23%
hydraulic
23%
electrical
23%
a350
23%
mechanic
23%
engineering
19%
military
14%
mod
14%
p66
14%
maintenance
14%
raf
14%
sc
14%
b777
14%
b1 engineer
14%
engineer
14%
defence
14%
b1.2 global leader
14%
aeronautical
14%
caa
10%
aerospace engineer
10%
aeronautical engineer
10%
vehicle conversion
10%
trains
10%
stripping
10%
rolling stock
10%
psv technician
10%
modifications
10%
manufacturing
10%
maintenance engineering
10%
locomotives
10%
hgv technician
10%
fitter
10%
cars
10%
north west
10%
aerospace engineering
10%
automotive
10%
merseyside
10%
manchester
10%
crawley
10%
liverpool
10%
gatwick
10%
heathrow
10%
easa
10%
electro-mechanical
5%
assembly
5%
engineering drawings
5%
spray paint
5%
analyst
5%
team leader
5%
line maintenance
5%
glasgow
5%
lae
5%
scotland
5%
disassembly
5%
composites
5%
commercial aviation
5%
civil aviation
5%
aircraft maintenance
5%
static
5%
marine engineer
5%
manufacturing engineer
5%
avionic technician
5%
maintenance fitter
5%
b1 lae
5%

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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