Civil Engineering Skills for your CV in the Engineering Industry

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Civil Engineering Skills List in the Engineering Industry

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Civil Engineering role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Civil Engineering job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 42% of Civil Engineering job descriptions contained civil engineering as a required skill.

Skills

Popularity

civil engineering
42%
autocad
36%
civils 3d
36%
microdrainage
36%
engineer
30%
civil technician
24%
civil engineer
18%
civil
18%
civils
12%
drainage
12%
tendering
12%
highways
12%
home counties
12%
s104
12%
london
12%
drainage design
12%
s278
12%
minor works
12%
s38
12%
nrswa
12%
roads
12%
site manager
12%
nuclear
6%
hnd
6%
associate
6%
sectors
6%
hinckley point c
6%
onc
6%
water
6%
design
6%
project engineer
6%
project manager
6%
estimator
6%
structural engineer
6%
section 38
6%
structural engineering
6%
transport
6%
structural technician
6%
wolverhampton
6%
assessor
6%
construction
6%
education
6%
energy
6%
trainer
6%
building engineer
6%
engineering
6%
bid preparation
6%
construction engineer
6%
estimating
6%
pqq
6%
construction manager
6%
infrastructure
6%
tender preparation
6%
utilities
6%
foreman
6%
management
6%
procurement
6%

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