Construction Worker Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Construction & Property

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Construction Worker Skills List in Construction & Property

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Construction Worker role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Construction Worker job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 28% of Construction Worker job descriptions contained carpenter as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

carpenter
28%
builder
23%
handyman
23%
multi trade operative
23%
skilled tradesperson
23%
construction
17%
groundworker
17%
electrical engineer
17%
handywoman
17%
maintenance engineer
17%
multi skilled tradesman
17%
property maintenance
17%
labourer
12%
active team player
12%
plant operator
12%
labouring
12%
site operative
12%
site worker
12%
fire protection
12%
electrician
6%
install base
6%
housing association
6%
foreman
6%
laser cutting
6%
social housing
6%
contract managers
6%
construction trainer
6%
general labourer
6%
groundworkers
6%
maintenance operative
6%
groundwork
6%
operative
6%
plumber
6%
steel fixer
6%
plumbing
6%
drainage
6%
trainer
6%
estimators
6%
training
6%
skilled worker
6%
trades
6%
excavation
6%
tutor
6%
trades person
6%
woodwork
6%
groundworks
6%
contract management
6%
labour
6%
multi-skilled operator
6%
charge points
6%
passive fire protection
6%
estimator
6%
skilled labourer
6%
ev
6%
clerk of works
6%
electrical installation
6%
development
6%

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.

Including the right keywords in your CV will help you get past Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and win more job interviews from employers and recruiters.


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