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

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Construction Skills List in Construction & Property

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

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

construction
50%
project management
19%
buyer
13%
graduate
13%
construction industry
13%
main contractor
13%
fareham
7%
cscs
7%
tender
7%
property
7%
electrical construction manager
7%
procurement
7%
guildford
7%
site work
7%
electrical manager
7%
supply chain
7%
hampshire
7%
surveying
7%
electrical project manager
7%
apartments
7%
home counties
7%
testing
7%
health safety
7%
buying
7%
junior
7%
construction manager
7%
nebosh
7%
new build
7%
london
7%
lead development
7%
estimators
7%
procurement manager
7%
manufacturing
7%
handover
7%
property management
7%
military
7%
residential
7%
pm
7%
military experience
7%
project planning
7%
senior buyer
7%
project engineer
7%
project coordination
7%
cscs card
7%
materials controller
7%
project manager
7%
driving licence
7%
principal contractor
7%
south east
7%
dry lining
7%
administrator
7%
southampton
7%
construction law
7%
civils
7%
surrey
7%
planner
7%
construction management
7%
contracts manager
7%
woking
7%
planning manager
7%
dispute resolution
7%
coordinator
7%
construction buyer
7%
senior planner
7%
paralegals
7%
engineering
7%

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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