General Operative Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Manufacturing

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General Operative Skills List in Manufacturing

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a General Operative role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of General Operative job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 34% of General Operative job descriptions contained warehouse as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

warehouse
34%
production
34%
production operative
30%
manufacturing
21%
assembly
17%
factory
17%
general operative
13%
heavy lifting
13%
labouring
13%
lifting
13%
factory operative
9%
warehouse operative
9%
repetitive
9%
follow instructions
9%
machine operative
9%
industrial cleaner
9%
cleaning
9%
cleaner
9%
housekeeping
9%
packer
9%
pickers and packers
5%
production worker
5%
outside
5%
shaping
5%
operative
5%
policies
5%
transport
5%
handling
5%
labourer
5%
manual handling
5%
food processing
5%
pallets
5%
wrapping
5%
machine
5%
operating machines
5%
unloading
5%
admin
5%
machines
5%
machinist
5%
packaging
5%
workshop
5%
assembly operator
5%
cables
5%
flt driver
5%
packing
5%
operations
5%
manual labour
5%
waste management
5%
food production
5%
rotating shifts
5%
dyehouse
5%
assembly operative
5%
manufacturing operative
5%
warehousing
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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