Maintenance Technician Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Engineering

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Maintenance Technician Skills List in Engineering

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Maintenance Technician role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Maintenance Technician job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 77% of Maintenance Technician job descriptions contained engineering as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

engineering
77%
mechanical
73%
apprenticeship
70%
apprentice
68%
environment
68%
manual
68%
practical
68%
utilities
68%
water
68%
maintenance
26%
technician
7%
manufacturing
7%
electrical
7%
maintenance technician
7%
engineer
5%
maintenance engineer
5%
mechanical engineering
5%
electrician
5%
fmcg
5%
production
3%
shifts
3%
conveyors
3%
plc
3%
multi skilled
3%
onc
3%
manufacturing environment
3%
machinery
3%
hnc
3%
motors
3%
fault finding
3%
tradesman
3%
waste
3%
manufacturing engineering
3%
machine shop
3%
planned preventative maintenance
3%
repair
3%
engineering discipline
3%
inspections
3%
risk assessments
3%
lgv
3%
light rail
3%
electrical engineering
3%
electricity
3%
service technician
3%
production line
3%
electrical equipment
3%
equipment maintenance
3%
caretaker
3%
facilities
3%
handyman
3%
hotel
3%
maintenance operative
3%
multi-skilled
3%

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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