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

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Maintenance Worker Skills List in Construction & Property

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Maintenance Worker role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Maintenance Worker job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 66% of Maintenance Worker job descriptions contained landscape as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

landscape
66%
labour
39%
pa6
37%
communication skills
37%
ground maintenance
37%
landscaper
35%
garden
24%
grounds
24%
ground maintenance operative
20%
skilled tradesperson
18%
garden project management
18%
groundworker
13%
gardener
13%
grounds worker
11%
general maintenance
11%
landscaping
11%
carpentry
9%
builder
9%
grounds maintenance
7%
maintenance
7%
multi skilled tradesman
7%
carpenter
7%
project manager
7%
multi-trade operative
5%
plumber
5%
foreman
5%
tiling
5%
forestry
5%
gardening
5%
fencing
5%
bricklayer
5%
handyperson
5%
maintenance worker
5%
domestic ground worker
5%
ground worker
5%
multi-skilled operator
5%
skilled trades
5%
diy
5%
handyman
5%
painter
3%
woking
3%
labour mate
3%
skilled labourer
3%
driver
3%
labourer
3%
groundworks
3%
excavation
3%
drainage
3%
caretaker
3%
decorator
3%
groundskeeper
3%
multi trade
3%
black cscs
3%
commercial
3%
commercial gas
3%
facility
3%
fm
3%
gas
3%
gas service engineer
3%
maintenance plumber
3%
mech maintenance
3%
mechanical maintenance
3%
plumbing
3%
service engineer
3%
grounds maintenance supervisor
3%
handywoman
3%
estimating
3%
estimators
3%
fire doors
3%
multiskilled tradesman
3%
electrician
3%
tradesperson
3%
woodworker
3%
property maintenance
3%
multi trade operative
3%
maintenance engineer
3%
hard working
3%
reliable
3%
trustworthy
3%
surrey
3%
electrical engineer
3%
worker
3%
site worker
3%
site operative
3%
site hand
3%
recycling line picker
3%
contract management
3%
facilities coordinator
3%
facilities management
3%
fixing
3%
estimates
3%
painting
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.

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