Operations Management Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Engineering

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Operations Management Skills List in Engineering

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an Operations Management role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Operations Management job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 47% of Operations Management job descriptions contained engineering as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

engineering
47%
mechanical
24%
apprentice
20%
apprenticeship
20%
environment
20%
manual
20%
practical
20%
utilities
20%
water
20%
manufacturing
17%
engineer
14%
manager
14%
power networks
14%
maintenance
10%
operations management
10%
management
10%
construction
10%
production
10%
mechanical engineering
7%
procurement
7%
operations
7%
training
7%
operations manager
7%
health and safety
7%
building
7%
degree
7%
design
7%
hotels
7%
junior
7%
leisure
7%
project
7%
qualification
7%
site
7%
systems
7%
senior electrical tendering engineer
7%
account management
7%
electronics manufacturing
7%
erp
7%
lean processes
7%
management professional
7%
manufacturing environment
7%
operational excellence
7%
performance metrics
7%
process improvement
7%
building services
4%
facilities management
4%
customer quality
4%
customer-facing
4%
iso standards
4%
manufacturing operations
4%
strategic planning
4%
supply chain management
4%
manufacture
4%
materials
4%
brislington
4%
bristol
4%
contract
4%
progression
4%
project management
4%
restoration
4%
senior
4%
south west
4%
sales manager
4%
service manager
4%
easa
4%
mro
4%
workshop supervisor
4%
electrician
4%
hvac
4%
plumbing
4%
chp
4%
electrical engineering
4%
fabric
4%
facilities maintenance
4%
labour
4%
maintenance operative
4%
plumber
4%
trades
4%
trades and labour
4%
continuous improvement
4%
lean manufacturing
4%
root cause analysis
4%
six sigma
4%
solidworks
4%
purchasing
4%
birmingham
4%
facilities manager
4%
fm
4%
head of operations
4%
operations director
4%
qhse
4%
quality
4%
stafford
4%
tamworth
4%
safety
4%
civil engineering
4%
lifting
4%
lifting equipment
4%
rams
4%
structural engineering
4%
hse senior advisor
4%
hse
4%
chemical engineer
4%
director
4%
facilities
4%
petrochemical
4%
qshe
4%
supervisor
4%
technical
4%
wastewater
4%
water treatment
4%
analytical skills
4%
communication skills
4%
information systems
4%

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