Construction Manager Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Engineering

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Construction Manager Skills List in Engineering

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Construction Manager role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Construction Manager job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 59% of Construction Manager job descriptions contained construction as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

construction
59%
mechanical
28%
engineering
21%
project
21%
design
18%
engineer
18%
manager
18%
electrical
18%
project manager
14%
roofing
14%
cladding
14%
manchester
14%
civil
14%
civil engineering
11%
contracts
11%
projects
11%
2d
11%
3d
11%
autocad
11%
designer
11%
full training
11%
life insurance
11%
liverpool
11%
mon-fri
11%
private healthcare
11%
progression
11%
warrington
11%
hybrid
11%
maintenance
11%
structural
11%
reading
11%
degree
11%
graduate
11%
junior
11%
m&e
11%
qs
11%
high voltage
7%
pls
7%
staad
7%
substation
7%
project management
7%
18th edition
7%
installation
7%
repair
7%
bracknell
7%
slough
7%
lifting
7%
pipeline
7%
temporary works
7%
bournemouth
7%
dorset
7%
grad
7%
poole
7%
quantity
7%
ringwood
7%
surveyor
7%
trainee
7%
castleford
7%
commercial
7%
leeds
7%
pre construction manager
7%
renewables
7%
retail
7%
solar
7%
civils
4%
construction management
4%
contract manager
4%
contracts manager
4%
costings
4%
cscs
4%
ecs
4%
meetings
4%
newcastle
4%
principal contractor
4%
principle contract
4%
site agent
4%
asset analyst
4%
asset management
4%
asset manager
4%
business development specialist
4%
investment manager
4%
portfolio analyst
4%
portfolio consultant
4%
portfolio manager
4%
structural engineer - construction
4%
construction project manager
4%
contracts management
4%
lead project manager
4%
project administrator
4%
project coordinator
4%
project director
4%
project estimator
4%
project lead
4%
project planning
4%
ai
4%
mobile plant
4%
plant hire
4%
service manager
4%
telemetry
4%
communication skills
4%
drawings
4%
health
4%
blackpool
4%
management
4%
measuring
4%
pm
4%
senior
4%
site visits
4%
specifications
4%
steelwork
4%
air
4%
andover
4%
basingstoke
4%
conditioning
4%
hampshire
4%
london
4%
southampton
4%
winchester
4%
hse senior advisor
4%
birmingham
4%
building
4%
hotels
4%
leisure
4%
nationwide
4%
qualification
4%
site
4%
systems
4%
mep
4%
plumbing
4%
survey
4%
surveying
4%
mechanical services
4%
bristol
4%
fabrication
4%
pipework
4%
quantity surveyor
4%
welding
4%
principal mechanical engineer
4%
senior mechanical engineer
4%
geography
4%
geology
4%
bdm
4%
derby
4%
development
4%
facades
4%
insulation
4%
leicester
4%
nottingham
4%
sales
4%
sheffield
4%
specification
4%
technical
4%

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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