Draughtsman Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Engineering

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Draughtsman Skills List in Engineering

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Draughtsman role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Draughtsman job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 61% of Draughtsman job descriptions contained cad as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

cad
61%
autocad
52%
draughtsman
43%
solidworks
40%
design
37%
engineering
34%
2d
34%
3d
34%
technician
28%
cad technician
25%
manufacturing
25%
design engineer
25%
construction
22%
designing
19%
engineer
19%
mechanical design
19%
draughtsperson
19%
inventor
19%
designer
16%
mechanical
16%
production
16%
electrical
13%
manufacture
13%
cad engineer
10%
drawing
10%
steel
10%
fmcg
10%
mechanical design engineer
7%
furniture
7%
industrial
7%
product
7%
project
7%
commercial
7%
revit
7%
2d autocad
7%
apprentice trained
7%
conveyors
7%
draftsman
7%
food
7%
material handling
7%
solid works
7%
bespoke
7%
bristol
7%
ansys
7%
drawings
7%
equipment
7%
machinery
7%
cadlite
7%
rail
7%
architecture
7%
drafter
7%
capital equipment
7%
coatings
7%
electrical design
7%
an
4%
autodesk inventor
4%
fusion 360
4%
mechanic
4%
mechanics
4%
motion
4%
npd
4%
qualifications
4%
building services
4%
islington
4%
london
4%
n1
4%
3d design
4%
heat
4%
leyland
4%
liverpool
4%
merseyside
4%
ormskirk
4%
preston
4%
skelmersdale
4%
software
4%
southport
4%
wigan
4%
concept
4%
construction engineering
4%
facade
4%
hull
4%
specification
4%
cad design
4%
cad draughtsman
4%
coalville
4%
leicester
4%
loughborough
4%
shepshed
4%
buildings
4%
buying
4%
procurement
4%
purchasing
4%
sales
4%
draughting
4%
fabrication
4%
technical
4%
tekla
4%
steel work
4%
structural
4%
building
4%
clevedon
4%
sheet metal
4%
2d graphics
4%
metal fabrication
4%
steel structures
4%
structures
4%
birmingham
4%
derby
4%
process
4%
treatment
4%
water
4%
coventry
4%
wolverhampton
4%
cabinetry
4%
dfa
4%
dfm
4%
joinery
4%
kitchen
4%
production drawing packs
4%
dawlish
4%
devon
4%
bsc
4%
graduate
4%
modelling
4%
2d cad
4%
3d cad
4%
eplan p8
4%
packaging
4%
pro panel 3d
4%
product design
4%
special purpose machinery
4%
boxing
4%
gym
4%
gym equipment
4%
lancashire
4%
rochdale
4%
brislington
4%
materials
4%
metal
4%
south west
4%
detailer
4%
hydraulics
4%
marine
4%
cad team lead
4%
engineering manager
4%
engineering team lead
4%
maritime
4%
oil and gas
4%
renewables
4%
team lead
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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