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, 74% of Maintenance Technician job descriptions contained mechanical as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

mechanical
74%
engineering
60%
apprenticeship
58%
environment
58%
manual
58%
practical
58%
utilities
58%
water
58%
apprentice
58%
maintenance
20%
electrical
16%
anglian water
12%
apprenticeships
12%
maintenance engineer
10%
maintenance technician
8%
manufacturing
6%
planned preventative maintenance
6%
mechanical engineering
6%
conveyors
6%
electrical maintenance engineer
6%
electrical maintenance technician
4%
fmcg
4%
waste
4%
troubleshooting
4%
reactive
4%
motors
4%
manufacturing environment
4%
technician
4%
service engineer
2%
fault finding
2%
field service engineer
2%
field service technician
2%
hydraulic
2%
machine shop
2%
multi-trade operative
2%
repair
2%
electromechanical
2%
service technician
2%
gearboxes
2%
hydraulics
2%
maintenance management
2%
pneumatics
2%
plc
2%
multi skilled
2%
electrical engineer
2%
cmms
2%
building maintenance engineer
2%
multi-skilled electrical maintenance technician
2%
multi skilled maintenance technician
2%
multi skilled maintenance engineer
2%
electrical technician
2%
electrician
2%
engineer
2%
production
2%
heavy vehicle
2%
light vehicle
2%
mechanical fitter
2%
rail
2%
rolling stock
2%

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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