Construction supervisors coordinate, supervise and schedule the activities of workers engaged in the construction and repair of buildings and structures.
Tasks include -
(a) reading specifications to determine construction requirements and planning procedures;
(b) organizing and coordinating the material and human resources required to complete jobs;
(c) examining and inspecting work progress;
(d) examining equipment and construction sites to ensure that health and safety requirements are met;
(e) supervising construction sites and coordinating work with other construction projects;
(f) supervising the activities of building trades workers, labourers and other construction workers.
Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Building construction supervisor
- Site manager (construction)
Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Construction project manager - 1323
- Project builder - 1323
- Clerk of works - 3112