312-Mining, manufacturing and construction supervisors

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Mining, manufacturing and construction supervisors
ISCO Code: 
Job Description: 
Mining, manufacturing and construction supervisors co-ordinate, supervise, control and schedule the activities of workers in manufacturing, mining and construction operations.

Main Tasks include -

  • overseeing, supervising and co-ordinating the activities of tradespersons, process control technicians, machine operators, assemblers, labourers and other workers
  • organizing and planning daily work
  • preparing cost estimates, records and reports
  • identifying shortages of staff or supplies
  • ensuring safety of workers
  • instructing and training new staff.

Occupations in this minor group are classified into the following unit groups:

3121 Mining supervisors
3122 Manufacturing supervisors
3123 Construction supervisors