3123-Construction supervisors

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Construction supervisors
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Job Description: 
Construction supervisors, co-ordinate, supervise and schedule the activities of workers engaged in the construction and repair of buildings and structures.

Main 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 heath 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

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