1323-Construction managers

Job Title: 

Construction managers

Job Description: 

Construction managers plan, direct and coordinate the construction of civil engineering projects, buildings and dwellings.


Tasks include

  • interpreting architectural drawings and specifications
  • coordinating labour resources, and procurement and delivery of materials, plant and equipment
  • negotiating with building owners, property developers and subcontractors involved in the construction process to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget
  • preparing tenders and contract bids
  • operating and implementing coordinated work programs for sites
  • ensuring adherence to building legislation and standards of performance, quality, cost and safety
  • arranging submission of plans to local authorities
  • building under contract, or subcontracting specialized building services
  • arranging building inspections by relevant authorities
  • establishing and managing budgets, controlling expenditure and ensuring the efficient use of resources
  • overseeing the selection, training and performance of staff and subcontractors
Specific Occupations: 

General-manager / Chief-manager (Construction)

Manager, regional (Construction)

Department -manager, production and operations (construction)

Contractor, construction

Builder, project/Contractor, building: project management/Manager, project: civil engineering/Manager, project: construction/Manager demolition

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Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2031