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:

  • 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 programmes 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 specialised 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
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

Construction project manager
Working proprietor (construction)

Specific Occupations: 

Building and construction project manager

Working proprietor (construction)

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Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore