7400-Supervisors and General Foremen (Electrical and Electronic Trades)

Job Title: 

Supervisors and General Foremen (Electrical and Electronic Trades)

Job Description: 

Supervisors and general foremen in electrical and electronic trades supervise production activities within a distinct unit of an establishment concerned with electrical or electronic machinery and equipment, and control and coordinate the activities of workers in various occupations.


Tasks include:

  • interpreting specifications and job orders
  • determining sequence of operations and use of equipment
  • estimating manpower requirements
  • assigning duties to workers
  • analysing and resolving work problems
  • coordinating the work of one or more units with other units
  • recommending or initiating personnel action
  • supervising co-workers and helping them in their work
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes

General foreman (electrical and electronic installation and repair)
Supervisors and general foreman (electrical and electronic trades)
Supervisor and general foreman (M&E)

Specific Occupations: 

Supervisor/General foreman (electrical and electronic trades)

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

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