Construction Supervisor Job Description

Construction Supervisor Job Description

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Construction supervisor provides on-site construction management, inspection, contract administration, and technical expertise for public works construction to ensure the work of contractors is performed safely and in compliance with contract documents and applicable local, State, and Federal laws.
Construction Supervisor Job Description

Construction Supervisor Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Monitor O&M activities to ensure compliance with Company policies local, state and federal regulatory requirements
Maintain and enforce all SBA and OSHA safety practices and perform daily job site safety inspections
Ensure that QP's safety regulation for contractors, project safety plans and QP / State of Qatar's environmental regulations are understood and followed by the contractors
Establishes work plan and staffing for each phase of project
Coordinates project activities, ensuring compliance with all relevant governmental and regulatory agencies
Review plans for assigned projects
Piping design, fabrication, QC and installation knowledge (standards, codes, NDE (non destructive examination), ) required
Pressure vessel design, fabrication, RBI (risk based inspection) and installation knowledge (standards, codes, NDE (non destructive examination), ) required
Plan and supervise Assistant Superintendent and/or craft activities
Assist in resolving construction problems (lack of productivity, work interfaces, ) as required

Construction Supervisor Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Construction Supervisor

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: CPR, OSHA, HVAC, NECEPT, AED, GED, CPTED, NACE, APM, CISEC

Education for Construction Supervisor

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the construction supervisor job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Associate Degree in Construction, Engineering, Education, Associates, Construction Management, Technical, Electronics, Electrical Engineering, Electrician, Computer Science

Skills for Construction Supervisor

Desired skills for construction supervisor include:

Microsoft Office and the ability to learn custom software
Aerial and underground construction
Network operations and associated inventory for both RF and Fiber networks
Telecom construction
Applicable local

Desired experience for construction supervisor includes:

The incumbent may be required to learn duties associated with specific areas of the operation depending on the operational need and the employee’s demonstrated abilities
This position may require some travel for temporary assignments, meetings, and training
Conduct regular job site safety walkthroughs and EHS evaluations accident investigations
May require daily travel to network equipment sites in the area
Assist Labor Relations Department in maintaining communications with unions, resolving jurisdictional disputes, requisitioning required manpower, , as necessary
Monitor craft compliance with project safety program requirements

Construction Supervisor Examples


Construction Supervisor Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of construction supervisor. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for construction supervisor
  • Report progress, performance, initiatives, issues, and challenges to the construction superintendent
  • Provide input to and review development of contractor’s detailed plans to complete the work
  • Monitor and appraise contractor’s performance and recommend corrective action to be taken where deficiencies are detected
  • Coordinate resolution of production and technical issues with appropriate company and contractor resources on and off-site
  • Ensure appropriate Material Handling and Working Environment reviews are carried out at site and that findings are resolved and implemented by contractor
  • Review field change requests and change assessments in accordance with Management of Change Plan
  • Assist PMT in meeting RGEE expectation as required
  • Ensure Contractor management systems are followed
  • Assist in the preparation of daily activity reports
  • Serve as day-to-day interface with EPC contractor/craft labor during the Execution phase providing a focus on safety, quality, cost, and schedule
Qualifications for construction supervisor
  • Knowledge of Quality Control/ Quality Assurance practices
  • Degree to be construction related
  • Provide safety monitoring/leadership/coaching participate in safety meetings
  • Participate, coach and assist Contractor personnel in effective pre-task planning measures in JSA's, and toolbox meetings
  • Interface with QA/QC personnel to address quality issues/progress
  • Provide oversight of contractor’s materials management/verification systems Monitor and ensure compliance with specification, procedures, and plans

Construction Supervisor Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of construction supervisor. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for construction supervisor
  • Coordinate service activities, such as cranes, staging, supporting trades
  • In conjunction with Territory Management, plan, schedule, prioritize and organize material deliveries, equipment, manpower and subcontractors in a manner ensuring that projects progress in an efficient and productive manner
  • Inspect job sites daily to ensure construction is performed in accordance with plans, and specifications, and that customer and SBA quality standards are met
  • Participate in pre-construction walks with client and vendors to confirm site layout and staking to ensure correct setbacks, tower orientation and tower anchor distances
  • Responsible for providing and maintaining a safe worksite
  • Closely monitors contractors and provide guidance to ensure full understanding of the scope and minimize construction claims
  • Document contract crew activities, prepare and present periodic oral and written update reports and verify the accuracy of contractor invoicing
  • Oversee the activities of multiple contract construction crews contractor management for timely completion of assigned work
  • Coordinate mandatory, on-going employee training (OQ, Block, Competent Person, Pipe & Steel Joining, Respirator, HR, EMRF)
  • Review plans, specifications, and estimates regarding project design
Qualifications for construction supervisor
  • 5) years’ experience in large-scope construction site operation
  • Prefer (5) years in warehouse supervisor position
  • Fire retardant clothing provided by Steamboat Facilities is required
  • A Bachelor of Science degree in a technical discipline (Construction Management preferred) and 2 or more years of experience in construction supervision preferred
  • A strong technical background in mechanical equipment installation / pipe fitting / HVAC or demonstrated experience in the chemical industry where related technical skills were applied
  • Be familiar with quality control techniques and their application in the construction industry

Construction Supervisor Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a construction supervisor. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for construction supervisor
  • Practical knowledge of Network operations and associated inventory for both RF and Fiber networks
  • Have an understanding of environmental requirements
  • Have knowlodge of quality management
  • Have past experience of construction/maintenance
  • Complete necessary paperwork and/or data entry, via computer, for Payroll, Engineering, Safety
  • Provide leadership to and development of the craft workforce
  • Work within departmental budgets
  • Promote and maintain an environment that fosters a high performance culture and a learning organization
  • Assisting and executing the direction of corporate and departmental leadership through the development of co-workers and outside vendors
  • Supervising and executing multiple new construction, remodel and special projects
Qualifications for construction supervisor
  • Experience of using project/contract management systems in order to understand and analyze data
  • Proficient in relevant software Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, Project)
  • Directs the craft employees engaged in the execution of the construction, operation and maintenance of company overhead and/or underground electric facilities
  • Arranging and conducting agenda for new store pre-construction meetings and remodel coordination meetings
  • Supervising and executing project time lines/specifications/and code compliance
  • Overseeing bi-weekly progress meetings and inspections throughout construction phasing

Construction Supervisor Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a construction supervisor. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for construction supervisor
  • Developing specifications for construction work and preparing call for tendering documents
  • Doing the accounting of all construction works installed on various sites and including the follow-up on invoices
  • Negotiating construction contracts with contractors and having them approved by the Head and Senior Advisor of Site Construction
  • Conducting surveying work and overseeing specific assignments
  • Making sure safety standards are met during construction
  • Securing release signatures of site representatives you are responsible for
  • Directs and oversees and organizational investor relations function
  • Climbs ladders, towers or other structures as needed
  • Communicate regularly with Operations leadership for guidance and training
  • Acts as a liasion between project management group and the operations group
Qualifications for construction supervisor
  • Excellent project supervision skills and ability to supervise multiple projects
  • Willingness to travel to onsite store location for project scheduling, inspections, and store openings
  • Willingness to work a variable work schedule including nights, weekends, holidays as needed
  • Class A General Contacting License
  • Maintain continuing education requirements
  • Ten (10) or more years as field Superintendent or Electrical Foreman

Construction Supervisor Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a construction supervisor. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for construction supervisor
  • Direct and schedule field crews
  • Daily Development of Project Packet to include project detail, maps, images and supporting files for review by other resources
  • Company wide safety practices, policies and training
  • Safety violation enforcement and disciplinary action reviews
  • Help with staff training and process and procedures development for this team
  • Ongoing staff training
  • Shop asset management (fleet, equipment, facilities)
  • Modify CAD layouts
  • Communicate construction progression and changes to project management
  • Oversee construction activity and sub trades
Qualifications for construction supervisor
  • Knowledge of retail operations and structure to understand customer needs
  • Ability to generate detailed clear drain downs and communicate written accurate instructions and apply it in the field setting
  • CAD and/or BIM experience
  • Minimum eight (8) years experience in highway maintenance or construction, including at least five (5) years in a supervisory capacity
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office products - Outlook, Excel, Word, Etc…
  • Ability to become proficient with customer “Host Systems”

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