First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
Salary Median (2020)
Projected Job Growth (2019-2029)
+4.8% (slower than the average)
Most Common Level of Education
High school diploma or equivalent
What First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers Do
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of construction or extraction workers.
Other Job Titles First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers May Have
Coal Mine Production Foreman, Construction Foreman, Construction Supervisor, Electrical Supervisor, Field Operations Supervisor, Field Supervisor, Insulation Foreman, Roustabout Field Supervisor, Sheet Metal Foreman, Site Superintendent
Tasks & Responsibilities May Include
Inspect work progress, equipment, or construction sites to verify safety or to ensure that specifications are met.
Read specifications, such as blueprints, to determine construction requirements or to plan procedures.
Supervise, coordinate, or schedule the activities of construction or extractive workers.
Assign work to employees, based on material or worker requirements of specific jobs.
Coordinate work activities with other construction project activities.
Level of Education Attained by First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers
Most common level of education among people in this career: High school diploma or equivalent (44%)
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