Construction or building trades supervisor

Construction and building trades supervisors oversee operations and directly supervise and coordinate the activities of workers in construction and building trades.

Tasks

  • Reports as required to managerial staff on work-related matters.
  • Determines or recommends staffing and other needs to meet productivity requirements.
  • Liaises with managers and contractors to resolve operational problems.
  • Establishes and monitors work schedules to meet productivity requirements.
  • Directly supervises and coordinates the activities of construction and building workers and/or subcontractors.

Typical Education Level

Level 3 NVQ; A Levels

Will retirement created job openings

In the UK, 25% in this profession are aged 55 or above.* They will likely retire in the next 10 years, creating a demand for new workers

*This is based on national data

£25,779

Average annual earnings

The current average wage for construction or building trades supervisor is £25,779

1,569 positions

Current Employment

The number of jobs in the career for the current year is 1,569. Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons, and do not distinguish between full- and part-time jobs.

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Job Postings

Over the past year, jobs have been posted for construction or building trades supervisor roles.

How well does it pay?

Normal pay for this occupation is £25,779 per year. That is about £2,148 per month or £13.22 per hour. New workers generally start on £25,334, while highly experienced workers can earn as much as £46,842

Is it growing or declining?

This career has remained the same over the last 2 years, and is expected to remain the same over the next 4 years. Currently, 1,569 people are employed in the region.

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