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SUPERVISORS OF CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
 
Occupation Description:
 
  Directly supervise and coordinate activities of construction or extraction workers.
 
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Typical Tasks:
 
 
  • 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.
  • Estimate material or worker requirements to complete jobs.
  • Supervise, coordinate, or schedule the activities of construction or extractive workers.
  • Confer with managerial or technical personnel, other departments, or contractors to resolve problems or to coordinate activities.
  • Coordinate work activities with other construction project activities.
  • Order or requisition materials or supplies.
 
Skills:
 
 
  • Active Listening - Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times..
  • Coordination - Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions..
  • Coordination - Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions..
  • Time Management - Managing one's own time and the time of others..
  • Management of Personnel Resources - Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best people for the job..
  • Monitoring - Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action..
  • Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems..
 
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License Authority for Lead Abatement Supervisor:  (License details)
 
  Department of Public Health
Health Care Systems Branch
Practitioner Licensing & Investigations Section
410 Capitol Avenue
P.O.Box 340308
Hartford, CT   006134 -00308
(860) 509-7603
email: olpc.dph@ct.gov
www.ct.gov/dph/license

 
Wage Information:
 
 
Region Average Annual Average Hourly Entry Level (hourly) Mid-Range  (hourly)
Statewide $79,695.00 $38.32 $27.03 $30.14 - $45.25
Bridgeport/Stamford $83,059.00 $39.93 $27.06 $29.82 - $47.75
Danbury $75,476.00 $36.29 $23.81 $28.14 - $45.16
Hartford $77,718.00 $37.37 $26.86 $29.92 - $43.95
New Haven $81,866.00 $39.36 $28.38 $31.56 - $47.56
New London/Norwich $76,210.00 $36.64 $26.39 $28.57 - $42.84
Waterbury $79,746.00 $38.34 $32.62 $33.78 - $42.68
Torrington $72,154.00 $34.69 $25.49 $29.41 - $41.54
      
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Occupation Outlook:
 
 
Region Employment Average Annual Growth Rate Average Annual Job Openings
2014 2024
State of Connecticut 7,300 7,970 0.8% 125
 
 
Chart of Growth Rate and Annual Openings   Employment in this occupation is expected to grow faster than average, and the number of annual openings will offer excellent job opportunities.
Key:
  N/A = Not Applicable, ***** = Over $60.00 per hour, ##### = Over $124,821
 
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