Career Starter - San-Joaquin County
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Workers
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of construction or extraction workers
Annual Median Wage:
$62,712.00 ($30.15 per hour)
High School Equivalent
Management of Personnel Resources Motivating, developing, and directing people as they work, identifying the best people for the job
Speaking Talking to others to convey information effectively.
Critical Thinking Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
Coordination Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
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.
Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work Developing specific goals and plans to prioritize, organize, and accomplish your work.
Inspecting Equipment, Structures, or Material Inspecting equipment, structures, or materials to identify the cause of errors or other problems or defects.
Coordinating the Work and Activities of Others Getting members of a group to work together to accomplish tasks.
Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates Providing information to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person
Getting Information Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.
Work Tasks
Inspect equipment or tools to be used in construction or excavation
Evaluate projects to determine compliance with technical specifications.
Review blueprints or specifications to determine work requirements.
Coordinate construction project activities
Direct construction or extraction personnel.
General Superintendent
Operations Manager
Project Manager
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Workers