The Site Forman is the man in charge of actions on the construction site. All projects that involve the project are dealt with him and he has a say of what goes and what doesn’t. Site Forepersons are a highly sought after as the complexity of many projects means that more experienced foreman are needed to oversee these tight scheduled projects. A dependable foreman can mean wonders as the quality of the project and the motivation of the workers are greatly affected. Foreman must be strong willed and determined to get the job done on time and with the best quality.
Similar to Site Foreman, Site Supervisors are in high in demand. When Site Foreman are unavailable or are under a lot of pressure, the Site Supervisor will overtake some or many of the responsibilities from the Foreman to keep work flowing and to keep things on time. The need for Site Supervisors are very needed, especially in the bigger cities with more projects and bigger contracts. The Job comes with real flexibility and the role of the Supervisor will change from time to time.
Project managers are in charge of many different projects across many different job sites. They oversee the progress of each individual project and will apply changes to adapt to the current workflow and pressure from the higher ups. Many Project managers prefer working in a certain area instead of jumping around to different environments. The limitation of the worksites allows more effort and more concentration in a smaller area which allows workers to work more effectively. Project managers are also very requested in the Construction industry to increase the production and keep work on a steady schedule.
Civil estimators are highly sought after in the Construction industry as someone large projects require the most effective costing and planning to provide the best quality product with the best and most affordable cost. Estimators must have a real knack for maths and must be able to work with extreme quality and detail. If the Balance sheets for a construction company are perfect and up to date, the project will flow much faster and more efficient.
One of the most important parts of the construction industry is the Administrators. The Administrators run the projects from the side-lines. The administrators are in control of managing the finances, keeping in contact with different supporters and sponsors and also manage each of the workers individually. Contract administrators must work as a team if the logistical side of the projects are to run smoothly and effectively.