Profession plastering supervisor

Plastering supervisors monitor plastering activities. They assign tasks and take quick decisions to resolve problems.

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Personality Type

  • Enterprising / Realistic

Knowledge

  • Types of plastering materials

    Types of plastering materials containing different proportions of materials such as gypsum, cement and lime, each with their own properties, usage cases and cost.

Skills

  • Inspect construction supplies

    Check construction supplies for damage, moisture, loss or other problems before using the material.

  • Plan shifts of employees

    Plans shifts of employees to ensure completion of all customer orders and satisfactory completion of the production plan.

  • Supervise staff

    Oversee the selection, training, performance and motivation of staff.

  • Work in a construction team

    Work as part of a team in a construction project. Communicate efficiently, sharing information with team members and reporting to supervisors. Follow instructions and adapt to changes in a flexible manner.

  • Interpret 2D plans

    Interpret and understand plans and drawings in manufacturing processes which include representations in two dimensions.

  • Monitor stock level

    Evaluate how much stock is used and determine what should be ordered.

  • Answer requests for quotation

    Make up prices and documents for the products that customers may purchase.

  • Interpret 3D plans

    Interpret and understand plans and drawings in manufacturing processes which include representations in three dimensions.

  • Order construction supplies

    Order required materials for the construction project, taking care to purchase the most suitable material for a good price.

  • Follow health and safety procedures in construction

    Apply the relevant health and safety procedures in construction in order to prevent accidents, pollution and other risks.

  • Evaluate employees work

    Evaluate the need for labour for the work ahead. Evaluate the performance of the team of workers and inform superiors. Encourage and support the employees in learning, teach them techniques and check the application to ensure product quality and labour productivity.

  • Check compatibility of materials

    Make sure the materials are fit to be used together, and if there are any foreseeable interferences.

  • Liaise with managers

    Liaise with managers of other departments ensuring effective service and communication, i.e. sales, planning, purchasing, trading, distribution and technical.

  • Ensure compliance with construction project deadline

    Plan, schedule and monitor the building processes in order to ensure completion of the project by the set deadline.

  • Process incoming construction supplies

    Receive incoming construction supplies, handle the transaction and enter the supplies into any internal administration system.

  • Manage health and safety standards

    Oversee all personnel and processes to comply with health, safety and hygiene standards. Communicate and support alignment of these requirements with the company's health and safety programmes.

Optional knowledge and skills

tape drywall estimate restoration costs negotiate supplier arrangements calculate needs for construction supplies cost management place drywall art history train employees manage contracts prepare surface for plastering construction product regulation install insulation material work ergonomically cut wall chases apply proofing membranes install construction profiles keep personal administration select restoration activities work safely with chemicals advise on construction materials apply adhesive wall coating provide technical expertise place gypsum blocks mix construction grouts provide first aid recruit employees plaster surfaces use safety equipment in construction craft ornamental plastering use sander protect surfaces during construction work