National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 Version 1.0
- 7 - Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations
- 72 - Technical trades and transportation officers and controllers
- 720 - Technical trades contractors and supervisors
- 7201 - Contractors and supervisors, technical industrial, electrical and construction trades and related workers
72014 - Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers
Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers supervise and coordinate the activities of various tradespersons, installers, repairers and servicers classified in the following minor groups: Bricklayers and Insulators (7232), Concrete finishers, tilesetters and plasterers (7310), Roofers, Glaziers, Painters, decorators and floor covering installers (7311) and Building maintenance installers, servicers and repairers (7320). They are employed by a wide range of establishments; places of employment are indicated in the unit group descriptions. Contractors may be self-employed. This unit group also includes prefabricated product installation and service contractors and proprietors of some repair and service establishments.
- bicycle repair shop supervisor
- bricklaying contractor
- cement finishing contractor
- glaziers foreman/woman
- insulators foreman/woman
- painters and decorators supervisor
- painting contractor
- pest control supervisor
- plasterer foreman/woman
- roofing contractor
- tilesetters supervisor
- Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades (See 72013 Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades)
- Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting trades (See 72012 Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting trades)
- Electrical contractor (See 72011 Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations)
- Electricians supervisor (See 72011 Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations)
- Ironwork contractor (See 72010 Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations)
- Ironwork supervisor (See 72010 Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations)
This group performs some or all of the following duties:
- Supervise, coordinate and schedule the activities of construction workers engaged in bricklaying, roofing, cement finishing, tilesetting, plastering, drywall installation, glazing, insulating and painting, and workers who install and service prefabricated products in residential and commercial properties, as well as workers who repair a wide variety of products, such as musical instruments, sports equipment, vending machines, bicycles and cameras
- Establish methods to meet work schedules and coordinate work activities with other subcontractors
- Resolve work problems and recommend measures to improve productivity and product quality
- Requisition materials and supplies
- Train workers in job duties, safety procedures and company policies
- Recommend personnel actions such as hirings and promotions
- Prepare work progress reports
- May manage the operations of own company
- May also supervise, coordinate and schedule the activities of related apprentices, helpers and labourers
- Small businesses' contractors may execute tasks within their trade area of expertise, which is generally not the case for supervisors or contractors associated with a medium or large business.
- Completion of secondary school is usually required.
- Several years of experience in the trade or in the work area supervised are usually required.
- Journeyman/woman trade certification may be required for some occupations in this unit group.
- There is little or no mobility among supervisors in this unit group.
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