Labor Supervisor Duties
This is supervisory work in directing unskilled and semi-skilled
workers in a variety of routine maintenance and laboring tasks.
Work involves responsibility for planning and supervising the
work of a group of unskilled and semi-skilled workers in a
variety of routine maintenance and laboring tasks. Work
assignments are received in general outline, either verbally or
in writing. Work is reviewed primarily through evaluation of
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Supervises a crew of laborers in moving furniture, transporting
supplies and equipment, and raising structures; assures that
crew are supplied with proper tools and materials.
From general instructions, assigns and supervises the work of
labor crews engaged in a variety of tasks such as assembling and
installing equipment and machinery and in repairing fences and
Plans and supervises the work of laborers in preparing for
special campus events such as graduation and homecoming.
Supervises the maintenance of fire extinguishers; collects and
stores surplus inventory items; supervises cleaning of shops,
apartments, and related facilities.
Performs related work as required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Graduation from a standard high school, supplemented by
considerable experience in the type of work being supervised; or
an equivalent combination of training and experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Considerable knowledge of the practices, methods, materials,
equipment, and tools used in building and grounds maintenance.
Knowledge of the operation and minor repair of light automotive
Knowledge of effective supervisory methods and techniques.
Knowledge of the hazards and necessary safety precautions in
general labor and maintenance work.
Ability to plan, lay out, and supervise the work of laborers in
a manner conducive to full performance and high morale.
Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working
relationships with officials, department heads, and others
contacted in the course of work.