Job Profile:      Adjustable Steel Joist Setting Supervisor

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of construction or extraction workers.

Job Information
63,630 102,810 159,060

Select Tasks
Estimate material or worker requirements to complete jobs. Supervise, coordinate, or schedule the activities of construction or extractive workers. Confer with managerial or technical personnel, other departments, or contractors to resolve problems or to coordinate activities.
Coordinate work activities with other construction project activities. Order or requisition materials or supplies. Locate, measure, and mark site locations or placement of structures or equipment, using measuring and marking equipment.
Record information, such as personnel, production, or operational data on specified forms or reports. Assign work to employees, based on material or worker requirements of specific jobs. Provide assistance to workers engaged in construction or extraction activities, using hand tools or other equipment.
Train workers in construction methods, operation of equipment, safety procedures, or company policies. Analyze worker or production problems and recommend solutions, such as improving production methods or implementing motivational plans. Arrange for repairs of equipment or machinery.
Suggest or initiate personnel actions, such as promotions, transfers, or hires. Inspect work progress, equipment, or construction sites to verify safety or to ensure that specifications are met.

Select Abilities
The ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing. The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand. The ability to communicate information and ideas in writing so others will understand.
The ability to come up with a number of ideas about a topic (the number of ideas is important, not their quality, correctness, or creativity). The ability to come up with unusual or clever ideas about a given topic or situation, or to develop creative ways to solve a problem. The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong. It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.
The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense. The ability to combine pieces of information to form general rules or conclusions (includes finding a relationship among seemingly unrelated events). The ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules (e.g., patterns of numbers, letters, words, pictures, mathematical operations).
The ability to generate or use different sets of rules for combining or grouping things in different ways. The ability to choose the right mathematical methods or formulas to solve a problem. The ability to add, subtract, multiply, or divide quickly and correctly.
The ability to remember information such as words, numbers, pictures, and procedures. The ability to quickly make sense of, combine, and organize information into meaningful patterns. The ability to identify or detect a known pattern (a figure, object, word, or sound) that is hidden in other distracting material.
The ability to quickly and accurately compare similarities and differences among sets of letters, numbers, objects, pictures, or patterns. The things to be compared may be presented at the same time or one after the other. This ability also includes comparing a presented object with a remembered object. The ability to know your location in relation to the environment or to know where other objects are in relation to you. The ability to imagine how something will look after it is moved around or when its parts are moved or rearranged.
The ability to concentrate on a task over a period of time without being distracted. The ability to shift back and forth between two or more activities or sources of information (such as speech, sounds, touch, or other sources). The ability to keep your hand and arm steady while moving your arm or while holding your arm and hand in one position.
The ability to quickly move your hand, your hand together with your arm, or your two hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble objects. The ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate, or assemble very small objects. The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust the controls of a machine or a vehicle to exact positions.
The ability to coordinate two or more limbs (for example, two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while sitting, standing, or lying down. It does not involve performing the activities while the whole body is in motion. The ability to choose quickly between two or more movements in response to two or more different signals (lights, sounds, pictures). It includes the speed with which the correct response is started with the hand, foot, or other body part. The ability to time your movements or the movement of a piece of equipment in anticipation of changes in the speed and/or direction of a moving object or scene.
The ability to quickly respond (with the hand, finger, or foot) to a signal (sound, light, picture) when it appears. The ability to make fast, simple, repeated movements of the fingers, hands, and wrists. The ability to quickly move the arms and legs.
The ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects. The ability to use short bursts of muscle force to propel oneself (as in jumping or sprinting), or to throw an object. The ability to exert muscle force repeatedly or continuously over time. This involves muscular endurance and resistance to muscle fatigue.
The ability to use your abdominal and lower back muscles to support part of the body repeatedly or continuously over time without 'giving out' or fatiguing. The ability to exert yourself physically over long periods of time without getting winded or out of breath. The ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and/or legs.
The ability to quickly and repeatedly bend, stretch, twist, or reach out with your body, arms, and/or legs. The ability to coordinate the movement of your arms, legs, and torso together when the whole body is in motion. The ability to keep or regain your body balance or stay upright when in an unstable position.
The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer). The ability to see details at a distance. The ability to match or detect differences between colors, including shades of color and brightness.
The ability to see under low light conditions. The ability to see objects or movement of objects to one's side when the eyes are looking ahead. The ability to judge which of several objects is closer or farther away from you, or to judge the distance between you and an object.
The ability to see objects in the presence of glare or bright lighting. The ability to detect or tell the differences between sounds that vary in pitch and loudness. The ability to focus on a single source of sound in the presence of other distracting sounds.
The ability to tell the direction from which a sound originated. The ability to identify and understand the speech of another person. The ability to speak clearly so others can understand you.

Tools Used
Adjustable wrenches Aerial personnel lifts Air compressors
Allen wrenches Ammeters Analog temperature analyzers
Arc welding equipment Backhoes Band saws
Bench vises Biscuit joiners Blasting machines
Brick trowels Bubble levels Calipers
Caulking guns Chalk lines Channel lock pliers
Clamp-on meters Claw hammers Combination squares
Concrete floats Concrete mixers Crowbars
Desktop computers Detonators Digital cameras
Digital temperature analyzers Dump trucks Fish tapes
Flat head screwdrivers Flatbed truck trailers Flow meters
Forklifts Fuel-burning kettles Gas-powered generators
Glass cutters Glass gloves Glass holders
Glass lifters Glass tongs Hand saws
Humidity meters Hydraulic crimping tools Hydraulic knock-out punches
Insulated adjustable widemouth pliers Insulated screwdrivers Ladders
Lathes Layout squares Manlifts
Marking gauges Measuring tapes Megohm meters
Metal inert gas MIG welding equipment Mortar mixers Multimeters
Nut drivers Ohmmeters Oxyfuel gas welders
Pallet jacks Personal computers Phillips head screwdrivers
Pipe benders Pipe cutters Pipe threaders
Pipe vises Pipe wrenches Planers
Planes Plumb bobs Pointing trowels
Power drills Power grinders Power lockouts
Power nailers Power polishers Power saws
Power washers Precision levels Pressure meters
Protective ear muffs Protective ear plugs Pry bars
Putty knives Refrigerant leak detectors Refrigerant reclamation equipment
Respirators Rubber mallets Saber saws
Safety glasses Safety gloves Safety goggles
Safety harnesses Safety lanyards Scaffolding
Scoring tools Screeds Single-cut mill saw files
Skid steer loaders Slickline fishing tools Steel chisels
Surveying rods Swing stages Table saws
Tablet computers Theodolites Tracked excavators
Transit levels Trenchers Tungsten inert gas TIG welding equipment
Two way radios Utility knives Vacuum cups
Vacuum pumps Voltmeters Wattmeters
Welders Welding masks Wheel loaders
Wheeled bulldozers Wire crimpers Wire cutters
Wire pulling machines Wire strippers Wood chisels

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