Specialized Trades Supervisor

General summary

This is a supervisory-level position specializing in areas such as: electrical; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); electronics; carpentry; concrete and masonry; welding; plumbing; and/or painting. Duties include oversight of construction, remodels, maintenance, or replacement for state buildings or facilities. Provides assistance in more complex projects and supervision of vocational-level employees. Employee supervision includes hire recommendations, training, planning and assigning work, performance assessment, coaching, and progressive discipline. Supervision at this level also requires these employees to have the knowledge and skills to perform and review the work overseen.

Knowledge, skills & abilities

In addition to those identified in the previous levels: Ability to plan and direct the work of skilled or semi-skilled workers, and other trade personnel. Ability to train, mentor, coach, and develop skills of staff. Ability to comprehend, analyze and interpret complex technical documentation. Ability to solve problems and provide several options for resolution.

Typical qualifications

3-5 years of skilled experience in trades, building maintenance, or construction.

Pay grade