Contractors and supervisors of other construction trades and related

Contractors and supervisors of other construction trades and related

NOC
7205

- Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers

May own a contracting business or be employed to supervise the activities of certain tradespersons, installers and repairers, such as roofers, masons, painters and other construction workers.

Quick facts

3 Year Outlook

Fair
Fair

3 Year Job Openings

105
 

Median Hourly Wage

$26.44
$15.38
Low
$38.50
High

Median Salary

$41,682
 

Typically Required

College or apprenticeship

Employed

702
 

% Working Full Time

90%
 

% Working Full Year

63%
 
Job details

Full NOC Description

This unit group includes roofing, masonry, painting and other construction trade contractors, not elsewhere classified, who own and operate their own business. Supervisors in this unit group supervise and co-ordinate the activities of various tradespersons, installers, repairers and servicers classified in the following minor groups: Masonry and Plastering Trades (728), Other Construction Trades (729) and Other Installers, Repairers and Servicers (744). They are employed by a wide range of establishments; places of employment are indicated in the unit group descriptions.

Main Duties

Contractors and supervisors in this unit group perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Supervise, co-ordinate 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 co-ordinate 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, co-ordinate and schedule the activities of related apprentices, helpers and labourers.

Also Known As

  • 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
Requirements

Employment Requirements

  • 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.

Provincial Regulation

Not Provincially Regulated

Employment by Sex

The following graph shows the percentage of men and women working in this occupation in New Brunswick.

Data legend

6.1%
Female
93.9%
Male
Employment by age

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick by age group.

Data legend

2.9%
15-24
12.5%
25-34
16.2%
35-44
33.8%
45-54
24.3%
55-64
10.3%
65+
Employment by highest level of education

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick by highest level of education achieved.

Data legend

17.8%
No Certificate, Diploma or Degree
32.6%
High School, Diploma or Equivalent
23.0%
Apprenticeship or Trades Certificate or Diploma
20.0%
College or University Below Bachelor Level
6.7%
University - Bachelor Level or Above
Employment by Industry

The following graph shows the industry groups in which the largest shares of persons working in this occupation in New Brunswick are employed. Small percentages for all top three industry groups may suggest employment for this occupation is widely distributed amongst many industry groups.

Data legend

71.5%
Construction
7.3%
Manufacturing
2.9%
Educational services
18.2%
All Other Industries
Employment by Economic Regions

The following graph shows the breakdown of all persons employed in this occupation in New Brunswick by which economic region they reside in.

Data legend

17.60%
Northeast
30.10%
Southeast
24.30%
Southwest
14.00%
Central
14.00%
Northwest
Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

The following map displays New Brunswick’s five economic regions. An economic region (ER) is a grouping of counties, created as a standard unit for analysis of regional economic activity across Canada.

Annual Median Salary by Economic Regions

The following graph shows the median salary of all persons employed in this occupation in each of New Brunswick’s five economic regions.

Data legend

$49,193
Northeast
$50,136
Southeast
$48,042
Southwest
$33,186
Central
$34,288
Northwest
Province of New Brunswick Economic Regions

Economic Regions

The following map displays New Brunswick’s five economic regions. An economic region (ER) is a grouping of counties, created as a standard unit for analysis of regional economic activity across Canada.

Hourly Median Wages by Economic Regions

The following represents the median hourly wage of all persons employed in this occupation in each of New Brunswick’s five economic regions.

Northeast

$26.44
$15.38
Low
$38.50
High

Southeast

$26.44
$15.38
Low
$38.50
High

Southwest

$26.44
$15.38
Low
$38.50
High
No Data Available
No Data Available
Salary

This following represents the median salary of all persons employed in this occupation compared to the median salary of workers employed in this occupation that work full-time year-round.

All Workers Employed in this Occupation

$41,682

Workers Employed Full-time, Full-year

$50,564

This following represents the median salary of persons employed in this occupation across each of the Atlantic Provinces and nationally.

New Brunswick

$41,682

Newfoundland

$52,616

Prince Edward Island

$50,766

Nova Scotia

$46,388

Canada

$43,380
Employment Outlook

The following represents the number of job openings that are expected to occur in this occupation over the next three and ten years respectively, broken down by openings expected to result from growth (“new jobs”) and openings expected to result from attrition (death and retirements).

Three Year Outlook

Total Openings: 3 Year

105
 

New Jobs: 3 Year

-14
 

Retirements/Deaths: 3 Year

121
 

Ten Year Outlook

Total Openings: 10 Year

379
 

New Jobs: 10 Year

-19
 

Retirements/Deaths: 10 Year

399