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Construction Coordinator Job Description And Salary Details

Last Updated on April 29, 2020 by Admin

Construction coordinators work under the construction manager’s supervision to help with the on-site technical job. Construction project coordinators plan, organize and direct the activities of a construction project. Read to know more about the construction coordinator job description and salary details.

They look after the day-to-day responsibilities of the project. Construction coordinators usually oversee the work of supervisors and construction personnel who are performing the physical labor at a building site.

The construction coordinator should also assure that the job at the site is going according to the company’s terms and policy.

Skills Required For Construction Coordinator

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Understand and speak the local language
  • Have good project administration skills
  • Have good management skills
  • Should be able to read and interpret blueprints, drawings, and specifications
  • In-depth knowledge of materials, building codes, and regulations
  • Know the use of word processing, spreadsheet, database, and email software
  • Have good interpersonal and negotiation skills

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Duties And Responsibilities:

  • Visiting and inspecting building sites
  • Managing the quality of work in site
  • Inspect the construction site to ensure the appropriate level of quality control in all the phases.
  • Identify and utilize the talented people to maximize productivity and quality of work
  • To assure that every process is running according to standards, supervise and facilitate equipment and component installation
  • Adhering to both budgetary and time constraints
  • To stay on budget, monitor the material and tools spending
  • Maintain records for all construction dates and project cost
  • Coordinate with material and supply chain management to have adequate supply in the site
  • Finding and managing contractors and sub-contractors
  • Manage the communication with contractors and managers
  • Preparing work schedules for contractors and laborers
  • Assist the construction manager in preparing a schedule for different projects
  • Reporting on progress and challenges in the site to the manager
  • Preparation of construction progress reports from the site to be provided to the manager
  • Assist the construction manager in the closeout process and ensure appropriate filing of all paperwork
  • Assist the construction manager to provide all the safety needs
  • Learning and applying the latest construction methods and technologies
  • Participate in various training sessions
  • Participate in various project meetings and maintain records of all construction dates and project costs
  • Manage multiple construction projects at one given time and prepare construction progress reports for all projects on an everyday basis
  • Prepare various documents for all implementation of activities and ensure approval for same and assist to distribute all final documents

Qualification And Experience Needed For Construction Coordinator

DEGREE LEVEL: Bachelor’s degree

DEGREE FIELD: Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, Construction or Building Science, or another related field

EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 2 years experience in a construction site, a higher level of experience(5-8years) may be required based on the size and complexity of the project.

Salary Of Construction Coordinator

The average salary in the US:         $ 54,823 per annum

The average salary in India:         Rs 8,51,000 per annum


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