Site manager

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As a foreman , a section of site manager is a construction site referred. He is responsible to the construction management for the construction , represents them at the local construction site and coordinates the use of personnel and materials.

The site manager has more limited tasks than the site manager. On large construction sites , he is usually responsible for subtasks and has less influence. In addition to the structural engineering responsibility, he usually takes care of the building surveying .

In terms of their training, site managers are mostly builders or construction technicians, and foremen are also employed as site managers for smaller construction phases .

Site Manager (Switzerland)

The technician for building construction or civil engineering (certified construction manager HF) is the manager of the construction company for the implementation of structures.

In the construction company, the construction manager is responsible for the professional, timely and quality execution of the construction work within the framework of the contract for work, the standards and the specified target values ​​in compliance with the safety regulations and:

  • represents the construction company vis-à-vis the client or construction management
  • plans the construction process on schedule and in accordance with the order
  • leads the staff assigned to him
  • organizes, monitors and controls the execution of the construction work
  • is the person responsible for safety on his construction sites
  • is responsible for quality assurance
  • ensures correct and timely processing of administrative and financial matters

The training consists of a two-year course at a higher technical school with an internship year in between, or part-time courses.

The job of site manager is often confused with that of site manager. The site manager (qualified technician HF execution) works in the company of the builder, the site manager (qualified technician HF project planning) works in the planning office.

Individual evidence

  1. Classification of the site manager according to the building dictionary, on , accessed on January 24, 2008
  2. ^ Tocco AG: Dipl. Techniker / -in HF construction management | IBZ. In: Retrieved September 30, 2016 .
  3. Tasks of the site manager in Switzerland. Retrieved December 17, 2019 .
  4. HF site manager (Dipl. Techniker Höhere Fachschule), Baukaderschule St. Gallen, Höhere Fachschule für Technik, on (PDF)  ( page no longer available , search in web archivesInfo: The link was automatically marked as defective. Please check the link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. , accessed January 24, 2008@1@ 2Template: Toter Link /