Supervise the workers engaged in removing asbestos from structures.
What does an Asbestos Removal Supervisor do?
Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in removing asbestos from ceilings, walls, floors, and other structures: Reviews job specifications, inspects work site, and confers with contracting agent to evaluate removal project. Estimates length of time, number of workers, and equipment and supplies required to accomplish project. Hires new workers and instructs workers in safety and removal procedures. Assigns and supervises workers in specific tasks, such as setup of equipment and removal and clean-up of asbestos. Monitors and inspects quality of work during project. Examines workers’ equipment, such as respirator systems, air evacuation and filtration systems, and air quality testing devices, to ensure that they meet company and government safety standards. May maintain project records and order supplies. May assist workers in removal activities. Performs other duties as described under SUPERVISOR Master Title.