Before starting projects, thePiping Supervisor must develop plans and specifications for theproject. They create plans according to procedures and regulationsthat account for safety, communicating these plans to theirteam.
Piping Supervisors manage the projectfrom start to finish. They direct crews of assistant staff such asPiping Helpers, assign them tasks, and ensure that the projectflows in a timely manner and according to the project plans andspecifications.
The Piping Supervisorparticipates in and oversees the installation and repair of pipingsystems. This requires a full understanding of the project plansand specifications and an ability to use all relevant tools andequipment.
Piping Supervisors are ultimatelyresponsible for ensuring both the safety of their crew and theenvironment. It is up to them to make sure that specifications arein accordance with safety procedures and regulations, and that thework area follows all safety guidelines as well.