Skills Contractor, Home Renovation in the Notre Dame-Central-Bonavista Bay Region

National Occupational Classification update

We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "contractor, home renovation" was moved from the group Home building and renovation managers (NOC 0712) to the group Home building and renovation managers (NOC 70011).

Find out what skills you typically need to work as a contractor, home renovation in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Home building and renovation managers (NOC 70011).

Tasks

  • Plan and prepare work schedules
  • Select and employ trade subcontractors and co-ordinate their activities
  • Inspect subcontractors work to ensure quality and conformity with plans and specifications
  • Develop and implement marketing and advertising and sales strategies
  • Plan and manage budgets
  • Perform trade work during home construction, renovation or restoration
  • Recruit, hire and supervise staff and/or volunteers
  • Train staff
  • Develop and implement business plans
  • Develop and implement financial and operating plans
  • Prepare estimates and bids for home construction, renovation and restoration projects
  • Work with customers, architects and engineers regarding plans and specifications
  • Prepare and maintain directory of supplies and trade contractors
  • Ensure that construction permits are obtained
  • Develop and implement health and safety plans
  • Human resource planning and development
  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate daily operations

Skills and knowledge

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.

    Skills

  • Analysis Help -
    • Projecting Outcomes
    • Researching and Investigating
    • Planning
    • Examining and Diagnosing
    • Analyzing Information
    • Inspecting and Testing
  • Service and Care Help -
    • Counselling and Nurturing
    • Treating People/Animals
    • Protecting and Enforcing
    • Serving Others
    • Cooking, Preparing, Serving
    • Tending to Daily Needs
    • Cleaning and House/Shop Keeping
  • Management Help -
    • Strategic Planning
    • Leading and Motivating
    • Allocating and Controlling Resources
    • Evaluating
    • Co-ordinating and Organizing
    • Recruiting and Hiring
    • Supervising
  • Communication Help -
    • Negotiating and Adjudicating
    • Liaising and Networking
    • Teaching and Training
    • Professional Communicating
    • Advising and Consulting
    • Promoting and Selling
    • Interviewing
  • Building Help -
    • Constructing
    • Installing Building Interior Infrastructure
    • Finishing Building Interior/Exterior
    • Restoring and Repairing

    Knowledge

  • Law and Public Safety Help -
    • Law, Government, and Jurisprudence
    • Public Safety and Security
  • Business, Finance and Management Help -
    • Business Management
    • Business Administration
    • Finance
    • Economics
    • Accounting
    • Personnel and Human Resources
    • Clerical
    • Sales
    • Marketing
    • Client Service
  • Engineering and Technology Help -
    • Engineering and Applied Technologies
    • Computer and Information Systems
    • Electricity (Electrical and Electronics)
    • Design
    • Building and Construction
    • Mechanics and Machinery
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