# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Maintenance Supervisor

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Maintenance Supervisor

Coordinate, schedule, and supervise the activities of janitors and cleaners. Assign tasks and inspect building areas to see that work has been done properly. Issue supplies and equipment and inventory stocks to ensure that supplies on hand are adequate. May screen and hire job applicants; train new and experienced employees; and recommend promotions, transfers, or dismissals. Supervisors may prepare reports concerning the occupancy of rooms, hours worked, and department expenses. Some also perform cleaning duties.

    Postsecondary Preparations

  • Apprenticeship
  • On-the-job training