First Principles of Engineering Supervision 650567

This paper presents a comprehensive guide of basic points concerning engineering supervision and management. It is based on the practical experience of supervisors, supplemented by research findings of behavioral scientists. The purpose is to introduce this important subject in a practical and useful way to interested engineers, as well as to furnish a systematic review for the further development of experienced supervisors. The first section covers the main responsibilities of technical work coordination and supervision; the second section covers the additional personnel and administrative responsibilities of the engineering supervisor. A selected reading list is also provided for reference to further information on specific subjects.


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