General Maintenance Supervisor supervises and coordinates the general maintenance of buildings, equipment, and/or machinery. Oversees staff that performs masonry, painting, electrical, carpentry, tool-making, and/or machine shop work. Being a General Maintenance Supervisor estimates hours needed to complete tasks, prepares work schedules, assigns work, and inspects completed projects to ensure work meets quality standards. Requires a high school diploma. Additionally, General Maintenance Supervisor may require certain certifications in the field. Typically reports to a manager. The General Maintenance Supervisor supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. To be a General Maintenance Supervisor typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision.