​What is an OLE Supervisor?

An OLE Supervisor is a person responsible for overseeing the installation, maintenance and repair of overhead lines and associated equipment within the construction industry. This role is particularly important for projects involving electrification of railways or other transportation systems, as well as power transmission and distribution infrastructure.

The OLE Supervisor plays a critical role in ensuring that OLE work is carried out safely, efficiently, and to the required standards within construction projects.

OLE Supervisor jobs

What are the typical duties and activities for an OLE Supervisor?

From employer to employer the description of an OLE Supervisor job will vary, however typical duties and activities undertaken include:

  • Planning and coordinating OLE work with other construction activities on the site.

  • Ensuring that all work is carried out to the required standards and specifications, and that safety procedures are followed.

  • Managing and coordinating a team of OLE technicians, providing guidance and support as needed.

  • Conducting site inspections and ensuring that all equipment and materials are fit for purpose.

  • Keeping detailed records of work carried out, including any defects or issues that need to be addressed.

  • Liaising with other construction professionals, such as engineers, designers, and project managers.

  • Providing regular reports to management on progress and any issues that arise.

Skills required to be a successful OLE Supervisor

To be successful within an OLE Supervisor job, the below skills are important;

  • Technical knowledge

  • Leadership and management

  • Communication

  • Problem-solving

  • Attention to detail

  • Planning and organisation

  • Safety-consciousness

How can we help with your OLE Supervisor job search?

For over 15 years we have specialised in securing contract and permanent opportunities for OLE Supervisors across the Construction, Civils, Rail, Power and Telecoms sectors.

Working globally with the largest contractors, consultancies, along with many infrastructure owners and operators, we are ideally positioned to work with talented OLE Supervisors and secure the market's leading OLE Supervisor job.

With a reputation for being experts in the sectors that we operate, we are also renowned for consistently delivering the right OLE Supervisor Jobs to our candidates, working proactively in order to give our candidates the edge in a competitive marketplace.

Interested in looking at new OLE Supervisor jobs?

If you are looking for a new OLE Supervisor job, please get in touch with our specialist recruiters to discuss your situation in more detail. Alternatively you can search all of our current OLE Supervisor Jobs across the Construction, Civils, Rail, Power and Telecoms sectors.

OLE Supervisor jobs

Want to find out how we can help you and your OLE Supervisor job search?

We are always pushing boundaries to improve our services to our clients and candidates. So taking pride in what we do is ranked extremely high. Find out more about the services we can provide for you to help you find your next OLE Supervisor job.

Read more

​Berlin is the capital and the largest city in Germany, both in area and population, with an estimated population of 3.8 million. The city covers an area of roughly 344 square miles. Berlin has seen numerous large scale construction projects over the past couple of years and has multiple large constructions projects in the pipeline, such as:

Axel Springer Building

This new cube-shaped building is the latest addition to the Axel-Springer Campus, the ensemble of different premises at the media and technology company’s headquarters. The new Axel Springer building offers 52,000 square meters of work space for more than 3,000 employees and is characterised by its open, transparent architecture.

UP! Friedrichshain Berlin Building

This construction project has seen the transformation of an ageing iconic shopping mall into a modern place for work and retail in Berlin’s Friedrichshain neighbourhood. The nearly 675,000 ft2 / 67,000 m2 project named “UP!” reveals the building’s past and points to its future with a new volumetric appearance and a new, entirely glazed building envelope. 

Terminal 2 at Berlin Brandenburg Airport

Terminal 2 at BER Airport is the fastest-built terminal project in German history and has allowed the airport to expand the capacity by six million passengers a year. The two-story terminal with three halls includes spaces for checking-in, handing in and collecting luggage, security controls, service facilities, shops, and restaurants. 

Looking for a new construction job?

If you are looking for a new opportunity, please get in touch with our specialist recruiters to discuss your situation in more detail. Alternatively you can search all of our current live jobs across the Construction, Civils, Rail, Power and Telecoms sectors.

Browse our jobs