• First-Line Supervisors of Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Workers
  • Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources
  • First-line supervisors of farming, fishing, and forestry workers directly supervise agricultural crop, animal care, aquacultural, and logging workers.

What do they typically do

  • Observe the health of crops, animals, and forests, seeking assistance from professionals if signs of disease or injury appear
  • Assign duties to workers
  • Confer with managers to analyze issues like weather or soil conditions, equipment status, and timing of farming, fishing, and forestry activities
  • Train workers to do their duties skillfully and safely
  • Direct and monitor worker activities
  • Perform the same work as the workers they supervise
  • Review employees' work to evaluate quality and quantity
  • Track numbers numbers and types of products produced, and prepare reports about topics such as facility activities and employees' time records

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