1322-Mining managers

Job Title: 

Mining managers

Job Description: 

Mining managers plan, direct, and coordinate the production activities of mining, quarrying and oil and gas extraction operations.


Tasks include

  • conferring with other managers to set production quotas, plan extraction sites and develop policies for the removal of raw materials
  • evaluating efficiency of production sites to determine adequacy of personnel, equipment and technologies used, and make changes to work schedule or equipment when necessary
  • planning details of production activities in terms of output quality and quantity, cost, time available and labour requirements
  • controlling the operation of plant and quality procedures through planning of maintenance, designation of operating hours and supply of equipment
  • (e) establishing and managing budgets, monitoring production output and costs, and adjusting processes and resources to minimize costs
  • overseeing the acquisition and installation of new plant and equipment
  • controlling the preparation of production records and reports
  • coordinating the implementation of health and safety requirements
  • researching and implementing regulatory and statutory requirements affecting mineral extraction operations and the environment
  • overseeing the selection, training and performance of staff.
Specific Occupations: 

General-manager / Chief-manager (Mining)

Mine manager

Production manager (mine)

Production manager (oil and gas extraction)

Production manager (quarry)

Controller, production: mining/(Manager, metallurgy/ offshore installation: oil or gas/ operations: mining/ plant: mining processing: mining/ works: mining)

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Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2030