3121-Mining supervisors

Job Title: 

Mining supervisors

Job Description: 

Mining supervisors oversee mining and quarrying operations and directly supervise and coordinate the activities of miners working in underground and surface mines and quarries.


Tasks include

  • (a) directly supervising and coordinating the activities of workers who extract minerals and other natural deposits from the earth, operate underground conveyances or heavy equipment in surface mines and quarries
  • establishing methods to meet work schedules and recommending measures to mining managers to improve productivity
  • working with managerial and technical personnel, other departments and contractors to resolve operational problems and coordinate activities
  • providing reports and other information to mining managers about all aspects of mining or quarrying operations
  • (e) determining staffing and material needs for the mine or quarry.
Specific Occupations: 

Mine supervisor

Mine under-manager

Quarry supervisor

Boss, shift: mining/Coordinator, production: mining/Coordinator, shift: mining/Deputy, mine/Examiner, open cut: mining/Manager, under: mine/Officer, mining/ technical/ Over man, mine/Overseer, mine

Supervisor( mine/ production: mining/ quarry/shift: mining/ underground: mine/Under-manager, mine)

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2147