3121-Mining Production / Operations Supervisors

Job Title: 

Mining Production / Operations 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.


Determining staffing and material needs for the mine or quarry

Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) : 

817 - Mining and Mineral Engineering
401 - Business Administration, Management and Operations

Specific Occupations: 

312101 - Production / Operations Supervisor (Mining)
Description : Plans, organises, controls, leads, coordinates and reviews mining operations including physical and human resources.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Master Sinker, Mine Operations Foreman, Mine Overseer (Planning), Mine Overseer (Production), Mine Overseer (Projects), Mine Superintendent, Pit Foreman, Quarry Foreman, Shift Foreman / Boss (Mining), Shift Overseer (Mining), Shift Supervisor (Mining)

312102 - Miner
Description : Supervises and performs blasting and excavation operations to extract ore.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Blasting Assistant, Box Controller, Coal Miner, Hard Rock Miner, Miner (Surface Excavations), Rockbreaker, Shaft Bottom Attendant, Shaft Timberman, Sinker, Team Leader (Mining), Trammer

International Careers(ISCO): 
Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa