Mining and Geological EngineersBack to Occupations
Mining and geological engineers oversee sub-surface surveys to identify the characteristics of potential land or mining development sites. May designate the ground support systems, processes and equipment to ensure safe, economical and environmentally sound retrieval of materials or underground construction. They can also plan, design, or produce mine safety programs.
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