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quarry engineer

Description

Code

2146.11

Description

Quarry engineers analyse which extraction methods such as excavating, drilling and blasting are most suited to extract raw materials from the ground. They develop plans before a new quarry is opened, assessing if the quarry is profitable. Quarry engineers manage the everyday operations in a quarry, create and maintain progress reports, oversee the staff, ensure health and safety and assess the environmental impact a quarry has on its environment.

Alternative Labels

mining engineer

explosives engineer

quarry manager

quarry engineer

drill and blast engineer

mine planning engineer

drilling and blasting supervisor

mine engineer

drilling and blasting engineer

drilling & blasting engineer

drill & blast engineer

Regulatory Aspect

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