Mining Technician Alternative titles: Mining Technician (Mine Production), Mine Planning Technician, Mine Foreman, Underground Mining Operations Foreman, Test Pit Supervisor

$37.55/h Average Salary
Job Prospects

What are the main duties?

  • Plan and supervise mine and quarry worker activities.
  • Manage employee training and safety.
  • Carry out mine surveying activities.
  • Control explosive activities.
  • Control soil stability.
  • Control underground mine ventilation.
  • Produce production reports.

Is it right for you?

  • You have good physical stamina.
  • You have excellent leadership skills.
  • You enjoy problem solving.
  • You are organized, diplomatic and resourceful.


Technologie minérale Program available in French only

Where is this program being offered?
regions quebec Abitibi - TémiscamingueChaudière - Appalaches and Côte-Nord
Job Placement Rate
80% Job Placement Rate
20% % who pursue further education
Duration of training 2745h
33 months
Are you eligible? Check your eligibility
Want more info? Program details