underground heavy equipment operator

Description

Underground heavy equipment operators control heavy-duty mining equipment such as cutting and loading equipment to excavate and load ore and raw mineral at underground mines.

Alternative label

  • heavy equipment operators

  • underground miner operator

  • coalface miner

  • mine machine operator

  • underground miner (heavy equipment)

  • underground miner equipment operator

  • miners

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/425f4904-3a7a-4ad0-ac5b-42b38392f768