mine rescue officer


Mine rescue officers coordinate mine rescue operations and need to be trained to work underground. They are the first line of response in emergency situations.

Alternative label

  • mine emergency officer

  • mine emergency response co-ordinator

  • auxiliary mine rescue worker

  • mines rescue officer

  • mining rescue officer

  • mine response and rescue officer

  • mining safety officer

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


Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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