Supervisors, Mining, Oil and Gas

Supervisors in mining and oil and gas supervise and coordinate the work and activities of those engaged in underground and surface mining operations and quarries. They are usually employed in coal, metal and non-mineral mines and quarries. Supervisors in mining and quarrying supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in underground and surface mining operations. They are employed in diamond, gold and other metal and non-metallic mining operations.


  • High school diploma.
  • Diploma or certificate from a technical school, college or university in mining technology or petroleum or mining engineering.
  • Certificates in first aid, workplace hazardous materials information system (WHMIS) and transportation of dangerous goods (TDG).