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Production Managers and Directors in Mining and Energy

Production managers and directors in mining, energy and water supply plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the activities and resources necessary for the extraction of minerals and other natural deposits and the production, storage and provision of gas, water and electricity supplies.

Wages

New workers
AVERAGE
Experienced
£ 11,168
£ 43,847
£ 92,365

Available jobs

In the past year there were 11,646 vacancies for this type of job

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Ensures compliance with issues relating to the environmental impact of operations.

  • Arranges for the provision of gas, water and electricity supplies.

  • Ensures that all haulage, storage, purification and distribution work is performed efficiently and in compliance with statutory and other regulations.

  • Co-ordinates and supervises coal-face production activities and ensures compliance with health and safety regulations.

  • Determines staffing, material and other needs.

  • Co-ordinates the activities of mines, quarries, drilling operations and offshore installations.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Energy Management

  • Marketing

  • Procurement

  • Project Management

  • Auditing

  • Business Development

  • Energy Consumption

  • Finance

  • Net Zero

  • Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Management

  • Communications

  • Operations

  • Planning

  • Sales

  • Leadership

  • Innovation

  • Consulting

  • Customer Service

  • Influencing Skills

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.