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mining engineer

[′mīn·iŋ ‚en·jə′nir]
(mining engineering)
One qualified by education, training, and experience in mining engineering.
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The starting salary for a graduate is about $35,000 per year, while an experienced mining engineer can expect to earn well over $80,000.
3rd District, Leyte), chairperson of the Committee on Civil Service and Professional Regulation, said House Bill 5015 would upgrade the quality of mining engineers in the Philippines and develop the standards of professional practice to be world-class and globally competitive.
He then moved to Vancouver, where he spent seven years as a consulting mining engineer working for Rescan Engineering and AMEC Mining and Metals.
MBA), a well-known and internationally respected mining engineer, has agreed to serve as the Vice President of Exploration for the Company effective November 15, 2006.
Neil Hepworth has over 20 years' experience as a mining engineer, most recently with Somincor (Neves Corvo Mine in Portugal).
MacFarlane is a graduate Mining Engineer with over 30 years of wide ranging experience in the mining industry.
His Professional honors and awards include the WVU School of Mines Distinguished Engineer of Mines and College of Engineering and Mineral Resources Board of Supervisors; University of Kentucky, School of Mines Board of Advisors; University of Texas, Latin American Law Center Board of Advisors; National Coal Association, Safety Committee Member; Society of Mining Engineers, AIME, 1985 Outstanding Mining Engineer of the Year; West Virginia DNR Outstanding Mine Complex Award in 1983; US MSHA Safety Award in 1984; and a US Dept of the Interior Award for Outstanding Example of Surface Mining in 1991.
This was preceded by a 5-year term as Chief Mining Engineer for Tarkwa Goldfields in Ghana.
Indian mining engineers are in demand across the world and the turnout for ISM's annual placement process is indicative of the growing corporate sector involvement in the sector.
But before gold can be added to a trophy or medal, mining engineers must dig deep into the earth to bring gold-containing ore to the surface.
Under the programme, primarily 30 mining engineers would be imparted practical training regarding the mining sector during 2011-2012.

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