Government Jobs in Mining Sector


Right from the Indian Independence, the Indian Public Sector’s mining, mineral, metal and coal industry has been playing an important role in the development and sustenance of the economy of the nation. Planned mineral and mining resource management activities in India took place only after the establishment of government-owned mining companies.

After the Indian independence, government undertook the task of setting up a strong national economic infrastructure as a result of which focus was given to mining sector. The names of some of the leading government companies in the mining sector are given below:

Government-run Mining sector companies in India:

Hindustan Zinc Limited

Neyveli Lignite Corporation

MMTC Limited

Uranium Corporation of India

Different job opportunities available in the government-mining sector:

Mining Engineer

Assistant Mining Engineer

Mining Engineering Technicians

Mining Engineering Position:

Candidates are called for mining engineering position in the above-mentioned government organizations. Mining engineers need a minimum of bachelor degree in mining engineering.

Educational Qualification:

For finding a job position in the mining industry in India, candidates must be a bachelor of engineering/bachelor of technology degree holder in mining engineering branch. Even candidates with mechanical, electrical and civil engineering, geophysics, geology, earth science graduation can find placement in government mining sector.

Recent government job announcement by Government Mining Sector:

Uranium Corporation of India Limited is a public sector enterprise belonging to mining industry and the company recently called for candidates for different positions like EDP Assistant Manager, EDP Deputy Manager, Personnel Manager, Superintendent (Electrical), Superintendent (Mechanical) and company secretary. This clearly indicates that this sector not only require technical personnel, but also require candidates from other sectors as well.

Scope of Government mining sector jobs:

Mining is a crucial part in every economy and with the present shortage of important minerals like coal and petroleum all over the world, the demand for mining industry is bound to improve rather than decline. Therefore, mining industry is striving to improve their production for which they are always in need for human resource base. In addition to technical position in government mining sector, there are also opportunities for candidates belonging to other faculties of education like accountancy, corporate secretaryship, management, etc…

Employment in Mining industry:

Government mining sector is already facing a shortage of skilled workforce and the industry is taking all steps to develop its operations thereby their need for skilled workforce is further improved. Therefore, government-mining sector has a bright future both in terms of technology and in terms of employment.



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14 Responses to “Government Jobs in Mining Sector”

  1. 14

    sir I have complete mining diploma with 62% in 2012 can i get any job in goa.

  2. 13

    DGMS issues overman certificate …..
    .I am diploma passed in
    mining and mine surveying enginering.
    If any job for me
    please contact with me.
    Thanks my mobile no.
    09021653268 ..chandrapur

  3. 12
    Shivakumar Telang:

    is in mining technology of eiilm university approved by DGMS Govt. of India? Please give me details.

  4. 11
    Imran khan:

    I Imrankhan working as asstt Mines manager in goa i have 6 yrs exp i want to change my company and relocate so plz find suitable job and company for me

  5. 10
    Rajesh kumar sahoo:

    myself rajesh kumar sahoo ,working as mineforeman in m/s imfa ltd .i have four yrs of experience.please find a suitable company.

  6. 9
    vivek vaja:

    how many job placement of mining engineer in gujarat?

  7. 8

    i am diploma passed in minig ,i have a 1 year experience in metal mine (H.Z. L, UNDER TECHNOMIN LIT)if any job for me please contact with me, thanks you ….. my contact num-9887304038

  8. 7
    mining mate diploma:

    my self vishal kumar iam mining mate.i have two year experience in metle meines. if any job pelies contace me.

  9. 6

    I am diploma passed in mining and mine survey branch. If any job for me please contact with me. Thanks my mobile no. 08103120098

  10. 5
    Saiswarup sethy:

    sir iam a diploma mining engineer if any job plz contact me

  11. 4

    friends hindusthan zinc limited isn’t a govt company. HZL is subsidary of Vedanta

  12. 3
    Vijay ojha bhopal:

    Sir, i am a diploma mining engg. How much scope 4 diploma holders, as we saw earlier d govt. Organisation are prefered d Holder Mostly, at that time what for us.

  13. 2
    Manoj kumar murmu:

    How many scope in Indian bureau of mines for mining engg.(B.Tech)?Sir give me details information about it secter.

  14. 1
    Bibhuti prasanna saket:

    How a machanical engg. Student enter in the field of mining sector.