80010 – Managers in natural resources production and fishing



80010 – Managers in natural resources production and fishing
Managers in natural resources production and fishing plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of establishments in forestry and logging, mining and quarrying, oil and gas drilling, production and servicing operations, and commercial fishing.



Index of titles
Biofuels production manager
Director of mining
Director of mining operations
Drilling operations manager
Fishing operations manager
Forestry and logging manager
Forestry operations manager
Gas field operations manager
Logging production manager
Manager of mining operations
Mine manager
Mine superintendent
Mining operations director
Mining operations manager
Oil and gas drilling superintendent
Oil and gas fields production manager
Oil well drilling manager
Oil well servicing manager
Peat bog manager
Production manager - coal mining
Quarry manager
Quarrying manager
Quarrying operations manager
Raw materials production manager
Shore captain - fishing
Underground mine superintendent
Underground mining superintendent
Woodlands manager
Woods superintendent


Main duties
This group performs some or all of the following duties:
Oversee and analyze operations in forestry, logging, mining, quarrying, or oil and gas operations or in services to logging, mining and oil and gas industries, or in commercial fishing
Recommend operational changes to senior management when necessary to ensure that production quotas and procedures are met
Prepare production reports for review by senior management
Confer with other managers to set production quotas, to plan extraction sites and to develop policies for the removal of raw materials
Evaluate efficiency of production sites to determine adequacy of personnel, equipment and technologies used, and make changes to work schedule or equipment when necessary
Ensure adherence to safety regulations
Hire personnel and oversee training needs of staff
May direct peripheral activities such as the construction of access roads or temporary living quarters.


Employment requirements
Oil and gas managers usually require a bachelor's degree in geology, earth sciences or petroleum engineering.
Forestry managers usually require a bachelor's degree in forestry science or forest engineering.
Mining and quarrying managers usually require a bachelor's degree in mining engineering or earth sciences.
Several years of experience in a supervisory occupation in the particular industry are usually required and may substitute for formal education requirements.


Additional information
Progression to senior management positions in the respective industries is possible with experience.


Contractors and supervisors, oil and gas drilling and services (82021)
Fishing masters and officers (83120)
Managers in agriculture (80020)
Senior managers - construction, transportation, production and utilities (00015)
Supervisors, logging and forestry (82010)
Supervisors, mining and quarrying (82020)
Research director - forestry; research director - mining (in 20011 Architecture and science managers)