1822 — Mine Safety and Health Inspection Series***
This series covers positions which supervise, lead, or perform work involving underground and surface mining and milling operations associated with coal, metal, and nonmetal mines, and plants where ores are processed for distribution. Inspectors and specialists may determine and/or adjust monetary penalties assessed against violators of mine safety and health laws or regulations.
Positions in this series require:
- knowledge of laws, regulations, and standards for mine safety and health;
- knowledge of safety and health practices, principles, programs, and hazards applicable to mining and/or milling; and
- practical knowledge of underground and/or surface mining processes and systems.