Continuous Mining Machine Operators (47-5041)
Occupation description: Operate self-propelled mining machines that rip coal, metal and nonmetal ores, rock, stone, or sand from the mine face and load it onto conveyors or into shuttle cars in a continuous operation.
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Employment and Job Openings  (click here for the 10-year forecast)
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- Alaska: The job outlook for Alaska is not available.
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