Coal, Careers and You



Careers in the coal industry go beyond coal miners to include biologists, geologists, linemen, safety inspectors, trade analysts, railroad engineer and cargo specialists, to name a few.  For more information about careers in the coal industry, please read the booklet Coal, Careers and You.

In addition, try this classroom activity about many of the different careers provided by the extractive industry.  This activity was developed by Women in Mining.