Introduction Involved in finding the source of valuable mineral deposits located beneath the earth’s surface or water and are involved in removing them in the most economical way separating as much as possible of the work less materials from the valuable. Whole process involved planning, designing, safety operation, excavation of minerals and their transportation, maintenance of mines, air circulation and removal of toxic gases from the mines. Working Conditions They need to work in small and remote areas. They have to work in difficult conditions when in underground mines and also face danger of the hazards mining poses. Working in artificial light, poor ventilation, in humid atmosphere can be tough. Personality Patience, responsible approach to work, endurance are critical asserts of mining engineers.