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Title
ANZSCO Code
Skill Assessment Body
Task Description
Accommodation and Hospitality Managers nec
141999
This occupation group covers Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 Occupations in this group include: Backpackers Manager Boarding House Manager Casino Duty Manager Guest House Manager Hostel Manager Reception Centre Manager
Accountant (General)
221111
Plans and provides systems and services relating to the financial dealings of organisations and individuals, and advises on associated record-keeping and compliance requirements. Registration or licensing is required. Specialisations: Financial Analyst Insolvency Practitioner. assisting in formulating budgetary and accounting policies preparing financial statements for presentation to boards of directors, management, shareholders, and governing and statutory bodies conducting financial investigations, preparing reports, undertaking audits and advising on matters such as the purchase and sale of businesses, mergers, capital financing, suspected fraud, insolvency and taxation examining operating costs and organisations' income and expenditure providing assurance about the accuracy of information contained in financial reports and their compliance with statutory requirements providing financial and taxation advice on business structures, plans and operations preparing taxation returns for individuals and organisations liaising with financial institutions and brokers to establish funds management arrangements introducing and maintaining accounting systems, and advising on the selection and application of computer-based accounting systems maintaining internal control systems may appraise cash flow and financial risk of capital investment projects
Actor
211111
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: defining, analysing and solving complex financial and business problems relating to areas such as insurance premiums, annuities, superannuation funds, pensions and dividends examining financial projections for general insurance companies, finance companies, government and other organisations designing new types of policies, assessing risks and analysing investments in life insurance, superannuation funds, health insurance, friendly societies, financial markets and other areas formulating mathematical models to simulate processes applying models to experimental observations, and adjusting and recasting the models using numerical analysis methods to develop algorithms and perform computations liaising with management and clients to determine the subject or area to be surveyed or examined specifying the data to be collected, and the methodology to be used in collection and analysis evaluating and describing the reliability and utility of source information analysing and interpreting data, and producing relevant statistics to describe and infer particular trends and patterns Occupations: 224111 Actuary 224112 Mathematician 224113 Statistician
Actuary
224111
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: defining, analysing and solving complex financial and business problems relating to areas such as insurance premiums, annuities, superannuation funds, pensions and dividends examining financial projections for general insurance companies, finance companies, government and other organisations designing new types of policies, assessing risks and analysing investments in life insurance, superannuation funds, health insurance, friendly societies, financial markets and other areas formulating mathematical models to simulate processes applying models to experimental observations, and adjusting and recasting the models using numerical analysis methods to develop algorithms and perform computations liaising with management and clients to determine the subject or area to be surveyed or examined specifying the data to be collected, and the methodology to be used in collection and analysis evaluating and describing the reliability and utility of source information analysing and interpreting data, and producing relevant statistics to describe and infer particular trends and patterns Occupations: 224111 Actuary 224112 Mathematician 224113 Statistician
Acupuncturist
252211
Treats disorders and illnesses by stimulating the body's defence mechanisms through inserting fine needles into the skin. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1Tasks Include: assessing patients to determine the nature of the disorder, illness, problem or need by questioning, examining and observing developing and implementing treatment plans using applications such as acupuncture, homoeopathic and herbal medicine, and dance, drama, hypnotic and music therapies evaluating and documenting patients' progress through treatment plans providing dietary and lifestyle advice and guidelines prescribing natural medicines, such as herbal, mineral and animal extracts, to stimulate the body's capacity for self-healing
Advertising Manager
131113
Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the advertising activities within an organisation. Tasks Include: directing the development and implementation of sales strategies and setting sales targets in order to maximise an organisation's sales and customer loyalty directing the development and implementation of strategies to promote an organisation's goods and services to as many people as possible directing the development and implementation of strategies to generate increased consumption of an organisation's goods and services through the creation and reinforcement of 'brand image' or 'brand loyalty' directing the development and implementation of strategies to build and maintain an organisation's image and reputation with its customers, investors and the wider public
Advertising Specialist
225111
Devises and coordinates advertising campaigns which encourage consumers to purchase particular goods or services. Tasks Include: planning, developing and organising advertising policies and campaigns to support sales objectives advising executives and clients on advertising strategies and campaigns to reach target markets, creating consumer awareness and effectively promoting the attributes of goods and services coordinating production of advertising campaigns involving specialised activities, such as artwork, copywriting, media scripting, television and film production and media placement, within time and budget constraints analysing data regarding consumer patterns and preferences interpreting and predicting current and future consumer trends researching potential demand and market characteristics for new goods and services and collecting and analysing data and other statistical information supporting business growth and development through the preparation and execution of marketing objectives, policies and programs commissioning and undertaking market research to identify market opportunities for new and existing goods and services advising on all elements of marketing such as product mix, pricing, advertising and sales promotion, selling, and distribution channels
Aeronautical Engineer
233911
Performs and supervises engineering work concerned with the design, development, manufacture, maintenance and modification of aircraft for flight. Registration or licensing may be required. Specialisations: Aeronautical Engineering Officer (Navy) Aerospace Engineer Aerospace Engineer Officer - Aeronautical (Air Force) Aerospace Engineer Officer - Armament (Air Force) Aerospace Engineer Officer - Electronics (Air Force) Avionics Systems Engineer Weapons Aeronautical Engineering Officer (Navy)
Aeroplane Pilot
231111
Flies aeroplanes to transport passengers, mail and freight, or provide agricultural, aerial surveillance or other aviation services. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1. Tasks Include: preparing and submitting flight plans giving consideration to factors such as weather conditions and aircraft performance flying aircraft in accordance with established air traffic control and aircraft operating procedures providing flight information for flight crews and air traffic services staff controlling aircraft movements, and directing aircraft taxiing, take-offs and landings by radio providing pre-flight briefings and aeronautical information services completing cockpit preparations and external inspections to determine that aircraft are acceptable for flight monitoring aircraft performance and reporting on mechanical condition giving in-flight instruction, supervising solo flights, accompanying students on training flights and demonstrating techniques for controlling aircraft
Agricultural Consultant
234111
Alternative Title: Agricultural Adviser Advises farmers, agricultural businesses, rural industries and government on the production, processing and distribution of farm products. Tasks Include: collecting and analysing data and samples of produce, feed, soil and other factors affecting production advising Farmers and Farm Managers on techniques for improving the production of crops and livestock, and alternative agricultural options advising farmers on issues such as livestock and crop disease, control of pests and weeds, soil improvement, animal husbandry and feeding programs studying the environmental factors affecting commercial crop production, pasture growth, animal breeding, and the growth and health of forest trees studying the effects of cultivation techniques, soils, insects and plant diseases on animal, crop and forest production developing procedures and techniques for solving agricultural problems and improving the efficiency of production managing forest resources to maximise their long-term commercial, recreational and environmental benefits for the community studying the propagation and culture of forest trees, methods for improving the growth of stock, and the effects of thinning on forest yields preparing plans for reafforestation and devising efficient harvesting systems investigating, planning and implementing management procedures to cope with the effects of fires, floods, droughts, soil erosion, insect pests and diseases
Agricultural Engineer
233912
Alternative Title: Natural Resources Engineer Performs and supervises engineering work related to the use and development of agricultural land, buildings, machines and equipment. Registration or licensing may be required.
Agricultural Scientist
234112
Studies commercial plants, animals and cultivation techniques to enhance the productivity of farms and agricultural industries. collecting and analysing data and samples of produce, feed, soil and other factors affecting production advising Farmers and Farm Managers on techniques for improving the production of crops and livestock, and alternative agricultural options advising farmers on issues such as livestock and crop disease, control of pests and weeds, soil improvement, animal husbandry and feeding programs studying the environmental factors affecting commercial crop production, pasture growth, animal breeding, and the growth and health of forest trees studying the effects of cultivation techniques, soils, insects and plant diseases on animal, crop and forest production developing procedures and techniques for solving agricultural problems and improving the efficiency of production managing forest resources to maximise their long-term commercial, recreational and environmental benefits for the community studying the propagation and culture of forest trees, methods for improving the growth of stock, and the effects of thinning on forest yields preparing plans for reafforestation and devising efficient harvesting systems investigating, planning and implementing management procedures to cope with the effects of fires, floods, droughts, soil erosion, insect pests and diseases
Agricultural Technician
311111
Alternative Title: Agricultural Technical Officer Performs tests and experiments, and provides technical support to assist Agricultural Scientists in areas such as research, production, servicing and marketing. Tasks Include: examining topographical, physical and soil characteristics of farmland to determine its most effective use and identify nutrient deficiencies assisting in developing new methods of planting, fertilising, harvesting and processing crops to achieve optimum land usage identifying pathogenic micro-organisms and insects, parasites, fungi and weeds harmful to crops and livestock, and assisting in devising methods of control analysing produce to set and maintain standards of quality inspecting livestock to gauge the effectiveness of feed formulae assisting in controlled breeding experiments to develop improved crop and livestock strains arranging the supply of drugs, vaccines and other chemicals to Farmers and Farm Managers, and giving advice on their use collecting and collating data for research planning slaughtering, harvesting and other aspects of production processes may advise producers on farming techniques and management
Airconditioning and Mechanical Services Plumber
334112
Installs, maintains and repairs piping, ducting and equipment for heating, cooling and ventilation of buildings or vessels. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: studying blueprints, drawings and specifications to determine the layout of plumbing systems and materials required setting out and installing hot and cold water systems and associated equipment installing water-based fire protections systems, including fire hydrants, hose reels and sprinkler systems designing and installing sanitary plumbing and water supply systems, discharge pipes and sanitary fixtures fabricating and installing soil and waste stacks assembling and installing mechanical services plant, air handling and conditioning equipment and small bore heating systems installing sewerage and effluent pumping equipment and disposal systems installing below-ground drainage systems and associated ground support systems installing gas appliances, flues and pressure regulating devices fabricating and installing metal roofing, rainwater goods and flashings
Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanic
342111
Assembles, installs, maintains and repairs industrial, commercial and domestic airconditioning and refrigeration systems and equipment. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: establishing job requirements from drawings and specifications, and laying out installation reference points drilling holes, installing mounting brackets and cutting, bending and threading piping installing and repairing components such as compressors, motors, condensers, evaporators, switches and gauges, and copper lines for steam, gas, refrigerant, compressed air, oil and chilled water bolting, soldering, riveting, welding and brazing pipes to connect equipment, and checking alignment and accuracy of fit filling systems with gas or fluid to check for leaks test-operating refrigeration systems, checking mechanisms and making adjustments removing test gas and fluid using vacuum pumps, and filling with refrigerant checking and overhauling refrigeration systems, diagnosing faults and repairing and replacing defective components adjusting system controls and mechanisms and reassembling systems recording causes of malfunctioning and action taken
Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Avionics)
323111
Inspects, tests, aligns, repairs and installs aircraft electrical and avionic system components. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: dismantling, inspecting, testing, repairing and reassembling aircraft engines, ancillary motors and engine accessories, electrical systems, and subassemblies of aircraft frames installing electrical circuits and equipment testing aircraft communication equipment, aircraft instrumentation and electronic systems using electronic testing equipment and specialised test apparatus replacing and testing aircraft oxygen system components assembling parts and subassemblies of aircraft frames conducting routine pre-flight inspections of engines, aircraft frames and mechanical systems maintaining records of action taken may manufacture aircraft electrical, instrument and radio hardware components
Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Mechanical)
323112
Inspects, tests, repairs and installs aircraft hydromechanical and flight system components and aircraft engines, subassemblies and components. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: dismantling, inspecting, testing, repairing and reassembling aircraft engines, ancillary motors and engine accessories, electrical systems, and subassemblies of aircraft frames installing electrical circuits and equipment testing aircraft communication equipment, aircraft instrumentation and electronic systems using electronic testing equipment and specialised test apparatus replacing and testing aircraft oxygen system components assembling parts and subassemblies of aircraft frames conducting routine pre-flight inspections of engines, aircraft frames and mechanical systems maintaining records of action taken may manufacture aircraft electrical, instrument and radio hardware components
Aircraft Maintenance Engineer (Structures)
323113
Inspects, dismantles and reassembles aircraft structures, and repairs and replaces components of aircraft frames. Works with both metal and carbon fibre composite materials. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: dismantling, inspecting, testing, repairing and reassembling aircraft engines, ancillary motors and engine accessories, electrical systems, and subassemblies of aircraft frames installing electrical circuits and equipment testing aircraft communication equipment, aircraft instrumentation and electronic systems using electronic testing equipment and specialised test apparatus replacing and testing aircraft oxygen system components assembling parts and subassemblies of aircraft frames conducting routine pre-flight inspections of engines, aircraft frames and mechanical systems maintaining records of action taken may manufacture aircraft electrical, instrument and radio hardware components
Ambulance Officer
411111
Alternative Title: Paramedic (Aus) Provides specialised transport services and emergency health care for injured, sick, infirm and aged persons. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: attending accidents, emergencies and requests for medical assistance assessing health of patients, determining need for assistance, and assessing specialised needs and factors affecting patients' conditions performing therapies and administering drugs according to protocol resuscitating and defibrillating patients and operating life-support equipment transporting accident victims to medical facilities transporting sick and disabled persons to and from medical facilities for specialised treatment and rehabilitation instructing community groups and essential service workers in first aid attending public gatherings and sporting events where accidents and other health emergencies may occur ensuring that ambulances are adequately maintained and stocked with medical supplies, and that equipment is in good working order preparing written reports on the state of patients' injuries and treatment provided
Amusement Centre Manager
149111
Alternative Title: Entertainment Centre Manager Organises, controls and promotes the activities, facilities and resources of an amusement centre, showground or theme park. Tasks Include: planning and organising the range and mix of entertainment, attractions, amusement machines and fitness programs to be offered by the centre organising publicity to promote facilities and attract clients scheduling games and competitions selecting, training and supervising staff ensuring facilities are properly maintained and conform to safety standards may undertake coaching, fitness instruction and training of clients may plan and organise catering facilities
Anaesthetic Technician
311211
Prepares and maintains anaesthetic equipment for operating theatres or clinics, and assists Anaesthetists during anaesthetic procedures. Tasks Include: operating equipment used in diagnosing and monitoring disorders of the heart, kidneys, nervous system and hearing, and in anaesthesia undertaking and assisting with medical analytical procedures and assisting Anaesthetists and surgical teams recording the electrical activity of the heart, from which the heart rate is measured and pattern and rhythm interpreted taking, collecting and labelling blood, urine and other samples from patients preparing and staining slides and tissue sections for blood and histological examination performing diagnostic tests on tissues and body fluids and analysing the chemical constituents of blood, urine, faeces and tissues testing for diseases by looking for the presence of antibodies and the products of immune response in samples setting up, checking and maintaining operating theatres, anaesthetic workstations, life support machines and associated equipment referring prescriptions to Pharmacists and assisting in preparing medications
Anaesthetist
253211
Provides direct medical care to patients requiring general or local anaesthesia for surgical, diagnostic and other procedures such as prevention of pain and maintenance of body function. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: performing pre-operative examinations of patients to determine appropriate anaesthetic and sedation in concurrence with Specialist Physicians and Surgeons discussing the anaesthetic process with patients and obtaining their informed consent prior to surgery administering local, regional and general anaesthetics using a variety of methods such as inhalational and intravenous administration supervising the transfer of patients to operating theatres, positioning on operating tables, keeping patients warm, and responding quickly and accurately if any problems arise monitoring patients throughout surgical procedures and in immediate post-operative procedures recording details of anaesthetic and sedation administered, and the condition of patients before, during and after anaesthesia liaising with other health care workers to provide diagnosis and treatment for patients with chronic pain, and to diagnose and treat patients requiring intensive care or resuscitation may instruct medical, nursing, student and ancillary staff on the signs, symptoms and diagnosis of allergic and anaphylactic reactions to anaesthetic agents, and supervision and treatment of life threatening emergencies
Analyst Programmer
261311
Alternative Title: Programmer Analyst Analyses user needs, produces requirements documentation and system plans, and encodes, tests, debugs, maintains and documents programs and applications. Tasks Include: researching, consulting, analysing and evaluating system program needs identifying technology limitations and deficiencies in existing systems and associated processes, procedures and methods testing, debugging, diagnosing and correcting errors and faults in an applications programming language within established testing protocols, guidelines and quality standards to ensure programs and applications perform to specification writing and maintaining program code to meet system requirements, system designs and technical specifications in accordance with quality accredited standards writing, updating and maintaining technical program, end user documentation and operational procedures providing advice, guidance and expertise in developing proposals and strategies for software design activities such as financial evaluation and costings for recommending software purchases and upgrades
Animal Attendants and Trainers nec
361199
This occupation group covers Animal Attendants and Trainers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 3 Occupations in this group include: Crutching Contractor Kennel Hand Muleser. Tasks Include: teaching animals to obey verbal and non-verbal commands and addressing behavioural problems training animals to accept riders and pull vehicles training animals to perform in competitions bathing, cutting, combing, blow-drying and styling pets' coats, clipping their nails and cleaning their ears inspecting, preparing, cleaning, disinfecting and maintaining comfortable animal cages and enclosures transporting food, filling water troughs and feeding animals according to their individual needs maintaining animal health records, treating minor injuries and reporting serious conditions to Veterinarians exercising and playing with animals, answering visitor questions, and transferring animals between enclosures by leading or carrying them dusting and spraying insecticides on animals and immersing them in insecticide baths, to control insect pests
Apiarist
121311
Alternative Title: Beekeeper Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and operates apiaries to produce honey, queen bee pollen, beeswax and royal jelly, breed queen bees and pollinate crops. Tasks Include: breeding and raising livestock for the production of honey, meat, milk, skins, eggs and wool monitoring and maintaining the health and condition of livestock providing pastures and fodder to maintain appropriate nutritional levels moving livestock to optimise feeding opportunities organising and conducting farming operations such as catching, drenching and milking livestock, sterilising machines, and collecting, grading and packaging produce directing and overseeing general farming activities such as maintaining pens, sheds and cages, fertilising, controlling pests and weeds, and growing fodder maintaining fences, equipment and water supply systems organising the sale, purchase and transportation of livestock and produce maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity and planning production accordingly managing business capital including budgeting, taxation, debt and loan management may select, train and supervise staff and contractors
Aquaculture Farmer
121111
AQUACULTURE FARMERS or Seafood Farmer plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to breed and raise fish and other aquatic stock. Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: planning and coordinating the operation of hatcheries to produce fish fry, seed oysters, crayfish, marron and prawns taking into account environmental and market factors monitoring the environment to maintain optimal growing conditions identifying and controlling environmental toxins and diseases monitoring stock growth rates to determine when to harvest transporting fish, crayfish, marron, prawns and sticks of seed oysters to new tanks, ponds, cages and floating net pens directing and overseeing the harvesting, grading and packaging of fish, oysters and other aquatic stock organising the sale, purchase and transportation of fish stock maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity and planning production accordingly managing business capital including budgeting, taxation, debt and loan management may select, train and supervise staff and contractors
Arborist
362212
ARBORIST Alternative Title: Tree Surgeon Maintains and cares for trees and shrubs by lopping limbs and shaping branches, treating trees with fertilisers and insecticides, removing dead or decaying trees, and advising on general tree care. Tasks Include: preparing and maintaining seedbeds and growing sites propagating and planting trees, bushes, hedges, flowers and bulbs preparing lawn areas by spreading top soil and planting grass, and by laying instant turf maintaining planted and grassed areas by weeding, trimming, fertilising, watering and mowing pruning trees and hedges, and installing plant support and protection devices preparing plans and drawings, selecting materials and plants, and scheduling landscape construction setting out and installing hardscape and softscape structures constructing gravel and paved areas, walls, fences, pergolas, ponds, barbecues and garden furniture examining trees to assess their condition and determine treatment lopping limbs off trees and shaping branches using chain and handsaws spraying and dusting plants and trees to control insects and disease, and felling diseased trees.
Architect
232111
ARCHITECTS AND LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS design commercial, industrial, institutional, residential and recreational buildings and landscapes. 232111 ARCHITECT Plans and designs buildings, provides concepts, plans, specifications and detailed drawings, negotiates with builders and advises on the procurement of buildings. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: obtaining advice from clients and management to determine type, style and size of planned buildings and alterations to existing buildings providing information regarding designs, materials and estimated building times preparing project documentation, including sketches and scale drawings, and integrating structural, mechanical and aesthetic elements in final designs writing specifications and contract documents for use by builders and calling tenders on behalf of clients consulting with Professionals and clients about external area designs, costs and construction compiling and analysing site and community data about geographical and ecological features, landforms, soils, vegetation, site hydrology, visual characteristics and human-made structures, to formulate land use and development recommendations, and for preparing environmental impact statements preparing reports, site plans, working drawings, specifications and cost estimates for land development, showing location and details of proposals, including ground modelling, structures, vegetation and access inspecting construction work in progress to ensure compliance with plans, specifications and quality standards.
Architectural Draftsperson
312111
ARCHITECTURAL DRAFTSPERSON or Architectural Associate. Completes Architects' concepts by preparing drawings and plans, and liaising with builders and contractors. At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: assisting Construction Managers, Architects and Surveyors in planning and organisation interpreting plans, regulations and codes of practice preparing preliminary sketches, working drawings and specifications preparing, editing and revising plans, maps, charts and drawings coordinating works programs inspecting work and materials for compliance with specifications, regulations and standards calculating costs and estimating time scales collecting data using surveying instruments and photogrammetric equipment performing routine computations and plotting preliminary data.
Architectural, Building and Surveying Technicians nec
312199
ARCHITECTURAL, BUILDING AND SURVEYING TECHNICIANS perform technical functions to assist Construction Managers, Architects and Surveyors by supervising and inspecting construction sites, estimating time, costs and resources, inspecting plumbing work, and collecting and evaluating survey data and preparing maps and plans. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2). At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: assisting Construction Managers, Architects and Surveyors in planning and organisation interpreting plans, regulations and codes of practice preparing preliminary sketches, working drawings and specifications preparing, editing and revising plans, maps, charts and drawings coordinating works programs inspecting work and materials for compliance with specifications, regulations and standards calculating costs and estimating time scales collecting data using surveying instruments and photogrammetric equipment performing routine computations and plotting preliminary data
Art Teacher (Private Tuition)
249211
PRIVATE TUTORS AND TEACHERS teach students in the practice, theory and performance of subjects, such as art, dance, drama and music, in private training establishments. Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: planning programs of study for individual students and groups preparing and presenting material on the theory of the subject area instructing and demonstrating practical aspects of the subject area assigning problems and exercises relative to students' training needs and talents assessing students and offering advice, criticism and encouragement revising curricula, course content, course materials and methods of instruction preparing students for examinations, performance and assessments keeping abreast of developments in the subject area by attending professional conferences, seminars and courses, reading current literature, and talking with colleagues may arrange visits and tours to professional exhibitions and performances may organise for exhibitions or performances of students' work.
Artistic Director
212111
ARTISTIC DIRECTOR Determines and oversees implementation of artistic policies for a performing arts organisation such as a theatre company, dance company, music ensemble, festival or venue. Skill Level: 1. Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. Artistic Directors and Media Producers (excluding Video) require relevant experience in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: managing artistic and media productions to meet quality, cost and timing specifications formulating and developing organisations' artistic policies and selecting and planning organisations' artistic programs hiring and managing artistic staff controlling the use of media production facilities such as studios and editing equipment, stage and film equipment and rehearsal time directing the formulation of media production strategies, policies and plans introducing programs, music, entertainment items, guests and celebrities preparing and reading news bulletins, making special announcements and providing commentary for sports and other events presenting opinions on sports, politics, and social and economic matters researching, investigating and compiling stories and programs
Arts Administrator or Manager
139911
ARTS ADMINISTRATOR OR MANAGER Plans, organises, directs, controls, coordinates and promotes artistic and cultural policies, programs, projects and services. Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Audiologist
252711
AUDIOLOGIST Provides diagnostic assessment and rehabilitative services related to human hearing defects. Registration or licensing is required. Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: administering and interpreting a wide range of audiometric tests to determine hearing efficiency and locate sites of detected hearing problems interpreting audiometric test results alongside other medical, social and behavioural diagnostic data evaluating total response pattern and acoustic tests to distinguish between organic and non-organic hearing loss planning, directing and participating in counselling, speech reading and other rehabilitation programs prescribing appropriate hearing aids and instructing patients in use administering tests and observing patients to determine nature and extent of disorders planning and conducting programs of remedial exercise to correct disorders such as stuttering and abnormal articulation administering individual and group therapy for rehabilitation of patients with communication problems caused by defective hearing, cerebral palsy, surgery and injury advising on treatment for children with difficulties in learning to speak counselling and guiding language-handicapped individuals, their families, teachers and employers
Author
212211
Produces literary or other written work for publication or performance. This occupation requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications and experience.
Automotive Electrician
321111
AUTOMOTIVE ELECTRICIANS install, maintain and repair electrical wiring and electronic components in motor vehicles. At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: using test equipment to locate electrical and electronic malfunctions dismantling and removing electrical and electronic assemblies and components installing electrical equipment and electronic components in motor vehicles connecting power-operated vehicle equipment and accessories to power supply adjusting engine control systems and timing testing and replacing defective alternators, generators, voltage regulators and starter motors repairing and replacing faulty ignition and electrical wiring replacing defective parts such as fuses, lamps and switches
Automotive Electrician
321111
Installs, maintains and repairs electrical wiring and electronic components in motor vehicles. Registration or licensing may be required.Provides diagnostic assessment and rehabilitative services related to human hearing defects. Registration or licensing is required. Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: administering and interpreting a wide range of audiometric tests to determine hearing efficiency and locate sites of detected hearing problems interpreting audiometric test results alongside other medical, social and behavioural diagnostic data evaluating total response pattern and acoustic tests to distinguish between organic and non-organic hearing loss planning, directing and participating in counselling, speech reading and other rehabilitation programs prescribing appropriate hearing aids and instructing patients in use administering tests and observing patients to determine nature and extent of disorders planning and conducting programs of remedial exercise to correct disorders such as stuttering and abnormal articulation administering individual and group therapy for rehabilitation of patients with communication problems caused by defective hearing, cerebral palsy, surgery and injury advising on treatment for children with difficulties in learning to speak counselling and guiding language-handicapped individuals, their families, teachers and employers
Baker
351111
BAKERS AND PASTRYCOOKS prepare and bake bread loaves and rolls, buns, cakes, biscuits and pastry goods. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3). At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: checking the cleanliness of equipment and operation of premises before production runs to ensure compliance with occupational health and safety regulations checking the quality of raw materials and weighing ingredients kneading, maturing, cutting, moulding, mixing and shaping dough and pastry goods preparing pastry fillings monitoring oven temperatures and product appearance to determine baking times coordinating the forming, loading, baking, unloading, de-panning and cooling of batches of bread, rolls and pastry products glazing buns and pastries, and decorating cakes with cream and icing operating machines which roll and mould dough and cut biscuits emptying, cleaning and greasing baking trays, tins and other cooking equipment.
Barrister
271111
BARRISTERS plead cases before civil, criminal and industrial courts and other tribunals. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: receiving written information in the form of briefs and verbal instructions concerning cases from Solicitors, other specialist Legal Professionals and clients providing advice and written opinions on points of law conferring with clients and witnesses in preparation for court proceedings drawing up pleadings, affidavits and other court documents researching statutes and previous court decisions relevant to cases outlining the facts to the court, calling and questioning witnesses, and making addresses to the court to argue a client's case providing opinion on complex legal issues may draw up or settle documents . Registration or licensing is required. Specialisations: Queen's Counsel Senior Counsel (Aus)
Beef Cattle Farmer
121312
BEEF CATTLE FARMER Alternative Titles: Beef Cattle Farm Manager Beef Cattle Grazier Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to breed and raise beef cattle for meat and breeding stock. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Stud Beef Cattle Farmer. Tasks Include: breeding and raising livestock for the production of honey, meat, milk, skins, eggs and wool monitoring and maintaining the health and condition of livestock providing pastures and fodder to maintain appropriate nutritional levels moving livestock to optimise feeding opportunities organising and conducting farming operations such as catching, drenching and milking livestock, sterilising machines, and collecting, grading and packaging produce directing and overseeing general farming activities such as maintaining pens, sheds and cages, fertilising, controlling pests and weeds, and growing fodder maintaining fences, equipment and water supply systems organising the sale, purchase and transportation of livestock and produce maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity and planning production accordingly managing business capital including budgeting, taxation, debt and loan management may select, train and supervise staff and contractors.
Biochemist
234513
BIOCHEMIST Studies the biochemistry of living organisms and the molecular structure and function of related components. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Enzyme Chemist Protein Chemist. Tasks Include: designing and conducting experiments, making observations and measurements, researching information, analysing data, preparing or supervising the preparation of laboratory reports and scientific papers, presenting findings at scientific meetings and conferences, and supervising the work of staff studying the forms and structures of bodily organs and tissues by systematic observation, dissection and microscopic examination investigating the chemical structure and function of living cells and their isolated components, organs and tissues in humans, animals, plants, and micro-organisms examining micro-organisms, such as bacteria, fungi, yeast and their enzymes, and using the knowledge gained to create and develop new, and improve existing, products, materials and processes investigating the effects of environmental factors, such as rainfall, temperature, sunlight, soil, topography and disease, on plant growth planning and undertaking experiments to study, measure and understand marine animals and plants studying the growth and characteristics of micro-organisms, such as bacteria, algae and fungi, and the effects they have on plants, animals and humans to develop medical, veterinary, industrial, environmental and other practical applications investigating the interrelationships between animals in their natural surroundings, in captivity and in laboratories
Biomedical Engineer
233913
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Applies knowledge and methodology of physics, engineering, mathematics, computing, physical chemistry and materials science to problems in biology and the treatment and prevention of human disease. Registration or licensing may be required. Specialisations: Bioengineer Clinical Engineer Medical Engineer
Biotechnologist
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BIOTECHNOLOGIST Studies the anatomy, physiology and characteristics of living organisms and isolated biological molecules, and develops new materials for applying to a range of purposes. Specialisations: Cell Geneticist Molecular Biologist Molecular Geneticist. Tasks Include: designing and conducting experiments, making observations and measurements, researching information, analysing data, preparing or supervising the preparation of laboratory reports and scientific papers, presenting findings at scientific meetings and conferences, and supervising the work of staff studying the forms and structures of bodily organs and tissues by systematic observation, dissection and microscopic examination investigating the chemical structure and function of living cells and their isolated components, organs and tissues in humans, animals, plants, and micro-organisms examining micro-organisms, such as bacteria, fungi, yeast and their enzymes, and using the knowledge gained to create and develop new, and improve existing, products, materials and processes investigating the effects of environmental factors, such as rainfall, temperature, sunlight, soil, topography and disease, on plant growth planning and undertaking experiments to study, measure and understand marine animals and plants studying the growth and characteristics of micro-organisms, such as bacteria, algae and fungi, and the effects they have on plants, animals and humans to develop medical, veterinary, industrial, environmental and other practical applications investigating the interrelationships between animals in their natural surroundings, in captivity and in laboratories
Boat Builder and Repairer
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BOAT BUILDER AND REPAIRER Builds, repairs and modifies boats. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Composite Boat Builder Rigger (Boat) Sparmaker Wooden Boat Builder Yacht Builder. Tasks Include: studying plans and specifications, and preparing templates and scale plans for fabrication and cutting of hull sections marking reference points and lines on dry docks and slipways checking position and functioning of slipway apparatus assembling shells of boats and erecting hull sections of ship erecting and preparing launching platforms, conducting pre-launch tests and supervising launching procedures installing masts, frames, decking, fittings, machines, shafts and safety equipment building and installing structures such as cabins, machine mountings, propeller supports and rudders determining repair requirements and procedures may make hull moulds and fabricate and repair vessels using materials such as aluminium, wood, glass, reinforced plastics, carbon fibre, Kevlar, fibreglass and concrete
Book or Script Editor
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BOOK OR SCRIPT EDITOR Evaluates manuscripts of books or scripts to determine suitability for publication or production, and edits and supervises material in preparation for publication or for production on film, television, radio or stage. Specialisations: Dramaturge Script Coordinator. Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. Some occupations in this unit group require high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: creating and developing ideas and themes for written works, such as novels, plays, musicals, screen productions, educational texts, information texts and multimedia products researching subject matter through original and secondary materials, interviews and other media planning, organising and writing material reviewing and evaluating manuscripts of novels, biographies, short stories, poems, educational texts and other books, and ensuring coherence of style and development of theme, plot and characterisation advising publishers about potential of works for publication and conditions of publication contract negotiating publication details such as royalties, publication dates and numbers of copies to be printed reviewing and assessing stories and other material for film, television, radio and stage productions directing the preparation of scripts to be read by announcers to introduce and connect parts of musicals, news, sports and special events programs
Botanist
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BOTANIST Studies the anatomy, physiology, biochemistry and ecology of plants. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Plant Morphologist Plant Pathologist Plant Physiologist Plant Taxonomist. Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: designing and conducting experiments, making observations and measurements, researching information, analysing data, preparing or supervising the preparation of laboratory reports and scientific papers, presenting findings at scientific meetings and conferences, and supervising the work of staff studying the forms and structures of bodily organs and tissues by systematic observation, dissection and microscopic examination investigating the chemical structure and function of living cells and their isolated components, organs and tissues in humans, animals, plants, and micro-organisms examining micro-organisms, such as bacteria, fungi, yeast and their enzymes, and using the knowledge gained to create and develop new, and improve existing, products, materials and processes investigating the effects of environmental factors, such as rainfall, temperature, sunlight, soil, topography and disease, on plant growth planning and undertaking experiments to study, measure and understand marine animals and plants studying the growth and characteristics of micro-organisms, such as bacteria, algae and fungi, and the effects they have on plants, animals and humans to develop medical, veterinary, industrial, environmental and other practical applications investigating the interrelationships between animals in their natural surroundings, in captivity and in laboratories
Bricklayer
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BRICKLAYER Alternative Title: Blocklayer Lays bricks, pre-cut stone and other types of building blocks in mortar to construct and repair walls, partitions, arches and other structures. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Arch Builder Chimney Builder Refractory Bricklayer Retort Setter (Bricklaying) Tuckpointer. At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: studying plans and specifications to determine materials required, dimensions and installation procedures erecting and dismantling restricted height scaffolding sealing foundations with damp-resistant materials and spreading layers of mortar to serve as base and binder for blocks using trowels laying bricks in rows, designs and shapes, and spreading mortar between joints embedding blocks in mortar and removing excess mortar checking vertical and horizontal alignment cutting, shaping and polishing stones and bricks using machines and hand tools, and shaping bricks to fit irregular spaces repairing and maintaining bricks, cement blocks and related structures designing and cutting monumental masonry and lettering constructing walls using stone slabs and large masonry slab blocks.
Building Inspector
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BUILDING INSPECTOR Alternative Titles: Building Certifier Building Surveyor Inspects buildings to ensure compliance with laws and regulations and advises on building requirements. Registration or licensing may be required. Specialisation: Electrical Installation Inspector.
Building and Engineering Technicians nec
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BUILDING AND ENGINEERING TECHNICIANS NEC This occupation group covers Building and Engineering Technicians not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 Occupations in this group include: Aircraft Detail Draftsperson Aircraft Systems Technician (Air Force) Airframe Technical Officer Avionics Systems Technician (Air Force) Biomedical Engineering Associate Mining Detail Draftsperson Shipbuilding Draftsperson. This unit group covers Building and Engineering Technicians not elsewhere classified. It includes Maintenance Planners, Metallurgical or Materials Technicians, and Mine Deputies.: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required.
Business Machine Mechanic
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BUSINESS MACHINE MECHANIC Alternative Titles: Office Equipment Technician Office Machine Technician Installs, maintains and repairs electronic business equipment such as multi-function devices, photocopiers, scanners, fax machines and cash registers. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Photocopier Technician. Tasks Include: examining and testing machines, equipment, instruments and control systems to diagnose faults adjusting, repairing, and replacing worn and defective parts and wiring, and maintaining machines, equipment and instruments reassembling, test operating and adjusting equipment advising users of correct operating procedures to prevent malfunctions receiving messages by interpreting code and converting to plain language, and writing and typing messages for transmission monitoring radio traffic, and transmitting and receiving voice messages installing electronic instruments and control systems applying knowledge of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic principles in commissioning and maintaining control systems.
Butcher or Smallgoods Maker
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BUTCHERS AND SMALLGOODS MAKERS select, cut, trim, prepare and arrange meat for sale and supply, operate meat and smallgoods processing machines, and manage the processes in the production of smallgoods. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: preparing meat for sale by removing bones, trimming fat and cutting, mincing and grinding meat to shape and size for display or as ordered preparing crumbed cuts of meat, and marinating, seasoning and curing special cuts selecting and preparing meat to produce smallgoods operating machines to grind, mix, mince and tenderise meat making seasonings and pickles by mixing spices, salt and other ingredients operating sausage filling machines, smoking chambers, and cooking kettles and vats advising customers on the suitability and uses of cuts of meat may assist in menu planning and scheduling, and in estimating food production costs
Cabinetmaker
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CABINETMAKERS fabricate and repair wooden furniture, and fit and assemble prepared wooden parts to make furniture. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: examining drawings, work orders and sample parts to determine specifications selecting and working with materials such as timber, veneers, particle board and synthetic wood marking out, cutting and shaping wood working from drawings and specifications to make furniture making fittings for boats, caravans and other items where fine detail is required assembling parts to form sections of furniture and completed articles fitting hinges, locks, catches, drawers and shelves making frames for chairs and couches may repair and refurbish furniture and antiques
Cabler (Data and Telecommunications)
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TELECOMMUNICATIONS TRADES WORKERS install, maintain and repair data transmission equipment, aerial lines, conduits, cables, radio antennae and telecommunications equipment and appliances. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience and/or relevant vendor certification may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: examining drawings, specifications and work areas to determine positioning and connections for equipment to be installed locating faults in telecommunications equipment using instruments such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, ammeters and transmission measuring equipment attaching wires and cables to appliances adjusting, replacing and repairing faulty items, and testing equipment using electronic instruments installing cabling for telephone, radio, pay TV and computer transmission joining cables and sealing sheaths with lead and thermoplastic erecting, testing and maintaining aerial and underground wires and cables, and radio and mobile phone antennae installing telecommunications equipment and appliances such as telephones, switchboards and data transmission equipment
Cafe or Restaurant Manager
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CAFE AND RESTAURANT MANAGERS organise and control the operations of cafes, restaurants and related establishments to provide dining and catering services. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) . At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: planning menus in consultation with Chefs planning and organising special functions arranging the purchasing and pricing of goods according to budget maintaining records of stock levels and financial transactions ensuring dining facilities comply with health regulations and are clean, functional and of suitable appearance conferring with customers to assess their satisfaction with meals and service selecting, training and supervising waiting and kitchen staff may take reservations, greet guests and assist in taking orders
Camera Operator (Film, Television or Video)
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CAMERA OPERATOR (FILM, TELEVISION OR VIDEO) Sets up and operates cameras to photograph scenes for film, television or video productions. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Focus Puller (Film). In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: operating microwave equipment to transmit video information to transmitter sites and receiving video signals from remote locations maintaining and repairing radio and television transmitters and associated equipment selecting and attaching equipment to cameras, positioning cameras, and following the action of scenes being photographed while adjusting controls positioning equipment, such as spotlights, floodlights and cables, and operating lights during filming, broadcasting and stage performances applying and retouching make up during shooting and performance, including special effects make up such as scars and wounds designing and making musical instruments and instrument parts using specially selected materials and techniques similar to those used in cabinetmaking, metal pipe making, silversmithing and wood carving, and tuning and repairing musical instruments setting up and adjusting equipment such as microphones, and operating sound mixing consoles and associated equipment to regulate volume and sound quality selecting and setting up television recording, editing and mixing equipment, and adjusting and monitoring their operation.
Caravan Park and Camping Ground Manager
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CARAVAN PARK AND CAMPING GROUND MANAGERS organise and control the operations of caravan parks and camping grounds to provide accommodation and leisure services. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: taking reservations, registering guests, assigning accommodation and collecting payments arranging cleaning and maintenance of caravans, cabins, amenities blocks, recreation facilities and grounds informing guests of local tourist attractions and recreational facilities attending to complaints lodged by customers liaising with local government to ensure compliance with laws, regulations and ordinances may operate an on-site shop, cafe or restaurant for guests may sign, supervise and enforce terms of tenancy agreements in accordance with legislation and may obtain enforcement orders where tenants are in breach of requirements may act as licensee for the purchase and sale of liquor
Cardiac Technician
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CARDIAC TECHNICIAN Conducts tests on patients to record heart activity using specialised equipment, recording devices and laboratory instruments in support of Cardiologists and other Medical Practitioners engaged in diagnosing, monitoring and treating heart disease. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Cardiac Technologist Electrocardiographic Technician. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. The occupation Pathology Collector (Aus) / Phlebotomist (NZ) has a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: operating equipment used in diagnosing and monitoring disorders of the heart, kidneys, nervous system and hearing, and in anaesthesia undertaking and assisting with medical analytical procedures and assisting Anaesthetists and surgical teams recording the electrical activity of the heart, from which the heart rate is measured and pattern and rhythm interpreted taking, collecting and labelling blood, urine and other samples from patients preparing and staining slides and tissue sections for blood and histological examination performing diagnostic tests on tissues and body fluids and analysing the chemical constituents of blood, urine, faeces and tissues testing for diseases by looking for the presence of antibodies and the products of immune response in samples setting up, checking and maintaining operating theatres, anaesthetic workstations, life support machines and associated equipment referring prescriptions to Pharmacists and assisting in preparing medications
Cardiologist
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CARDIOLOGIST Investigates, diagnoses and treats diseases of the human heart. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification, two years hospital-based training, and at least five years specialist study and training (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: examining patients to determine the nature and extent of problems after referral from General Medical Practitioners and other medical specialists, and undertaking laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures analysing test results and other medical information to make diagnoses prescribing and administering drugs, and remedial and therapeutic treatment and procedures recording medical information and data reporting specified contagious and notifiable diseases to government health and immigration authorities may admit or refer patients to hospitals may consult other medical specialists.
Cardiothoracic Surgeon
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CARDIOTHORACIC SURGEON Performs heart and lung surgery. Registration or licensing is required. SURGEONS perform surgery to correct deformities, repair injuries, prevent and treat diseases, and improve human functioning and appearance. Medical Registrars training as Surgeons are included in this unit group. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification, two years hospital-based training, and at least five years specialist study and training (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: examining patients to determine the necessity of operations, estimating and explaining risks to patients, and selecting the best operational procedures reviewing reports on patients' general physical condition, reactions to medications and medical histories consulting with Anaesthetists regarding the correct anaesthesia for patients performing surgical operations examining instruments, equipment, and surgical set-up to ensure that antiseptic and aseptic methods have been followed instructing other medical, nursing and associated staff regarding the preparation of patients and instrument and equipment requirements prescribing post-operative care, and observing and investigating patients' progress maintaining records of operations performed may specialise in particular types of operations
Careers Counsellor
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COUNSELLORS provide information on vocational, relationship, social and educational difficulties and issues, and work with people to help them to identify and define their emotional issues through therapies such as cognitive behaviour therapy, interpersonal therapy and other talking therapies. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: working with clients on career, study and employment options by obtaining and examining information relevant to their abilities and needs providing information and resources to assist clients with job-seeking skills assessing client needs in relation to treatment for drug and alcohol abuse conducting counselling interviews with individuals, couples and family groups assisting the understanding and adjustment of attitudes, expectations and behaviour to develop more effective interpersonal and marital relationships presenting alternative approaches and discussing potential for attitude and behaviour change consulting with clients to develop rehabilitation plans taking account of vocational and social needs contributing information, understanding and advice on the learning and behaviour of students, especially those with special needs, and assisting parents and teachers in dealing with these needs may work in a call centre
Carpenter
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Constructs, erects, installs, renovates and repairs structures and fixtures of wood, plywood, wallboard and other materials. Registration or licensing may be required. ● Skill Level: 3 - In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) ● Specialisations: Fixing Carpenter, Formwork Carpenter, Prop and Scenery Maker
Carpenter and Joiner
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CARPENTERS AND JOINERS construct, erect, install, renovate and repair structures and fixtures made of wood, plywood, wallboard and other materials, and cut, shape and fit timber parts to form structures and fittings. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: studying drawings and specifications to determine materials required, dimensions and installation procedures ordering and selecting timbers and materials, and preparing layouts cutting materials, and assembling and nailing cut and shaped parts erecting framework and roof framing, laying sub-flooring and floorboards and verifying trueness of structures nailing fascia panels, sheathing roofs, and fitting exterior wall cladding and door and window frames assembling prepared wood to form structures and fittings ready to install cutting wood joints may construct concrete formwork may repair existing fittings may work with plastic laminates, perspex and metals
Cartographer
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Applies scientific, mathematical and cartographic design principles to prepare and revise maps, charts and other forms of cartographic output. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: determining the position of points of interest on the earth's surface including marine floors, and preparing the final product data in digital form supervising the preparation of plans, maps, charts and drawings to give pictorial representations and managing spatial information systems undertaking research and development of surveying and photogrammetric measurement systems, cadastral systems and land information systems planning and designing land subdivision projects and negotiating details with local governments and other authorities advising Architects, Engineering Professionals, environmental and other scientists or other relevant professionals on the technical requirements of surveying, mapping and spatial information systems compiling and evaluating data, interpreting codes of practice, and writing reports concerning survey measurement, land use and tenure preparing site plans and survey reports required for conveyancing and land ownership matters evaluating, compiling and maintaining spatial information using a range of digital and graphical source materials, including aerial photographs, satellite imagery, survey documents, existing maps and records, historical data, reports and statistics analysing and interpreting data to design maps, graphs, plans, drawings and three-dimensional models using geographic information and related systems developing and trialling new applications for use in geographic information systems supervising and coordinating the work of Surveying or Spatial Science Technicians in the production and reproduction of geographic products
Chef
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CHEFS plan and organise the preparation and cooking of food in dining and catering establishments. Cooks, Fast Food Cooks and Kitchenhands are excluded from this unit group. Cooks are included in Unit Group 3514 Cooks. Fast Food Cooks and Kitchenhands are included in Minor Group 851 Food Preparation Assistants. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2). At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: planning menus, estimating food and labour costs, and ordering food supplies monitoring quality of dishes at all stages of preparation and presentation discussing food preparation issues with Managers, Dietitians and kitchen and waiting staff demonstrating techniques and advising on cooking procedures preparing and cooking food explaining and enforcing hygiene regulations may select and train staff may freeze and preserve foods
Chemical Engineer
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CHEMICAL ENGINEER Designs and prepares specifications for chemical process systems and the construction and operation of commercial-scale chemical plants, and supervises industrial processing and fabrication of products undergoing physical and chemical changes. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 n Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: preparing designs for chemical process systems and planning control systems for processes such as those used to remove and separate components, effect chemical changes, test and evaluate fuels, transfer heat, and control the storing and handling of solids, liquids and gases monitoring the operation and maintenance of equipment to achieve maximum efficiency under safe operating conditions ensuring correct materials and equipment are used and that they conform to specifications diagnosing malfunctions in chemical plants and instituting remedial action studying product utilisation and pollution control problems reviewing plans for new products and submitting material selection recommendations in accordance with design specifications and factors such as strength, weight and cost planning and implementing laboratory operations to develop new materials and fabrication procedures for new materials to fulfil production cost and performance standards conferring with producers of materials, such as metals, ceramics, polymers, cements and elastomers, during the investigation and evaluation of materials suitable for specific product applications reviewing product failure data and implementing laboratory tests to establish or reject possible causes, and advising on ways to overcome any problems
Chemical Plant Operator
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CHEMICAL, GAS, PETROLEUM AND POWER GENERATION PLANT OPERATORS control the operation of chemical production equipment, pump gas and oil from wellheads, refine and process petroleum products, and operate boilers, turbogenerators and associated plant to generate electrical power. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: controlling equipment performing continuous and batch processes to process chemicals and natural gas, manufacture refined petroleum products, and blend petroleum base stocks to produce commercial fuels, lubricating oils and asphalt controlling the preparation, measuring and feeding of raw material and processing agents such as catalysts and filtering media into plant patrolling and inspecting equipment to ensure proper operation and setting operating controls on equipment analysing samples and readings and recording test data controlling records of production, quantities transferred and details of blending and pumping operations checking equipment for malfunctions and arranging maintenance operating power generation plant controls to produce required load monitoring operation of power generation plant and interpreting instrument readings authorising procedures to isolate high-voltage and low-voltage electrical apparatus and plant writing reports and maintaining records on equipment performance, instrument readings and switching operations carrying out routine operating tests Occupations: 399211 Chemical Plant Operator
Chemist
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CHEMISTS, AND FOOD AND WINE SCIENTISTS study the chemical and physical properties of substances, develop and monitor chemical processes and production, develop new and improve existing food products, and plan and coordinate the production of wine and spirits. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. In the case of Wine Makers, at least five years of experience may substitute for the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: conducting experiments and tests to identify the chemical composition and reactive properties of natural substances and processed materials analysing and conducting research to develop theories, techniques and processes, and testing the reliability of outcomes under different conditions developing practical applications of experimental and research findings testing food products for flavour, colour, taste, texture and nutritional content advising on preserving, processing, packaging, storing and delivering foods developing quality control procedures and safety standards for the manufacture of food products examining grape samples to assess ripeness, sugar and acid content, and determining suitability for processing coordinating winemaking processes, directing workers in testing and crushing grapes, fermenting juices, and fortifying, clarifying, maturing and finishing wines blending wines according to formulae and knowledge of winemaking techniques
Chemistry Technician
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SCIENCE TECHNICIANS perform tests and experiments, and provide technical support functions to assist with research, design, production and teaching in chemistry, earth sciences, life sciences, and physical sciences. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: preparing materials for experimentation such as freezing and slicing specimens and mixing chemicals collecting information and samples conducting field and laboratory experiments, tests and analyses presenting results in graphic and written form by preparing maps, charts, sketches, diagrams and reports performing routine mathematical calculations, and computations of measurements controlling the quality and quantity of laboratory supplies by testing samples and monitoring usage checking, calibrating and maintaining test equipment participating in fabricating, installing and modifying equipment to ensure that critical standards are met preparing experiments and demonstrations for science classes
Chief Executive
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determining objectives, strategies, policies and programs for organisations providing overall direction and management to organisations authorising material, human and financial resources to implement organisational policies and programs monitoring and evaluating performance of organisations against organisational objectives and strategies consulting with senior subordinate staff and reviewing recommendations and reports preparing, or arranging for the preparation of, reports, budgets and forecasts and presenting them to governing bodies representing the organisation at official occasions, in negotiations, at conventions, seminars, public hearings and forums, and liaising between areas of responsibility selecting, or approving the selection of senior staff ensuring the organisation complies with company laws and other relevant legislation
Chief Information Officer
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ICT MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the acquisition, development, maintenance and use of computer and telecommunication systems within organisations. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: analysing information needs and specifying technology to meet those needs formulating and directing information and communication technology (ICT) strategies, policies and plans directing the selection and installation of ICT resources and the provision of user training directing ICT operations and setting priorities between system developments, maintenance and operations overseeing the security of ICT systems
Child Care Centre Manager
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CHILD CARE CENTRE MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the activities of childcare centres and services including physical and human resources. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: developing and implementing programs to enhance the physical, social, emotional and intellectual development of young children providing care for children in before-school, after-school, day, and vacation care centres directing and supervising Child Carers in providing care and supervision for young children ensuring the centre is a safe area for children, staff and visitors complying with relevant government requirements and standards liaising with parents maintaining records and accounts for the centre recruiting staff and coordinating professional development
Child Care Worker
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CHILD CARERS provide care and supervision for children in residential homes and non-residential childcare centres.
Chiropractor
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CHIROPRACTORS AND OSTEOPATHS diagnose and treat physiological and mechanical disorders of the locomotor system and tissue strain, stress and dysfunction that impede normal neural, vascular and biochemical mechanisms, and provide advice on preventing these disorders. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: administering a variety of neurological, musculoskeletal and functional tests to identify and assess physical problems and ailments of patients planning and discussing effective management of patients' dysfunction designing, reviewing, monitoring, assessing and evaluating treatment programs assisting and improving the function of all body systems such as musculoskeletal, neurological, cardiovascular, respiratory, gastrointestinal, endocrine and genitourinary systems recording detailed patient medical histories, treatments delivered and the patients' responses and progress to treatments referring patients to specialists and liaising with other Health Professionals in relation to patients' problems, needs and progress educating patients, their partners, family and friends in therapeutic procedures, such as home exercises and lifestyle changes, to enhance patients' health and wellbeing
Cinema or Theatre Manager
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This unit group covers Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers not elsewhere classified. It includes Boarding Kennel or Cattery Operators, Cinema or Theatre Managers, Facilities Managers, Financial Institution Branch Managers and Equipment Hire Managers. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required.
Civil Engineer
233211
CIVIL ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS design, plan, organise and oversee the construction of civil engineering projects such as dams, bridges, pipelines, gas and water supply schemes, sewerage systems, roads, airports and other structures; analyse the likely behaviour of soil and rock when placed under pressure by proposed structures and design structural foundations; analyse the statical properties of all types of structures and test the behaviour and durability of materials used in their construction; plan and develop transportation systems; and estimate and monitor the construction costs of projects. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: determining construction methods, materials and quality standards, and drafting and interpreting specifications, drawings, plans, construction methods and procedures organising and directing site labour and the delivery of construction materials, plant and equipment, and establishing detailed programs for the coordination of site activities obtaining soil and rock samples at different depths across sites and testing samples to determine strength, compressibility and other factors that affect the behaviour of soil and rock when a structure is imposed and determining the safe loading for the soil studying architectural and engineering drawings and specifications to estimate total costs, and preparing detailed cost plans and estimates as tools to assist in budgetary control monitoring changes to designs, assessing effects on cost, and measuring, valuing and negotiating variations to designs analysing structural systems for both static and dynamic loads designing structures to ensure they do not collapse, bend, twist or vibrate in undesirable ways assessing present and future travel flow patterns taking into account population increase and needs change designing the physical aspects of transportation systems such as highways, railroads, urban transit, air transportation, logistical supply systems and their terminals
Civil Engineering Draftsperson
312211
CIVIL ENGINEERING DRAFTSPERSONS AND TECHNICIANS assist in civil engineering research, design, construction, operations and maintenance. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: preparing sketches, charts, tabulations, plans and designs for civil engineering works such as drainage, water supply, sewerage reticulation systems, roads, airports, dams, bridges and other structures performing and directing fieldwork and laboratory testing interpreting work assignment instructions, applying appropriate procedures and selecting equipment collecting and analysing data, and carrying out computations estimating material costs and ensuring finished works are within specifications, regulations and contract provisions inspecting civil engineering works, and organising and supervising maintenance and repair work conducting field and laboratory tests of construction materials and soils, and collecting data for traffic surveys
Civil Engineering Technician
312212
CIVIL ENGINEERING DRAFTSPERSONS AND TECHNICIANS assist in civil engineering research, design, construction, operations and maintenance. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: preparing sketches, charts, tabulations, plans and designs for civil engineering works such as drainage, water supply, sewerage reticulation systems, roads, airports, dams, bridges and other structures performing and directing fieldwork and laboratory testing interpreting work assignment instructions, applying appropriate procedures and selecting equipment collecting and analysing data, and carrying out computations estimating material costs and ensuring finished works are within specifications, regulations and contract provisions inspecting civil engineering works, and organising and supervising maintenance and repair work conducting field and laboratory tests of construction materials and soils, and collecting data for traffic surveys
Clinical Coder
599915
CLINICAL CODER Assigns codes to narrative descriptions of patients' diseases, operations and procedures in accordance with recognised classification systems to allow for easy storage, retrieval and analysis of health data. Skill Level: 3. This unit group covers Clerical and Administrative Workers not elsewhere classified. It includes Production Assistants (Film, Television, Radio or Stage), Proof Readers, Radio Despatchers, Clinical Coders and Facilities Administrators. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4) At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. The occupation Clinical Coder has a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Clinical Haematologist
253313
CLINICAL HAEMATOLOGIST Investigates and diagnoses blood and other genetic disorders by studying cellular composition of blood and blood-producing tissues. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1. SPECIALIST PHYSICIANS diagnose and treat internal human disorders and diseases using specialist testing, diagnostic and medical techniques. Medical Registrars training as Specialist Physicians are included in this unit group. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification, two years hospital-based training, and at least five years specialist study and training (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: examining patients to determine the nature and extent of problems after referral from General Medical Practitioners and other medical specialists, and undertaking laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures analysing test results and other medical information to make diagnoses prescribing and administering drugs, and remedial and therapeutic treatment and procedures recording medical information and data reporting specified contagious and notifiable diseases to government health and immigration authorities may admit or refer patients to hospitals may consult other medical specialists
Clinical Psychologist
272311
CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST Consults with individuals and groups, assesses psychological disorders and administers programs of treatment. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Forensic Psychologist Health Psychologist Neuropsychologist. PSYCHOLOGISTS investigate, assess and provide treatment and counselling to foster optimal personal, social, educational and occupational adjustment and development. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: collecting data about clients and assessing their cognitive, behavioural and emotional disorders administering and interpreting diagnostic tests and formulating plans for treatment developing, administering and evaluating individual and group treatment programs consulting with other professionals on details of cases and treatment plans conducting research studies of motivation in learning, group performance and individual differences in mental abilities and educational performance collecting data and analysing characteristics of students and recommending educational programs formulating achievement, diagnostic and predictive tests for use by teachers in planning methods and content of instruction developing interview techniques, psychological tests and other aids in workplace selection, placement, appraisal and promotion conducting surveys and research studies on job design, work groups, morale, motivation, supervision and management performing job analyses and establishing job requirements by observing and interviewing employees and managers
Commodities Trader
222111
COMMODITIES TRADER Alternative Title: Commodities Broker Operates as an independent agent to bring together buyers and sellers of commodities, negotiates private sales and arranges sales through established market places. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Energy Trader Grain Buyer Livestock Trader Media Buyer Wool Broker. FINANCIAL BROKERS operate as independent agents to facilitate the trading of commodities and arrange insurance and loans of money on behalf of clients. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: monitoring commodity prices, trends and other factors affecting the supply and demand for commodities negotiating the purchase and sale of commodities such as grains, wool, minerals and metals determining the specific financial and insurance requirements of clients, and researching and reviewing available finance and insurance products for suitability to meet clients' requirements analysing clients' financial status, discussing financial options and developing financial strategies recommending loan combinations that meet clients' needs interviewing prospective clients to explain insurance policy conditions, risks covered, premium rates and benefits, and to make recommendations on the amount and type of cover arranging insurance, home loan mortgages and other types of finance for clients through banks, lenders, financiers and insurance companies preparing documents which set out the conditions of finance, repayments and loan periods identifying and advising on significant risk changes to clients' insurance broking complex and commercial leases, equipment finance, commercial finance, project finance and finance for property developers
Community Arts Worker
272611
COMMUNITY ARTS WORKER Alternative Titles: Community Artist Community Arts Officer Identifies issues of local need, concerns and aspirations through community consultation, and designs and implements strategies to facilitate and encourage community arts projects and happenings, and promote the value of community cultural development. Skill Level: 1. WELFARE, RECREATION AND COMMUNITY ARTS WORKERS design and implement strategies and programs to meet community and individual needs and assist individuals, families and groups with social, emotional and financial difficulties to improve quality of life by educating and supporting them and working towards change in their social environment. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: researching and analysing community issues, needs and problems developing, evaluating and maintaining community resources and programs evaluating data and writing reports such as submissions requesting funding for continuing programs and new projects identifying issues of local need, concerns and aspirations through community consultation organising local sporting, cultural and recreational events and activities such as community functions, hobby classes, community arts projects and sporting competitions providing support while exploring alternatives with clients who experience difficulties such as marital problems, unemployment, illness and drug abuse assessing risks and providing intensive short-term crisis counselling for victims of domestic violence, child abuse, disasters and other crises assisting to establish and administer neighbourhood houses, community groups, employment training programs and other services
Community Worker
411711
COMMUNITY WORKER Facilitates community development initiatives and collective solutions within a community to address issues, needs and problems associated with recreational, health, housing, employment and other welfare matters. Skill Level: 2. WELFARE SUPPORT WORKERS provide support, information and advice to clients on emotional, financial, recreational, health, housing and other social welfare matters, and evaluate and coordinate the services of welfare and community service agencies. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: assessing clients' needs and planning, developing and implementing educational, training and support programs interviewing clients and assessing the nature and extent of difficulties monitoring and reporting on the progress of clients referring clients to agencies that can provide additional help assessing community need and resources for health, welfare, housing, employment, training and other facilities and services liaising with community groups, welfare agencies, government bodies and private businesses about community issues and promoting awareness of community resources and services supporting families and providing education and care for children and disabled persons in adult service units, group housing and government institutions supervising offenders on probation and parole assisting young people to solve social, emotional and financial problems preparing submissions for funding and resources, and reports to government bodies and other agencies Occupations: 411711 Community Worker 411712 Disabilities Services Officer 411713 Family Support Worker 411714 Parole or Probation Officer 411715 Residential Care Officer 411716 Youth Worker
Company Secretary
221211
AUDITORS, COMPANY SECRETARIES AND CORPORATE TREASURERS conduct audits of accounting systems, procedures and financial statements, manage corporate funding and financial risk, and administer and review corporate compliance activities. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. In the case of Corporate Treasurers and Company Secretaries, at least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: arranging, giving notice of and attending meetings of directors and shareholders advising organisations' governing boards on matters concerning compliance with stock exchange listing rules, relevant legislation and corporation practice supervising organisations' share capital by preparing documents and share issues, and handling share transfers controlling treasury and treasury systems and establishing and reviewing risk management objectives and treasury policies identifying, managing and reporting on financial risks assisting with equity management, debt management, securities and taxation planning issues collecting, analysing and interpreting information on the financial standing, cost structures and trading effectiveness of organisations devising, re-organising and establishing budgetary cost control and other accounting systems such as computer-based systems conducting audits and investigations and preparing financial statements and reports for management, shareholders, and governing and statutory bodies evaluating the cost effectiveness and risks of operational processes, activities, policies and systems reporting to management on the existence and effectiveness of the system of internal controls establishing audit objectives, and designing and implementing audit methodologies, processes and audit report criteria Occupations: 221211 Company Secretary 221212 Corporate Treasurer 221213 External Auditor 221214 Internal Auditor 221211 COMPANY SECRETARY Plans, administers and reviews corporate compliance activities and effective practice concerning company board meetings and shareholdings, ensuring all business matters and transactions are managed and implemented as directed by the board. Skill Level: 1
Complementary Health Therapists nec
252299
COMPLEMENTARY HEALTH THERAPISTS treat patients with physical, mental, spiritual and emotional needs by considering the whole person rather than focusing on specific symptoms and by using various therapies, techniques and practices. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: assessing patients to determine the nature of the disorder, illness, problem or need by questioning, examining and observing developing and implementing treatment plans using applications such as acupuncture, homoeopathic and herbal medicine, and dance, drama, hypnotic and music therapies evaluating and documenting patients' progress through treatment plans providing dietary and lifestyle advice and guidelines prescribing natural medicines, such as herbal, mineral and animal extracts, to stimulate the body's capacity for self-healing Occupations: 252211 Acupuncturist 252212 Homoeopath 252213 Naturopath 252214 Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner 252215 Traditional Maori Health Practitioner 252299 Complementary Health Therapists nec
Computer Network and Systems Engineer
263111
COMPUTER NETWORK PROFESSIONALS research, analyse and recommend strategies for network architecture and development, implement, manage, maintain and configure network hardware and software, and monitor and optimise performance, and troubleshoot and provide user support. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience and/or relevant vendor certification may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: analysing, developing, interpreting and evaluating complex system design and architecture specifications, data models and diagrams in the development, configuration and integration of computer systems researching, analysing, evaluating and monitoring network infrastructure to ensure networks are configured to operate at optimal performance assessing and recommending improvements to network operations and integrated hardware, software, communications and operating systems providing specialist skills in supporting and troubleshooting network problems and emergencies installing, configuring, testing, maintaining and administering new and upgraded networks, software database applications, servers and workstations providing network programming in support of specific business needs and requirements preparing and maintaining procedures and documentation for network inventory, and recording diagnosis and resolution of network faults, enhancements and modifications to networks, and maintenance instructions monitoring network traffic, and activity, capacity and usage to ensure continued integrity and optimal network performance Occupations: 263111 Computer Network and Systems Engineer 263112 Network Administrator 263113 Network Analyst 263111 COMPUTER NETWORK AND SYSTEMS ENGINEER Plans, develops, deploys, tests and optimises network and system services, taking responsibility for configuration management and overall operational readiness of network systems, especially environments with multiple operating systems and configurations, and provides troubleshooting and fault-finding services for network problems. Skill Level: 1
Conference and Event Organiser
149311
CONFERENCE AND EVENT ORGANISERS organise and coordinate services for conferences, events, functions, banquets and seminars. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: promoting conferences, conventions and trade shows to potential customers responding to inquiries concerning services provided and costs for room and equipment hire, catering and related services meeting with clients to discuss their needs and outlining package options to meet these needs arranging and coordinating services, such as conference facilities, catering, signage, displays, audiovisual equipment, accommodation, transport and social events, for participants organising registration of participants negotiating the type and costs of services to be provided within budget overseeing work by contractors and reporting on variations to work orders Occupation: 149311 Conference and Event Organiser 149311 CONFERENCE AND EVENT ORGANISER Alternative Title: Event Management Consultant Organises and coordinates services for conferences, events, functions, banquets and seminars. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Event Planner Exhibition Organiser Wedding Coordinator
Conservation Officer
234311
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS study, develop, implement and advise on policies and plans for managing and protecting the environment, flora, fauna and other natural resources. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: evaluating habitat, wildlife and fisheries needs, and formulating short- and long-term management goals and objectives enforcing laws and regulations to conserve and protect fish and wildlife carrying out environmental impact assessments for a wide range of development projects proposing solutions to address negative environmental impact studying the effects of factors, such as terrain, altitude, climatic and environmental change, sources of nutrition, predators and the impacts of humans, on animal and plant life studying and analysing pollution, atmospheric conditions, demographic characteristics, ecology, mineral, soil and water samples developing conservation and management policies for biological resources, such as fish populations and forests, and establishing standards and developing approaches for the control of pollution and the rehabilitation of areas disturbed by activities such as mining, timber felling and overgrazing implementing policies and organising activities in designated parks and other areas to conserve and protect natural and cultural heritage participating in management planning by providing environmental information and making inventories of plants, animals and items of cultural and heritage significance Occupations: 234311 Conservation Officer 234312 Environmental Consultant 234313 Environmental Research Scientist 234314 Park Ranger 234399 Environmental Scientists nec 234311 CONSERVATION OFFICER Develops and implements programs and regulations for the protection of fish, wildlife and other natural resources. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Landcare Facilitator
Conservator
234911
This unit group covers Natural and Physical Science Professionals not elsewhere classified. It includes Conservators, Metallurgists, Meteorologists and Physicists. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. In the case of Conservators, at least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Occupations: 234911 Conservator 234912 Metallurgist 234913 Meteorologist 234914 Physicist 234999 Natural and Physical Science Professionals nec 234911 CONSERVATOR Plans and organises the conservation of materials and objects in libraries, archives, museums, art galleries and other institutions. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Art Conservator
Construction Estimator
312114
ARCHITECTURAL, BUILDING AND SURVEYING TECHNICIANS perform technical functions to assist Construction Managers, Architects and Surveyors by supervising and inspecting construction sites, estimating time, costs and resources, inspecting plumbing work, and collecting and evaluating survey data and preparing maps and plans. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: assisting Construction Managers, Architects and Surveyors in planning and organisation interpreting plans, regulations and codes of practice preparing preliminary sketches, working drawings and specifications preparing, editing and revising plans, maps, charts and drawings coordinating works programs inspecting work and materials for compliance with specifications, regulations and standards calculating costs and estimating time scales collecting data using surveying instruments and photogrammetric equipment performing routine computations and plotting preliminary data Occupations: 312111 Architectural Draftsperson 312112 Building Associate 312113 Building Inspector 312114 Construction Estimator 312115 Plumbing Inspector 312116 Surveying or Spatial Science Technician 312199 Architectural, Building and Surveying Technicians nec. 312114 CONSTRUCTION ESTIMATOR Alternative Title: Building Estimator Prepares and delivers estimates and cost plans for construction projects up to the tender settlement stage. Skill Level: 2.
Construction Project Manager
133111
CONSTRUCTION MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the construction of civil engineering projects, buildings and dwellings, and the physical and human resources involved in building and construction. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: interpreting architectural drawings and specifications coordinating labour resources, and procurement and delivery of materials, plant and equipment consulting with Architects, Engineering Professionals and other professionals, and Technical and Trades Workers negotiating with building owners, property developers and subcontractors involved in the construction process to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget preparing tenders and contract bids operating and implementing coordinated work programs for sites ensuring adherence to building legislation and standards of performance, quality, cost and safety arranging submission of plans to local authorities building under contract, or subcontracting specialised building services overseeing the standard and progress of subcontractors' work arranging building inspections by local authorities Occupations: 133111 Construction Project Manager 133112 Project Builder 133111 CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER Alternative Title: Building and Construction Manager Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates construction of civil engineering and building projects, and the physical and human resources involved in the construction process. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1
Contract Administrator
511111
CONTRACT, PROGRAM AND PROJECT ADMINISTRATORS plan and undertake administration of contracts, organisational programs, special projects and support services. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: developing, reviewing and negotiating variations to contracts, programs, projects and services responding to inquiries and resolving problems concerning contracts, programs, projects, services provided, and persons affected managing paperwork associated with contracts, programs, projects and services provided working with Project Managers, Architects, Engineering Professionals, owners and others to ensure that goals are met advising senior management on matters requiring attention and implementing their decisions overseeing work by contractors and reporting on variations to work orders preparing and reviewing submissions and reports concerning the organisation's activities collecting and analysing data associated with projects undertaken, and reporting on project outcomes reviewing and arranging new office accommodation Occupations: 511111 Contract Administrator 511112 Program or Project Administrator 511111 CONTRACT ADMINISTRATOR Alternative Title: Contract Officer Prepares, interprets, maintains, reviews and negotiates variations to contracts on behalf of an organisation. Skill Level: 2
Cook
351411
COOKS prepare, season and cook food in dining and catering establishments. Chefs, Fast Food Cooks and Kitchenhands are excluded from this unit group. Chefs are included in Unit Group 3513 Chefs. Fast Food Cooks and Kitchenhands are included in Minor Group 851 Food Preparation Assistants. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: examining foodstuffs to ensure quality regulating temperatures of ovens, grills and other cooking equipment preparing and cooking food seasoning food during cooking portioning food, placing it on plates, and adding gravies, sauces and garnishes storing food in temperature controlled facilities preparing food to meet special dietary requirements may plan menus and estimate food requirements may train other kitchen staff and apprentices Occupation: 351411 Cook 351411 COOK Prepares, seasons and cooks food in a dining or catering establishment. Skill Level: 3
Copywriter
212411
JOURNALISTS AND OTHER WRITERS research and compile news stories, write and edit news reports, commentaries and feature stories for presentation in print and electronic media, and compose written material to advertise goods and services. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: determining advertising approach by consulting clients and management, and studying products to establish principal selling features writing advertisements for press, radio, television, cinema screens, billboards, catalogues and shop displays making decisions about the specific content of publications in conjunction with other senior editors and in accordance with editorial policies and guidelines reviewing copy for publication to ensure conformity with accepted rules of grammar, style and format, coherence of story, and accuracy, legality and probity of content collecting and analysing facts about newsworthy events from interviews, printed matter, investigations and observations writing news reports, commentaries, articles and feature stories for newspapers, magazines, journals, television and radio on topics of public interest researching and writing technical, information-based material and documentation for manuals, text books, handbooks and multimedia products critically discussing daily news topics in the editorial columns of newspapers and reviewing books, films and plays Occupations: 212411 Copywriter 212412 Newspaper or Periodical Editor 212413 Print Journalist 212414 Radio Journalist 212415 Technical Writer 212416 Television Journalist 212499 Journalists and Other Writers nec 212411 COPYWRITER Designs and composes written material to advertise products and services. Skill Level: 1
Corporate General Manager
111211
GENERAL MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and review the day-to-day operations and major functions of commercial, industrial, government and defence organisations through departmental managers and subordinate executives. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: planning policy, and setting standards and objectives for organisations providing day-to-day direction and management of organisations, and directing and endorsing policy to fulfil objectives, achieve specific goals, and maximise profit and efficiency assessing changing situations and responding accordingly by issuing commands and directives to subordinate staff consulting with immediate subordinates and departmental heads on matters such as methods of operation, equipment requirements, finance, sales and human resources authorising the funding of major policy implementation programs representing the organisation at official occasions, in negotiations, at conventions, seminars, public hearings and forums, and liaising between areas of responsibility preparing, or arranging for the preparation of, reports, budgets and forecasts, and presenting them to governing bodies selecting and managing the performance of senior staff may undertake responsibility for some or all of accounting, sales, marketing, human resources and other specialist operations Occupations: 111211 Corporate General Manager 111212 Defence Force Senior Officer 111211 CORPORATE GENERAL MANAGER Alternative Title: Chief Operating Officer Plans, organises, directs, controls and reviews the day-to-day operations and major functions of a commercial, industrial, governmental or other organisation through departmental managers and subordinate executives. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Assistant Commissioner (Police) Hospital Administrator Managing Editor Trade Union Secretary
Corporate Services Manager
132111
CORPORATE SERVICES MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the overall administration of organisations. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: providing high level administrative, strategic planning and operational support, research and advice to senior management on administrative matters such as staff management, financial planning, facility management and information services developing and managing the organisation's administrative, financial, physical and staff resources developing and implementing administrative, financial and operational procedural statements and guidelines for use by staff in the organisation analysing complex resource management issues and initiatives that affect the organisation, and preparing associated reports, correspondence and submissions providing information and support for the preparation of financial reports and budgets leading, managing and developing administrative staff to ensure smooth business operations and the provision of accurate and timely information representing the organisation in negotiations, and at conventions, seminars, public hearings and forums, and promoting existing and new programs and policies Occupation: 132111 Corporate Services Manager 132111 CORPORATE SERVICES MANAGER Alternative Titles: Administration Manager Business Services Manager Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the overall administration of an organisation. Skill Level: 1
Cotton Grower
121211
CROP FARMERS plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to grow crops. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: planning and coordinating the production and marketing of crops, such as grain, cotton, sugar cane, fruit and nuts, vegetables, turf and flowers, from soil preparation to harvest taking into account environmental and market factors selecting and planting seeds, seedlings and bulbs, and grafting new varieties to root stocks maintaining crop production by cultivating, de-budding and pruning, and maintaining optimal growing conditions organising and conducting farming operations, such as collecting, storing, grading and packaging produce, and organising the sale, purchase and despatch of produce directing and overseeing general farming activities such as fertilising and pest and weed control maintaining farm buildings, fences, equipment and water supply systems maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity, and planning crop preparation and production to meet contract requirements and market demand managing business capital including budgeting, taxation, debt and loan management may select, train and supervise staff and contractors Occupations: 121211 Cotton Grower 121212 Flower Grower 121213 Fruit or Nut Grower 121214 Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower (Aus) / Field Crop Grower (NZ) 121215 Grape Grower 121216 Mixed Crop Farmer 121217 Sugar Cane Grower 121218 Turf Grower 121221 Vegetable Grower (Aus) / Market Gardener (NZ) 121299 Crop Farmers nec 121211 COTTON GROWER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow cotton. Skill Level: 1
Counsellors nec
272199
COUNSELLORS provide information on vocational, relationship, social and educational difficulties and issues, and work with people to help them to identify and define their emotional issues through therapies such as cognitive behaviour therapy, interpersonal therapy and other talking therapies. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: working with clients on career, study and employment options by obtaining and examining information relevant to their abilities and needs providing information and resources to assist clients with job-seeking skills assessing client needs in relation to treatment for drug and alcohol abuse conducting counselling interviews with individuals, couples and family groups assisting the understanding and adjustment of attitudes, expectations and behaviour to develop more effective interpersonal and marital relationships presenting alternative approaches and discussing potential for attitude and behaviour change consulting with clients to develop rehabilitation plans taking account of vocational and social needs contributing information, understanding and advice on the learning and behaviour of students, especially those with special needs, and assisting parents and teachers in dealing with these needs may work in a call centre Occupations: 272111 Careers Counsellor 272112 Drug and Alcohol Counsellor 272113 Family and Marriage Counsellor 272114 Rehabilitation Counsellor 272115 Student Counsellor 272199 Counsellors nec. 272199 COUNSELLORS NEC This occupation group covers Counsellors not elsewhere classified. Occupations in this group may work in a call centre. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Gambling Counsellor Grief Counsellor Life Coach Rape Crisis Counsellor Trauma Counsellor.
Crop Farmers nec
121299
CROP FARMERS plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to grow crops. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: planning and coordinating the production and marketing of crops, such as grain, cotton, sugar cane, fruit and nuts, vegetables, turf and flowers, from soil preparation to harvest taking into account environmental and market factors selecting and planting seeds, seedlings and bulbs, and grafting new varieties to root stocks maintaining crop production by cultivating, de-budding and pruning, and maintaining optimal growing conditions organising and conducting farming operations, such as collecting, storing, grading and packaging produce, and organising the sale, purchase and despatch of produce directing and overseeing general farming activities such as fertilising and pest and weed control maintaining farm buildings, fences, equipment and water supply systems maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity, and planning crop preparation and production to meet contract requirements and market demand managing business capital including budgeting, taxation, debt and loan management may select, train and supervise staff and contractors Occupations: 121211 Cotton Grower 121212 Flower Grower 121213 Fruit or Nut Grower 121214 Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower (Aus) / Field Crop Grower (NZ) 121215 Grape Grower 121216 Mixed Crop Farmer 121217 Sugar Cane Grower 121218 Turf Grower 121221 Vegetable Grower (Aus) / Market Gardener (NZ) 121299 Crop Farmers nec. 121299 CROP FARMERS NEC This occupation group covers Crop Farmers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Coffee Grower (Aus) Duboisia Farmer (Aus) Ginger Farmer Hop Farmer Tea Tree Farmer Tobacco Grower Tree Farmer
Customer Service Manager
149212
CALL OR CONTACT CENTRE AND CUSTOMER SERVICE MANAGERS organise and control the operations of call or contact centres, review customer services, and maintain sound customer relations. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: developing and reviewing policies, programs and procedures concerning customer relations and goods and services provided ensuring operational efficiency within a call centre providing direction and feedback to team members and assisting with recruitment managing, motivating and developing staff providing customer services planning and implementing after-sales services to follow up customer satisfaction, ensure performance of goods purchased, and modify and improve services provided liaising with other organisational units, service agents and customers to identify and respond to customer expectations may work in a call centre Occupations: 149211 Call or Contact Centre Manager 149212 Customer Service Manager 149211 CALL OR CONTACT CENTRE MANAGER Organises and controls the operations of a call or contact centre. May work in a call centre. Skill Level: 2 149212 CUSTOMER SERVICE MANAGER Alternative Titles: Client Service Manager Service Manager Plans, administers and reviews customer services and after-sales services, and maintains sound customer relations. Skill Level: 2
Dairy Cattle Farmer
121313
LIVESTOCK FARMERS plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to breed and raise livestock. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: breeding and raising livestock for the production of honey, meat, milk, skins, eggs and wool monitoring and maintaining the health and condition of livestock providing pastures and fodder to maintain appropriate nutritional levels moving livestock to optimise feeding opportunities organising and conducting farming operations such as catching, drenching and milking livestock, sterilising machines, and collecting, grading and packaging produce directing and overseeing general farming activities such as maintaining pens, sheds and cages, fertilising, controlling pests and weeds, and growing fodder maintaining fences, equipment and water supply systems organising the sale, purchase and transportation of livestock and produce maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity and planning production accordingly managing business capital including budgeting, taxation, debt and loan management may select, train and supervise staff and contractors Occupations: 121311 Apiarist 121312 Beef Cattle Farmer 121313 Dairy Cattle Farmer 121314 Deer Farmer 121315 Goat Farmer 121316 Horse Breeder 121317 Mixed Livestock Farmer 121318 Pig Farmer 121321 Poultry Farmer 121322 Sheep Farmer 121399 Livestock Farmers nec. 121313 DAIRY CATTLE FARMER Alternative Title: Dairy Cattle Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to breed and raise dairy cattle for milk, meat and breeding stock. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Share Dairy Farmer (Aus) / Sharemilker (NZ) Stud Dairy Cattle Farmer
Dance Teacher (Private Tuition)
249212
PRIVATE TUTORS AND TEACHERS teach students in the practice, theory and performance of subjects, such as art, dance, drama and music, in private training establishments. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: planning programs of study for individual students and groups preparing and presenting material on the theory of the subject area instructing and demonstrating practical aspects of the subject area assigning problems and exercises relative to students' training needs and talents assessing students and offering advice, criticism and encouragement revising curricula, course content, course materials and methods of instruction preparing students for examinations, performance and assessments keeping abreast of developments in the subject area by attending professional conferences, seminars and courses, reading current literature, and talking with colleagues may arrange visits and tours to professional exhibitions and performances may organise for exhibitions or performances of students' work Occupations: 249211 Art Teacher (Private Tuition) 249212 Dance Teacher (Private Tuition) 249213 Drama Teacher (Private Tuition) 249214 Music Teacher (Private Tuition) 249299 Private Tutors and Teachers nec 249211 ART TEACHER (PRIVATE TUITION) Teaches students in the practice and theory of art in private training establishments. Skill Level: 1 249212 DANCE TEACHER (PRIVATE TUITION) Teaches students in the practice, theory and performance of dance in private training establishments. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Ballet Teacher (Private Tuition)
Dancer or Choreographer
211112
ACTORS, DANCERS AND OTHER ENTERTAINERS entertain by portraying roles in productions, performing and composing dances, and performing a variety of other acts. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. Some occupations in this unit group require high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: reading scripts and undertaking research to gain understanding of parts, themes and characterisations learning lines and cues, rehearsing parts, and applying vocal and movement skills to the development of characterisation preparing for performances through rehearsals under the instruction and guidance of production directors acting parts and portraying roles as developed in rehearsals in film, television, radio and stage productions practising dance routines and interpreting the choreographic content of the production performing dances for audience entertainment, coordinating body movements and facial expression, usually with musical accompaniment composing and notating ballet compositions and other dance routines creating and performing individual performance routines rehearsing, auditioning and travelling between entertainment venues Occupations: 211111 Actor 211112 Dancer or Choreographer 211113 Entertainer or Variety Artist 211199 Actors, Dancers and Other Entertainers nec 211111 ACTOR Entertains by portraying roles in film, television, radio and stage productions. This occupation requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Mime Artist Voice-over Artist 211112 DANCER OR CHOREOGRAPHER Entertains by performing dances, or creates dance compositions. This occupation requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Ballet Dancer Contemporary or Modern Dancer Exotic Dancer
Database Administrator
262111
DATABASE AND SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATORS, AND ICT SECURITY SPECIALISTS plan, develop, maintain, manage and administer organisations' database management systems, operating systems and security policies and procedures to ensure optimal database and system integrity, security, backup, reliability and performance. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience and/or relevant vendor certification may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: designing and maintaining database architecture, data structures, tables, dictionaries and naming conventions to ensure the accuracy and completeness of all data master files performing the operational establishment and preventive maintenance of backups, recovery procedures, and enforcing security and integrity controls implementing and administering database documentation, guidelines, policies and procedures testing database systems and upgrades, such as debugging, tracking, reproduction, logging and resolving all identified problems, according to approved quality testing scripts, procedures and processes accepting responsibility for the processes, procedures and operational management associated with system security and disaster recovery planning liaising with security vendors, suppliers, service providers and external resources; analysing, recommending, installing and maintaining software security applications; and monitoring contractual obligations, performance delivery and service level agreements troubleshooting and providing service support in diagnosing, resolving and repairing server-related hardware and software malfunctions, encompassing workstations and communication infrastructure preparing and maintaining documentation, policies and instructions, and recording and detailing operational procedures and system logs ensuring that the design of computer sites allows all components to fit together and work properly, and monitoring and adjusting the performance of networks continually surveying the current computer site to determine future network needs and making recommendations for enhancements in the implementation of future servers and networks Occupations: 262111 Database Administrator 262112 ICT Security Specialist 262113 Systems Administrator 262111 DATABASE ADMINISTRATOR Alternative Titles: Database Operator Database Specialist Database Support DBA Plans, develops, configures, maintains and supports an organisation's database management system in accordance with user requirements ensuring optimal database integrity, security, backup, reliability and performance. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Database Analyst
Dental Hygienist
411211
DENTAL HYGIENISTS, TECHNICIANS AND THERAPISTS provide supportive dental services in preventative and restorative dental procedures, and construct and repair dental appliances. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: providing educational programs to motivate children, parents and the community in matters relating to oral health providing fluoride therapy by applying remineralising solutions and desensitising agents removing deposits from teeth applying non-invasive fissure sealants to teeth taking impressions of the mouth taking dental radiographs administering local anaesthesia by infiltration and mandibular nerve block fabricating full and partial dentures constructing mouth guards, crowns, metal clasps, inlays, bridgework and other aids repairing and relining denture bases Occupations: 411211 Dental Hygienist 411212 Dental Prosthetist 411213 Dental Technician 411214 Dental Therapist 411211 DENTAL HYGIENIST Carries out preventative dental procedures under the direction of a Dentist. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2
Dental Specialist
252311
DENTAL PRACTITIONERS diagnose and treat dental disease, restore normal oral function using a broad range of treatments, such as surgery and other specialist techniques, and advise on oral health. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: diagnosing dental diseases using a range of methods such as radiographs, salivary tests and medical histories providing preventative oral health care such as periodontal treatments, fluoride applications and oral health promotion providing restorative oral care such as implants, complex crown and bridge restorations, and orthodontics, and repairing damaged and decayed teeth providing oral surgical treatments such as biopsy of tissue and prescription of medication performing routine orthodontic treatment restoring oral function with removable and fixed oral prostheses assisting in diagnosing general diseases having oral manifestations such as diabetes educating patients to take care of their mouth and teeth leading a dental team which may comprise Dental Hygienists, Dental Therapists, Dental Assistants and other Dental Specialists Occupations: 252311 Dental Specialist 252312 Dentist 252311 DENTAL SPECIALIST Diagnoses and treats diseases, injuries, irregularities and malformations of teeth and associated structures in the mouth and jaw using surgery and other specialist techniques. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Endodontist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon Oral Pathologist Orthodontist Paedodontist Periodontist Prosthodontist
Dental Technician
411213
DENTAL HYGIENISTS, TECHNICIANS AND THERAPISTS provide supportive dental services in preventative and restorative dental procedures, and construct and repair dental appliances. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: providing educational programs to motivate children, parents and the community in matters relating to oral health providing fluoride therapy by applying remineralising solutions and desensitising agents removing deposits from teeth applying non-invasive fissure sealants to teeth taking impressions of the mouth taking dental radiographs administering local anaesthesia by infiltration and mandibular nerve block fabricating full and partial dentures constructing mouth guards, crowns, metal clasps, inlays, bridgework and other aids repairing and relining denture bases Occupations: 411211 Dental Hygienist 411212 Dental Prosthetist 411213 Dental Technician 411214 Dental Therapist 411211 DENTAL HYGIENIST Carries out preventative dental procedures under the direction of a Dentist. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2 411212 DENTAL PROSTHETIST Alternative Title: Clinical Dental Technician Designs, constructs, repairs and fits dentures and mouthguards. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2 411213 DENTAL TECHNICIAN Constructs and repairs dentures and other dental appliances. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 Specialisation: Dental Laboratory Assistant 411214 DENTAL THERAPIST Examines and treats diseases of the teeth in preschool, primary and secondary school children under the general supervision of a Dentist. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2 Specialisation: Oral Health Therapist
Dental Therapist
411214
DENTAL HYGIENISTS, TECHNICIANS AND THERAPISTS provide supportive dental services in preventative and restorative dental procedures, and construct and repair dental appliances. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: providing educational programs to motivate children, parents and the community in matters relating to oral health providing fluoride therapy by applying remineralising solutions and desensitising agents removing deposits from teeth applying non-invasive fissure sealants to teeth taking impressions of the mouth taking dental radiographs administering local anaesthesia by infiltration and mandibular nerve block fabricating full and partial dentures constructing mouth guards, crowns, metal clasps, inlays, bridgework and other aids repairing and relining denture bases Occupations: 411211 Dental Hygienist 411212 Dental Prosthetist 411213 Dental Technician 411214 Dental Therapist 411211 DENTAL HYGIENIST Carries out preventative dental procedures under the direction of a Dentist. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2 411212 DENTAL PROSTHETIST Alternative Title: Clinical Dental Technician Designs, constructs, repairs and fits dentures and mouthguards. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2 411213 DENTAL TECHNICIAN Constructs and repairs dentures and other dental appliances. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 Specialisation: Dental Laboratory Assistant 411214 DENTAL THERAPIST Examines and treats diseases of the teeth in preschool, primary and secondary school children under the general supervision of a Dentist. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2 Specialisation: Oral Health Therapist
DentalProsthetist
411212
Designs, constructs, repairs and fits dentures and mouthguards. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2
Dentist
252312
DENTAL PRACTITIONERS diagnose and treat dental disease, restore normal oral function using a broad range of treatments, such as surgery and other specialist techniques, and advise on oral health. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: diagnosing dental diseases using a range of methods such as radiographs, salivary tests and medical histories providing preventative oral health care such as periodontal treatments, fluoride applications and oral health promotion providing restorative oral care such as implants, complex crown and bridge restorations, and orthodontics, and repairing damaged and decayed teeth providing oral surgical treatments such as biopsy of tissue and prescription of medication performing routine orthodontic treatment restoring oral function with removable and fixed oral prostheses assisting in diagnosing general diseases having oral manifestations such as diabetes educating patients to take care of their mouth and teeth leading a dental team which may comprise Dental Hygienists, Dental Therapists, Dental Assistants and other Dental Specialists Occupations: 252311 Dental Specialist 252312 Dentist 252311 DENTAL SPECIALIST Diagnoses and treats diseases, injuries, irregularities and malformations of teeth and associated structures in the mouth and jaw using surgery and other specialist techniques. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Endodontist Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon Oral Pathologist Orthodontist Paedodontist Periodontist Prosthodontist
Dermatologist
253911
This unit group covers Medical Practitioners not elsewhere classified. It includes Dermatologists, Emergency Medicine Specialists, Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Ophthalmologists, Pathologists, Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologists, and Radiation Oncologists. Medical Registrars training in these specialties are included in this unit group. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification, two years hospital-based training, and at least five years specialist study and training (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Occupations: 253911 Dermatologist 253912 Emergency Medicine Specialist 253913 Obstetrician and Gynaecologist 253914 Ophthalmologist 253915 Pathologist 253917 Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologist 253918 Radiation Oncologist 253999 Medical Practitioners nec 253911 DERMATOLOGIST Provides diagnostic, treatment and preventative medical services related to disorders of the human skin. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1
Developer Programmer
261312
SOFTWARE AND APPLICATIONS PROGRAMMERS design, develop, test, maintain and document program code in accordance with user requirements, and system and technical specifications. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience and/or relevant vendor certification may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: researching, consulting, analysing and evaluating system program needs identifying technology limitations and deficiencies in existing systems and associated processes, procedures and methods testing, debugging, diagnosing and correcting errors and faults in an applications programming language within established testing protocols, guidelines and quality standards to ensure programs and applications perform to specification writing and maintaining program code to meet system requirements, system designs and technical specifications in accordance with quality accredited standards writing, updating and maintaining technical program, end user documentation and operational procedures providing advice, guidance and expertise in developing proposals and strategies for software design activities such as financial evaluation and costings for recommending software purchases and upgrades Occupations: 261311 Analyst Programmer 261312 Developer Programmer 261313 Software Engineer 261314 Software Tester 261399 Software and Applications Programmers nec 261311 ANALYST PROGRAMMER Alternative Title: Programmer Analyst Analyses user needs, produces requirements documentation and system plans, and encodes, tests, debugs, maintains and documents programs and applications. Skill Level: 1 261312 DEVELOPER PROGRAMMER Alternative Titles: Applications Developer ICT Developer ICT Programmer Interprets specifications, technical designs and flow charts, builds, maintains and modifies the code for software applications, constructs technical specifications from a business functional model, and tests and writes technical documentation. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Communications Programmer (Systems) Database Developer Database Programmer (Systems) Network Programmer Software Developer Software Programmer
Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologist
253917
This unit group covers Medical Practitioners not elsewhere classified. It includes Dermatologists, Emergency Medicine Specialists, Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Ophthalmologists, Pathologists, Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologists, and Radiation Oncologists. Medical Registrars training in these specialties are included in this unit group. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification, two years hospital-based training, and at least five years specialist study and training (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Occupations: 253911 Dermatologist 253912 Emergency Medicine Specialist 253913 Obstetrician and Gynaecologist 253914 Ophthalmologist 253915 Pathologist 253917 Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologist 253918 Radiation Oncologist 253999 Medical Practitioners nec. 253917 DIAGNOSTIC AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGIST Provides diagnostic and treatment medical services, and monitors patients with various diseases utilising imaging techniques such as general radiography, angiography, fluoroscopy, mammography, ultrasound, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, nuclear medicine and bone densitometry. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Medical Imaging Specialist.
Diesel Motor Mechanic
321212
MOTOR MECHANICS repair, maintain and test motor vehicle and other internal combustion engines and related mechanical components. Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters are excluded from this unit group. Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters are included in Unit Group 8994 Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: detecting and diagnosing faults in engines and parts dismantling and removing engine assemblies, transmissions, steering mechanisms and other components, and checking parts repairing and replacing worn and defective parts and reassembling mechanical components, and referring to service manuals as needed performing scheduled maintenance services, such as oil changes, lubrications and engine tune-ups, to achieve smoother running of vehicles and ensure compliance with pollution regulations reassembling engines and parts after being repaired testing and adjusting mechanical parts after being repaired for proper performance diagnosing and testing parts with the assistance of computers may inspect vehicles and issue roadworthiness certificates or detail work required to achieve roadworthiness Occupations: 321211 Motor Mechanic (General) 321212 Diesel Motor Mechanic 321213 Motorcycle Mechanic 321214 Small Engine Mechanic 321211 MOTOR MECHANIC (GENERAL) Alternative Title: Automotive Light Mechanic Maintains, tests and repairs petrol engines and the mechanical parts of lightweight motor vehicles such as transmissions, suspension, steering and brakes. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Automatic Transmission Mechanic Automotive Airconditioning Mechanic Brake Mechanic Ground Support Equipment Fitter (Air Force) Vehicle Mechanic (Army) 321212 DIESEL MOTOR MECHANIC Maintains, tests and repairs diesel motors and the mechanical parts of trucks, buses and other heavy vehicles such as transmissions, suspension, steering and brakes. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Automotive Heavy Mechanic 321213 MOTORCYCLE MECHANIC Maintains, tests and repairs the mechanical parts of motorcycles. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 321214 SMALL ENGINE MECHANIC Maintains, tests and repairs engines of chainsaws, lawn mowers, garden tractors and other equipment with small engines. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Chainsaw Mechanic Lawnmower Mechanic Outboard Motor Mechanic
Dietitian
251111
DIETITIANS apply the science of human nutrition to help people understand the relationship between food and health and make appropriate dietary choices to attain and maintain health, and to prevent and treat illness and disease. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required in New Zealand. Tasks Include: planning diets and menus, and instructing people on the requirements and importance of diet and on the planning and preparation of food supervising the preparation and serving of meals collecting, organising and assessing data relating to health and nutritional status of individuals, groups and communities monitoring food intake and quality to provide nutritional care calculating nutritional values of food served planning, conducting and evaluating nutrition intervention programs and compiling educational material providing nutrition assessments, nutrition management, and nutrition education, research and training consulting with other Health Professionals and related workers to manage the dietary and nutritional needs of patients Occupation: 251111 Dietitian 251111 DIETITIAN Alternative Title: Nutritionist Applies the science of human nutrition to help people understand the relationship between food and health and make appropriate dietary choices to attain and maintain health, and to prevent and treat illness and disease. Registration or licensing is required in New Zealand. Skill Level: 1
Director (Film, Television, Radui or Stage)
212312
FILM, TELEVISION, RADIO AND STAGE DIRECTORS direct the artistic and production aspects of film, television, radio and stage productions. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. Some occupations in this unit group require high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: studying scripts and scenarios to determine theme and setting assessing locations and staging requirements for productions in association with specialist designers overseeing creative aspects of film, television, radio and stage productions determining lighting, film, shutter angles, filter factors, camera distance, depth of field and focus, angles of view and other variables to achieve desired mood and effect viewing film and video tape to evaluate and select scenes and determine which scenes need to be re-shot planning and organising the preparation and presentation of programs supervising the positioning of scenery, props and lighting and sound equipment assessing technical requirements of productions by studying scripts and discussing program content, set locations and stage directions with production team creating, planning, writing scripts for, recording, videotaping and editing programs Occupations: 212311 Art Director (Film, Television or Stage) 212312 Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage) 212313 Director of Photography 212314 Film and Video Editor 212315 Program Director (Television or Radio) 212316 Stage Manager 212317 Technical Director 212318 Video Producer 212399 Film, Television, Radio and Stage Directors nec 212311 ART DIRECTOR (FILM, TELEVISION OR STAGE) Alternative Title: Production Designer Plans, organises and controls artistic aspects of film, television or stage productions. This occupation requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications and experience. Skill Level: 1 212312 DIRECTOR (FILM, TELEVISION, RADIO OR STAGE) Interprets and approves selection of scripts, and directs and instructs cast and crew during filming, recording or performance of productions. This occupation requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications and experience. Skill Level: 1
Disabilities Services Officer
411712
WELFARE SUPPORT WORKERS provide support, information and advice to clients on emotional, financial, recreational, health, housing and other social welfare matters, and evaluate and coordinate the services of welfare and community service agencies. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: assessing clients' needs and planning, developing and implementing educational, training and support programs interviewing clients and assessing the nature and extent of difficulties monitoring and reporting on the progress of clients referring clients to agencies that can provide additional help assessing community need and resources for health, welfare, housing, employment, training and other facilities and services liaising with community groups, welfare agencies, government bodies and private businesses about community issues and promoting awareness of community resources and services supporting families and providing education and care for children and disabled persons in adult service units, group housing and government institutions supervising offenders on probation and parole assisting young people to solve social, emotional and financial problems preparing submissions for funding and resources, and reports to government bodies and other agencies Occupations: 411711 Community Worker 411712 Disabilities Services Officer 411713 Family Support Worker 411714 Parole or Probation Officer 411715 Residential Care Officer 411716 Youth Worker 411711 COMMUNITY WORKER Facilitates community development initiatives and collective solutions within a community to address issues, needs and problems associated with recreational, health, housing, employment and other welfare matters. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Community Development Officer Community Support Worker Housing Officer 411712 DISABILITIES SERVICES OFFICER Works in a range of service units which provide education and community access to people with intellectual, physical, social and emotional disabilities. Skill Level: 2
Diver
399911
Swims underwater to undertake tasks such as seafood gathering, research, salvage and construction. Registration or licensing may be required.
Diversional Therapist
411311
DIVERSIONAL THERAPISTS plan, design, coordinate and implement recreation and leisure-based activity programs to support, challenge and enhance the psychological, spiritual, social, emotional and physical wellbeing of individuals. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: planning and implementing leisure activity programs for individuals in health care and in the community to assist in their social development, and promote their sense of wellbeing identifying individual needs through task analysis evaluating and assessing clients' levels of abilities, interests, needs, strengths and weaknesses, and their ability to carry out a range of tasks and interact with others maintaining a knowledge of resources available within a facility and within the community organising leisure and recreational events assisting with training and supervising volunteers and staff providing information on available support resources within the local community encouraging and supporting clients to take part in activities suited to their particular needs and interests adapting programs to suit individual clients' needs, interests, skills and abilities Occupation: 411311 Diversional Therapist 411311 DIVERSIONAL THERAPIST Alternative Title: Recreational Therapist Plans, designs, coordinates and implements recreation and leisure-based activity programs to support, challenge and enhance the psychological, spiritual, social, emotional and physical wellbeing of individuals. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Activities Coordinator Activities Officer
Diving Instructor (Open Water)
452311
SPORTS COACHES, INSTRUCTORS AND OFFICIALS coach, train and instruct participants in sports, and officiate at sporting events. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. The occupation Sports Development Officer has a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: coaching, training and instructing sportspersons by analysing performances and developing abilities planning and directing game strategies, developing play patterns and analysing game progress motivating Sportspersons and supervising practice sessions recruiting players and other coaching staff arranging entries into sporting competitions promoting sports and skills development, and overseeing the participation of young people in sport officiating at sporting events to enforce rules coordinating and directing sporting activities, and liaising with other officials to interpret and enforce rules and regulations relating to sport Occupations: 452311 Diving Instructor (Open Water) 452312 Gymnastics Coach or Instructor 452313 Horse Riding Coach or Instructor 452314 Snowsport Instructor 452315 Swimming Coach or Instructor 452316 Tennis Coach 452317 Other Sports Coach or Instructor 452318 Dog and Horse Racing Official 452321 Sports Development Officer 452322 Sports Umpire 452323 Other Sports Official 452311 DIVING INSTRUCTOR (OPEN WATER) Trains and instructs recreational or commercial open water divers in diving techniques, safety and the correct use of diving equipment. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Dive Master Scuba Instructor Snorkelling Instructor Surface Supply Breathing Apparatus (SSBA) Instructor
Dog Handler or Trainer
361111
ANIMAL ATTENDANTS AND TRAINERS train, feed, groom and care for animals. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: teaching animals to obey verbal and non-verbal commands and addressing behavioural problems training animals to accept riders and pull vehicles training animals to perform in competitions bathing, cutting, combing, blow-drying and styling pets' coats, clipping their nails and cleaning their ears inspecting, preparing, cleaning, disinfecting and maintaining comfortable animal cages and enclosures transporting food, filling water troughs and feeding animals according to their individual needs maintaining animal health records, treating minor injuries and reporting serious conditions to Veterinarians exercising and playing with animals, answering visitor questions, and transferring animals between enclosures by leading or carrying them dusting and spraying insecticides on animals and immersing them in insecticide baths, to control insect pests Occupations: 361111 Dog Trainer or Handler 361112 Horse Trainer 361113 Pet Groomer 361114 Zookeeper 361199 Animal Attendants and Trainers nec 361111 DOG HANDLER OR TRAINER Teaches dogs to obey commands and undertake specific tasks. Skill Level: 3
Drainer
334113
PLUMBERS install, maintain and repair pipes, drains, guttering and metal roofing, mechanical services and related equipment for water supply, gas, drainage, sewerage, heating, cooling and ventilation systems. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: studying blueprints, drawings and specifications to determine the layout of plumbing systems and materials required setting out and installing hot and cold water systems and associated equipment installing water-based fire protections systems, including fire hydrants, hose reels and sprinkler systems designing and installing sanitary plumbing and water supply systems, discharge pipes and sanitary fixtures fabricating and installing soil and waste stacks assembling and installing mechanical services plant, air handling and conditioning equipment and small bore heating systems installing sewerage and effluent pumping equipment and disposal systems installing below-ground drainage systems and associated ground support systems installing gas appliances, flues and pressure regulating devices fabricating and installing metal roofing, rainwater goods and flashings Occupations: 334111 Plumber (General) 334112 Airconditioning and Mechanical Services Plumber 334113 Drainer (Aus) / Drainlayer (NZ) 334114 Gasfitter 334115 Roof Plumber. 334113 DRAINER (AUS) / DRAINLAYER (NZ) Installs, maintains and designs below-ground drainage systems and associated sewerage or effluent disposal systems. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3
Dressmaker or Tailor
393213
CLOTHING TRADES WORKERS prepare and cut garment patterns and fabric, and make and repair garments. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: conferring with customers to determine material, styles and designs of garments interpreting designs, sketches and samples to determine pattern specifications cutting out master patterns laying up and cutting fabric pinning, basting and draping garment parts sewing garments fitting basted garments on customers and marking areas requiring alteration sewing buttonholes, and sewing on buttons, hooks, eyes and press fasteners to finish garments pressing and finishing work Occupations: 393211 Apparel Cutter 393212 Clothing Patternmaker 393213 Dressmaker or Tailor 393299 Clothing Trades Workers nec. 393213 DRESSMAKER OR TAILOR Makes, alters and repairs women's and men's tailored garments, formal wear, couturier clothing, and special occasion wear such as suits, dresses, coats, evening wear and bridal wear. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Costume Maker Wardrobe Assistant Wardrobe Coordinator
Driving Instructor
451211
DRIVING INSTRUCTORS instruct individuals and groups in the theory and application of driving motor vehicles. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: instructing students under actual driving conditions, and explaining and demonstrating the operation of brakes, clutch, gear selection, automatic transmission, signals and lights teaching road traffic regulations teaching road craft and road safety advising students when they are ready to undergo driving examination may advise on and teach advanced driving techniques required for emergency situations may illustrate and explain handling and mechanical operation of motor vehicles and driving techniques using blackboard diagrams and audiovisual aids Occupation: 451211 Driving Instructor 451211 DRIVING INSTRUCTOR Instructs individuals and groups in the theory and application of driving motor vehicles. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Motorcycle Riding Instructor
Drug and Alcohol Counsellor
272112
COUNSELLORS provide information on vocational, relationship, social and educational difficulties and issues, and work with people to help them to identify and define their emotional issues through therapies such as cognitive behaviour therapy, interpersonal therapy and other talking therapies. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: working with clients on career, study and employment options by obtaining and examining information relevant to their abilities and needs providing information and resources to assist clients with job-seeking skills assessing client needs in relation to treatment for drug and alcohol abuse conducting counselling interviews with individuals, couples and family groups assisting the understanding and adjustment of attitudes, expectations and behaviour to develop more effective interpersonal and marital relationships presenting alternative approaches and discussing potential for attitude and behaviour change consulting with clients to develop rehabilitation plans taking account of vocational and social needs contributing information, understanding and advice on the learning and behaviour of students, especially those with special needs, and assisting parents and teachers in dealing with these needs may work in a call centre Occupations: 272111 Careers Counsellor 272112 Drug and Alcohol Counsellor 272113 Family and Marriage Counsellor 272114 Rehabilitation Counsellor 272115 Student Counsellor 272199 Counsellors nec 272111 CAREERS COUNSELLOR Alternative Title: Careers Adviser Provides individuals and groups with information about career choices and assists individuals with self-development. Skill Level: 1 272112 DRUG AND ALCOHOL COUNSELLOR Provides support and treatment for people with drug and alcohol dependency problems, develops strategies which assist them to set goals and affect and maintain change, and provides community education. May work in a call centre. Skill Level: 1
Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teacher
241111
EARLY CHILDHOOD (PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL) TEACHERS teach the basics of numeracy, literacy, music, art and literature to early childhood (pre-primary) students and promote students' social, emotional, intellectual and physical development. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: planning and structuring learning in both indoor and outdoor environments using a variety of materials and equipment to facilitate students' development providing a variety of experiences and activities to develop motor skills, cooperative social skills, confidence and understanding promoting language development through story telling, role play, songs, rhymes and informal discussions held individually and within groups observing students to evaluate progress and to detect signs of ill health, emotional disturbance and other disabilities observing nutritional health, welfare and safety needs of students and identifying factors which may impede students' progress discussing students' progress with parents attending parent interviews, and staff and committee meetings participating in community and family support programs as appropriate supervising student teachers on placement Occupations: 241111 Early Childhood (Pre-primary School) Teacher 241112 Kaiako Kohanga Reo (Maori Language Nest Teacher) 241111 EARLY CHILDHOOD (PRE-PRIMARY SCHOOL) TEACHER Alternative Title: Kindergarten Teacher Plans, organises and conducts activities to help pre-primary school students to develop a wide variety of skills including speech, reading, writing, motor skills and social interaction. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Preschool Director
Earth Science Technician
311412
SCIENCE TECHNICIANS perform tests and experiments, and provide technical support functions to assist with research, design, production and teaching in chemistry, earth sciences, life sciences, and physical sciences. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: preparing materials for experimentation such as freezing and slicing specimens and mixing chemicals collecting information and samples conducting field and laboratory experiments, tests and analyses presenting results in graphic and written form by preparing maps, charts, sketches, diagrams and reports performing routine mathematical calculations, and computations of measurements controlling the quality and quantity of laboratory supplies by testing samples and monitoring usage checking, calibrating and maintaining test equipment participating in fabricating, installing and modifying equipment to ensure that critical standards are met preparing experiments and demonstrations for science classes Occupations: 311411 Chemistry Technician 311412 Earth Science Technician 311413 Life Science Technician 311414 School Laboratory Technician 311499 Science Technicians nec 311411 CHEMISTRY TECHNICIAN Alternative Title: Chemistry Technical Officer Performs laboratory tests on organic and inorganic chemicals, analyses test data and carries out technical functions in support of Chemists or Chemical Engineers in a wide variety of areas such as fuels, agricultural products, food, pharmaceuticals, paints, metals, plastics, textiles, detergents, paper, fertilisers and cosmetics. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Chemical Instrumentation Officer Chemical Process Analyst Chemistry Laboratory Technician Dairy Laboratory Technician Petroleum Laboratory Technician Sugar Laboratory Assistant 311412 EARTH SCIENCE TECHNICIAN Alternative Title: Earth Science Technical Officer Collects and tests earth and water samples, records observations and analyses data in support of Geologists or Geophysicists. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Earth Science Laboratory Technician Geochemical Laboratory Technician Geological Technical Officer Geoscience Laboratory Technician Hydrographer Hydrographical Technical Officer Hydrological Technical Officer Meteorological Observer Seismology Technical Officer Soil Science Technical Officer Water Resources Technical Officer
Economist
224311
ECONOMISTS perform economic research and analysis, develop and apply theories about production and distribution of goods and services and people's spending and financial behaviour, and provide advice to governments and organisations on economic policy issues. Statisticians are excluded from this unit group. Statisticians are included in Unit Group 2241 Actuaries, Mathematicians and Statisticians. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: analysing interrelationships between economic variables and studying the effects of government fiscal and monetary policies, expenditure, taxation and other budgetary policies on the economy and the community researching, analysing and assessing the effects of labour market programs and industry policies and programs on economic growth, welfare, education and training investigating international and national economic situations, and particular features such as industries, regions and socioeconomic groups studying workplace issues such as enterprise bargaining and wage fixation, and the effect of workplace policies on productivity and economic growth analysing trends and advising on economic issues such as taxation levels, prices, employment and unemployment, imports and exports, and interest and exchange rates forecasting changes in the economic environment for short-term budgeting, long-term planning and investment evaluation formulating recommendations, policies and plans for the economy, corporate strategies and investment, and undertaking feasibility studies for projects preparing reports on research findings Occupation: 224311 Economist 224311 ECONOMIST Alternative Title: Economic Analyst Performs economic research and analysis, develops and applies theories about production and distribution of goods and services and people's spending and financial behaviour, and provides advice to governments and organisations on economic policy issues. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Agricultural Economist Econometrician Economic Forecaster Environmental Economist Health Economist Labour Market Economist Mineral Economist Taxation Economist
Education Adviser
249111
EDUCATION ADVISERS AND REVIEWERS conduct educational research, develop course curricula and associated teaching materials for use by educational institutions, and review and examine the work of teachers and the results from curriculum programs in school settings. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: consulting with teachers, principals and administrative officials of educational institutions to coordinate educational programs and provide advice identifying and evaluating developments in education by conducting research into educational systems serving on committees to identify present and future needs within the educational system, and planning, developing and modifying facilities and programs documenting subjects and courses developed, and evaluating new courses organising and conducting workshops and conferences to train teachers in new programs and methods applying knowledge of learning processes and school structures to develop operational and training programs, and submitting them for decision and funding visiting schools and observing teachers in the classroom, noting pupil response, motivation and teaching techniques discussing programs, records and teachers with School Principals to record academic performance of schools, welfare of pupils and performance of individual teachers making suggestions to government officials about improvements to educational facilities, equipment, buildings and staff to ensure continued standards of education Occupations: 249111 Education Adviser 249112 Education Reviewer 249111 EDUCATION ADVISER Conducts educational research and develops course curricula and associated teaching materials for use by educational institutions. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Curriculum Advisory Teacher Education Officer Home-School Liaison Officer Preschool Adviser
Education Managers nec
134499
OTHER EDUCATION MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate educational policy, and provide advice and educational and administrative support to staff and students in educational institutions. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification and at least five years of relevant experience. In some instances relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: coordinating the educational, administrative and financial affairs of an educational institution or department within the institution researching, developing, implementing, reviewing and evaluating educational and administrative policy liaising between educational institutions, parents and the wider community providing advice on policy and procedures to staff and students consulting with academic and administrative staff to coordinate educational programs identifying and addressing present and future needs for student and staff development researching educational systems and monitoring and evaluating new developments researching and reporting on students' needs arising from curriculum implementation developing and delivering training programs for teachers Occupations: 134411 Faculty Head 134412 Regional Education Manager 134499 Education Managers nec. 134499 EDUCATION MANAGERS NEC This occupation group covers Education Managers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Polytechnic Registrar (NZ) Project Coordinator (Education) TAFE Registrar (Aus) University Registrar.
Educational Psychologist
272312
PSYCHOLOGISTS investigate, assess and provide treatment and counselling to foster optimal personal, social, educational and occupational adjustment and development. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: collecting data about clients and assessing their cognitive, behavioural and emotional disorders administering and interpreting diagnostic tests and formulating plans for treatment developing, administering and evaluating individual and group treatment programs consulting with other professionals on details of cases and treatment plans conducting research studies of motivation in learning, group performance and individual differences in mental abilities and educational performance collecting data and analysing characteristics of students and recommending educational programs formulating achievement, diagnostic and predictive tests for use by teachers in planning methods and content of instruction developing interview techniques, psychological tests and other aids in workplace selection, placement, appraisal and promotion conducting surveys and research studies on job design, work groups, morale, motivation, supervision and management performing job analyses and establishing job requirements by observing and interviewing employees and managers Occupations: 272311 Clinical Psychologist 272312 Educational Psychologist 272313 Organisational Psychologist 272314 Psychotherapist 272399 Psychologists nec 272311 CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST Consults with individuals and groups, assesses psychological disorders and administers programs of treatment. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Forensic Psychologist Health Psychologist Neuropsychologist 272312 EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGIST Investigates learning and teaching, and develops psychological techniques to foster the development and skills of individuals and groups in educational settings. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1
Electrical Engineer
233311
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERS design, develop and supervise the manufacture, installation, operation and maintenance of equipment, machines and systems for the generation, distribution, utilisation and control of electric power. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: planning and designing power stations and power generation equipment determining the type and arrangement of circuits, transformers, circuit-breakers, transmission lines and other equipment developing products such as electric motors, components, equipment and appliances interpreting specifications, drawings, standards and regulations relating to electric power equipment and use organising and managing resources used in the supply of electrical components, machines, appliances and equipment establishing delivery and installation schedules for machines, switchgear, cables and fittings supervising the operation and maintenance of power stations, transmission and distribution systems and industrial plants designing and installing control and signalling equipment for road, rail and air traffic may specialise in research in areas such as power generation and transmission systems, transformers, switchgear and electric motors, telemetry and control systems Occupation: 233311 Electrical Engineer 233311 ELECTRICAL ENGINEER Designs, develops and supervises the manufacture, installation, operation and maintenance of equipment, machines and systems for the generation, distribution, utilisation and control of electric power. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Electrical Design Engineer Railway Signalling Engineer Signalling and Communications Engineer
Electrical Engineering Draftsperson
312311
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING DRAFTSPERSONS AND TECHNICIANS assist in electrical engineering research, design, manufacture, assembly, construction, operation and maintenance of equipment, facilities and distribution systems. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: preparing drawings, plans and diagrams of electrical installations and circuitry assisting Electrical Engineers and Engineering Technologists in design and layout of electrical installations and circuitry on substations, switchgear, cabling systems and motor control systems collecting data, performing tests and complex calculations, graphing results, and preparing charts and tabulations estimating materials costs and quantities inspecting designs and finished products for compliance with specifications and regulations assembling, installing, testing, calibrating, modifying and repairing electrical equipment and installations to conform with regulations and safety requirements undertaking electrical workshop functions such as installing assemblies for protection relays, metering and indicating devices assisting with research and experimentation programs Occupations: 312311 Electrical Engineering Draftsperson 312312 Electrical Engineering Technician 312311 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING DRAFTSPERSON Prepares detailed drawings and plans of electrical installations and circuitry in support of Electrical Engineers and Engineering Technologists. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Electrical Engineering Design Draftsperson Electrical Engineering Detail Draftsperson Electrical Engineering Drafting Officer Relays Draftsperson Substation Design Draftsperson
Electrical Engineering Technician
312312
ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING DRAFTSPERSONS AND TECHNICIANS assist in electrical engineering research, design, manufacture, assembly, construction, operation and maintenance of equipment, facilities and distribution systems. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: preparing drawings, plans and diagrams of electrical installations and circuitry assisting Electrical Engineers and Engineering Technologists in design and layout of electrical installations and circuitry on substations, switchgear, cabling systems and motor control systems collecting data, performing tests and complex calculations, graphing results, and preparing charts and tabulations estimating materials costs and quantities inspecting designs and finished products for compliance with specifications and regulations assembling, installing, testing, calibrating, modifying and repairing electrical equipment and installations to conform with regulations and safety requirements undertaking electrical workshop functions such as installing assemblies for protection relays, metering and indicating devices assisting with research and experimentation programs Occupations: 312311 Electrical Engineering Draftsperson 312312 Electrical Engineering Technician 312311 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING DRAFTSPERSON Prepares detailed drawings and plans of electrical installations and circuitry in support of Electrical Engineers and Engineering Technologists. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Electrical Engineering Design Draftsperson Electrical Engineering Detail Draftsperson Electrical Engineering Drafting Officer Relays Draftsperson Substation Design Draftsperson 312312 ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING TECHNICIAN Alternative Title: Electrical Engineering Technical Officer Conducts tests of electrical systems, prepares charts and tabulations, and assists in estimating costs in support of Electrical Engineers and Engineering Technologists. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Electrical Engineering Laboratory Technician Electrical Instrument Technician
Electrical Linesworker
342211
ELECTRICAL DISTRIBUTION TRADES WORKERS prepare, install, repair, maintain and patrol electric power distribution networks. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: installing conductors and aerial equipment, and underground cables and equipment installing and maintaining equipment associated with electrical supply such as transformers attending to electrical breakdown and emergencies maintaining poles and associated hardware, and continuity of electrical supply and street lighting conducting routine maintenance on the aerial and underground electricity supply network conducting low-voltage switching operations fitting pole hardware and crossarms preparing low- and high-voltage cable joints and cable terminations while connecting and installing electrical equipment and overhead lines using heavy plant equipment such as elevated work platforms and portable equipment such as hydraulic drills may undertake substation installation and maintenance, and specialised testing and revenue meter installation Occupations: 342211 Electrical Linesworker (Aus) / Electrical Line Mechanic (NZ) 342212 Technical Cable Jointer 342211 ELECTRICAL LINESWORKER (AUS) / ELECTRICAL LINE MECHANIC (NZ) Installs, maintains, repairs and patrols electrical sub-transmission and distribution systems. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Electrical Linesworker (Distribution) (Aus) / Electrical Line Mechanic (Distribution) (NZ) Electrical Linesworker (Transmission) (Aus) / Electrical Line Mechanic (Transmission) (NZ) Railway Traction Line Worker
Electrician (General)
341111
ELECTRICIANS design, assemble, install, test, commission, diagnose, maintain and repair electrical networks, systems, circuits, equipment, components, appliances and facilities for industrial, commercial and domestic purposes, and service and repair lifts, escalators and related equipment. Automotive Electricians are excluded from this unit group. Automotive Electricians are included in Unit Group 3211 Automotive Electricians. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: examining blueprints, wiring diagrams and specifications to determine sequences and methods of operation measuring and laying out installation reference points selecting, cutting and connecting wire and cable to terminals and connectors using electrical and electronic test instruments to trace and diagnose faults repairing and replacing faulty wiring and defective parts positioning and installing electrical switchboards connecting electrical systems to power supply testing continuity of circuit installing, testing and adjusting electric and mechanical parts of lifts Occupations: 341111 Electrician (General) 341112 Electrician (Special Class) 341113 Lift Mechanic 341111 ELECTRICIAN (GENERAL) Alternative Title: Electrical Fitter Installs, tests, connects, commissions, maintains and modifies electrical equipment, wiring and control systems. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Armature Winder Electrical Contractor Heavy Coil Winder Railway Signal Electrician 341112 ELECTRICIAN (SPECIAL CLASS) Services and repairs intricate and complex electrical and electronic circuitry. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 341113 LIFT MECHANIC Alternative Title: Lift Electrician Designs, installs, maintains, services and repairs electric and hydraulic passenger and freight lifts, escalators, moving walkways and other lift equipment. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3
Electrician (Special Class)
341112
ELECTRICIANS design, assemble, install, test, commission, diagnose, maintain and repair electrical networks, systems, circuits, equipment, components, appliances and facilities for industrial, commercial and domestic purposes, and service and repair lifts, escalators and related equipment. Automotive Electricians are excluded from this unit group. Automotive Electricians are included in Unit Group 3211 Automotive Electricians. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: examining blueprints, wiring diagrams and specifications to determine sequences and methods of operation measuring and laying out installation reference points selecting, cutting and connecting wire and cable to terminals and connectors using electrical and electronic test instruments to trace and diagnose faults repairing and replacing faulty wiring and defective parts positioning and installing electrical switchboards connecting electrical systems to power supply testing continuity of circuit installing, testing and adjusting electric and mechanical parts of lifts Occupations: 341111 Electrician (General) 341112 Electrician (Special Class) 341113 Lift Mechanic 341111 ELECTRICIAN (GENERAL) Alternative Title: Electrical Fitter Installs, tests, connects, commissions, maintains and modifies electrical equipment, wiring and control systems. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Armature Winder Electrical Contractor Heavy Coil Winder Railway Signal Electrician 341112 ELECTRICIAN (SPECIAL CLASS) Services and repairs intricate and complex electrical and electronic circuitry. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 341113 LIFT MECHANIC Alternative Title: Lift Electrician Designs, installs, maintains, services and repairs electric and hydraulic passenger and freight lifts, escalators, moving walkways and other lift equipment. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3
Electronic Equipment Trades Worker
342313
ELECTRONICS TRADES WORKERS maintain, adjust and repair electronic equipment such as business machines, video and audio equipment, and electronic instruments and control systems, and transmit and receive radio messages. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: examining and testing machines, equipment, instruments and control systems to diagnose faults adjusting, repairing, and replacing worn and defective parts and wiring, and maintaining machines, equipment and instruments reassembling, test operating and adjusting equipment advising users of correct operating procedures to prevent malfunctions receiving messages by interpreting code and converting to plain language, and writing and typing messages for transmission monitoring radio traffic, and transmitting and receiving voice messages installing electronic instruments and control systems applying knowledge of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic principles in commissioning and maintaining control systems Occupations: 342311 Business Machine Mechanic 342312 Communications Operator 342313 Electronic Equipment Trades Worker 342314 Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (General) 342315 Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (Special Class) 342311 BUSINESS MACHINE MECHANIC Alternative Titles: Office Equipment Technician Office Machine Technician Installs, maintains and repairs electronic business equipment such as multi-function devices, photocopiers, scanners, fax machines and cash registers. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Photocopier Technician 342312 COMMUNICATIONS OPERATOR Transmits and receives radio messages by use of morse code, voice and radio teletype. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Communication Information Systems Sailor (Navy) Communications and Information Systems Controller (Air Force) Operator Specialist Communications (Army) 342313 ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT TRADES WORKER Installs, maintains and repairs electronic equipment and systems such as audio and visual reproduction equipment, home entertainment systems, computers and electronic security systems. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Audiovisual Technician Fire Alarm Technician Home Theatre Technician Security Technician Video Technician 342314 ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENT TRADES WORKER (GENERAL) Alternative Title: Instrument and Control Service Person Installs, modifies, maintains and repairs electronic instruments and control systems. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Communication Electronic Technician (Air Force) Electronic Technician (Navy) 342315 ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENT TRADES WORKER (SPECIAL CLASS) Alternative Title: Industrial Measurement and Control Technician Installs, modifies, maintains and repairs complex electronic instruments and control systems which involve a combination of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic principles. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3
Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (General)
342314
ELECTRONICS TRADES WORKERS maintain, adjust and repair electronic equipment such as business machines, video and audio equipment, and electronic instruments and control systems, and transmit and receive radio messages. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: examining and testing machines, equipment, instruments and control systems to diagnose faults adjusting, repairing, and replacing worn and defective parts and wiring, and maintaining machines, equipment and instruments reassembling, test operating and adjusting equipment advising users of correct operating procedures to prevent malfunctions receiving messages by interpreting code and converting to plain language, and writing and typing messages for transmission monitoring radio traffic, and transmitting and receiving voice messages installing electronic instruments and control systems applying knowledge of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic principles in commissioning and maintaining control systems Occupations: 342311 Business Machine Mechanic 342312 Communications Operator 342313 Electronic Equipment Trades Worker 342314 Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (General) 342315 Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (Special Class) 342311 BUSINESS MACHINE MECHANIC Alternative Titles: Office Equipment Technician Office Machine Technician Installs, maintains and repairs electronic business equipment such as multi-function devices, photocopiers, scanners, fax machines and cash registers. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Photocopier Technician 342312 COMMUNICATIONS OPERATOR Transmits and receives radio messages by use of morse code, voice and radio teletype. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Communication Information Systems Sailor (Navy) Communications and Information Systems Controller (Air Force) Operator Specialist Communications (Army) 342313 ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT TRADES WORKER Installs, maintains and repairs electronic equipment and systems such as audio and visual reproduction equipment, home entertainment systems, computers and electronic security systems. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Audiovisual Technician Fire Alarm Technician Home Theatre Technician Security Technician Video Technician 342314 ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENT TRADES WORKER (GENERAL) Alternative Title: Instrument and Control Service Person Installs, modifies, maintains and repairs electronic instruments and control systems. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Communication Electronic Technician (Air Force) Electronic Technician (Navy) 342315 ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENT TRADES WORKER (SPECIAL CLASS) Alternative Title: Industrial Measurement and Control Technician Installs, modifies, maintains and repairs complex electronic instruments and control systems which involve a combination of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic principles. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3
Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (Special Class)
342315
ELECTRONICS TRADES WORKERS maintain, adjust and repair electronic equipment such as business machines, video and audio equipment, and electronic instruments and control systems, and transmit and receive radio messages. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: examining and testing machines, equipment, instruments and control systems to diagnose faults adjusting, repairing, and replacing worn and defective parts and wiring, and maintaining machines, equipment and instruments reassembling, test operating and adjusting equipment advising users of correct operating procedures to prevent malfunctions receiving messages by interpreting code and converting to plain language, and writing and typing messages for transmission monitoring radio traffic, and transmitting and receiving voice messages installing electronic instruments and control systems applying knowledge of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic principles in commissioning and maintaining control systems Occupations: 342311 Business Machine Mechanic 342312 Communications Operator 342313 Electronic Equipment Trades Worker 342314 Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (General) 342315 Electronic Instrument Trades Worker (Special Class) 342311 BUSINESS MACHINE MECHANIC Alternative Titles: Office Equipment Technician Office Machine Technician Installs, maintains and repairs electronic business equipment such as multi-function devices, photocopiers, scanners, fax machines and cash registers. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Photocopier Technician 342312 COMMUNICATIONS OPERATOR Transmits and receives radio messages by use of morse code, voice and radio teletype. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Communication Information Systems Sailor (Navy) Communications and Information Systems Controller (Air Force) Operator Specialist Communications (Army) 342313 ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT TRADES WORKER Installs, maintains and repairs electronic equipment and systems such as audio and visual reproduction equipment, home entertainment systems, computers and electronic security systems. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Audiovisual Technician Fire Alarm Technician Home Theatre Technician Security Technician Video Technician 342314 ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENT TRADES WORKER (GENERAL) Alternative Title: Instrument and Control Service Person Installs, modifies, maintains and repairs electronic instruments and control systems. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Communication Electronic Technician (Air Force) Electronic Technician (Navy) 342315 ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENT TRADES WORKER (SPECIAL CLASS) Alternative Title: Industrial Measurement and Control Technician Installs, modifies, maintains and repairs complex electronic instruments and control systems which involve a combination of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic principles. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3
Electronics Engineer
233411
ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS design, develop, adapt, install, test and maintain electronic components, circuits and systems used for computer systems, communication systems, entertainment, transport and other industrial applications. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: designing electronic components, circuits and systems used for computer, communication and control systems, and other industrial applications designing software, especially embedded software, to be used within such systems developing apparatus and procedures to test electronic components, circuits and systems supervising installation and commissioning of computer, communication and control systems, and ensuring proper control and protection methods establishing and monitoring performance and safety standards and procedures for operation, modification, maintenance and repair of such systems designing communications bearers based on wired, optical fibre and wireless communication media analysing communications traffic and level of service, and determining the type of installation, location, layout and transmission medium for communication systems designing and developing signal processing algorithms and implementing these through appropriate choice of hardware and software Occupation: 233411 Electronics Engineer 233411 ELECTRONICS ENGINEER Designs, develops, adapts, installs, tests and maintains electronic components, circuits and systems used for computer systems, communication systems, entertainment, transport and other industrial applications. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Communications Engineer (Army)
Emergency Medicine Specialist
253912
This unit group covers Medical Practitioners not elsewhere classified. It includes Dermatologists, Emergency Medicine Specialists, Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Ophthalmologists, Pathologists, Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologists, and Radiation Oncologists. Medical Registrars training in these specialties are included in this unit group. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification, two years hospital-based training, and at least five years specialist study and training (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Occupations: 253911 Dermatologist 253912 Emergency Medicine Specialist 253913 Obstetrician and Gynaecologist 253914 Ophthalmologist 253915 Pathologist 253917 Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologist 253918 Radiation Oncologist 253999 Medical Practitioners nec 253911 DERMATOLOGIST Provides diagnostic, treatment and preventative medical services related to disorders of the human skin. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253912 EMERGENCY MEDICINE SPECIALIST Alternative Title: Emergency Physician Provides diagnostic medical services, and manages patients with acute and urgent illness and injury. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253913 OBSTETRICIAN AND GYNAECOLOGIST Provides diagnostic, treatment and preventative medical and surgical services related to the care of women, foetuses and children during pregnancy and childbirth, and to disorders of the female genital, urinary, rectal and reproductive organs. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Gynaecological Oncologist Reproductive Endocrinologist Urogynaecologist 253914 OPHTHALMOLOGIST Alternative Titles: Eye Specialist Eye Surgeon Provides diagnostic, treatment and preventative medical services related to diseases, injuries and deficiencies of the human eye and associated structures. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253915 PATHOLOGIST Identifies the cause and processes of disease and illness by examining changes in body tissue and in blood and other body fluids, and conducts tests on samples of tissues, blood and body secretions. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Clinical Cytopathologist Forensic Pathologist Immunologist 253917 DIAGNOSTIC AND INTERVENTIONAL RADIOLOGIST Provides diagnostic and treatment medical services, and monitors patients with various diseases utilising imaging techniques such as general radiography, angiography, fluoroscopy, mammography, ultrasound, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, nuclear medicine and bone densitometry. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Medical Imaging Specialist 253918 RADIATION ONCOLOGIST Provides medical care and management of patients with cancer and other medical conditions through the conduct and supervision of radiation treatment; and advice and provision of palliative and other supportive care of patients with cancer. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253999 MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS NEC This occupation group covers Medical Practitioners not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Nuclear Medicine Specialist Sports Physician
Emergency Service Worker
441211
FIRE AND EMERGENCY WORKERS attend emergencies to minimise risk to community safety and security and protect life and property. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: attending the scene of fires and other emergencies reported to authorities rescuing and evacuating people stranded or trapped in dangerous situations operating pumps, spraying water, foam and chemicals from hoses, portable extinguishers and other appliances to extinguish fires and to disperse or neutralise dangerous substances cutting openings in buildings and crashed vehicles to free occupants maintaining site security systems administering first aid attending and participating in training activities, rescue classes, drills, demonstrations and courses in emergency and fire-fighting techniques training recruits in emergency procedures and practices visiting buildings and potential fire hazards to study access points and locations of hydrants maintaining tools and equipment Occupations: 441211 Emergency Service Worker 441212 Fire Fighter 441211 EMERGENCY SERVICE WORKER Alternative Title: Emergency Response Officer Attends the scene of emergencies to minimise risk to community safety and security. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Industrial Paramedic 441212 FIRE FIGHTER Responds to fire alarms and emergency calls, controls and extinguishes fires, and protects life and property. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Fire Engineer (Army) Fire Prevention Officer
Endocrinologist
253315
SPECIALIST PHYSICIANS diagnose and treat internal human disorders and diseases using specialist testing, diagnostic and medical techniques. Medical Registrars training as Specialist Physicians are included in this unit group. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification, two years hospital-based training, and at least five years specialist study and training (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: examining patients to determine the nature and extent of problems after referral from General Medical Practitioners and other medical specialists, and undertaking laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures analysing test results and other medical information to make diagnoses prescribing and administering drugs, and remedial and therapeutic treatment and procedures recording medical information and data reporting specified contagious and notifiable diseases to government health and immigration authorities may admit or refer patients to hospitals may consult other medical specialists Occupations: 253311 Specialist Physician (General Medicine) 253312 Cardiologist 253313 Clinical Haematologist 253314 Medical Oncologist 253315 Endocrinologist 253316 Gastroenterologist 253317 Intensive Care Specialist 253318 Neurologist 253321 Paediatrician 253322 Renal Medicine Specialist 253323 Rheumatologist 253324 Thoracic Medicine Specialist 253399 Specialist Physicians nec 253311 SPECIALIST PHYSICIAN (GENERAL MEDICINE) Investigates and diagnoses internal human disorders and diseases, and administers treatment. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253312 CARDIOLOGIST Investigates, diagnoses and treats diseases of the human heart. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253313 CLINICAL HAEMATOLOGIST Investigates and diagnoses blood and other genetic disorders by studying cellular composition of blood and blood-producing tissues. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253314 MEDICAL ONCOLOGIST Alternative Title: Medical Oncology Physician Investigates, diagnoses and treats patients with cancer using chemotherapy and biological therapy. Registration or licensing is required. Gynaecological, Radiation and Surgical Oncologists are excluded from this occupation. Gynaecological Oncologists are included in Unit Group 2539 Other Medical Practitioners, in Occupation 253913 Obstetrician and Gynaecologist. Radiation Oncologists are included in Unit Group 2539 Other Medical Practitioners, in Occupation 253918 Radiation Oncologist. Surgical Oncologists are included in Unit Group 2535 Surgeons, in Occupation 253511 Surgeon (General). Skill Level: 1 253315 ENDOCRINOLOGIST Investigates, diagnoses and treats disorders of the human glandular and hormonal systems. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Diabetologist 253316 GASTROENTEROLOGIST Investigates, diagnoses and treats diseases and disorders of the human liver, stomach and associated organs. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253317 INTENSIVE CARE SPECIALIST Alternative Titles: Intensive Care Medicine Specialist Intensivist Investigates, diagnoses and treats patients in need of intensive and critical care. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253318 NEUROLOGIST Investigates, diagnoses and treats diseases and injuries of the human brain, spinal cord, nervous system and muscle tissue. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253321 PAEDIATRICIAN Investigates, diagnoses and treats internal diseases and disorders in children from birth up to, and including, adolescence. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Neonatologist Paediatric Thoracic Physician 253322 RENAL MEDICINE SPECIALIST Alternative Titles: Nephrologist Renal Medicine Physician Investigates, diagnoses and treats disorders of the human kidney. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253323 RHEUMATOLOGIST Investigates, diagnoses and treats diseases, injuries and deficiencies of human joints, muscles and soft tissue. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253324 THORACIC MEDICINE SPECIALIST Alternative Titles: Respiratory Medicine Physician Thoracic Medicine Physician Investigates, diagnoses and treats diseases and disorders of the human respiratory system. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Pulmonary Specialist Respiratory Physician 253399 SPECIALIST PHYSICIANS NEC This occupation group covers Specialist Physicians not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Clinical Allergist Clinical Geneticist Clinical Immunologist Clinical Pharmacologist Geriatrician Industrial Medicine Specialist Infectious Diseases Specialist Occupational Medicine Specialist Palliative Medicine Specialist Public Health Physician Rehabilitation Medicine Physician (Aus) / Musculoskeletal Specialist (NZ) Sexual Health Physician Sleep Medicine Specialist
Engineering Manager
133211
ENGINEERING MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the engineering and technical operations of organisations. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: determining, implementing and monitoring engineering strategies, policies and plans interpreting plans, drawings and specifications, and providing advice on engineering methods and procedures to achieve construction and production requirements establishing project schedules and budgets ensuring conformity with specifications and plans, and with laws, regulations and safety standards ensuring engineering standards of quality, cost, safety, timeliness and performance are observed overseeing maintenance requirements to optimise efficiency liaising with marketing, research and manufacturing managers regarding engineering aspects of new construction and product design may contribute to research and development projects Occupation: 133211 Engineering Manager 133211 ENGINEERING MANAGER Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the engineering and technical operations of an organisation. Skill Level: 1
Engineering Professionals nec
233999
This unit group covers Engineering Professionals not elsewhere classified. It includes Aeronautical Engineers, Agricultural Engineers, Biomedical Engineers, Engineering Technologists, Environmental Engineers and Naval Architects (Aus) / Marine Designers (NZ). Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Occupations: 233911 Aeronautical Engineer 233912 Agricultural Engineer 233913 Biomedical Engineer 233914 Engineering Technologist 233915 Environmental Engineer 233916 Naval Architect (Aus) / Marine Designer (NZ) 233999 Engineering Professionals nec 233911 AERONAUTICAL ENGINEER Performs and supervises engineering work concerned with the design, development, manufacture, maintenance and modification of aircraft for flight. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Aeronautical Engineering Officer (Navy) Aerospace Engineer Aerospace Engineer Officer - Aeronautical (Air Force) Aerospace Engineer Officer - Armament (Air Force) Aerospace Engineer Officer - Electronics (Air Force) Avionics Systems Engineer Weapons Aeronautical Engineering Officer (Navy) 233912 AGRICULTURAL ENGINEER Alternative Title: Natural Resources Engineer Performs and supervises engineering work related to the use and development of agricultural land, buildings, machines and equipment. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 233913 BIOMEDICAL ENGINEER Applies knowledge and methodology of physics, engineering, mathematics, computing, physical chemistry and materials science to problems in biology and the treatment and prevention of human disease. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Bioengineer Clinical Engineer Medical Engineer 233914 ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIST Analyses and modifies new and existing engineering technologies and applies them in the testing and implementation of engineering projects. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Aeronautical Engineering Technologist Agricultural Engineering Technologist Biomedical Engineering Technologist Chemical Engineering Technologist Industrial Engineering Technologist Mining Engineering Technologist 233915 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER Assesses the impact on air, water, soil and noise levels in the vicinity of engineering projects, plans and designs equipment and processes for the treatment and safe disposal of waste material, and assesses what may cause problems for the environment in the long-term. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 233916 NAVAL ARCHITECT (AUS) / MARINE DESIGNER (NZ) Designs and oversees the construction and repair of marine craft and floating structures. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 233999 ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS NEC This occupation group covers Engineering Professionals not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Mechatronics Engineer Product Design Engineer
Engineering Technologist
233914
This unit group covers Engineering Professionals not elsewhere classified. It includes Aeronautical Engineers, Agricultural Engineers, Biomedical Engineers, Engineering Technologists, Environmental Engineers and Naval Architects (Aus) / Marine Designers (NZ). Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Occupations: 233911 Aeronautical Engineer 233912 Agricultural Engineer 233913 Biomedical Engineer 233914 Engineering Technologist 233915 Environmental Engineer 233916 Naval Architect (Aus) / Marine Designer (NZ) 233999 Engineering Professionals nec 233911 AERONAUTICAL ENGINEER Performs and supervises engineering work concerned with the design, development, manufacture, maintenance and modification of aircraft for flight. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Aeronautical Engineering Officer (Navy) Aerospace Engineer Aerospace Engineer Officer - Aeronautical (Air Force) Aerospace Engineer Officer - Armament (Air Force) Aerospace Engineer Officer - Electronics (Air Force) Avionics Systems Engineer Weapons Aeronautical Engineering Officer (Navy) 233912 AGRICULTURAL ENGINEER Alternative Title: Natural Resources Engineer Performs and supervises engineering work related to the use and development of agricultural land, buildings, machines and equipment. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 233913 BIOMEDICAL ENGINEER Applies knowledge and methodology of physics, engineering, mathematics, computing, physical chemistry and materials science to problems in biology and the treatment and prevention of human disease. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Bioengineer Clinical Engineer Medical Engineer 233914 ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIST Analyses and modifies new and existing engineering technologies and applies them in the testing and implementation of engineering projects. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Aeronautical Engineering Technologist Agricultural Engineering Technologist Biomedical Engineering Technologist Chemical Engineering Technologist Industrial Engineering Technologist Mining Engineering Technologist 233915 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER Assesses the impact on air, water, soil and noise levels in the vicinity of engineering projects, plans and designs equipment and processes for the treatment and safe disposal of waste material, and assesses what may cause problems for the environment in the long-term. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 233916 NAVAL ARCHITECT (AUS) / MARINE DESIGNER (NZ) Designs and oversees the construction and repair of marine craft and floating structures. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 233999 ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS NEC This occupation group covers Engineering Professionals not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Mechatronics Engineer Product Design Engineer
Enrolled Nurse
411411
ENROLLED AND MOTHERCRAFT NURSES provide nursing care to patients in hospitals, aged care and other health care facilities and in the community, and assist parents in providing care to newborn infants under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Midwife. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: assessing, planning and implementing nursing care for patients according to accepted nursing practice and standards providing interventions, treatments and therapies such as administering medications, and monitoring responses to treatments and care plans assisting Registered Nurses and other team members to coordinate and evaluate care provided promoting and assisting in health education activities for the prevention of ill health bathing, feeding, changing and settling newborn infants providing advice and training on infant care to parents of newborn infants providing emotional support to parents of newborn infants Occupations: 411411 Enrolled Nurse 411412 Mothercraft Nurse 411411 ENROLLED NURSE Alternative Title: Nursing Assistant (NZ) Provides nursing care to patients in a variety of health, aged care, welfare and community settings under the supervision of Registered Nurses. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2 Specialisation: Medical Assistant (Defence) 411412 MOTHERCRAFT NURSE Provides care to newborn infants, and provides advice and training on infant care to parents of newborn infants. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2
Environmental Consultant
234312
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS study, develop, implement and advise on policies and plans for managing and protecting the environment, flora, fauna and other natural resources. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: evaluating habitat, wildlife and fisheries needs, and formulating short- and long-term management goals and objectives enforcing laws and regulations to conserve and protect fish and wildlife carrying out environmental impact assessments for a wide range of development projects proposing solutions to address negative environmental impact studying the effects of factors, such as terrain, altitude, climatic and environmental change, sources of nutrition, predators and the impacts of humans, on animal and plant life studying and analysing pollution, atmospheric conditions, demographic characteristics, ecology, mineral, soil and water samples developing conservation and management policies for biological resources, such as fish populations and forests, and establishing standards and developing approaches for the control of pollution and the rehabilitation of areas disturbed by activities such as mining, timber felling and overgrazing implementing policies and organising activities in designated parks and other areas to conserve and protect natural and cultural heritage participating in management planning by providing environmental information and making inventories of plants, animals and items of cultural and heritage significance Occupations: 234311 Conservation Officer 234312 Environmental Consultant 234313 Environmental Research Scientist 234314 Park Ranger 234399 Environmental Scientists nec 234311 CONSERVATION OFFICER Develops and implements programs and regulations for the protection of fish, wildlife and other natural resources. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Landcare Facilitator 234312 ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTANT Alternative Titles: Environmental Adviser Environmental Auditor Environmental Officer Analyses and advises on policies guiding the design, implementation and modification of government or commercial environmental operations and programs. Skill Level: 1 234313 ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH SCIENTIST Alternative Title: Environmental Scientist Studies and develops policies and plans for the control of factors which may produce pollution, imbalance in or degradation of the environment. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Air Pollution Analyst Ecologist Land Degradation Analyst Water Quality Analyst 234314 PARK RANGER Assists in controlling a State or national park, scenic area, historic site, nature reserve, recreation area or conservation reserve in accordance with authorised policies and priorities. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land and Sea Ranger (Aus) 234399 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS NEC This occupation group covers Environmental Scientists not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Aquaculture Consultant Soil Scientist
Environmental Engineer
233915
This unit group covers Engineering Professionals not elsewhere classified. It includes Aeronautical Engineers, Agricultural Engineers, Biomedical Engineers, Engineering Technologists, Environmental Engineers and Naval Architects (Aus) / Marine Designers (NZ). Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Occupations: 233911 Aeronautical Engineer 233912 Agricultural Engineer 233913 Biomedical Engineer 233914 Engineering Technologist 233915 Environmental Engineer 233916 Naval Architect (Aus) / Marine Designer (NZ) 233999 Engineering Professionals nec 233911 AERONAUTICAL ENGINEER Performs and supervises engineering work concerned with the design, development, manufacture, maintenance and modification of aircraft for flight. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Aeronautical Engineering Officer (Navy) Aerospace Engineer Aerospace Engineer Officer - Aeronautical (Air Force) Aerospace Engineer Officer - Armament (Air Force) Aerospace Engineer Officer - Electronics (Air Force) Avionics Systems Engineer Weapons Aeronautical Engineering Officer (Navy) 233912 AGRICULTURAL ENGINEER Alternative Title: Natural Resources Engineer Performs and supervises engineering work related to the use and development of agricultural land, buildings, machines and equipment. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 233913 BIOMEDICAL ENGINEER Applies knowledge and methodology of physics, engineering, mathematics, computing, physical chemistry and materials science to problems in biology and the treatment and prevention of human disease. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Bioengineer Clinical Engineer Medical Engineer 233914 ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIST Analyses and modifies new and existing engineering technologies and applies them in the testing and implementation of engineering projects. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Aeronautical Engineering Technologist Agricultural Engineering Technologist Biomedical Engineering Technologist Chemical Engineering Technologist Industrial Engineering Technologist Mining Engineering Technologist 233915 ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEER Assesses the impact on air, water, soil and noise levels in the vicinity of engineering projects, plans and designs equipment and processes for the treatment and safe disposal of waste material, and assesses what may cause problems for the environment in the long-term. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 233916 NAVAL ARCHITECT (AUS) / MARINE DESIGNER (NZ) Designs and oversees the construction and repair of marine craft and floating structures. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 233999 ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS NEC This occupation group covers Engineering Professionals not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Mechatronics Engineer Product Design Engineer
Environmental Health Officer
251311
OCCUPATIONAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS develop, implement and evaluate policies and programs to monitor environmental health and occupational health and safety and related legislation to ensure safe and healthy working conditions, and assist injured staff through the workers' compensation and rehabilitation process. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: developing, implementing and reviewing environmental health management plans and occupational health and safety plans preparing and implementing plans and strategies for the safe, economic and suitable disposal of commercial, industrial, medical and household wastes advising on and enforcing legislation, implementing prevention programs and strategies for communicable diseases, food safety, waste water treatment and disposal systems, recreation and domestic water quality, contaminated and hazardous substances, and minimising air, sea, water and noise pollution to improve health outcomes identifying hazards, and assessing and controlling risks in the workplace developing, implementing and monitoring programs minimising workplace and environmental pollution involving chemical and physical hazards promoting ergonomic principles within the workplace such as matching furniture, equipment and work activities to the needs of employees inspecting and auditing workplaces, processes, plant, and chemical and physical hazards for legislative compliance training employees in personal protective equipment and safe working procedures recording and investigating injuries and equipment damage, and reporting safety performance coordinating the return of injured workers into the workplace Occupations: 251311 Environmental Health Officer 251312 Occupational Health and Safety Adviser 251311 ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH OFFICER Develops, enforces and evaluates environmental health policies, programs and strategies to improve health outcomes, and oversees the implementation and monitoring of environmental health legislation. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Food Safety Auditor Food Safety Officer 251312 OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY ADVISER Alternative Titles: Occupational Health and Safety Coordinator Occupational Health and Safety Officer Develops, implements and evaluates risk management policies and programs, trains employees in occupational health and safety procedures, monitors and audits the workplace, and records and investigates incidents to ensure safe and healthy working conditions. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Occupational Hygienist Workplace Rehabilitation Officer
Environmental Manager
139912
This unit group covers Specialist Managers not elsewhere classified. It includes Arts Administrators or Managers, Environmental Managers, Laboratory Managers, Quality Assurance Managers and Sports Administrators. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Occupations: 139911 Arts Administrator or Manager 139912 Environmental Manager 139913 Laboratory Manager 139914 Quality Assurance Manager 139915 Sports Administrator 139999 Specialist Managers nec 139911 ARTS ADMINISTRATOR OR MANAGER Plans, organises, directs, controls, coordinates and promotes artistic and cultural policies, programs, projects and services. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Art Gallery Director Community Arts Centre Manager Cultural Centre Manager 139912 ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGER Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the development and implementation of an environmental management system within an organisation by identifying, solving and alleviating environmental issues, such as pollution and waste treatment, in compliance with environmental legislation and to ensure corporate sustainable development. Skill Level: 1 139913 LABORATORY MANAGER Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the operations of a research or production laboratory. Skill Level: 1 139914 QUALITY ASSURANCE MANAGER Alternative Title: Quality Facilitator Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the deployment of quality systems and certification processes within an organisation. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Quality Certification Manager (NZ) 139915 SPORTS ADMINISTRATOR Plans, organises, directs, controls, coordinates and promotes sport and recreational activities, and develops related policies. Skill Level: 1 139999 SPECIALIST MANAGERS NEC This occupation group covers Specialist Managers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Airport Manager Ambassador Archbishop Bishop Harbour Master
Environmental Research Scientist
234313
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS study, develop, implement and advise on policies and plans for managing and protecting the environment, flora, fauna and other natural resources. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: evaluating habitat, wildlife and fisheries needs, and formulating short- and long-term management goals and objectives enforcing laws and regulations to conserve and protect fish and wildlife carrying out environmental impact assessments for a wide range of development projects proposing solutions to address negative environmental impact studying the effects of factors, such as terrain, altitude, climatic and environmental change, sources of nutrition, predators and the impacts of humans, on animal and plant life studying and analysing pollution, atmospheric conditions, demographic characteristics, ecology, mineral, soil and water samples developing conservation and management policies for biological resources, such as fish populations and forests, and establishing standards and developing approaches for the control of pollution and the rehabilitation of areas disturbed by activities such as mining, timber felling and overgrazing implementing policies and organising activities in designated parks and other areas to conserve and protect natural and cultural heritage participating in management planning by providing environmental information and making inventories of plants, animals and items of cultural and heritage significance Occupations: 234311 Conservation Officer 234312 Environmental Consultant 234313 Environmental Research Scientist 234314 Park Ranger 234399 Environmental Scientists nec 234311 CONSERVATION OFFICER Develops and implements programs and regulations for the protection of fish, wildlife and other natural resources. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Landcare Facilitator 234312 ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTANT Alternative Titles: Environmental Adviser Environmental Auditor Environmental Officer Analyses and advises on policies guiding the design, implementation and modification of government or commercial environmental operations and programs. Skill Level: 1 234313 ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH SCIENTIST Alternative Title: Environmental Scientist Studies and develops policies and plans for the control of factors which may produce pollution, imbalance in or degradation of the environment. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Air Pollution Analyst Ecologist Land Degradation Analyst Water Quality Analyst 234314 PARK RANGER Assists in controlling a State or national park, scenic area, historic site, nature reserve, recreation area or conservation reserve in accordance with authorised policies and priorities. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land and Sea Ranger (Aus) 234399 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS NEC This occupation group covers Environmental Scientists not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Aquaculture Consultant Soil Scientist
Environmental Scientists nec
234399
ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS study, develop, implement and advise on policies and plans for managing and protecting the environment, flora, fauna and other natural resources. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: evaluating habitat, wildlife and fisheries needs, and formulating short- and long-term management goals and objectives enforcing laws and regulations to conserve and protect fish and wildlife carrying out environmental impact assessments for a wide range of development projects proposing solutions to address negative environmental impact studying the effects of factors, such as terrain, altitude, climatic and environmental change, sources of nutrition, predators and the impacts of humans, on animal and plant life studying and analysing pollution, atmospheric conditions, demographic characteristics, ecology, mineral, soil and water samples developing conservation and management policies for biological resources, such as fish populations and forests, and establishing standards and developing approaches for the control of pollution and the rehabilitation of areas disturbed by activities such as mining, timber felling and overgrazing implementing policies and organising activities in designated parks and other areas to conserve and protect natural and cultural heritage participating in management planning by providing environmental information and making inventories of plants, animals and items of cultural and heritage significance Occupations: 234311 Conservation Officer 234312 Environmental Consultant 234313 Environmental Research Scientist 234314 Park Ranger 234399 Environmental Scientists nec 234311 CONSERVATION OFFICER Develops and implements programs and regulations for the protection of fish, wildlife and other natural resources. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Landcare Facilitator 234312 ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTANT Alternative Titles: Environmental Adviser Environmental Auditor Environmental Officer Analyses and advises on policies guiding the design, implementation and modification of government or commercial environmental operations and programs. Skill Level: 1 234313 ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH SCIENTIST Alternative Title: Environmental Scientist Studies and develops policies and plans for the control of factors which may produce pollution, imbalance in or degradation of the environment. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Air Pollution Analyst Ecologist Land Degradation Analyst Water Quality Analyst 234314 PARK RANGER Assists in controlling a State or national park, scenic area, historic site, nature reserve, recreation area or conservation reserve in accordance with authorised policies and priorities. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land and Sea Ranger (Aus) 234399 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTISTS NEC This occupation group covers Environmental Scientists not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Aquaculture Consultant Soil Scientist
Exercise Physiologist
234915
This unit group covers Natural and Physical Science Professionals not elsewhere classified. It includes Conservators, Metallurgists, Meteorologists and Physicists. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. In the case of Conservators, at least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Occupations: 234911 Conservator 234912 Metallurgist 234913 Meteorologist 234914 Physicist 234915 Exercise Physiologist 234999 Natural and Physical Science Professionals nec 234911 CONSERVATOR Plans and organises the conservation of materials and objects in libraries, archives, museums, art galleries and other institutions. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Art Conservator 234912 METALLURGIST Researches, develops, controls and provides advice on processes used in extracting metals from their ores, and processes used for casting, alloying, heat treating or welding refined metals, alloys and other materials to produce commercial metal products or develop new alloys and processes. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Hydrometallurgical Engineer Metallographer Pyrometallurgical Engineer Radiological Metallurgist 234913 METEOROLOGIST Studies the physics and dynamics of the atmosphere to increase understanding of weather and climate, and to forecast changes in the weather and long-term climatic trends. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Climatologist Weather Forecaster 234914 PHYSICIST Studies matter, space, time, energy, forces and fields and the interrelationship between these physical phenomena to further understanding of the laws governing the behaviour of the universe, and seeks to apply these laws to solve practical problems and discover new information about the earth and the universe. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Astronomer Medical Physicist 234915 EXERCISE PHYSIOLOGIST Assesses, plans and implements exercise programs for preventing and managing chronic diseases and injuries, such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, osteoporosis, depression, cancer and arthritis, and assists in restoring optimal physical function, health and wellness. Skill Level: 1 234999 NATURAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCE PROFESSIONALS NEC This occupation group covers Natural and Physical Science Professionals not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Materials Scientist Metrologist Polymer Scientist Respiratory Scientist Sleep Scientist
External Auditor
221213
AUDITORS, COMPANY SECRETARIES AND CORPORATE TREASURERS conduct audits of accounting systems, procedures and financial statements, manage corporate funding and financial risk, and administer and review corporate compliance activities. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. In the case of Corporate Treasurers and Company Secretaries, at least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: arranging, giving notice of and attending meetings of directors and shareholders advising organisations' governing boards on matters concerning compliance with stock exchange listing rules, relevant legislation and corporation practice supervising organisations' share capital by preparing documents and share issues, and handling share transfers controlling treasury and treasury systems and establishing and reviewing risk management objectives and treasury policies identifying, managing and reporting on financial risks assisting with equity management, debt management, securities and taxation planning issues collecting, analysing and interpreting information on the financial standing, cost structures and trading effectiveness of organisations devising, re-organising and establishing budgetary cost control and other accounting systems such as computer-based systems conducting audits and investigations and preparing financial statements and reports for management, shareholders, and governing and statutory bodies evaluating the cost effectiveness and risks of operational processes, activities, policies and systems reporting to management on the existence and effectiveness of the system of internal controls establishing audit objectives, and designing and implementing audit methodologies, processes and audit report criteria Occupations: 221211 Company Secretary 221212 Corporate Treasurer 221213 External Auditor 221214 Internal Auditor 221211 COMPANY SECRETARY Plans, administers and reviews corporate compliance activities and effective practice concerning company board meetings and shareholdings, ensuring all business matters and transactions are managed and implemented as directed by the board. Skill Level: 1 221212 CORPORATE TREASURER Alternative Title: Financial Risk Manager Manages corporate funding, liquidity and financial risk associated with the profitable development and operation of an organisation. May be involved in acquisitions, disposals and joint ventures. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 221213 EXTERNAL AUDITOR Designs and operates information and reporting systems, procedures and controls to meet external financial reporting requirements. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 221214 INTERNAL AUDITOR Alternative Title: Audit Officer Examines, verifies, evaluates and reports on financial, operational and managerial processes, systems and outcomes to ensure financial and operational integrity and compliance, and assists in business process reviews, risk assessments, developing deliverables and reporting progress against outcomes. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1
Facilities Manager
149913
This unit group covers Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers not elsewhere classified. It includes Boarding Kennel or Cattery Operators, Cinema or Theatre Managers, Facilities Managers, Financial Institution Branch Managers and Equipment Hire Managers. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Occupations: 149911 Boarding Kennel or Cattery Operator 149912 Cinema or Theatre Manager 149913 Facilities Manager 149914 Financial Institution Branch Manager 149915 Equipment Hire Manager 149999 Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers nec 149911 BOARDING KENNEL OR CATTERY OPERATOR Organises and controls the operations of an establishment which offers temporary boarding for dogs and cats. Skill Level: 2 149912 CINEMA OR THEATRE MANAGER Organises and controls the operations of a cinema or theatre. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 149913 FACILITIES MANAGER Alternative Title: Building Manager Organises, controls and coordinates the strategic and operational management of facilities in a public or private organisation. Skill Level: 2 Specialisation: Shopping Centre Manager 149914 FINANCIAL INSTITUTION BRANCH MANAGER Organises and controls the general operational activities of a branch of a bank, building society, credit union or similar financial institution. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Bank Manager Building Society Manager Credit Union Manager 149915 EQUIPMENT HIRE MANAGER Organises and controls the operations of an establishment engaged in the hiring out of equipment to companies involved in areas such as building and engineering construction, government, mining and resources, manufacturing, maintenance, special events, and to individuals for personal use. Skill Level: 2 149999 HOSPITALITY, RETAIL AND SERVICE MANAGERS NEC This occupation group covers Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 Occupations in this group include: Abattoir Manager Brothel Keeper Laundrette Owner Marina Manager Nursing Agency Manager Taxi Proprietor Weight Loss Centre Manager
Faculty Head
134411
OTHER EDUCATION MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate educational policy, and provide advice and educational and administrative support to staff and students in educational institutions. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification and at least five years of relevant experience. In some instances relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: coordinating the educational, administrative and financial affairs of an educational institution or department within the institution researching, developing, implementing, reviewing and evaluating educational and administrative policy liaising between educational institutions, parents and the wider community providing advice on policy and procedures to staff and students consulting with academic and administrative staff to coordinate educational programs identifying and addressing present and future needs for student and staff development researching educational systems and monitoring and evaluating new developments researching and reporting on students' needs arising from curriculum implementation developing and delivering training programs for teachers Occupations: 134411 Faculty Head 134412 Regional Education Manager 134499 Education Managers nec 134411 FACULTY HEAD Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the educational and administrative aspects of a department, faculty or school within a university or other tertiary education institution. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Dean (University) Head Teacher (TAFE) (Aus) 134412 REGIONAL EDUCATION MANAGER Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates educational approaches and policy, and curriculum resources and development for preschool, primary, middle or intermediate school, secondary, TAFE or polytechnic teachers and administrators. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Schools Director 134499 EDUCATION MANAGERS NEC This occupation group covers Education Managers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Polytechnic Registrar (NZ) Project Coordinator (Education) TAFE Registrar (Aus) University Registrar
Family Support Worker
411713
WELFARE SUPPORT WORKERS provide support, information and advice to clients on emotional, financial, recreational, health, housing and other social welfare matters, and evaluate and coordinate the services of welfare and community service agencies. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: assessing clients' needs and planning, developing and implementing educational, training and support programs interviewing clients and assessing the nature and extent of difficulties monitoring and reporting on the progress of clients referring clients to agencies that can provide additional help assessing community need and resources for health, welfare, housing, employment, training and other facilities and services liaising with community groups, welfare agencies, government bodies and private businesses about community issues and promoting awareness of community resources and services supporting families and providing education and care for children and disabled persons in adult service units, group housing and government institutions supervising offenders on probation and parole assisting young people to solve social, emotional and financial problems preparing submissions for funding and resources, and reports to government bodies and other agencies Occupations: 411711 Community Worker 411712 Disabilities Services Officer 411713 Family Support Worker 411714 Parole or Probation Officer 411715 Residential Care Officer 411716 Youth Worker 411711 COMMUNITY WORKER Facilitates community development initiatives and collective solutions within a community to address issues, needs and problems associated with recreational, health, housing, employment and other welfare matters. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Community Development Officer Community Support Worker Housing Officer 411712 DISABILITIES SERVICES OFFICER Works in a range of service units which provide education and community access to people with intellectual, physical, social and emotional disabilities. Skill Level: 2 411713 FAMILY SUPPORT WORKER Assists the work of Social Workers and Welfare Workers by providing services and support to families. Skill Level: 2 411714 PAROLE OR PROBATION OFFICER Supervises offenders who have been placed on probation by court order or released conditionally from corrective service institutions. Skill Level: 2 411715 RESIDENTIAL CARE OFFICER Provides care and supervision for children or disabled persons in group housing or institutional care. Skill Level: 2 411716 YOUTH WORKER Alternative Titles: Youth Officer Youth Support Worker Assists young people as individuals or groups to solve social, emotional and financial problems in an agency framework. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Juvenile Justice Officer Youth Accommodation Support Worker Youth Liaison Officer
Family and Marriage Counsellor
272113
COUNSELLORS provide information on vocational, relationship, social and educational difficulties and issues, and work with people to help them to identify and define their emotional issues through therapies such as cognitive behaviour therapy, interpersonal therapy and other talking therapies. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: working with clients on career, study and employment options by obtaining and examining information relevant to their abilities and needs providing information and resources to assist clients with job-seeking skills assessing client needs in relation to treatment for drug and alcohol abuse conducting counselling interviews with individuals, couples and family groups assisting the understanding and adjustment of attitudes, expectations and behaviour to develop more effective interpersonal and marital relationships presenting alternative approaches and discussing potential for attitude and behaviour change consulting with clients to develop rehabilitation plans taking account of vocational and social needs contributing information, understanding and advice on the learning and behaviour of students, especially those with special needs, and assisting parents and teachers in dealing with these needs may work in a call centre Occupations: 272111 Careers Counsellor 272112 Drug and Alcohol Counsellor 272113 Family and Marriage Counsellor 272114 Rehabilitation Counsellor 272115 Student Counsellor 272199 Counsellors nec 272111 CAREERS COUNSELLOR Alternative Title: Careers Adviser Provides individuals and groups with information about career choices and assists individuals with self-development. Skill Level: 1 272112 DRUG AND ALCOHOL COUNSELLOR Provides support and treatment for people with drug and alcohol dependency problems, develops strategies which assist them to set goals and affect and maintain change, and provides community education. May work in a call centre. Skill Level: 1 272113 FAMILY AND MARRIAGE COUNSELLOR Assists individuals, couples and families with marriage and relationship difficulties. May work in a call centre. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Family Court Counsellor 272114 REHABILITATION COUNSELLOR Assists physically, mentally and socially disadvantaged people to reintegrate into work and the community. Skill Level: 1 272115 STUDENT COUNSELLOR Alternative Title: School Counsellor Provides information and assistance to students, parents and teachers about a wide range of matters such as students' personal problems, learning difficulties and special requirements. Skill Level: 1 272199 COUNSELLORS NEC This occupation group covers Counsellors not elsewhere classified. Occupations in this group may work in a call centre. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Gambling Counsellor Grief Counsellor Life Coach Rape Crisis Counsellor Trauma Counsellor
Farrier
322113
METAL CASTING, FORGING AND FINISHING TRADES WORKERS fabricate mould patterns and form sand moulds and cores for the production of metal castings, heat and hammer metal into shape, and make, repair, coat and polish metal parts and articles. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: selecting metal stock for job requirements heating metal in forges and furnaces and hammering, punching and cutting metal using hand tools and machine presses tempering and hardening finished articles by quenching in oil or water baths or by cooling gradually in air preparing electrolytic and silver solutions for electroforming, and applying solution to the objects to be coated setting and adjusting controls to regulate electric current and depositing of coating on objects preparing horses' hooves for shoeing, nailing horseshoes to hooves, and trimming hooves cutting, trimming, shaping and smoothing stock to form mould patterns filling boxes with sand and setting patterns in place, and pouring molten metal into moulds applying refractory paint and positioning cores in moulds finishing metal and articles by polishing and buffing and applying shellac, lacquer, paint and other finishes Occupations: 322111 Blacksmith 322112 Electroplater 322113 Farrier 322114 Metal Casting Trades Worker 322115 Metal Polisher 322111 BLACKSMITH Shapes bars, rods and blocks of metal by heating and hammering to produce or repair metal articles. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Hammer Smith Spring Maker Tool Smith 322112 ELECTROPLATER Controls plating processes and maintains solutions used to coat metal articles and other parts with non-ferrous metals. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Anodiser Electroformer 322113 FARRIER Inspects, trims and shapes horses' hooves, and forms, fits and nails horseshoes. Skill Level: 3 322114 METAL CASTING TRADES WORKER Forms sand moulds and cores for the production of metal castings. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Coremaker Metal Moulder 322115 METAL POLISHER Polishes metal to impart smooth, reflective and other finishes. Skill Level: 3
Fashion Designer
232311
FASHION, INDUSTRIAL AND JEWELLERY DESIGNERS plan, design, develop and document products for manufacture and prepare designs and specifications of products for mass, batch and one-off production. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: determining the objectives and constraints of the design brief by consulting with clients and stakeholders undertaking product research and analysing functional, commercial, cultural and aesthetic requirements formulating design concepts for clothing, textiles, industrial, commercial and consumer products, and jewellery preparing sketches, diagrams, illustrations, plans, samples and models to communicate design concepts negotiating design solutions with clients, management, and sales and manufacturing staff selecting, specifying and recommending functional and aesthetic materials, production methods and finishes for manufacture detailing and documenting the selected design for production preparing and commissioning prototypes and samples supervising the preparation of patterns, programs and tooling, and the manufacture process Occupations: 232311 Fashion Designer 232312 Industrial Designer 232313 Jewellery Designer 232311 FASHION DESIGNER Plans, designs and develops clothing, accessories, footwear or other items of personal apparel considering the form and construction of clothing, historical styles and contexts, contemporary and cultural trends, colour, fabric, and decoration, and the techniques and processes available for manufacture. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Costume Designer 232312 INDUSTRIAL DESIGNER Alternative Title: Product Designer Plans, designs, develops and documents industrial, commercial or consumer products for manufacture with particular emphasis on ergonomic (human) factors, marketing considerations and manufacturability, and prepares designs and specifications of products for mass or batch production. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Ceramic Designer Furniture Designer Glass Designer Textile Designer 232313 JEWELLERY DESIGNER Conceptualises and designs prototypes and details for the manufacture of jewellery and objects for personal adornment, such as watches and spectacles, homewares and other objects, such as trophies and silverware, using metals, precious stones, plastics, engraving, casting and fabrication, to develop designs for mass or batch production or one-off commissions. Skill Level: 1
Fibrous Plasterer
333211
PLASTERERS apply and fix plasterboard partitions, suspended ceilings, fire rating systems, acoustic tiles, and composite wall linings to buildings, and apply decorative and protective coverings of plaster, cement and similar materials to the interiors and exteriors of structures. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: determining plasterboard layout, and installing insulation and vapour barriers measuring, marking and cutting plasterboard, lifting and positioning panels, and securing them to walls, ceilings and battens preparing corner beads and securing them in position fixing pre-cast cornices, panel mouldings, ceiling centres and other plaster fittings covering joins and nail holes with wet plaster and sealing compounds, and smoothing them using wet brushes and sand paper mixing and applying coats of plaster, cement and render to structures using trowels, and levelling and smoothing coats to uniform thickness plumbing and straightening corners, angles and wall and ceiling surfaces creating decorative textures in finishing coats applying and finishing acoustic, insulating and fireproofing materials bonded with plaster, plastic cement and similar materials Occupations: 333211 Fibrous Plasterer 333212 Solid Plasterer 333211 FIBROUS PLASTERER Applies and fixes plasterboard partitions, suspended ceilings, fire rating systems, acoustic tiles, and composite wall linings to buildings. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Dry Wall Plasterer 333212 SOLID PLASTERER Applies decorative and protective coverings of plaster, cement and similar materials to the interiors and exteriors of structures. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3
Film and Video Editor
212314
FILM, TELEVISION, RADIO AND STAGE DIRECTORS direct the artistic and production aspects of film, television, radio and stage productions. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. Some occupations in this unit group require high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: studying scripts and scenarios to determine theme and setting assessing locations and staging requirements for productions in association with specialist designers overseeing creative aspects of film, television, radio and stage productions determining lighting, film, shutter angles, filter factors, camera distance, depth of field and focus, angles of view and other variables to achieve desired mood and effect viewing film and video tape to evaluate and select scenes and determine which scenes need to be re-shot planning and organising the preparation and presentation of programs supervising the positioning of scenery, props and lighting and sound equipment assessing technical requirements of productions by studying scripts and discussing program content, set locations and stage directions with production team creating, planning, writing scripts for, recording, videotaping and editing programs Occupations: 212311 Art Director (Film, Television or Stage) 212312 Director (Film, Television, Radio or Stage) 212313 Director of Photography 212314 Film and Video Editor 212315 Program Director (Television or Radio) 212316 Stage Manager 212317 Technical Director 212318 Video Producer 212399 Film, Television, Radio and Stage Directors nec 212311 ART DIRECTOR (FILM, TELEVISION OR STAGE) Alternative Title: Production Designer Plans, organises and controls artistic aspects of film, television or stage productions. This occupation requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications and experience. Skill Level: 1 212312 DIRECTOR (FILM, TELEVISION, RADIO OR STAGE) Interprets and approves selection of scripts, and directs and instructs cast and crew during filming, recording or performance of productions. This occupation requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications and experience. Skill Level: 1 212313 DIRECTOR OF PHOTOGRAPHY Alternative Title: Cinematographer Plans, directs and coordinates filming to control the quality and style of photography in films or videos. Skill Level: 1 212314 FILM AND VIDEO EDITOR Makes and implements editorial decisions regarding mood, pace and climax of films, television programs, video productions or commercials. Skill Level: 1 212315 PROGRAM DIRECTOR (TELEVISION OR RADIO) Compiles and directs programs for television or radio. Skill Level: 1 212316 STAGE MANAGER Plans, organises, supervises and coordinates the activities of workers responsible for placing sets and properties, and operating lighting and sound equipment as part of film, television or stage productions. Skill Level: 1 212317 TECHNICAL DIRECTOR Alternative Title: Technical Producer Controls the quality of pictures and sound for television or radio programs by directing technical teams and planning and organising technical facilities. Skill Level: 1 212318 VIDEO PRODUCER Creates films, television programs, video productions or commercials by filming, adding sound and editing in digital or analogue format. This occupation requires high levels of creative talent or personal commitment and interest as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications and experience. Skill Level: 1 212399 FILM, TELEVISION, RADIO AND STAGE DIRECTORS NEC This occupation group covers Film, Television, Radio and Stage Directors not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Casting Director Lighting Director Location Manager (Film or Television)
Finance Broker
222112
FINANCIAL BROKERS operate as independent agents to facilitate the trading of commodities and arrange insurance and loans of money on behalf of clients. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: monitoring commodity prices, trends and other factors affecting the supply and demand for commodities negotiating the purchase and sale of commodities such as grains, wool, minerals and metals determining the specific financial and insurance requirements of clients, and researching and reviewing available finance and insurance products for suitability to meet clients' requirements analysing clients' financial status, discussing financial options and developing financial strategies recommending loan combinations that meet clients' needs interviewing prospective clients to explain insurance policy conditions, risks covered, premium rates and benefits, and to make recommendations on the amount and type of cover arranging insurance, home loan mortgages and other types of finance for clients through banks, lenders, financiers and insurance companies preparing documents which set out the conditions of finance, repayments and loan periods identifying and advising on significant risk changes to clients' insurance broking complex and commercial leases, equipment finance, commercial finance, project finance and finance for property developers Occupations: 222111 Commodities Trader 222112 Finance Broker 222113 Insurance Broker 222199 Financial Brokers nec 222111 COMMODITIES TRADER Alternative Title: Commodities Broker Operates as an independent agent to bring together buyers and sellers of commodities, negotiates private sales and arranges sales through established market places. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Energy Trader Grain Buyer Livestock Trader Media Buyer Wool Broker 222112 FINANCE BROKER Operates as an independent agent in the course of financial negotiations and arranges loans of money on behalf of clients. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Lease Broker Mortgage Broker 222113 INSURANCE BROKER Operates as an independent agent to sell life, fire, accident, industrial or other forms of insurance for a range of insurance companies. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 222199 FINANCIAL BROKERS NEC This occupation group covers Financial Brokers not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 Occupations in this group include: Investment Broker
Finance Manager
132211
FINANCE MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the financial and accounting activities within organisations. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: determining, implementing, monitoring, reviewing and evaluating budgetary and accounting strategies, policies and plans in consultation with other Managers providing financial information and interpreting the implications for business performance and funding needs coordinating the development, implementation and monitoring of accounting systems directing the preparation of financial reports that summarise and forecast the organisation's financial position such as income statements, balance sheets and analyses of future earnings and income assessing capital finance proposals and the financial status of operational projects advising on investment strategies, sources of funds and the distribution of earnings delivering long range profit forecasts, budgeting and financial reporting ensuring compliance with financial legislation and standards Occupation: 132211 Finance Manager 132211 FINANCE MANAGER Alternative Titles: Chief Financial Officer Finance Director Financial Controller Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the financial and accounting activities within an organisation. Skill Level: 1
Financial Brokers nec
222199
FINANCIAL BROKERS operate as independent agents to facilitate the trading of commodities and arrange insurance and loans of money on behalf of clients. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: monitoring commodity prices, trends and other factors affecting the supply and demand for commodities negotiating the purchase and sale of commodities such as grains, wool, minerals and metals determining the specific financial and insurance requirements of clients, and researching and reviewing available finance and insurance products for suitability to meet clients' requirements analysing clients' financial status, discussing financial options and developing financial strategies recommending loan combinations that meet clients' needs interviewing prospective clients to explain insurance policy conditions, risks covered, premium rates and benefits, and to make recommendations on the amount and type of cover arranging insurance, home loan mortgages and other types of finance for clients through banks, lenders, financiers and insurance companies preparing documents which set out the conditions of finance, repayments and loan periods identifying and advising on significant risk changes to clients' insurance broking complex and commercial leases, equipment finance, commercial finance, project finance and finance for property developers Occupations: 222111 Commodities Trader 222112 Finance Broker 222113 Insurance Broker 222199 Financial Brokers nec 222111 COMMODITIES TRADER Alternative Title: Commodities Broker Operates as an independent agent to bring together buyers and sellers of commodities, negotiates private sales and arranges sales through established market places. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Energy Trader Grain Buyer Livestock Trader Media Buyer Wool Broker 222112 FINANCE BROKER Operates as an independent agent in the course of financial negotiations and arranges loans of money on behalf of clients. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Lease Broker Mortgage Broker 222113 INSURANCE BROKER Operates as an independent agent to sell life, fire, accident, industrial or other forms of insurance for a range of insurance companies. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 222199 FINANCIAL BROKERS NEC This occupation group covers Financial Brokers not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 Occupations in this group include: Investment Broker
Financial Dealers nec
222299
FINANCIAL DEALERS conduct financial market transactions on behalf of clients. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: obtaining information on securities, market conditions, government regulations and financial circumstances of clients interpreting data from securities reports, financial periodicals and stock-quotation viewer screens analysing financial markets and financial market products providing information and offering advice on financial market matters, market conditions and the history and prospects of corporations executing buy and sell orders in the market place on behalf of clients relaying trade information to clients such as the number of contracts bought and sold and the price monitoring futures prices and market changes, and bidding for commodity futures contracts recording and transmitting buy and sell orders calculating and recording costs of transactions Occupations: 222211 Financial Market Dealer 222212 Futures Trader 222213 Stockbroking Dealer 222299 Financial Dealers nec 222211 FINANCIAL MARKET DEALER Alternative Title: Money Market Dealer Buys and sells securities within financial markets, and trades and distributes financial securities on behalf of financial institutions. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Derivatives Dealer Fixed Interest Dealer Foreign Exchange Dealer Securities Dealer 222212 FUTURES TRADER Buys and sells commodity futures on behalf of clients. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 222213 STOCKBROKING DEALER Alternative Titles: Sharebroker Stockbroker Buys and sells stocks and bonds on behalf of clients. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Trading Floor Operator (Stock Exchange) 222299 FINANCIAL DEALERS NEC This occupation group covers Financial Dealers not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Equities Analyst Investment Dealer
Financial Institution Branch Manager
149914
This unit group covers Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers not elsewhere classified. It includes Boarding Kennel or Cattery Operators, Cinema or Theatre Managers, Facilities Managers, Financial Institution Branch Managers and Equipment Hire Managers. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Occupations: 149911 Boarding Kennel or Cattery Operator 149912 Cinema or Theatre Manager 149913 Facilities Manager 149914 Financial Institution Branch Manager 149915 Equipment Hire Manager 149999 Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers nec 149911 BOARDING KENNEL OR CATTERY OPERATOR Organises and controls the operations of an establishment which offers temporary boarding for dogs and cats. Skill Level: 2 149912 CINEMA OR THEATRE MANAGER Organises and controls the operations of a cinema or theatre. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 149913 FACILITIES MANAGER Alternative Title: Building Manager Organises, controls and coordinates the strategic and operational management of facilities in a public or private organisation. Skill Level: 2 Specialisation: Shopping Centre Manager 149914 FINANCIAL INSTITUTION BRANCH MANAGER Organises and controls the general operational activities of a branch of a bank, building society, credit union or similar financial institution. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Bank Manager Building Society Manager Credit Union Manager 149915 EQUIPMENT HIRE MANAGER Organises and controls the operations of an establishment engaged in the hiring out of equipment to companies involved in areas such as building and engineering construction, government, mining and resources, manufacturing, maintenance, special events, and to individuals for personal use. Skill Level: 2 149999 HOSPITALITY, RETAIL AND SERVICE MANAGERS NEC This occupation group covers Hospitality, Retail and Service Managers not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 Occupations in this group include: Abattoir Manager Brothel Keeper Laundrette Owner Marina Manager Nursing Agency Manager Taxi Proprietor Weight Loss Centre Manager
Financial Investment Adviser
222311
FINANCIAL INVESTMENT ADVISERS AND MANAGERS develop financial plans for individuals and organisations, and invest and manage funds on their behalf. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: interviewing prospective clients to determine financial status and objectives, discussing financial options and developing financial plans and investment strategies monitoring investment performance, and reviewing and revising investment plans based on modified needs and changes in markets recommending and arranging insurance cover for clients arranging to buy and sell stocks and bonds for clients advising on investment strategies, sources of funds and the distribution of earnings setting financial objectives, and developing and implementing strategies for achieving the financial objectives managing funds raised from personal superannuation savings policies and unit trusts assisting in meeting superannuation compliance requirements directing the collection of financial, accounting and investment information and the preparation of budgets, reports, forecasts and statutory returns may refer clients to other organisations to obtain services outlined in financial plans Occupations: 222311 Financial Investment Adviser 222312 Financial Investment Manager 222311 FINANCIAL INVESTMENT ADVISER Alternative Title: Financial Planning Adviser Develops and implements financial plans for individuals or organisations, and advises on investment strategies and their taxation implications, securities, insurance, pension plans and real estate. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 222312 FINANCIAL INVESTMENT MANAGER Alternative Title: Portfolio Manager Invests and manages sums of money and assets on behalf of others over an agreed period of time, in order to generate income and profit. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Superannuation Funds Manager Unit Trust Manager
Financial Investment Manager
222312
FINANCIAL INVESTMENT ADVISERS AND MANAGERS develop financial plans for individuals and organisations, and invest and manage funds on their behalf. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: interviewing prospective clients to determine financial status and objectives, discussing financial options and developing financial plans and investment strategies monitoring investment performance, and reviewing and revising investment plans based on modified needs and changes in markets recommending and arranging insurance cover for clients arranging to buy and sell stocks and bonds for clients advising on investment strategies, sources of funds and the distribution of earnings setting financial objectives, and developing and implementing strategies for achieving the financial objectives managing funds raised from personal superannuation savings policies and unit trusts assisting in meeting superannuation compliance requirements directing the collection of financial, accounting and investment information and the preparation of budgets, reports, forecasts and statutory returns may refer clients to other organisations to obtain services outlined in financial plans Occupations: 222311 Financial Investment Adviser 222312 Financial Investment Manager 222311 FINANCIAL INVESTMENT ADVISER Alternative Title: Financial Planning Adviser Develops and implements financial plans for individuals or organisations, and advises on investment strategies and their taxation implications, securities, insurance, pension plans and real estate. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 222312 FINANCIAL INVESTMENT MANAGER Alternative Title: Portfolio Manager Invests and manages sums of money and assets on behalf of others over an agreed period of time, in order to generate income and profit. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Superannuation Funds Manager Unit Trust Manager
Financial Market Dealer
222211
FINANCIAL DEALERS conduct financial market transactions on behalf of clients. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: obtaining information on securities, market conditions, government regulations and financial circumstances of clients interpreting data from securities reports, financial periodicals and stock-quotation viewer screens analysing financial markets and financial market products providing information and offering advice on financial market matters, market conditions and the history and prospects of corporations executing buy and sell orders in the market place on behalf of clients relaying trade information to clients such as the number of contracts bought and sold and the price monitoring futures prices and market changes, and bidding for commodity futures contracts recording and transmitting buy and sell orders calculating and recording costs of transactions Occupations: 222211 Financial Market Dealer 222212 Futures Trader 222213 Stockbroking Dealer 222299 Financial Dealers nec 222211 FINANCIAL MARKET DEALER Alternative Title: Money Market Dealer Buys and sells securities within financial markets, and trades and distributes financial securities on behalf of financial institutions. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Derivatives Dealer Fixed Interest Dealer Foreign Exchange Dealer Securities Dealer 222212 FUTURES TRADER Buys and sells commodity futures on behalf of clients. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 222213 STOCKBROKING DEALER Alternative Titles: Sharebroker Stockbroker Buys and sells stocks and bonds on behalf of clients. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Trading Floor Operator (Stock Exchange) 222299 FINANCIAL DEALERS NEC This occupation group covers Financial Dealers not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Equities Analyst Investment Dealer
First Aid Trainer
451815
This unit group covers Personal Service Workers not elsewhere classified. It includes Civil Celebrants, Hair or Beauty Salon Assistants, Sex Workers or Escorts, Body Artists, First Aid Trainers and Religious Assistants. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4) At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. The occupation First Aid Trainer has a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. The occupations Hair or Beauty Salon Assistant and Sex Worker or Escort have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate I, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 1 qualification, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5) For some occupations a short period of on-the-job training may be required in addition to or instead of the formal qualification. In some instances no formal qualification or on-the-job training may be required. Occupations: 451811 Civil Celebrant 451812 Hair or Beauty Salon Assistant 451813 Sex Worker or Escort 451814 Body Artist 451815 First Aid Trainer 451816 Religious Assistant 451899 Personal Service Workers nec 451811 CIVIL CELEBRANT Conducts civil marriage ceremonies, funerals, commitment ceremonies, namings and other ceremonies, and maintains appropriate records. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 4 451812 HAIR OR BEAUTY SALON ASSISTANT Assists Hairdressers or Beauty Therapists by performing routine tasks in a hairdressing or beauty salon. Skill Level: 5 451813 SEX WORKER OR ESCORT Alternative Title: Prostitute Provides clients with sexual services or social companionship. Skill Level: 5 Specialisations: Dominatrix Telephone Sex Worker 451814 BODY ARTIST Decorates, adorns or modifies the human body either permanently or temporarily by using a range of techniques such as tattooing by inserting ink under layers of skin, painting or dyeing the skin; piercing by implanting jewellery and other bio-compatible material in or under the skin; and modification by cutting, branding, manipulating, stretching and scarring to change the shape of or create patterns in the skin, using scalpel, heat and restraining techniques. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 4 Specialisations: Body Piercer Tattooist 451815 FIRST AID TRAINER Alternative Title: First Aid Instructor Conducts first aid training courses in a variety of settings to a range of clients including corporate clients, school students, community groups and other members of the public. Skill Level: 3 451816 RELIGIOUS ASSISTANT Supports Ministers of Religion or a religious community in performing a variety of religious functions associated with the practise of a religion, including worship, spiritual guidance, pastoral care and teaching. Skill Level: 4 Specialisation: Pastoral Worker 451899 PERSONAL SERVICE WORKERS NEC This occupation group covers Personal Service Workers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 4 Occupations in this group include: Astrologer Blood Bank Aide Bus Escort Butler Dog Walker First Aid Attendant Gymnasium Attendant Horse Racing Analyst Red Cross Aide School Bus Warden
Fitness Centre Manager
149112
AMUSEMENT, FITNESS AND SPORTS CENTRE MANAGERS organise, control and promote the activities, facilities and resources of amusement, fitness and sports centres. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: planning and organising the range and mix of entertainment, attractions, amusement machines and fitness programs to be offered by the centre organising publicity to promote facilities and attract clients scheduling games and competitions selecting, training and supervising staff ensuring facilities are properly maintained and conform to safety standards may undertake coaching, fitness instruction and training of clients may plan and organise catering facilities Occupations: 149111 Amusement Centre Manager 149112 Fitness Centre Manager 149113 Sports Centre Manager 149111 AMUSEMENT CENTRE MANAGER Alternative Title: Entertainment Centre Manager Organises, controls and promotes the activities, facilities and resources of an amusement centre, showground or theme park. Skill Level: 2 Specialisations: Bridge Club Manager Fairground Operator Video Arcade Manager 149112 FITNESS CENTRE MANAGER Organises, controls and promotes the activities, facilities and resources of a fitness centre. May coach, instruct and train clients. Skill Level: 2 149113 SPORTS CENTRE MANAGER Organises, controls and promotes the activities, facilities and resources of a sports centre. Skill Level: 2
Fitter (General)
323211
METAL FITTERS AND MACHINISTS fit and assemble fabricated metal parts into products, set up machining tools, production machines and textile machines, and operate machining tools and machines to shape metal stock and castings. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: studying drawings and specifications to determine suitable material, method and sequence of operations, and machine settings fitting fabricated metal parts into products and assembling metal parts and subassemblies to produce machines and equipment checking fabricated and assembled metal parts for accuracy, clearance and fit using precision measuring instruments setting guides, stops and other controls on machining tools, setting up prescribed cutting and shaping tools and dies in machines and presses, and setting controls for textile machines forming metal stock and castings to fine tolerances using machining tools to press, cut, grind, plane, bore and drill metal cutting, threading, bending and installing hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines preparing pattern mechanisms to control the operation of textile machines used to spin, weave, knit, sew and tuft fabric diagnosing faults and performing operational maintenance of machines, and overhauling and repairing mechanical parts and fluid power equipment may erect machines and equipment on-site Occupations: 323211 Fitter (General) 323212 Fitter and Turner 323213 Fitter-Welder 323214 Metal Machinist (First Class) 323215 Textile, Clothing and Footwear Mechanic 323299 Metal Fitters and Machinists nec 323211 FITTER (GENERAL) Fits and assembles metal parts and subassemblies to fabricate production machines and other equipment. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Computer Numeric Control Setter Diesel Fitter-Mechanic Fitter-Machinist Fitter-Mechanic Maintenance Fitter Mechanic (Diesel and Heavy Earthmoving Equipment) Plant Mechanic 323212 FITTER AND TURNER Fits, assembles, grinds and shapes metal parts and subassemblies to fabricate production machines and other equipment. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Fitter Armament (Army) 323213 FITTER-WELDER Fits, assembles and welds metal parts and subassemblies to fabricate production machines and other equipment. Skill Level: 3 323214 METAL MACHINIST (FIRST CLASS) Sets up and operates machine tools to shape and form metal stock and castings to fine tolerances, using detailed drawings and specifications. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Aircraft Machinist Automotive Machinist Metal Machine Setter Metal Turner Milling Machinist Vertical Borer 323215 TEXTILE, CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR MECHANIC Sets up, adjusts and maintains industrial or domestic sewing machines, or machines used in the production of yarn, textiles or footwear. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Loom Tuner Sewing Machine Mechanic Textile Machine Mechanic 323299 METAL FITTERS AND MACHINISTS NEC This occupation group covers Metal Fitters and Machinists not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 3 Occupations in this group include: Printing Engineer
Fitter and Turner
323212
METAL FITTERS AND MACHINISTS fit and assemble fabricated metal parts into products, set up machining tools, production machines and textile machines, and operate machining tools and machines to shape metal stock and castings. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: studying drawings and specifications to determine suitable material, method and sequence of operations, and machine settings fitting fabricated metal parts into products and assembling metal parts and subassemblies to produce machines and equipment checking fabricated and assembled metal parts for accuracy, clearance and fit using precision measuring instruments setting guides, stops and other controls on machining tools, setting up prescribed cutting and shaping tools and dies in machines and presses, and setting controls for textile machines forming metal stock and castings to fine tolerances using machining tools to press, cut, grind, plane, bore and drill metal cutting, threading, bending and installing hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines preparing pattern mechanisms to control the operation of textile machines used to spin, weave, knit, sew and tuft fabric diagnosing faults and performing operational maintenance of machines, and overhauling and repairing mechanical parts and fluid power equipment may erect machines and equipment on-site Occupations: 323211 Fitter (General) 323212 Fitter and Turner 323213 Fitter-Welder 323214 Metal Machinist (First Class) 323215 Textile, Clothing and Footwear Mechanic 323299 Metal Fitters and Machinists nec 323211 FITTER (GENERAL) Fits and assembles metal parts and subassemblies to fabricate production machines and other equipment. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Computer Numeric Control Setter Diesel Fitter-Mechanic Fitter-Machinist Fitter-Mechanic Maintenance Fitter Mechanic (Diesel and Heavy Earthmoving Equipment) Plant Mechanic 323212 FITTER AND TURNER Fits, assembles, grinds and shapes metal parts and subassemblies to fabricate production machines and other equipment. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Fitter Armament (Army) 323213 FITTER-WELDER Fits, assembles and welds metal parts and subassemblies to fabricate production machines and other equipment. Skill Level: 3 323214 METAL MACHINIST (FIRST CLASS) Sets up and operates machine tools to shape and form metal stock and castings to fine tolerances, using detailed drawings and specifications. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Aircraft Machinist Automotive Machinist Metal Machine Setter Metal Turner Milling Machinist Vertical Borer 323215 TEXTILE, CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR MECHANIC Sets up, adjusts and maintains industrial or domestic sewing machines, or machines used in the production of yarn, textiles or footwear. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Loom Tuner Sewing Machine Mechanic Textile Machine Mechanic 323299 METAL FITTERS AND MACHINISTS NEC This occupation group covers Metal Fitters and Machinists not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 3 Occupations in this group include: Printing Engineer
Fitter-Welder
323213
METAL FITTERS AND MACHINISTS fit and assemble fabricated metal parts into products, set up machining tools, production machines and textile machines, and operate machining tools and machines to shape metal stock and castings. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: studying drawings and specifications to determine suitable material, method and sequence of operations, and machine settings fitting fabricated metal parts into products and assembling metal parts and subassemblies to produce machines and equipment checking fabricated and assembled metal parts for accuracy, clearance and fit using precision measuring instruments setting guides, stops and other controls on machining tools, setting up prescribed cutting and shaping tools and dies in machines and presses, and setting controls for textile machines forming metal stock and castings to fine tolerances using machining tools to press, cut, grind, plane, bore and drill metal cutting, threading, bending and installing hydraulic and pneumatic pipes and lines preparing pattern mechanisms to control the operation of textile machines used to spin, weave, knit, sew and tuft fabric diagnosing faults and performing operational maintenance of machines, and overhauling and repairing mechanical parts and fluid power equipment may erect machines and equipment on-site Occupations: 323211 Fitter (General) 323212 Fitter and Turner 323213 Fitter-Welder 323214 Metal Machinist (First Class) 323215 Textile, Clothing and Footwear Mechanic 323299 Metal Fitters and Machinists nec 323211 FITTER (GENERAL) Fits and assembles metal parts and subassemblies to fabricate production machines and other equipment. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Computer Numeric Control Setter Diesel Fitter-Mechanic Fitter-Machinist Fitter-Mechanic Maintenance Fitter Mechanic (Diesel and Heavy Earthmoving Equipment) Plant Mechanic 323212 FITTER AND TURNER Fits, assembles, grinds and shapes metal parts and subassemblies to fabricate production machines and other equipment. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Fitter Armament (Army) 323213 FITTER-WELDER Fits, assembles and welds metal parts and subassemblies to fabricate production machines and other equipment. Skill Level: 3 323214 METAL MACHINIST (FIRST CLASS) Sets up and operates machine tools to shape and form metal stock and castings to fine tolerances, using detailed drawings and specifications. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Aircraft Machinist Automotive Machinist Metal Machine Setter Metal Turner Milling Machinist Vertical Borer 323215 TEXTILE, CLOTHING AND FOOTWEAR MECHANIC Sets up, adjusts and maintains industrial or domestic sewing machines, or machines used in the production of yarn, textiles or footwear. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Loom Tuner Sewing Machine Mechanic Textile Machine Mechanic 323299 METAL FITTERS AND MACHINISTS NEC This occupation group covers Metal Fitters and Machinists not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 3 Occupations in this group include: Printing Engineer
Flight Attendant
451711
TRAVEL ATTENDANTS provide services for the safety and comfort of passengers in aircraft, ships and railway sleeping cars. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: managing safety and emergency procedures and making public announcements coordinating the sale of goods to passengers and completion of any customs and immigration documentation which may be required conducting safety checks and demonstrations of safety equipment and procedures assisting passengers in emergency drills, carrying out emergency procedures, assisting and directing passengers in emergencies checking passengers' tickets and directing them to seats and cabins tidying aircraft, ship and railway cabins, and receiving and stowing food, equipment and cabin baggage operating galleys, preparing and heating food for passengers, and serving refreshments and meals distributing reading material, pillows, blankets and other amenities for the comfort of passengers Occupations: 451711 Flight Attendant 451799 Travel Attendants nec 451711 FLIGHT ATTENDANT Provides services for the safety and comfort of aircraft passengers. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Cabin Supervisor (Aircraft) Crew Attendant (Air Force) 451799 TRAVEL ATTENDANTS NEC This occupation group covers Travel Attendants not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 3 Occupations in this group include: Cabin Steward Marine Steward Railway Sleeping Car Conductor Railway Steward
Floor Finisher
332111
FLOOR FINISHERS measure, cut, install and repair soft and resilient floor coverings. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: measuring areas to be covered and consulting plans to estimate quantities of floor covering materials required preparing surfaces for covering and removing baseboard trims measuring, cutting and fixing underlay materials laying coverings, such as carpets, linoleum, parquetry blocks, cork tiles and other resilient flooring materials, over floors, matching patterns, cutting shapes around fixtures and trimming edges securing floor coverings and fitting edge trims in doorways sanding, staining and applying finishing coatings to timber floors may install wall, ceiling, counter and bench coverings Occupation: 332111 Floor Finisher 332111 FLOOR FINISHER Measures, cuts, installs and repairs soft and resilient floor coverings. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Carpet Layer Parquetry Layer
Florist
362111
FLORISTS prepare and sell floral arrangements. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: planning and designing floral arrangements arranging supply and storage of flowers, greenery, decorations and other items treating flowers to extend their life selecting, trimming and arranging flowers and other materials packing, wrapping, and attaching message cards to, and organising delivery of, completed arrangements serving customers and accepting payments advising customers on the selection of flowers and floral arrangements may decorate hotels, churches, halls and other facilities for special events Occupation: 362111 Florist 362111 FLORIST Prepares and sells floral arrangements. Skill Level: 3
Flower Grower
121212
CROP FARMERS plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to grow crops. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: planning and coordinating the production and marketing of crops, such as grain, cotton, sugar cane, fruit and nuts, vegetables, turf and flowers, from soil preparation to harvest taking into account environmental and market factors selecting and planting seeds, seedlings and bulbs, and grafting new varieties to root stocks maintaining crop production by cultivating, de-budding and pruning, and maintaining optimal growing conditions organising and conducting farming operations, such as collecting, storing, grading and packaging produce, and organising the sale, purchase and despatch of produce directing and overseeing general farming activities such as fertilising and pest and weed control maintaining farm buildings, fences, equipment and water supply systems maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity, and planning crop preparation and production to meet contract requirements and market demand managing business capital including budgeting, taxation, debt and loan management may select, train and supervise staff and contractors Occupations: 121211 Cotton Grower 121212 Flower Grower 121213 Fruit or Nut Grower 121214 Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower (Aus) / Field Crop Grower (NZ) 121215 Grape Grower 121216 Mixed Crop Farmer 121217 Sugar Cane Grower 121218 Turf Grower 121221 Vegetable Grower (Aus) / Market Gardener (NZ) 121299 Crop Farmers nec 121211 COTTON GROWER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow cotton. Skill Level: 1 121212 FLOWER GROWER Alternative Title: Floriculturist Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs planting, cultivating and harvesting activities to grow flowering and foliage plants. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Flowers) (Aus) 121213 FRUIT OR NUT GROWER Alternative Title: Fruit or Nut Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow fruit and nuts. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Fruit) (Aus) Olive Grower Orchardist 121214 GRAIN, OILSEED OR PASTURE GROWER (AUS) / FIELD CROP GROWER (NZ) Alternative Title: Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Farm Manager (Aus) Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow grain, oilseed, protein and pasture crops. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Lucerne Farmer Soybean Grower (Aus) Wheat Farmer 121215 GRAPE GROWER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow table or wine grapes. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Viticulturist 121216 MIXED CROP FARMER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow a variety of crops. Skill Level: 1 121217 SUGAR CANE GROWER Alternative Title: Sugar Cane Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow sugar cane. Skill Level: 1 121218 TURF GROWER Alternative Title: Turf Farmer Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow turf. Skill Level: 1 121221 VEGETABLE GROWER (AUS) / MARKET GARDENER (NZ) Alternative Title: Vegetable Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming, greenhouse and market garden operations to grow vegetables. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Vegetables) (Aus) 121299 CROP FARMERS NEC This occupation group covers Crop Farmers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Coffee Grower (Aus) Duboisia Farmer (Aus) Ginger Farmer Hop Farmer Tea Tree Farmer Tobacco Grower Tree Farmer
Flying Instructor
231113
AIR TRANSPORT PROFESSIONALS fly and navigate aircraft, control and direct air traffic to ensure the safe and efficient operation of aircraft in flight and on the ground, and instruct students in flying aircraft. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Aeroplane and Helicopter Pilots require a prescribed minimum amount of flying experience in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: preparing and submitting flight plans giving consideration to factors such as weather conditions and aircraft performance flying aircraft in accordance with established air traffic control and aircraft operating procedures providing flight information for flight crews and air traffic services staff controlling aircraft movements, and directing aircraft taxiing, take-offs and landings by radio providing pre-flight briefings and aeronautical information services completing cockpit preparations and external inspections to determine that aircraft are acceptable for flight monitoring aircraft performance and reporting on mechanical condition giving in-flight instruction, supervising solo flights, accompanying students on training flights and demonstrating techniques for controlling aircraft Occupations: 231111 Aeroplane Pilot 231112 Air Traffic Controller 231113 Flying Instructor 231114 Helicopter Pilot 231199 Air Transport Professionals nec 231111 AEROPLANE PILOT Flies aeroplanes to transport passengers, mail and freight, or provide agricultural, aerial surveillance or other aviation services. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 231112 AIR TRAFFIC CONTROLLER Ensures the safe and efficient movement of aircraft in controlled airspace and aerodromes by directing aircraft movements. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 231113 FLYING INSTRUCTOR Teaches the theory and practical skills of flying aircraft. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Gliding Pilot Instructor Helicopter Pilot Instructor 231114 HELICOPTER PILOT Flies helicopters to transport passengers, mail or freight, or provide agricultural, aviation or aerial surveillance services. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 231199 AIR TRANSPORT PROFESSIONALS NEC This occupation group covers Air Transport Professionals not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Aircraft Navigator Air Observer (Rescue) Airworthiness Surveyor Balloonist Flight Engineer Inspector Navigator (Air Force)
Food Technologist
234212
CHEMISTS, AND FOOD AND WINE SCIENTISTS study the chemical and physical properties of substances, develop and monitor chemical processes and production, develop new and improve existing food products, and plan and coordinate the production of wine and spirits. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. In the case of Wine Makers, at least five years of experience may substitute for the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: conducting experiments and tests to identify the chemical composition and reactive properties of natural substances and processed materials analysing and conducting research to develop theories, techniques and processes, and testing the reliability of outcomes under different conditions developing practical applications of experimental and research findings testing food products for flavour, colour, taste, texture and nutritional content advising on preserving, processing, packaging, storing and delivering foods developing quality control procedures and safety standards for the manufacture of food products examining grape samples to assess ripeness, sugar and acid content, and determining suitability for processing coordinating winemaking processes, directing workers in testing and crushing grapes, fermenting juices, and fortifying, clarifying, maturing and finishing wines blending wines according to formulae and knowledge of winemaking techniques Occupations: 234211 Chemist 234212 Food Technologist 234213 Wine Maker 234211 CHEMIST Studies the chemical and physical properties of substances, and develops and monitors chemical processes and production. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Analytical Chemist Industrial Chemist 234212 FOOD TECHNOLOGIST Alternative Title: Food Scientist Develops new and improves existing food products, and sets standards for producing, packaging and marketing food. Skill Level: 1 234213 WINE MAKER Alternative Title: Oenologist Plans, supervises and coordinates the production of wine or spirits from selected varieties of grapes. Skill Level: 1
Footballer
452411
SPORTSPERSONS participate in sporting events for monetary gain either as individuals or as members of a team. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Some occupations may require high levels of physical fitness, sporting ability and personal commitment as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: maintaining a high degree of expertise in a particular sport attending regular practice sessions and undertaking private training to maintain the required standard of fitness deciding on strategies in consultation with coaches assessing other competitors and conditions at venues competing in sporting events adhering to the rules and regulations associated with a specific sport promoting water safety awareness and undertaking rescue of persons in difficulty in the water undertaking sports promotional activities and television appearances Occupations: 452411 Footballer 452412 Golfer 452413 Jockey 452414 Lifeguard 452499 Sportspersons nec 452411 FOOTBALLER Plays football professionally in competitions. This occupation requires high levels of physical fitness, sporting ability and personal commitment as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Australian Rules Footballer Rugby League Footballer Rugby Union Footballer Soccer Player 452412 GOLFER Plays golf professionally in tournaments or as a resident professional, and organises golf-related activities. This occupation requires high levels of physical fitness, sporting ability and personal commitment as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 452413 JOCKEY Rides horses in competitive races, race trials, and in exercise. This occupation requires high levels of physical fitness, sporting ability and personal commitment as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Apprentice Jockey Steeplechase Jockey 452414 LIFEGUARD Looks after the safety of people at beaches or swimming pools through accident prevention and rescue, and educating the public on water safety. This occupation requires high levels of physical fitness, sporting ability and personal commitment as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 452499 SPORTSPERSONS NEC This occupation groups covers Sportspersons not elsewhere classified. This occupation group requires high levels of physical fitness, sporting ability and personal commitment as well as, or in place of, formal qualifications or experience. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Occupations in this group include: Athlete Cricketer Cyclist Racing Driver Surfer Tennis Player
Forester
234113
AGRICULTURAL AND FORESTRY SCIENTISTS advise farmers, rural industries and government on aspects of farming, develop techniques for increasing productivity, and study and develop plans and policies for the management of forest areas. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: collecting and analysing data and samples of produce, feed, soil and other factors affecting production advising Farmers and Farm Managers on techniques for improving the production of crops and livestock, and alternative agricultural options advising farmers on issues such as livestock and crop disease, control of pests and weeds, soil improvement, animal husbandry and feeding programs studying the environmental factors affecting commercial crop production, pasture growth, animal breeding, and the growth and health of forest trees studying the effects of cultivation techniques, soils, insects and plant diseases on animal, crop and forest production developing procedures and techniques for solving agricultural problems and improving the efficiency of production managing forest resources to maximise their long-term commercial, recreational and environmental benefits for the community studying the propagation and culture of forest trees, methods for improving the growth of stock, and the effects of thinning on forest yields preparing plans for reafforestation and devising efficient harvesting systems investigating, planning and implementing management procedures to cope with the effects of fires, floods, droughts, soil erosion, insect pests and diseases Occupations: 234111 Agricultural Consultant 234112 Agricultural Scientist 234113 Forester (Aus) / Forest Scientist (NZ) 234111 AGRICULTURAL CONSULTANT Alternative Title: Agricultural Adviser Advises farmers, agricultural businesses, rural industries and government on the production, processing and distribution of farm products. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Agricultural Extension Officer Landcare Officer 234112 AGRICULTURAL SCIENTIST Studies commercial plants, animals and cultivation techniques to enhance the productivity of farms and agricultural industries. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Agronomist 234113 FORESTER (AUS) / FOREST SCIENTIST (NZ) Studies, develops and manages forest areas to maintain commercial and recreational uses, conserve flora and fauna, and protect against fire, pests and diseases. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Forestry Adviser Forestry Consultant
Fruit or Nut Grower
121213
CROP FARMERS plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to grow crops. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: planning and coordinating the production and marketing of crops, such as grain, cotton, sugar cane, fruit and nuts, vegetables, turf and flowers, from soil preparation to harvest taking into account environmental and market factors selecting and planting seeds, seedlings and bulbs, and grafting new varieties to root stocks maintaining crop production by cultivating, de-budding and pruning, and maintaining optimal growing conditions organising and conducting farming operations, such as collecting, storing, grading and packaging produce, and organising the sale, purchase and despatch of produce directing and overseeing general farming activities such as fertilising and pest and weed control maintaining farm buildings, fences, equipment and water supply systems maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity, and planning crop preparation and production to meet contract requirements and market demand managing business capital including budgeting, taxation, debt and loan management may select, train and supervise staff and contractors Occupations: 121211 Cotton Grower 121212 Flower Grower 121213 Fruit or Nut Grower 121214 Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower (Aus) / Field Crop Grower (NZ) 121215 Grape Grower 121216 Mixed Crop Farmer 121217 Sugar Cane Grower 121218 Turf Grower 121221 Vegetable Grower (Aus) / Market Gardener (NZ) 121299 Crop Farmers nec 121211 COTTON GROWER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow cotton. Skill Level: 1 121212 FLOWER GROWER Alternative Title: Floriculturist Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs planting, cultivating and harvesting activities to grow flowering and foliage plants. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Flowers) (Aus) 121213 FRUIT OR NUT GROWER Alternative Title: Fruit or Nut Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow fruit and nuts. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Fruit) (Aus) Olive Grower Orchardist 121214 GRAIN, OILSEED OR PASTURE GROWER (AUS) / FIELD CROP GROWER (NZ) Alternative Title: Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Farm Manager (Aus) Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow grain, oilseed, protein and pasture crops. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Lucerne Farmer Soybean Grower (Aus) Wheat Farmer 121215 GRAPE GROWER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow table or wine grapes. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Viticulturist 121216 MIXED CROP FARMER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow a variety of crops. Skill Level: 1 121217 SUGAR CANE GROWER Alternative Title: Sugar Cane Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow sugar cane. Skill Level: 1 121218 TURF GROWER Alternative Title: Turf Farmer Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow turf. Skill Level: 1 121221 VEGETABLE GROWER (AUS) / MARKET GARDENER (NZ) Alternative Title: Vegetable Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming, greenhouse and market garden operations to grow vegetables. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Vegetables) (Aus) 121299 CROP FARMERS NEC This occupation group covers Crop Farmers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Coffee Grower (Aus) Duboisia Farmer (Aus) Ginger Farmer Hop Farmer Tea Tree Farmer Tobacco Grower Tree Farmer
Funeral Workers nec
451399
FUNERAL WORKERS prepare bodies for viewing and burial, arrange and conduct funerals, and perform other specialist funereal services. Indicative Skill Level: The occupation Funeral Director has a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) In New Zealand: NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. The occupation Funeral Workers nec has a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: interviewing families and associates of the deceased to assist with funeral arrangements such as the selection of coffin, type of service and publication of death notices advising on funeral costs and welfare provisions collecting bodies from mortuaries ensuring death certificates have been issued, burial and cremation certificates processed and that other legal requirements are met preparing bodies for viewing and burial by washing, draining body fluids, applying padding and cosmetics, dressing bodies and placing them in coffins liaising with clergy and cemetery and crematorium staff coordinating the movement of coffins and funeral cars, arranging floral displays and collecting attendance and tribute cards arranging the placement of coffins at funeral sites, and placing and adjusting floral displays and lighting keeping records and accounts of transactions and services performed may arrange the construction of memorials and the disposal of ashes Occupations: 451311 Funeral Director 451399 Funeral Workers nec 451311 FUNERAL DIRECTOR Alternative Titles: Mortician Undertaker Plans and coordinates arrangements for funerals according to the wishes of the deceased or their relatives. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 2 451399 FUNERAL WORKERS NEC This occupation group covers Funeral Workers not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 3 Occupations in this group include: Chapel or Memorial Attendant Embalmer Funeral Director's Assistant
Furniture Finisher
394211
WOOD MACHINISTS AND OTHER WOOD TRADES WORKERS set up and operate woodworking machines and wood turning lathes to shape wood stock, finish and polish furniture, and make picture frames and frame paintings, photographs and other artwork. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: studying drawings, work orders and sample parts to determine specifications determining tooling and machine requirements and sequence of operations setting up woodworking machines and wood stock for correct cutting, planning, turning, shaping and sanding operating machines to cut, plane, turn, shape and sand work pieces removing old finishes by stripping with steel wool and glasspaper, and by applying solvents and paint strippers, and removing softened finishes by scraping applying varnish, shellac, lacquer, stains and paint to surfaces and polishing and waxing finished surfaces fitting and fastening frame pieces mounting backing materials and subjects for framing Occupations: 394211 Furniture Finisher 394212 Picture Framer 394213 Wood Machinist 394214 Wood Turner 394299 Wood Machinists and Other Wood Trades Workers nec 394211 FURNITURE FINISHER Applies finishes, such as stain, lacquer, paint, oil and varnish, to furniture, and polishes and waxes finished furniture surfaces. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: French Polisher 394212 PICTURE FRAMER Cuts out and assembles mouldings to make picture frames, and frames paintings, photographs, needlework and other artwork. Skill Level: 3 394213 WOOD MACHINIST Cuts, planes, turns, shapes and sands wood stock to specifications. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Automatic Profile Sander Operator Copy Lathe Operator Edge Bander Operator Jigmaker (Wood) Panel Saw Operator Woodworking Machine Setter 394214 WOOD TURNER Operates wood turning lathes to turn and shape wood stock. Skill Level: 3 394299 WOOD MACHINISTS AND OTHER WOOD TRADES WORKERS NEC This occupation group covers Wood Machinists and Wood Trades Workers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 3 Occupations in this group include: Cane Furniture Maker Cooper Wood Model Maker
Gallery or Museum Curator
224212
ARCHIVISTS, CURATORS AND RECORDS MANAGERS develop, maintain, implement and deliver systems for keeping, updating, accessing and preserving records, files, information, historical documents and artefacts. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: evaluating and preserving records for administrative, historical, legal, evidential and other purposes preparing record-keeping systems, indexes, guides and procedures for archival research and for the retention and destruction of records identifying and classifying specimens and objects, and arranging restoration work examining items and arranging examinations to determine condition and authenticity designing and revising medical record forms managing organisations' central records systems analysing the record-keeping needs of organisations, and translating these needs into record management systems maintaining computerised and other record management systems and record forms, and advising on their usage controlling access to confidential information, and recommending codes of practice and procedures for accessing records developing record cataloguing, coding and classification systems, and monitoring their use Occupations: 224211 Archivist 224212 Gallery or Museum Curator 224213 Health Information Manager 224214 Records Manager 224211 ARCHIVIST Analyses and documents records, and plans and organises systems and procedures for the safekeeping of records and historically valuable documents. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Film Archivist Legal Archivist Manuscripts Archivist Parliamentary Archivist 224212 GALLERY OR MUSEUM CURATOR Plans and organises a gallery or museum collection by drafting collection policies and arranging acquisitions of pieces. Skill Level: 1 224213 HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGER Alternative Title: Medical Records Administrator Plans, develops, implements and manages health information services, such as patient information systems, and clinical and administrative data, to meet the medical, legal, ethical and administrative requirements of health care delivery. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Casemix Coordinator Clinical Trial Data Manager Health Data Administrator 224214 RECORDS MANAGER Designs, implements and administers record systems and related information services, to support efficient access, movement, updating, storage, retention and disposal of files and other organisational records. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Freedom of Information Officer
Gardener (General)
362211
GARDENERS plant, cultivate, maintain, plan and construct parks, gardens and landscapes, and inspect, diagnose and treat trees and shrubs. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: preparing and maintaining seedbeds and growing sites propagating and planting trees, bushes, hedges, flowers and bulbs preparing lawn areas by spreading top soil and planting grass, and by laying instant turf maintaining planted and grassed areas by weeding, trimming, fertilising, watering and mowing pruning trees and hedges, and installing plant support and protection devices preparing plans and drawings, selecting materials and plants, and scheduling landscape construction setting out and installing hardscape and softscape structures constructing gravel and paved areas, walls, fences, pergolas, ponds, barbecues and garden furniture examining trees to assess their condition and determine treatment lopping limbs off trees and shaping branches using chain and handsaws spraying and dusting plants and trees to control insects and disease, and felling diseased trees Occupations: 362211 Gardener (General) 362212 Arborist 362213 Landscape Gardener 362211 GARDENER (GENERAL) Plants, cultivates and maintains parks and gardens. Skill Level: 3 362212 ARBORIST Alternative Title: Tree Surgeon Maintains and cares for trees and shrubs by lopping limbs and shaping branches, treating trees with fertilisers and insecticides, removing dead or decaying trees, and advising on general tree care. Skill Level: 3 362213 LANDSCAPE GARDENER Plans and constructs garden landscapes. Skill Level: 3
Gas or Petroleum Operator
399212
CHEMICAL, GAS, PETROLEUM AND POWER GENERATION PLANT OPERATORS control the operation of chemical production equipment, pump gas and oil from wellheads, refine and process petroleum products, and operate boilers, turbogenerators and associated plant to generate electrical power. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: controlling equipment performing continuous and batch processes to process chemicals and natural gas, manufacture refined petroleum products, and blend petroleum base stocks to produce commercial fuels, lubricating oils and asphalt controlling the preparation, measuring and feeding of raw material and processing agents such as catalysts and filtering media into plant patrolling and inspecting equipment to ensure proper operation and setting operating controls on equipment analysing samples and readings and recording test data controlling records of production, quantities transferred and details of blending and pumping operations checking equipment for malfunctions and arranging maintenance operating power generation plant controls to produce required load monitoring operation of power generation plant and interpreting instrument readings authorising procedures to isolate high-voltage and low-voltage electrical apparatus and plant writing reports and maintaining records on equipment performance, instrument readings and switching operations carrying out routine operating tests Occupations: 399211 Chemical Plant Operator 399212 Gas or Petroleum Operator 399213 Power Generation Plant Operator 399211 CHEMICAL PLANT OPERATOR Controls the operation of chemical production plant. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Chemicals Distiller Chemicals Fermentation Operator Industrial Gas Production Operator Paint Maker Pharmaceutical Plant Operator Pilot Plant Operator 399212 GAS OR PETROLEUM OPERATOR Alternative Titles: Oil and Gas Well Treatment Operator Oil, Gas and Pipe Tester Petroleum and Gas Refining and Pumping Operator Operates equipment to pump oil and gas from wellheads, and refine and process petroleum products. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Gas Compressor Turbine Operator Petroleum Blending Plant Operator Petroleum Terminal Plant Operator Refinery Pipeline Operator 399213 POWER GENERATION PLANT OPERATOR Operates boilers, turbogenerators and associated plant to generate electrical power. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Hydro-electric Station Operator Power Generation Turbine Room Operator
Gasfitter
334114
PLUMBERS install, maintain and repair pipes, drains, guttering and metal roofing, mechanical services and related equipment for water supply, gas, drainage, sewerage, heating, cooling and ventilation systems. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: studying blueprints, drawings and specifications to determine the layout of plumbing systems and materials required setting out and installing hot and cold water systems and associated equipment installing water-based fire protections systems, including fire hydrants, hose reels and sprinkler systems designing and installing sanitary plumbing and water supply systems, discharge pipes and sanitary fixtures fabricating and installing soil and waste stacks assembling and installing mechanical services plant, air handling and conditioning equipment and small bore heating systems installing sewerage and effluent pumping equipment and disposal systems installing below-ground drainage systems and associated ground support systems installing gas appliances, flues and pressure regulating devices fabricating and installing metal roofing, rainwater goods and flashings Occupations: 334111 Plumber (General) 334112 Airconditioning and Mechanical Services Plumber 334113 Drainer (Aus) / Drainlayer (NZ) 334114 Gasfitter 334115 Roof Plumber 334111 PLUMBER (GENERAL) Installs and repairs water, drainage, gas and sewerage pipes and systems. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Fire Services Plumber Sanitary Plumber Water Plumber 334112 AIRCONDITIONING AND MECHANICAL SERVICES PLUMBER Installs, maintains and repairs piping, ducting and equipment for heating, cooling and ventilation of buildings or vessels. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Ductfixing Plumber 334113 DRAINER (AUS) / DRAINLAYER (NZ) Installs, maintains and designs below-ground drainage systems and associated sewerage or effluent disposal systems. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Septic Tank Installer 334114 GASFITTER Installs, maintains and repairs gas mains, piping systems downstream of the billing meter, and appliances and ancillary equipment associated with the use of fuel gases, including liquefied petroleum gas systems. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Gas Main and Line Fitter Liquefied Petroleum Gasfitter 334115 ROOF PLUMBER Installs, maintains and repairs flashings, metallic roof and wall claddings and rainwater products such as gutters and downpipes. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 3 Specialisation: Industrial Roof Plumber
Gastroenterologist
253316
SPECIALIST PHYSICIANS diagnose and treat internal human disorders and diseases using specialist testing, diagnostic and medical techniques. Medical Registrars training as Specialist Physicians are included in this unit group. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification, two years hospital-based training, and at least five years specialist study and training (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: examining patients to determine the nature and extent of problems after referral from General Medical Practitioners and other medical specialists, and undertaking laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures analysing test results and other medical information to make diagnoses prescribing and administering drugs, and remedial and therapeutic treatment and procedures recording medical information and data reporting specified contagious and notifiable diseases to government health and immigration authorities may admit or refer patients to hospitals may consult other medical specialists Occupations: 253311 Specialist Physician (General Medicine) 253312 Cardiologist 253313 Clinical Haematologist 253314 Medical Oncologist 253315 Endocrinologist 253316 Gastroenterologist 253317 Intensive Care Specialist 253318 Neurologist 253321 Paediatrician 253322 Renal Medicine Specialist 253323 Rheumatologist 253324 Thoracic Medicine Specialist 253399 Specialist Physicians nec 253311 SPECIALIST PHYSICIAN (GENERAL MEDICINE) Investigates and diagnoses internal human disorders and diseases, and administers treatment. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253312 CARDIOLOGIST Investigates, diagnoses and treats diseases of the human heart. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253313 CLINICAL HAEMATOLOGIST Investigates and diagnoses blood and other genetic disorders by studying cellular composition of blood and blood-producing tissues. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253314 MEDICAL ONCOLOGIST Alternative Title: Medical Oncology Physician Investigates, diagnoses and treats patients with cancer using chemotherapy and biological therapy. Registration or licensing is required. Gynaecological, Radiation and Surgical Oncologists are excluded from this occupation. Gynaecological Oncologists are included in Unit Group 2539 Other Medical Practitioners, in Occupation 253913 Obstetrician and Gynaecologist. Radiation Oncologists are included in Unit Group 2539 Other Medical Practitioners, in Occupation 253918 Radiation Oncologist. Surgical Oncologists are included in Unit Group 2535 Surgeons, in Occupation 253511 Surgeon (General). Skill Level: 1 253315 ENDOCRINOLOGIST Investigates, diagnoses and treats disorders of the human glandular and hormonal systems. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Diabetologist 253316 GASTROENTEROLOGIST Investigates, diagnoses and treats diseases and disorders of the human liver, stomach and associated organs. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253317 INTENSIVE CARE SPECIALIST Alternative Titles: Intensive Care Medicine Specialist Intensivist Investigates, diagnoses and treats patients in need of intensive and critical care. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253318 NEUROLOGIST Investigates, diagnoses and treats diseases and injuries of the human brain, spinal cord, nervous system and muscle tissue. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253321 PAEDIATRICIAN Investigates, diagnoses and treats internal diseases and disorders in children from birth up to, and including, adolescence. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Neonatologist Paediatric Thoracic Physician 253322 RENAL MEDICINE SPECIALIST Alternative Titles: Nephrologist Renal Medicine Physician Investigates, diagnoses and treats disorders of the human kidney. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253323 RHEUMATOLOGIST Investigates, diagnoses and treats diseases, injuries and deficiencies of human joints, muscles and soft tissue. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 253324 THORACIC MEDICINE SPECIALIST Alternative Titles: Respiratory Medicine Physician Thoracic Medicine Physician Investigates, diagnoses and treats diseases and disorders of the human respiratory system. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Pulmonary Specialist Respiratory Physician 253399 SPECIALIST PHYSICIANS NEC This occupation group covers Specialist Physicians not elsewhere classified. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Clinical Allergist Clinical Geneticist Clinical Immunologist Clinical Pharmacologist Geriatrician Industrial Medicine Specialist Infectious Diseases Specialist Occupational Medicine Specialist Palliative Medicine Specialist Public Health Physician Rehabilitation Medicine Physician (Aus) / Musculoskeletal Specialist (NZ) Sexual Health Physician Sleep Medicine Specialist
General Practitioner
253111
GENERALIST MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS diagnose and treat physical and mental illnesses, disorders and injuries, recommend preventative action and refer patients to specialist Medical Practitioners, other health care workers, and social, welfare and support workers. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification and at least one year of hospital-based training (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing is required. Tasks Include: conducting examinations and questioning patients to determine the nature of disorders and illnesses, and recording patients' medical information ordering laboratory tests, X-rays and other diagnostic procedures, and interpreting findings to assist in diagnosis providing overall care for patients, and prescribing and administering treatments, medications and other remedial measures monitoring patients' progress and response to treatment advising on diet, exercise and other habits which aid prevention and treatment of disease and disorders referring patients to, and exchanging medical information with, specialist Medical Practitioners reporting births, deaths and notifiable diseases to government authorities arranging the admission of patients to hospitals Occupations: 253111 General Medical Practitioner 253112 Resident Medical Officer 253111 GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTITIONER Alternative Title: General Practitioner Diagnoses, treats and prevents human physical and mental disorders and injuries. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Medical Officer (Navy) 253112 RESIDENT MEDICAL OFFICER Diagnoses, treats and prevents human physical and mental disorders and injuries under the supervision of medical specialists or senior general practitioners. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Medical Intern
Geologist
234411
GEOLOGISTS AND GEOPHYSICISTS study the composition, structure and other physical attributes of the earth, locate and advise on the extraction of minerals, petroleum and ground water, and detect, monitor and forecast seismic, magnetic, electrical, thermal and oceanographic activity. Geographers are excluded from this unit group. Geographers are included in Unit Group 2724 Social Professionals. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: conducting preliminary surveys of mineral, petroleum and natural gas deposits with prospectors, Mining Engineers, Metallurgists, and other mineral scientists and engineers preparing and supervising the production of laboratory reports and scientific papers conducting studies of the structure, nature and formation of the earth's crust and the minerals contained in it studying and dating fossils and rock strata to develop knowledge of the evolution and biology of life forms, and to assess their commercial applications studying the effects of natural events, such as erosion, sedimentation, earthquakes and volcanic activity, on the formation of the earth's surface and sea beds carrying out exploration to determine the resources present by sampling, examining and analysing geological specimens, rock cores, cuttings and samples using optical, chemical, electronic and mechanical techniques conducting surveys of variations in the earth's gravitational and magnetic fields to determine its physical features investigating the propagation of seismic waves to determine the structure and stability of the earth's mantle and crust studying the causes of earthquakes and other stress states of the earth's crust performing laboratory and field studies, and aerial, ground and drill hole surveys Occupations: 234411 Geologist 234412 Geophysicist 234411 GEOLOGIST Studies the composition, structure and other physical attributes of the earth to increase scientific knowledge and to develop practical applications in fields such as mineral exploitation, civil engineering, environmental protection and rehabilitation of land after mining. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Hydrogeologist Marine Geologist Palaeontologist 234412 GEOPHYSICIST Studies the composition, structure and other physical attributes of the earth, locates minerals, petroleum or ground water, and detects, monitors and forecasts seismic, magnetic, electrical, geothermal and oceanographic activity. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Physical Oceanographer Seismologist
Geophysicist
234412
GEOLOGISTS AND GEOPHYSICISTS study the composition, structure and other physical attributes of the earth, locate and advise on the extraction of minerals, petroleum and ground water, and detect, monitor and forecast seismic, magnetic, electrical, thermal and oceanographic activity. Geographers are excluded from this unit group. Geographers are included in Unit Group 2724 Social Professionals. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: conducting preliminary surveys of mineral, petroleum and natural gas deposits with prospectors, Mining Engineers, Metallurgists, and other mineral scientists and engineers preparing and supervising the production of laboratory reports and scientific papers conducting studies of the structure, nature and formation of the earth's crust and the minerals contained in it studying and dating fossils and rock strata to develop knowledge of the evolution and biology of life forms, and to assess their commercial applications studying the effects of natural events, such as erosion, sedimentation, earthquakes and volcanic activity, on the formation of the earth's surface and sea beds carrying out exploration to determine the resources present by sampling, examining and analysing geological specimens, rock cores, cuttings and samples using optical, chemical, electronic and mechanical techniques conducting surveys of variations in the earth's gravitational and magnetic fields to determine its physical features investigating the propagation of seismic waves to determine the structure and stability of the earth's mantle and crust studying the causes of earthquakes and other stress states of the earth's crust performing laboratory and field studies, and aerial, ground and drill hole surveys Occupations: 234411 Geologist 234412 Geophysicist 234411 GEOLOGIST Studies the composition, structure and other physical attributes of the earth to increase scientific knowledge and to develop practical applications in fields such as mineral exploitation, civil engineering, environmental protection and rehabilitation of land after mining. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Hydrogeologist Marine Geologist Palaeontologist 234412 GEOPHYSICIST Studies the composition, structure and other physical attributes of the earth, locates minerals, petroleum or ground water, and detects, monitors and forecasts seismic, magnetic, electrical, geothermal and oceanographic activity. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Physical Oceanographer Seismologist
Geotechnical Engineer
233212
CIVIL ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS design, plan, organise and oversee the construction of civil engineering projects such as dams, bridges, pipelines, gas and water supply schemes, sewerage systems, roads, airports and other structures; analyse the likely behaviour of soil and rock when placed under pressure by proposed structures and design structural foundations; analyse the statical properties of all types of structures and test the behaviour and durability of materials used in their construction; plan and develop transportation systems; and estimate and monitor the construction costs of projects. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Registration or licensing may be required. Tasks Include: determining construction methods, materials and quality standards, and drafting and interpreting specifications, drawings, plans, construction methods and procedures organising and directing site labour and the delivery of construction materials, plant and equipment, and establishing detailed programs for the coordination of site activities obtaining soil and rock samples at different depths across sites and testing samples to determine strength, compressibility and other factors that affect the behaviour of soil and rock when a structure is imposed and determining the safe loading for the soil studying architectural and engineering drawings and specifications to estimate total costs, and preparing detailed cost plans and estimates as tools to assist in budgetary control monitoring changes to designs, assessing effects on cost, and measuring, valuing and negotiating variations to designs analysing structural systems for both static and dynamic loads designing structures to ensure they do not collapse, bend, twist or vibrate in undesirable ways assessing present and future travel flow patterns taking into account population increase and needs change designing the physical aspects of transportation systems such as highways, railroads, urban transit, air transportation, logistical supply systems and their terminals Occupations: 233211 Civil Engineer 233212 Geotechnical Engineer 233213 Quantity Surveyor 233214 Structural Engineer 233215 Transport Engineer 233211 CIVIL ENGINEER Plans, designs, organises and oversees the construction and operation of dams, bridges, pipelines, gas and water supply schemes, sewerage systems, airports and other civil engineering projects. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Airfield Engineer Officer (Air Force) Hydraulics Engineer 233212 GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER Plans, directs and conducts survey work to analyse the likely behaviour of soil and rock when placed under pressure by proposed structures, and designs above and below ground foundations. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 233213 QUANTITY SURVEYOR Alternative Titles: Building Economist Construction Economist Estimates and monitors construction costs from the project feasibility stage, through tender preparation, to the construction period and beyond. Registration or licensing is required. Skill Level: 1 233214 STRUCTURAL ENGINEER Analyses the statical properties of all types of structures, tests the behaviour and durability of materials used in their construction, and designs and supervises the construction of all types of structures. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 233215 TRANSPORT ENGINEER Plans and develops transport systems to improve infrastructure efficiency and the cost effectiveness of moving people and freight. Registration or licensing may be required. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Roading Engineer (NZ)
Glazier
333111
GLAZIERS measure, cut, finish, fit and install flat glass and mirrors. Indicative Skill Level: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. In Australia: AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) In New Zealand: NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3) At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. Tasks Include: determining type and dimensions of glass required laying glass over patterns on padded tables and in jigs measuring and marking glass for cutting examining glass and marking defective areas cutting along patterns and templates breaking off sheets and excess glass with notched tools and glass pliers installing glass and mirrors in windows, skylights, display cases, interior walls and ceilings smoothing rough edges using belt sanders and smoothing wheels may coat, cut, etch, trim and treat glass to achieve special effects Occupation: 333111 Glazier 333111 GLAZIER Measures, cuts, finishes, fits and installs flat glass and mirrors. Skill Level: 3 Specialisations: Glass Beveller Glass Embosser Glass Etcher Glass Silverer
Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower
121214
CROP FARMERS plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to grow crops. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: planning and coordinating the production and marketing of crops, such as grain, cotton, sugar cane, fruit and nuts, vegetables, turf and flowers, from soil preparation to harvest taking into account environmental and market factors selecting and planting seeds, seedlings and bulbs, and grafting new varieties to root stocks maintaining crop production by cultivating, de-budding and pruning, and maintaining optimal growing conditions organising and conducting farming operations, such as collecting, storing, grading and packaging produce, and organising the sale, purchase and despatch of produce directing and overseeing general farming activities such as fertilising and pest and weed control maintaining farm buildings, fences, equipment and water supply systems maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity, and planning crop preparation and production to meet contract requirements and market demand managing business capital including budgeting, taxation, debt and loan management may select, train and supervise staff and contractors Occupations: 121211 Cotton Grower 121212 Flower Grower 121213 Fruit or Nut Grower 121214 Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower (Aus) / Field Crop Grower (NZ) 121215 Grape Grower 121216 Mixed Crop Farmer 121217 Sugar Cane Grower 121218 Turf Grower 121221 Vegetable Grower (Aus) / Market Gardener (NZ) 121299 Crop Farmers nec 121211 COTTON GROWER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow cotton. Skill Level: 1 121212 FLOWER GROWER Alternative Title: Floriculturist Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs planting, cultivating and harvesting activities to grow flowering and foliage plants. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Flowers) (Aus) 121213 FRUIT OR NUT GROWER Alternative Title: Fruit or Nut Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow fruit and nuts. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Fruit) (Aus) Olive Grower Orchardist 121214 GRAIN, OILSEED OR PASTURE GROWER (AUS) / FIELD CROP GROWER (NZ) Alternative Title: Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Farm Manager (Aus) Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow grain, oilseed, protein and pasture crops. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Lucerne Farmer Soybean Grower (Aus) Wheat Farmer 121215 GRAPE GROWER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow table or wine grapes. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Viticulturist 121216 MIXED CROP FARMER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow a variety of crops. Skill Level: 1 121217 SUGAR CANE GROWER Alternative Title: Sugar Cane Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow sugar cane. Skill Level: 1 121218 TURF GROWER Alternative Title: Turf Farmer Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow turf. Skill Level: 1 121221 VEGETABLE GROWER (AUS) / MARKET GARDENER (NZ) Alternative Title: Vegetable Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming, greenhouse and market garden operations to grow vegetables. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Vegetables) (Aus) 121299 CROP FARMERS NEC This occupation group covers Crop Farmers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Coffee Grower (Aus) Duboisia Farmer (Aus) Ginger Farmer Hop Farmer Tea Tree Farmer Tobacco Grower Tree Farmer
Grape Grower
121215
CROP FARMERS plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to grow crops. Indicative Skill Level: In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). Tasks Include: planning and coordinating the production and marketing of crops, such as grain, cotton, sugar cane, fruit and nuts, vegetables, turf and flowers, from soil preparation to harvest taking into account environmental and market factors selecting and planting seeds, seedlings and bulbs, and grafting new varieties to root stocks maintaining crop production by cultivating, de-budding and pruning, and maintaining optimal growing conditions organising and conducting farming operations, such as collecting, storing, grading and packaging produce, and organising the sale, purchase and despatch of produce directing and overseeing general farming activities such as fertilising and pest and weed control maintaining farm buildings, fences, equipment and water supply systems maintaining and evaluating records of farming activities, monitoring market activity, and planning crop preparation and production to meet contract requirements and market demand managing business capital including budgeting, taxation, debt and loan management may select, train and supervise staff and contractors Occupations: 121211 Cotton Grower 121212 Flower Grower 121213 Fruit or Nut Grower 121214 Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Grower (Aus) / Field Crop Grower (NZ) 121215 Grape Grower 121216 Mixed Crop Farmer 121217 Sugar Cane Grower 121218 Turf Grower 121221 Vegetable Grower (Aus) / Market Gardener (NZ) 121299 Crop Farmers nec 121211 COTTON GROWER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow cotton. Skill Level: 1 121212 FLOWER GROWER Alternative Title: Floriculturist Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs planting, cultivating and harvesting activities to grow flowering and foliage plants. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Flowers) (Aus) 121213 FRUIT OR NUT GROWER Alternative Title: Fruit or Nut Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow fruit and nuts. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Fruit) (Aus) Olive Grower Orchardist 121214 GRAIN, OILSEED OR PASTURE GROWER (AUS) / FIELD CROP GROWER (NZ) Alternative Title: Grain, Oilseed or Pasture Farm Manager (Aus) Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow grain, oilseed, protein and pasture crops. Skill Level: 1 Specialisations: Lucerne Farmer Soybean Grower (Aus) Wheat Farmer 121215 GRAPE GROWER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow table or wine grapes. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Viticulturist 121216 MIXED CROP FARMER Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow a variety of crops. Skill Level: 1 121217 SUGAR CANE GROWER Alternative Title: Sugar Cane Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow sugar cane. Skill Level: 1 121218 TURF GROWER Alternative Title: Turf Farmer Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow turf. Skill Level: 1 121221 VEGETABLE GROWER (AUS) / MARKET GARDENER (NZ) Alternative Title: Vegetable Farm Manager Plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming, greenhouse and market garden operations to grow vegetables. Skill Level: 1 Specialisation: Market Gardener (Vegetables) (Aus) 121299 CROP FARMERS NEC This occupation group covers Crop Farmers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level: 1 Occupations in this group include: Coffee Grower (Aus) Duboisia Farmer (Aus) Ginger Farmer Hop Farmer Tea Tree Farmer Tobacco Grower Tree Farmer