186 Occupations

For subclass 186 Employer Nomination Scheme
@ 11 March 2019

 

ItemOccupationANZSCOAssessing AuthorityCaveats
17 accountant (general) 221111 (a) CPAA; or (b) IPA; or© CAANZ 6, 19, 21
22 actuary 224111 VETASSESS  
47 aeronautical engineer 233911 Engineers Australia  
54 agricultural consultant 234111 VETASSESS  
48 agricultural engineer 233912 Engineers Australia  
55 agricultural scientist 234112 VETASSESS  
198 airconditioning and mechanical services plumber 334112 TRA  
205 airconditioning and refrigeration mechanic 342111 TRA  
149 analyst programmer 261311 ACS  
28 architect 232111 AACA  
16 artistic director 212111 VETASSESS  
11 arts administrator or manager 139911 VETASSESS  
97 audiologist 252711 VETASSESS  
172 automotive electrician 321111 TRA  
157 barrister 271111 A legal admissions authority of a State or Territory  
65 biochemist 234513 VETASSESS  
49 biomedical engineer 233913 Engineers Australia  
66 biotechnologist 234514 VETASSESS  
213 boat builder and repairer 399111 TRA  
67 botanist 234515 VETASSESS  
187 bricklayer 331111 TRA  
212 cabinetmaker 394111 TRA  
101 cardiologist 253312 MedBA  
115 cardiothoracic surgeon 253512 MedBA  
190 carpenter 331212 TRA  
189 carpenter and joiner 331211 TRA  
31 cartographer 232213 VETASSESS  
210 chef 351311 TRA 7, 8
33 chemical engineer 233111 Engineers Australia  
57 chemist 234211 VETASSESS  
1 chief executive or managing director 111111 AIM 5
10 chief information officer 135111 ACS  
5 child care centre manager 134111 TRA  
92 chiropractor 252111 CCEA  
35 civil engineer 233211 Engineers Australia  
164 civil engineering draftsperson 312211 (a) Engineers Australia; or  
165 civil engineering technician 312212 VETASSESS  
102 clinical haematologist 253313 MedBA  
159 clinical psychologist 272311 APS  
154 computer network and systems engineer 263111 ACS  
74 conservator 234911 VETASSESS  
3 construction project manager 133111 VETASSESS  
2 corporate general manager 111211 AIM 5
13 dancer or choreographer 211112 VETASSESS  
123 dermatologist 253911 MedBA  
150 developer programmer 261312 ACS  
128 diagnostic and interventional radiologist 253917 MedBA  
174 diesel motor mechanic 321212 TRA  
199 drainer 334113 TRA  
79 early childhood (pre‑primary school) teacher 241111 AITSL  
24 economist 224311 VETASSESS  
160 educational psychologist 272312 APS  
40 electrical engineer 233311 Engineers Australia  
166 electrical engineering draftsperson 312311 Engineers Australia  
167 electrical engineering technician 312312 TRA  
202 electrician (general) 341111 TRA  
203 electrician (special class) 341112 TRA  
207 electronic equipment trades worker 342313 TRA  
208 electronic instrument trades worker (general) 342314 TRA  
209 electronic instrument trades worker (special class) 342315 TRA  
41 electronics engineer 233411 Engineers Australia  
124 emergency medicine specialist 253912 MedBA  
104 endocrinologist 253315 MedBA  
4 engineering manager 133211 (a) Engineers Australia; or  
53 engineering professionals (nec) 233999 Engineers Australia  
50 engineering technologist 233914 Engineers Australia  
59 environmental consultant 234312 VETASSESS  
51 environmental engineer 233915 Engineers Australia  
12 environmental manager 139912 VETASSESS  
60 environmental research scientist 234313 VETASSESS  
61 environmental scientists (nec) 234399 VETASSESS  
20 external auditor 221213    
9 faculty head 134411 VETASSESS  
194 fibrous plasterer 333211 TRA  
181 fitter (general) 323211 TRA  
182 fitter and turner 323212 TRA  
183 fitter‑welder 323213 TRA  
58 food technologist 234212 VETASSESS  
216 footballer 452411 VETASSESS 25
56 forester 234113 VETASSESS  
200 gasfitter 334114 TRA  
105 gastroenterologist 253316 MedBA  
99 general practitioner 253111 MedBA 24
62 geophysicist 234412 VETASSESS  
36 geotechnical engineer 233212 Engineers Australia  
193 glazier 333111 TRA  
211 horse trainer 361112 TRA  
63 hydrogeologist 234413 VETASSESS  
146 ICT business analyst 261111 ACS  
153 ICT security specialist 262112 ACS  
42 industrial engineer 233511 Engineers Australia  
106 intensive care specialist 253317 MedBA  
21 internal auditor 221214 VETASSESS  
191 joiner 331213 TRA  
25 land economist 224511 VETASSESS  
29 landscape architect 232112 VETASSESS  
64 life scientist (general) 234511 VETASSESS  
71 life scientists (nec) 234599 VETASSESS  
204 lift mechanic 341113 TRA  
185 locksmith 323313 TRA  
18 management accountant 221112 (a) CPAA; or (b) IPA; or© CAANZ 6, 19, 21
27 management consultant 224711 VETASSESS 19, 21, 23
68 marine biologist 234516 VETASSESS  
34 materials engineer 233112 Engineers Australia  
43 mechanical engineer 233512 Engineers Australia  
86 medical diagnostic radiographer 251211 ASMIRT  
72 medical laboratory scientist 234611 AIMS  
103 medical oncologist 253314 MedBA  
130 medical practitioners (nec) 253999 MedBA 24
87 medical radiation therapist 251212 ASMIRT  
178 metal fabricator 322311 TRA  
184 metal machinist (first class) 323214 TRA  
75 metallurgist 234912 VETASSESS  
76 meteorologist 234913 VETASSESS  
69 microbiologist 234517 VETASSESS  
131 midwife 254111 ANMAC  
45 mining engineer (excluding petroleum) 233611 Engineers Australia  
173 motor mechanic (general) 321211 TRA  
175 motorcycle mechanic 321213 TRA  
148 multimedia specialist 261211 ACS  
14 music director 211212 VETASSESS  
15 musician (instrumental) 211213 VETASSESS  
78 natural and physical science professionals (nec) 234999 VETASSESS  
52 naval architect 233916 Engineers Australia  
107 neurologist 253318 MedBA  
116 neurosurgeon 253513 MedBA  
88 nuclear medicine technologist 251213 ANZSNM  
132 nurse practitioner 254411 ANMAC  
6 nursing clinical director 134212 ANMAC  
125 obstetrician and gynaecologist 253913 MedBA  
94 occupational therapist 252411 OTC  
126 ophthalmologist 253914 MedBA  
90 optometrist 251411 OCANZ  
161 organisational psychologist 272313 APS  
117 orthopaedic surgeon 253514 MedBA  
91 orthotist or prosthetist 251912 AOPA  
93 osteopath 252112 AOAC  
32 other spatial scientist 232214 VETASSESS  
118 otorhinolaryngologist 253515 MedBA  
119 paediatric surgeon 253516 MedBA  
108 paediatrician 253321 MedBA  
192 painting trades worker 332211 TRA  
186 panelbeater 324111 TRA  
127 pathologist 253915 MedBA  
46 petroleum engineer 233612 Engineers Australia  
77 physicist 234914 see subsection (2)  
95 physiotherapist 252511 APC  
120 plastic and reconstructive surgeon 253517 MedBA  
197 plumber (general) 334111 TRA  
96 podiatrist 252611 ANZPAC  
179 pressure welder 322312 TRA  
7 primary health organisation manager 134213 VETASSESS  
44 production or plant engineer 233513 Engineers Australia  
113 psychiatrist 253411 MedBA  
162 psychologists (nec) 272399 APS  
37 quantity surveyor 233213 AIQS  
129 radiation oncologist 253918 MedBA  
168 radiocommunications technician 313211 TRA  
133 registered nurse (aged care) 254412 ANMAC  
134 registered nurse (child and family health) 254413 ANMAC  
135 registered nurse (community health) 254414 ANMAC  
136 registered nurse (critical care and emergency) 254415 ANMAC  
137 registered nurse (developmental disability) 254416 ANMAC  
138 registered nurse (disability and rehabilitation) 254417 ANMAC  
140 registered nurse (medical practice) 254421 ANMAC  
139 registered nurse (medical) 254418 ANMAC  
141 registered nurse (mental health) 254422 ANMAC  
144 registered nurse (paediatrics) 254425 ANMAC  
142 registered nurse (perioperative) 254423 ANMAC  
143 registered nurse (surgical) 254424 ANMAC  
145 registered nurses (nec) 254499 ANMAC  
109 renal medicine specialist 253322 MedBA  
110 rheumatologist 253323 MedBA  
201 roof plumber 334115 TRA  
80 secondary school teacher 241411 AITSL  
177 sheetmetal trades worker 322211 TRA  
214 shipwright 399112 TRA  
176 small engine mechanic 321214 TRA  
163 social worker 272511 AASW  
152 software and applications programmers (nec) 261399 ACS  
151 software engineer 261313 ACS  
158 solicitor 271311 A legal admissions authority of a State or Territory  
195 solid plasterer 333212 TRA  
89 sonographer 251214 ASMIRT  
84 special education teachers (nec) 241599 AITSL  
81 special needs teacher 241511 AITSL  
100 specialist physician (general medicine) 253311 MedBA  
112 specialist physicians (nec) 253399 MedBA  
98 speech pathologist 252712 SPA  
23 statistician 224113 VETASSESS  
188 stonemason 331112 TRA  
38 structural engineer 233214 Engineers Australia  
114 surgeon (general) 253511 MedBA  
30 surveyor 232212 SSSI  
147 systems analyst 261112 ACS  
19 taxation accountant 221113 (a) CPAA; or (b) IPA; or© CAANZ 6, 19, 21
82 teacher of the hearing impaired 241512 AITSL  
83 teacher of the sight impaired 241513 AITSL  
206 technical cable jointer 342212 TRA  
155 telecommunications engineer 263311 Engineers Australia  
169 telecommunications field engineer 313212 Engineers Australia  
156 telecommunications network engineer 263312 Engineers Australia  
170 telecommunications network planner 313213 Engineers Australia  
171 telecommunications technical officer or technologist 313214 Engineers Australia  
215 tennis coach 452316 VETASSESS  
111 thoracic medicine specialist 253324 MedBA  
39 transport engineer 233215 Engineers Australia  
85 university lecturer 242111 VETASSESS  
121 urologist 253518 MedBA  
26 valuer 224512 VETASSESS  
122 vascular surgeon 253521 MedBA  
73 veterinarian 234711 AVBC  
196 wall and floor tiler 333411 TRA  
180 welder (first class) 322313 TRA  
8 welfare centre manager 134214 ACWA  
70 zoologist 234518 VETASSESS  

 

Caveats

The numbers in the last column of the above table correspond to the number in the first column of the below table.
ItemCircumstance

1

The position does not require a minimum of 2 years’ relevant work experience.

2

The position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD65,000.

3

(a) The position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD65,000; and

(b) if the identified person is to be transferred to fill the position—the transfer is not an intra‑corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.

4

(a) The position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD80,000; and

(b) if the identified person is to be transferred to fill the position—the transfer is not an intra‑corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.

5

(a) The position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD180,001; and

(b) if the identified person is to be transferred to fill the position—the transfer is not an intra‑corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.

6

The position is a clerical, bookkeeper or accounting clerk position.

7

The position is involved in mass production in a factory setting.

8

The position is in a limited service restaurant.

9

The position predominantly involves responsibility for low‑skilled tasks.

Example 1:              Rostering, maintaining records, reception duties and allocating duties to housekeepers, porters or doorpersons.

Example 2:              Fruit picking or packing or feeding of livestock or animals.

Example 3:              Truck driving.

10

The position is not located in regional Australia (within the meaning of subregulation 5.19(16) of the Regulations).

11

The position:

(a) is based in a front‑line retail setting; or

(b) predominantly involves direct client transactional interaction on a regular basis.

12

The position:

(a) is not a full‑time position; or

(b) is not based in a therapeutic setting; or

(c) involves the provision of non‑medical relaxation massage; or

(d) is in a retail setting.

13

The position predominantly involves hairdressing or beauty therapy related non‑managerial tasks.

14

The position:

(a) is not located in a commercial building or shopping centre environment; or

(b) predominantly involves managing the provision of only one particular service to a facility or managing one particular relationship.

Example:                 Managing the cleaning contract for a facility but not other contracts relevant
to the facility.

15

The position:

(a) is based in a front‑line retail setting; or

(b) is based in a call centre and does not require a significant technical knowledge of products; or

(c) predominantly involves selling educational courses to individual students.

16

The position relates to mobile phone repairs.

17

The position relates to mass or standardised production (as opposed to specialist production), including the following:

(a) a position based in a franchise or factory;

(b) a position that:

(i) involves full or partial production of food product for distribution to another location; or

(ii) predominantly involves the use of pre‑prepared food product from another location.

18

The position relates to animal husbandry, including caring for livestock on a farm.

19

The position is in a business that has an annual turnover of less than AUD1,000,000.

20

(a) The position is in a business that has an annual turnover of less than AUD1,000,000; and

(b) if the identified person is to be transferred to fill the position—the transfer is not an intra‑corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.

21

The position is in a business that has fewer than 5 employees.

22

(a) the position is in a business that has fewer than 5 employees; and

(b) if the identified person is to be transferred to fill the position—the transfer is not an intra‑corporate transfer to which an international trade obligation applies.

23

The position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD90,000.

24

A current health workforce certificate for the position and the occupation has not been presented to the Department.

25

The position has nominated annual earnings of less than AUD120,000.