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1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2  
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UNIT GROUP 8991 CARETAKERS


    CARETAKERS maintain and clean residential buildings, schools, offices, holiday camps, caravan parks and associated grounds.

    Indicative Skill Level:
    Most occupations in this unit group 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.

    Tasks Include:

    • filling out registration forms and providing tenants with copies of rules
    • collecting rent, and filling out and issuing receipts
    • cleaning common facilities, grounds and gardens, replacing light bulbs, checking fire hoses and extinguishers, and performing other cleaning and maintenance tasks
    • notifying management and owners of buildings of the need for major repairs
    • cautioning tenants regarding excessive noise, disorderly conduct and abuse of property
    • patrolling buildings to ensure security is maintained
    • purchasing cleaning supplies

    Occupation:
      899111 Caretaker

899111 CARETAKER

    Maintains and cleans a residential building, school, office, holiday camp or caravan park and associated grounds.

    Skill Level: 5

    Specialisation:

      Janitor


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