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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 7129 OTHER STATIONARY PLANT OPERATORS


    This unit group covers Stationary Plant Operators not elsewhere classified.

    It includes Boiler or Engine Operators, Bulk Materials Handling Plant Operators, Cement Production Plant Operators, Concrete Batching Plant Operators, Concrete Pump Operators, Paper and Pulp Mill Operators, Railway Signal Operators, Train Controllers, Waste Water or Water Plant Operators and Weighbridge Operators.

    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.

    Occupations:

      712911 Boiler or Engine Operator
      712912 Bulk Materials Handling Plant Operator
      712913 Cement Production Plant Operator
      712914 Concrete Batching Plant Operator
      712915 Concrete Pump Operator
      712916 Paper and Pulp Mill Operator
      712917 Railway Signal Operator
      712918 Train Controller
      712921 Waste Water or Water Plant Operator
      712922 Weighbridge Operator
      712999 Stationary Plant Operators nec

712911 BOILER OR ENGINE OPERATOR

    Operates and maintains stationary engines, boilers, refrigeration and airconditioning systems, and associated mechanical plant. Registration or licensing is required.

    Skill Level: 4

    Specialisations:

      Airconditioning Plant Operator
      Marine Engine Driver
      Refrigeration Plant Operator

712912 BULK MATERIALS HANDLING PLANT OPERATOR

    Operates plant to load, unload, move, store and stack bulk materials such as grain, sugar and mineral ore.

    Skill Level: 4

    Specialisations:

      Bulk Fluids Handler
      Conveyor Belt Operator
      Grain Handler
      Palletiser Operator
      Tank Farm Operator (Petroleum)

712913 CEMENT PRODUCTION PLANT OPERATOR

    Operates plant to produce cement, lime and clinker.

    Skill Level: 4

    Specialisations:

      Cement Crusher Operator
      Cement Despatch Operator
      Cement Grinding Mill Operator
      Cement Kiln Operator

712914 CONCRETE BATCHING PLANT OPERATOR

    Operates mixing plant to produce batches of concrete from cement, sand, aggregate, water and other ingredients.

    Skill Level: 4

    Specialisation:

      Premix Concrete Batcher

712915 CONCRETE PUMP OPERATOR

    Operates plant to pump, cast and mould concrete. Registration or licensing is required.

    Skill Level: 4

    Specialisation:

      Concrete Boom Operator

712916 PAPER AND PULP MILL OPERATOR

    Alternative Titles:
      Paper Machine Operator
      Paper Maker

    Operates plant to produce paper pulp from woodchips and to make paper sheets.

    Skill Level: 4

    Specialisations:

      Bleach Plant Operator
      Dryerman/woman (Paper Mill)
      Fourdrinier Machine Operator
      Inverform Machine Operator
      Paperboard Machine Operator
      Paper Rewinder Operator

712917 RAILWAY SIGNAL OPERATOR

    Alternative Title:
      Railway Switching and Signalling Operator

    Controls the movement of trains, and assembles and disassembles trains within a marshalling yard.

    Skill Level: 4

    Specialisations:

      Railway Shunter
      Railway Yard Assistant

712918 TRAIN CONTROLLER

    Oversees the safe movement of trains using a computerised train control signalling system.

    Skill Level: 4


712921 WASTE WATER OR WATER PLANT OPERATOR

    Operates plant to store, distribute and treat water including purifying water for human consumption and removing wastes from sewage.

    Skill Level: 4


712922 WEIGHBRIDGE OPERATOR

    Operates weighing plant and issues measurement tickets which provide readings of vehicle and livestock weight.

    Skill Level: 4

    Specialisation:

      Licensed Weigher

712999 STATIONARY PLANT OPERATORS NEC

    This occupation group covers Stationary Plant Operators not elsewhere classified.

    Skill Level: 4

    Occupations in this group include:

      Air Compressor Operator
      Beverage Distiller
      Bitumen Plant Operator
      Crematorium Operator
      Lock Master (Water Transport)
      Snow Maker
      Timber Treatment Plant Operator
      Wash Plant Operator


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