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1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
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7311-13 Furniture Removalist

Drives removal vans or large trucks and moves household and office furniture and equipment between locations.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this occupation is an AQF Certificate II or higher qualification or at least 1 years relevant experience. Registration or licensing is required.

Tasks Include:

  • drives removal trucks or vans to collect items to be moved
  • packs small items into cartons or other containers, and seals containers
  • wraps breakable items and arranges padding around them
  • loads heavy articles onto trolleys, and wheels trolleys to vans
  • lifts articles into vehicles, and arranges articles compactly
  • secures articles inside vehicles, to prevent damage or loss in transit
  • drives vehicles to destinations
  • unloads articles from vehicles and places them in premises or storage
  • checks articles against inventories, noting any damage
  • collects payments and issues receipts

Specialisations:
Office Equipment Removalist
Piano Removalist

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