1220.0 - Australian Standard Classification of Occupations (ASCO) Second Edition, 1997  
ARCHIVED ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 31/07/1997   
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VEHICLE BODY MAKERS manufacture and repair prototype production units and specialised vehicle bodies, such as buses, fire engines and caravans.

Skill Level:
The entry requirement for this unit group is an AQF Certificate III or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience is required in addition to the formal qualification.

Tasks Include:

  • constructing framework sections in metal, wood, fibreglass or substitute materials using stretching and shrinking machinery and welding equipment
  • bolting, screwing, riveting or welding sections together to form complete frameworks
  • cutting and shaping panels of sheetmetal, aluminium or reinforced plastic and attaching to frameworks using hand and power tools
  • altering assembly line vehicles to special requirements


This section contains the following subsection :
              4215-01 Supervisor, Vehicle Body Makers
              4215-11 Vehicle Body Maker
              4215-81 Apprentice Vehicle Body Maker

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