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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7312-13 Tram Driver

Drives trams to transport passengers on urban tramway systems.

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 trams over established routes, from and to depots
  • stops at set locations to allow passengers to board and alight
  • advises passengers on destinations
  • observes nearby traffic, to ensure safe progress of tram
  • changes controls and power supply poles, to enable trams to be driven in the opposite direction
  • may collect fares
  • may open and close doors before and after passengers board or alight

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