1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, 2013, Version 1.2  
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Contents >> Major Group 7 Machinery Operators and Drivers


    MACHINERY OPERATORS AND DRIVERS operate machines, plant, vehicles and other equipment to perform a range of agricultural, manufacturing and construction functions, move materials, and transport passengers and freight.

    Indicative Skill Level:
    Most occupations in this major 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.

    Tasks Include:

    • setting up, controlling and monitoring the operation of machines, plant and equipment
    • cleaning machines, plant and equipment and performing minor repairs
    • transporting passengers and freight to set destinations
    • receiving, loading, unloading and despatching goods

This section contains the following subsection :
      SUB-MAJOR GROUP 71 Machine and Stationary Plant Operators
      SUB-MAJOR GROUP 72 Mobile Plant Operators
      SUB-MAJOR GROUP 73 Road and Rail Drivers
      SUB-MAJOR GROUP 74 Storepersons

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