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1392 Senior Non-commissioned Defence Force Members

ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations
Reference period
2021

Senior Non-commissioned Defence Force Members implement and enforce directives of commissioned officers of the Australian and New Zealand Defence Forces.

Indicative Skill Level:

In Australia and New Zealand:

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Tasks Include:

  • supervising a small group of subordinates
  • maintaining discipline of subordinates
  • monitoring the morale, welfare and behaviour of subordinates, and advising commanding officers accordingly
  • instructing subordinates in dress, deportment, demeanour, behaviour, drill and devotion to duty to maintain military standards
  • conducting military drills and inspections
  • teaching military traditions and customs

Occupation:

  • 139211 Senior Non-commissioned Defence Force Member

139211 Senior Non-commissioned Defence Force Member

Implements and enforces directives of commissioned officers of the Australian or New Zealand Defence Forces.

This occupation includes the following ranks:

  • Air Force:
    • Flight Sergeant
    • Sergeant
    • Warrant Officer
    • Warrant Officer of the Air Force
  • Army:
    • Regimental Sergeant Major of the Army
    • Sergeant
    • Warrant Officer Class 1
    • Warrant Officer Class 2
  • Navy:
    • Chief Petty Officer
    • Petty Officer
    • Warrant Officer
    • Warrant Officer of the Navy

Skill Level: 1