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3124 Electronic Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians

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

Electronic Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians assist in electronic engineering research, design, manufacture, assembly, construction, operation and maintenance of equipment, facilities and systems.

Indicative Skill Level:

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

  • AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)

In New Zealand:

  • NZQF Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)

At least three years 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.

Registration or licensing may be required.

Tasks Include:

  • preparing drawings, modelling, plans and integration for electronic engineering and systems
  • developing, constructing and testing electronic equipment and associated circuitry in accordance with technical requirements
  • installing, testing, verification, repairing and modifying electronic equipment and recording and graphing results
  • estimating material costs and quantities
  • evaluating performance of equipment
  • inspecting designs and finished products for compliance with specifications, drawings, contracts and regulations

Occupations:

  • 312411 Electronic Engineering Draftsperson
  • 312412 Electronic Engineering Technician

312411 Electronic Engineering Draftsperson

Prepares detailed drawings and plans of electronic engineering work in support of Electronics Engineers and Engineering Technologists. Registration or licensing may be required.

Skill Level: 2

Specialisations:

  • Communications and Data Systems Drafting Officer
  • Control Systems Drafting Officer
  • Electronics Detail Draftsperson

312412 Electronic Engineering Technician

Conducts tests of electronic systems, collects and analyses data, and assembles circuitry in support of Electronics Engineers and Engineering Technologists. Registration or licensing may be required.

Skill Level: 2

Specialisations:

  • Aircraft Electronics Technician
  • Combat Systems Technician
  • Communications Engineering Technician
  • Computer Numeric Control Technician
  • Digital Controls Technician
  • Flight Surveyor
  • Printed Circuit Board Designer
  • Process Control Technician
  • Telemetry Technician