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8994 Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters

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

Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters fit and replace parts and accessories on motor vehicles.

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 Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

In New Zealand:

  • NZQF 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:

  • removing old and damaged parts and cleaning surrounding areas on vehicles
  • fitting batteries and installing accessories such as sunroofs, stereos and alarms
  • removing damaged glass, trimming strips and rubber seals from window frames and mountings on motor vehicles, positioning new windscreens and glass windows on frames and attaching and sealing them
  • inspecting, removing and repairing muffler mountings, and fitting new mufflers, extractors and exhaust pipes
  • removing radiators from vehicles and cleaning and repairing them
  • installing new or repaired radiators into vehicles and repairing and replacing other units in the cooling system such as thermostats, head gaskets and water pumps
  • inspecting tyres to determine which repair action to implement and repairing punctures in tubes and tubeless tyres
  • operating air driven equipment to remove and refit tyres and tubes on vehicles
  • balancing wheels and tyres using static and electronic equipment

Occupations:

  • 899411 Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitter (General)
  • 899412 Autoglazier
  • 899413 Exhaust and Muffler Repairer
  • 899414 Radiator Repairer
  • 899415 Tyre Fitter

899411 Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitter (General)

Fits and replaces parts and accessories on motor vehicles.

Skill Level: 4

899412 Autoglazier

Alternative Title:

  • Windscreen Fitter

Repairs and replaces windscreens and side and rear glass in motor vehicles.

Skill Level: 4

Specialisation:

  • Vehicle Window Tinter

899413 Exhaust and Muffler Repairer

Alternative Title:

  • Exhaust and Muffler Fitter

Repairs and replaces defective exhaust and muffler systems in motor vehicles.

Skill Level: 4

899414 Radiator Repairer

Alternative Title:

  • Radiator Fitter

Repairs and replaces radiators and cooling systems in motor vehicles.

Skill Level: 4

899415 Tyre Fitter

Fits, repairs and replaces tyres on motor vehicles.

Skill Level: 4