Occupation Profile – Cabler (Data and Telecommunications) – (ANZSCO 342411) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleCABLER (DATA AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS)
ANZSCO Code342411
Occupations in this Group342411 Cabler (Data and Telecommunications)
342412 Telecommunications Cable Jointer
342413 Telecommunications Linesworker (Aus) / Telecommunications Line Mechanic (NZ)
342414 Telecommunications Technician
DescriptionInstalls internal telecommunications and data cabling, equipment and peripherals for computer networks, telephony, cable television and monitored security and fire alarms.
Skill Level3
SpecialisationsNone
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-examining drawings, specifications and work areas to determine positioning and connections for equipment to be installed
-locating faults in telecommunications equipment using instruments such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, ammeters and transmission measuring equipment
-attaching wires and cables to appliances
-adjusting, replacing and repairing faulty items, and testing equipment using electronic instruments
-installing cabling for telephone, radio, pay TV and computer transmission
-joining cables and sealing sheaths with lead and thermoplastic
-erecting, testing and maintaining aerial and underground wires and cables, and radio and mobile phone antennae
-installing telecommunications equipment and appliances such as telephones, switchboards and data transmission equipment
Skills Assessment AuthorityTrades Recognition Australia
Related Occupations342412 Telecommunications Cable Jointer
342413 Telecommunications Linesworker (Aus) / Telecommunications Line Mechanic (NZ)
342414 Telecommunications Technician
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)