Occupation Profile – Civil Engineering Technician – (ANZSCO 312212) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

ANZSCO Code312212
Occupations in this Group312211 Civil Engineering Draftsperson
312212 Civil Engineering Technician
DescriptionConducts tests of construction materials, prepares sketches and tabulations, and assists in estimating costs in support of Civil Engineering Professionals and Engineering Technologists. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level2
SpecialisationCivil Engineering Assistant
Civil Laboratory Technician
Geotechnical Laboratory Technician
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-preparing sketches, charts, tabulations, plans and designs for civil engineering works such as drainage, water supply, sewerage reticulation systems, roads, airports, dams, bridges and other structures
-performing and directing fieldwork and laboratory testing
-interpreting work assignment instructions, applying appropriate procedures and selecting equipment
-collecting and analysing data, and carrying out computations
-estimating material costs and ensuring finished works are within specifications, regulations and contract provisions
-inspecting civil engineering works, and organising and supervising maintenance and repair work
-conducting field and laboratory tests of construction materials and soils, and collecting data for traffic surveys
Skills Assessment AuthorityVETASSESS
Related Occupations312211 Civil Engineering Draftsperson
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)