Occupation Profile – Diesel Motor Mechanic – (ANZSCO 321212) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleDIESEL MOTOR MECHANIC
ANZSCO Code321212
Occupations in this Group 321211 Motor Mechanic (General)
321212 Diesel Motor Mechanic
321213 Motorcycle Mechanic
321214 Small Engine Mechanic
DescriptionMaintains, tests and repairs diesel motors and the mechanical parts of trucks, buses and other heavy vehicles such as transmissions, suspension, steering and brakes. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level3
SpecialisationAutomotive Heavy Mechanic
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
CaveatsNone
Tasks-detecting and diagnosing faults in engines and parts
-dismantling and removing engine assemblies, transmissions, steering mechanisms and other components, and checking parts
-repairing and replacing worn and defective parts and reassembling mechanical components, and referring to service manuals as needed
-performing scheduled maintenance services, such as oil changes, lubrications and engine tune-ups, to achieve smoother running of vehicles and ensure compliance with pollution regulations
-reassembling engines and parts after being repaired
-testing and adjusting mechanical parts after being repaired for proper performance
-diagnosing and testing parts with the assistance of computers
-may inspect vehicles and issue roadworthiness certificates or detail work required to achieve roadworthiness
Skills Assessment AuthorityTrades Recognition Australia
Related Occupations 321211 Motor Mechanic (General)
321213 Motorcycle Mechanic
321214 Small Engine Mechanic
State Sponsorship Options Skilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsCompetent English (e.g. IELTS: at least 6 in each skill)