Occupation Profile – Electrical Engineer – (ANZSCO 233311) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleELECTRICAL ENGINEER
ANZSCO Code233311
Occupations in this Group233311 Electrical Engineer
DescriptionDesigns, develops and supervises the manufacture, installation, operation and maintenance of equipment, machines and systems for the generation, distribution, utilisation and control of electric power. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level1
SpecialisationsElectrical Design Engineer
Railway Signalling Engineer
Signalling and Communications Engineer
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
CaveatsNone
Tasks-planning and designing power stations and power generation equipment
-determining the type and arrangement of circuits, transformers, circuit-breakers, transmission lines and other equipment
-developing products such as electric motors, components, equipment and appliances
-interpreting specifications, drawings, standards and regulations relating to electric power equipment and use
-organising and managing resources used in the supply of electrical components, machines, appliances and equipment
-establishing delivery and installation schedules for machines, switchgear, cables and fittings
-supervising the operation and maintenance of power stations, transmission and distribution systems and industrial plants
-designing and installing control and signalling equipment for road, rail and air traffic
-may specialise in research in areas such as power generation and transmission systems, transformers, switchgear and electric motors, telemetry and control systems
Skills Assessment AuthorityEngineers Australia
Related OccupationsNone
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)