Occupation Profile – Landscape Architect – (ANZSCO 232112) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

ANZSCO Code232112
Occupations in this Group232111 Architect
232112 Landscape Architect
DescriptionPlans and designs land areas for projects such as open space networks, parks, schools, institutions, roads, external areas for all building types, land subdivisions, and commercial, industrial and residential sites.
Skill Level1
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-obtaining advice from clients and management to determine type, style and size of planned buildings and alterations to existing buildings
-providing information regarding designs, materials and estimated building times
-preparing project documentation, including sketches and scale drawings, and integrating structural, mechanical and aesthetic elements in final designs
-writing specifications and contract documents for use by builders and calling tenders on behalf of clients
-consulting with Professionals and clients about external area designs, costs and construction
-compiling and analysing site and community data about geographical and ecological features, landforms, soils, vegetation, site hydrology, visual characteristics and human-made structures, to formulate land use and development recommendations, and for preparing environmental impact statements
-preparing reports, site plans, working drawings, specifications and cost estimates for land development, showing location and details of proposals, including ground modelling, structures, vegetation and access
-inspecting construction work in progress to ensure compliance with plans, specifications and quality standards
Skills Assessment AuthorityVETASSESS
Related Occupations232111 Architect
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)