Occupation Profile – Painting Trades Worker – (ANZSCO 332211) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitlePAINTING TRADES WORKER
ANZSCO Code332211
Occupations in this Group332211 Painting Trades Worker
DescriptionApplies paint, varnish, wallpaper and other finishes to protect, maintain and decorate surfaces of buildings and structures. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level3
SpecialisationPaperhanger
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-erecting scaffolding and ladders, and placing drop sheets to protect adjacent areas from paint splattering
-preparing surfaces by removing old paint and wallpaper, fixing woodwork, filling holes and cracks, and smoothing and sealing surfaces
-selecting and preparing paints to required colours by mixing portions of pigment, oil, and thinning and drying additives
-applying paints, varnishes and stains to surfaces using brushes, rollers and sprays
-hanging wallpaper, matching patterns and trimming edges
-cleaning equipment and work areas
-may repair windows and replace glass in wooden and metal frames
-may lay and repair wall and floor tiles
Skills Assessment AuthorityTrades Recognition 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)