Occupation Profile – Panelbeater – (ANZSCO 324111) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitlePANELBEATER
ANZSCO Code324111
Occupations in this Group324111 Panelbeater
DescriptionRepairs damage to metal, fibreglass and plastic body work on vehicles and forms replacement vehicle panels. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level3
Alternative TitleCollision Repairer
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
CaveatsNone
Tasks-removing damaged panels and parts, and removing upholstery and accessories to gain access
-removing dents by hammering panels
-straightening damaged vehicles and parts using mechanical and hydraulic equipment
-replacing badly damaged sections with new or second-hand panels
-filling depressions with plastic filler, and filing, grinding and sanding repaired surfaces
-cutting and joining replacement sections using welding equipment
-fitting repaired or replacement panels on vehicles and refitting body hardware such as door locks and trims
-may assist vehicle body builders in constructing and restoring custom-designed, vintage and other specialty vehicles
-may spray-paint vehicles
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)