Occupation Profile – Precision Instrument Maker and Repairer – (ANZSCO 323314) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitlePRECISION INSTRUMENT MAKER AND REPAIRER
ANZSCO Code323314
Occupations in this Group323311 Engraver
323312 Gunsmith
323313 Locksmith
323314 Precision Instrument Maker and Repairer
323315 Saw Maker and Repairer
323316 Watch and Clock Maker and Repairer
DescriptionAssembles, calibrates, installs and overhauls mechanical precision instruments and equipment.
Skill Level3
SpecialisationsCamera Repairer
Scalemaker
Scientific Instrument Maker and Repairer
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
CaveatsNone
Tasks-assembling parts and subassemblies of precision instruments, locks, timepieces and firearms
-dismantling precision instruments, locks, timepieces and firearms, repairing and replacing defective parts, and reassembling articles using hand and power tools and specially designed machines
-inscribing letters, figures and designs on surfaces of jewellery, trophies and other ornamental items
-installing security systems, changing tumblers in locks, changing locks, cutting keys and opening locks by manipulation
-calibrating precision instruments using standard weights and measures, jigs and fixtures, and hand tools to adjust and align parts and small balancing weights
-making blades for circular, band and other power saws and repairing, setting and sharpening blades for hand and power saws
-testing circuits in electronic timepieces
-may estimate costs and prepare quotes for repairs
Skills Assessment AuthorityTrades Recognition Australia
Related Occupations323311 Engraver
323312 Gunsmith
323313 Locksmith
323315 Saw Maker and Repairer
323316 Watch and Clock Maker and Repairer
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)