Occupation Profile – Production or Plant Engineer – (ANZSCO 233513) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitlePRODUCTION OR PLANT ENGINEER
ANZSCO Code233513
Occupations in this Group233511 Industrial Engineer
233512 Mechanical Engineer
233513 Production or Plant Engineer
DescriptionPlans, directs and coordinates the design, construction, modification, continued performance and maintenance of equipment and machines in industrial plants, and the management and planning of manufacturing activities. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level1
SpecialisationsAutomation and Control Engineer
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
CaveatsNone
Tasks-studying functional statements, organisational charts and project information to determine functions and responsibilities of workers and work units and to identify areas of duplication
-establishing work measurement programs and analysing work samples to develop standards for labour utilisation
-analysing workforce utilisation, facility layout, operational data and production schedules and costs to determine optimum worker and equipment efficiencies
-designing mechanical equipment, machines, components, products for manufacture, and plant and systems for construction
-developing specifications for manufacture, and determining materials, equipment, piping, material flows, capacities and layout of plant and systems
-organising and managing project labour and the delivery of materials, plant and equipment
-establishing standards and policies for installation, modification, quality control, testing, inspection and maintenance according to engineering principles and safety regulations
-inspecting plant to ensure optimum performance is maintained
-directing the maintenance of plant buildings and equipment, and coordinating the requirements for new designs, surveys and maintenance schedules
Skills Assessment AuthorityEngineers Australia
Related Occupations233511 Industrial Engineer
233512 Mechanical Engineer
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)