Occupation Profile – Roof Tiler – (ANZSCO 333311) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleROOF TILER
ANZSCO Code333311
Occupations in this Group333311 Roof Tiler
DescriptionCover roofs with tiles, sheets and shingles to form a waterproof surface. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level3
SpecialisationRoof Fixer
Roof Shingler
Roof Slater
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
CaveatsNone
Tasks-studying drawings, specifications and work sites to determine materials required
-erecting ladders and scaffolds
-placing and securing waterproof sheets over eaves
-nailing and stapling roofing underlay to roofs
-aligning starter rows of roofing material with edges of roofs, securing with wire, staples and nails, and overlapping successive layers of tiles
-sizing and cutting roofing material to fit around vents, chimney edges, corners and ridges
-fixing edge and ridge tiles in cement mortar
-slipping roofing material under pre-fabricated flashing and nailing it down
-caulking and flashing exposed nail heads to prevent leaks
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)