Occupation Profile – Telecommunications Technical Officer or Technologist – (ANZSCO 313214) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleTELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICAL OFFICER OR TECHNOLOGIST
ANZSCO Code313214
Occupations in this Group313211 Radiocommunications Technician
313212 Telecommunications Field Engineer
313213 Telecommunications Network Planner
313214 Telecommunications Technical Officer or Technologist
DescriptionCarries out specialised design and support functions in telecommunications engineering including optimisation and performance monitoring of telecommunications networks, diagnosis and repair of faults, and the selection and installation of equipment.
Skill Level2
SpecialisationNone
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-installing, maintaining, repairing and diagnosing malfunctions of microwave, telemetry, multiplexing, satellite and other radio and electromagnetic wave communication systems
-configuring and integrating network and telecommunications technology with computer software, hardware, desktops, peripherals, databases and operating systems
-developing and recording logs of the details, locations and status of inventories, parts, equipment and instruments and maintaining the documentation of communication policies, procedures, guidelines and regulations, and quality standards
-providing technical advice and information, and monitoring the performance of complex telecommunications networks and equipment
-planning the development of customer access telecommunications network infrastructure
-liaising with vendors, suppliers, service providers and external resources and monitoring contractual obligations and performance delivery
-providing ongoing operational support in designing, optimising, troubleshooting, diagnosing, repairing and resolving of telecommunications network performance malfunctions, defects and faults
Skills Assessment AuthorityEngineers Australia
Related Occupations313214 Telecommunications Technical Officer or Technologist
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)