Occupation Profile – Vehicle Body Builder – (ANZSCO 324211) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleVEHICLE BODY BUILDER
ANZSCO Code324211
Occupations in this Group324211 Vehicle Body Builder
324212 Vehicle Trimmer
DescriptionManufactures and repairs prototype production units and purpose-built vehicle bodies such as buses, trucks, fire engines and caravans. Registration or licensing may be required.
Skill Level3
Alternative TitleVehicle Body Maker
SpecialisationCoach Builder
Occupation ListShort-term Skilled Occupation List (STSOL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
CaveatsNone
Tasks-constructing framework sections in metal, wood, fibreglass and other materials using shaping machines and cutting and welding equipment
-bolting, screwing, riveting and welding sections together to form complete frameworks
-cutting and shaping panels of sheetmetal, aluminium and reinforced plastic and attaching to frameworks using hand and power tools
-modifying assembly line vehicles to special requirements
-preparing new vehicle trim work according to drawings and sketches, and removing old coverings and fittings from vehicles and taking new measurements
-selecting and cutting pieces of fabric, vinyl and leather and sewing pieces together using heavy-duty sewing machines
-installing internal trim in vehicles such as lining, floor coverings and armrests
-attaching door trims, rubber seals, locks and handles
Skills Assessment AuthorityTrades Recognition Australia
Related Occupations324212 Vehicle Trimmer
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)