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A small engine mechanic maintains tests and repairs engines of chainsaws, lawn mowers, garden tractors and other equipment with small engines. Registration or licensing may be required. In Australia a small engine mechanic is a Skill Level 3 occupation.
Small Engine Mechanic is on the following skill lists:
This occupation is not on the following skill lists:
The job of a small engine mechanic in Australia is to repair, maintain and test motor vehicle and other internal combustion engines and related mechanical components.
Note: Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters are excluded from this unit group. Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters are included in Unit Group 8994 Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters.
Most occupations in the small engine mechanic unit group (Group 3212) have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Registration or licensing as a small engine mechanic in Australia may be required.
Occupations within the Small Engine Mechanic Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same small engine mechanic group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
The average salary for a Small Engine Mechanic in Australia is $ 65,483 for male employees and $ 37,432 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 35.9 Females: 26.8 Persons: 35.6
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 3212) Motor mechanics - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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