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A lift mechanic designs, installs, maintains, services and repairs electric and hydraulic passenger and freight lifts, escalators, moving walkways and other lift equipment. Registration or licensing is required in Australia. A life mechanic is a Skill Level 3 occupation.
Lift Mechanic Occupation Lists
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A lift mechanic designs, assembles, installs, tests, commissions, diagnoses, maintains and repairs electrical networks, systems, circuits, equipment, components, appliances and facilities for industrial, commercial and domestic purposes, and service and repair lifts, escalators and related equipment.
Note: Automotive Electricians are excluded from this unit group. Automotive Electricians are included in Unit Group 3211 Automotive Electricians.
Most occupations in the lift mechanic unit group (Group 3411) 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 in Australia is required as a lift mechanic.
Occupations within the Lift Mechanic Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the lift 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 Lift Mechanic in Australia is $ 83,599 for male employees and $ 70,299 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 35.6 Females: 44.0 Persons: 35.8
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 3411) Electricians - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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