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A fruit or nut grower plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to grow fruit and nuts. In Australia fruit or nut grower is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
Fruit or Nut Grower Occupation Lists
This occupation is on the following skill list:
This occupation is not on the following skill lists:
The job of a fruit or nut grower in Australia is to plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to grow crops.
Most occupations in the fruit or nut grower unit group (Group 1212) have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).
Occupations within the Fruit or Nut Grower Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same fruit or nut grower 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.
Information regarding the International English Testing System (IELTS)
The position predominantly involves responsibility for low skilled tasks.
Example 1: Rostering, maintaining records, reception duties and allocating duties to housekeepers, porters or doorpersons.
Example 2: Fruit picking or packing or feeding of livestock or animals.
Example 3: Truck driving.
The position is not located in regional Australia
For Subclass 457 visa applications this occupation is restricted to regional areas on the RSMS postcode list
Please contact us if you would like assistance with your Fruit or Nut Grower skilled visa application.
Licensing and/or Professional Associations
In many occupations you must be registered with or obtain a license from a local authority in the state or territory where you want to practise your occupation. Contact the local authority in your relevant state or territory to enquire about the licensing or registration requirements. It may benefit to become a member of a relevant industry association for your occupation which could help with your employment and visa application prospects.
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