Registered Migration Australia
A pig farmer plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to breed and raise chickens, turkeys, ducks and other poultry for eggs, meat and breeding stock. In Australia a pig farmer is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
Pig Famer Alternative Titles
Pig Farmer is on the following skill lists:
This occupation is not on the following skills list:
Group: 1213 Livestock Farmers
The job of a pig farmer in Australia is to plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to both grow crops and to breed and raise livestock.
Most occupations within the pig famer unit group (Group 1213) 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 Pig Farmer Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same pig farmer 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 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 application this occupation is restricted to regional areas on the RSMS postcode list
Please contact us if you would like assistance with your Pig Farmer skilled visa application. Registered Migration Australia is a licensed migration company committed to the growth and future development of Australia’s rural farming community.