Registered Migration Australia
A sheep famer plans, organises, controls, coordinates and performs farming operations to breed and raise sheep for wool, meat and breeding stock. In Australia a sheep famer is a Skill Level 1 occupation.
Sheep Famer Alternative Titles
Sheep Farmer is on the following skill lists:
This occupation is not on the following skill lists:
Group: 1213 Livestock Farmers
The job of a sheep famer in Australia is to plan, organise, control, coordinate and perform farming operations to both grow crops and to breed and raise livestock.
Most occupations in the Sheep 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 Sheep Farmer Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same sheep 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
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