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An aircraft maintenance engineer (structures) inspects, dismantles and reassembles aircraft structures, and repairs and replaces components of aircraft frames. Works with both metal and carbon fibre composite materials. Registration or licensing may be required in Australia as an aircraft maintenance engineer (structures). An aircraft maintenance engineer (structures) is a Skill Level 3 occupation in Australia.
Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Occupation Lists
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Group: 3231 Aircraft Maintenance Engineers
The job of an aircraft maintenance engineer (structures) in Australia is to maintain and repair aircraft structures, and avionic and mechanical systems.
Most occupations in the aircraft maintenance engineer unit group (Group: 3231) 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 is required in Australia as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer.
Occupations within the Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same aircraft maintenance engineering group, if not listed in either 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.
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