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An Arborist maintains and cares for trees and shrubs by lopping limbs and shaping branches, treating trees with fertilisers and insecticides, removing dead or decaying trees, and advising on general tree care. Arborist in Australia is a Skill Level 3 occupation.
Arborist Occupation Lists
This occupation is on the following skill list:
This occupation is not on the following skills list:
Group: 3622 Gardeners
In Australia an Arborist plants, cultivates, maintains, plans and constructs parks, gardens and landscapes, and inspect, diagnose and treat trees and shrubs. The number of job openings for an Arborist going forward is expected to be high.
Most occupations in the arborist unit group (Group: 3622) 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.
Occupations within the Arborist Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same arborist group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Arborist English Requirement
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 an Arborist in Australia is $ 49,657 for male employees and $ 29,543 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 41.9 Females: 35.0 Persons: 41.3
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 3622) Gardeners - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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