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A printing machinist produces books, magazines, newspapers, brochures, posters, leaflets, packaging materials and stationery using printing presses. A printing machinist in Australia is a Skill Level 3 occupation.
Printing Machinest is on the following skill lists:
This occupation is not on the following skills list:
Group: 3923 Printers
The job of a printing machinist is to set up and operate letterpress, lithographic, flexographic, gravure, newspaper, instant, digital and offset printing presses.
Most occupations in the printing machinist unit group (Group 3923) 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 Printing Machinist Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same printing machinist 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 average salary for a Printing Machinist in Australia is $ 73,038 for male employees and $ 55,501 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 45.7 Females: 37.2 Persons: 43.9
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 3923) Printers - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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