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A power generation plant operator operates boilers, turbogenerators and associated plant to generate electrical power. Registration or licensing is required. A power generation plant operator in Australia is a Skill Level 3 occupation.
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Group: 3992 Chemical, Gas, Petroleum and Power Generation Plant Operators
The job of a power generation plant operator in Australia is to control the operation of chemical production equipment, pump gas and oil from wellheads, refine and process petroleum products, and operate boilers, turbogenerators and associated plant to generate electrical power.
Most occupations in the power generation plant operator unit group (Group 3992) 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 in Australia may be required as a power generation plant operator.
Occupations within the Power Generation Plant Operator Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same power generation plant operator 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 Power Generation Plant Operator in Australia is $ 153,684 per year. Average Age: Males: Females: Persons: 44.8
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 3992) Chemical gas petroleum and power generation plant operators - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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