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Every occupation on the MLTSSL and STSOL is assigned an immigration code and the code for those looking to migrate to Australia as a Diesel Motor Mechanic is 321212. This is also known as the ANZSCO Codefor a Diesel Motor Mechanic.
According to the ANZSCO Classification Schedule the code for Diesel Motor Mechanic contains the following Migration Groups and Sub Groups
Major Group: 3 – Technicians and Trades Workers
Sub-Major Group: 32 – Automotive and Engineering Trades Workers | Minor Group: 321 – Automotive Electricians and Mechanics
Unit Group: 3212 – Motor Mechanics
General role description for a Diesel Motor Mechanic migrating to Australia
321212 Australia Migration Code Description: Maintains, tests and repairs diesel motors and the mechanical parts of trucks, buses and other heavy vehicles such as transmissions, suspension, steering and brakes. Registration or licensing may be required. These key Diesel Motor Mechanic skill sets also extend to the specialisation of an Automotive Heavy Mechanic.
Minimum qualifications required to migrate to Australia as a Diesel Motor Mechanic.
According to ANZSCO those looking to migrate to Australia as a Diesel Motor Mechanic must demonstrate qualifications equivalent to Skills Level 3 on the Australian Qualification Framework (“AQF”).
If you’re migrating to Australia from the UK as a Diesel Motor Mechanic you’ll be expected to have at least NVQ Level 3 and if you’re looking to migrate from South Africa to Australia, you’ll need an Advanced National certificate.
Minimum work experience required to migrate to Australia as a Diesel Motor Mechanic
Generally, we’ll be looking at you having over three years’ experience although time spent in training or on an apprenticeship can count towards this time.
Occasionally three years of relevant experience can substitute the need for formal qualifications although this is the exception not the rule
Once you’ve satisfied the occupational requirements for ANZSCO then it’s time to look at overall immigration points which can be calculated below
Age 18 – 24 = 25 points
Age 25 – 32 = 30 points
Age 33 – 39 = 25 points
Age 40 – 44 = 15 points
Age 45 = Not eligible for skilled migration although may still be eligible for Permanent residency status via the TSS Visa.
English Language Ability Points
Good = 20 points
Medium = 10 points
Basic = 0 points
Work Experience Points
3 to 5 years = 5 points
5 to 8 years = 10 points
8 years + = 15 points
PHD = 20 points
Degree = 15 points
Trade Qualification = 10 points
We will always make an application across the State Sponsored visa class of Permanent Residency so by using Let’s Go! Global add in a further 5 or 10 points as required.
Once you’ve satisfied ANZSCO and calculated a minimum of 65 immigration points it’s time to start looking at getting your migration case underway.
Let’s Go Global have a 100% success rate with those in the Diesel Motor Mechanic category looking to migrate to Australia.
Migrate to Australia as a Diesel Motor Mechanic Stage One: Skills Assessment
Every occupation, trade and profession have their own skills assessment body. It’s their job to say that you are who you say you are, and that you have the right skills, experience and qualifications. In the case of ANZSCO Code 321212 the Australian Skills Assessment body for Diesel Motor Mechanic is TRA: Trades Recognition Australia although Trades Recognition Australia outsource the assessment for Diesel Motor Mechanic to Vetassess
Stage 1 Skills Assessment – Training and employment Check: Diesel Motor Mechanic Australia
Stage one is the collation of a decision ready bundle of documents which can be used by the assessment body to evidence and substantiate your skills, training, qualifications and experience. The cost for Stage One Skills Online is AUD $1080.00 and includes $300 Government Administration fee.
Stage 2 – Skills Assessment to migrate to Australia as a Diesel Motor Mechanic will usually be by technical interview or practical assessment for which the fee is AUD $1080.00
Migrate to Australia as a Diesel Motor Mechanic Stage Two: Expression of Interest
After receiving a positive Skills Assessment an Expression of Interest can be lodged which places you into a pool of candidates all looking to migrate to Australia as a Diesel Motor Mechanic. It is important therefore that you build the strongest possible case to receive an invitation to apply for your formal skilled visa.
Migrate to Australia as a Diesel Motor Mechanic Stage Three: Formal Application
The final stage of your migration to Australia as a Diesel Motor Mechanic is your formal application to the Department of Home Affairs after receiving an invitation to apply. At this stage police checks and medicals are required.
What Emigration Australia Visas are available for a Diesel Motor Mechanic?
The main skilled visa classes of 189 and 190 bring what’s termed Permanent residency Status from day one. Permanent Residency for a Diesel Motor Mechanic means you’ll be able to:
Can my family join me on a skilled visa?
Yes, with the additional bonus that your partner may not even need to do a skills assessment in their own right for whatever occupation they hold. The rights and privileges afforded to the main visa holder are passed onto partners and children automatically.
Employer Sponsored Visas for Diesel Motor Mechanic Australia
Diesel Motor Mechanic is on the MLTSSL for Australia which means it’s eligible for the TSS Employer Sponsored Visa and whilst this visa is initially classed as temporary it can convert to fill Permanent Residency Status after three years.
Occupation Ceilings for Diesel Motor Mechanic Australia Migration
Occupation ceilings dictate how many skilled visas are issued to applicants in a particular year. For 2018 the occupation ceiling for Diesel Motor Mechanics immigrating to Australia is 5980.
190 State Nomination for Diesel Motor Mechanic
The following Australian States and Territories currently offer their weight to the 190 Visa class for Diesel Motor Mechanics emigrating to Australia
ACT Australian Capital Territory
NT Northern Territory
Not usually. The 189 visa class does not require a formal job offer although some States and Territories do require this for the 190 subclass.
The Job market in Australia for Diesel Motor Mechanics remains constant and is expected to do so for the next five years. Unemployment for qualified Diesel Motor Mechanics in Australia is below average.
Average Salary in Australia for a Diesel Motor Mechanic
Diesel Motor Mechanics are Wanted in Australia
Average Salary for Diesel Motor Mechanic in Australia is $60,460 per year
Average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic in South Australia: $32.64 per hour
The average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic is $32.64 per hour in South Australia.
Average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic in Canberra, ACT: $62,230 per year
The average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic is $62,230 per year in Canberra, ACT.
Average for a Diesel Motor Mechanic in New South Wales: $61,514 per year
The average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic is $61,514 per year in New South Wales.
Average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic in Northern Territory: $73,616 per year
The average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic is $73,616 per year in Northern Territory.
Average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic in Queensland: $59,371 per year
The average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic is $59,371 per year in Queensland.
Average salary in Tasmania for a Diesel Motor Mechanic: $52,856 per year
The average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic is $52,856 per year in Tasmania.
Average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic in Victoria: $56,342 per year
The average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic is $56,342 per year in Victoria,
Average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic in Western Australia: $36.92 per hour
The average salary for a Diesel Motor Mechanic is $36.92 per hour in Western Australia.
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