Emigrate To Australia As An Air Conditioning Engineer
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Government Report On Job Prospects
Government data on Job Outlook are updated on a yearly basis and are compiled from national statistics which may not reflect either regional variations or more recent changes in employment conditions. Recent reports show strong growth in this profession along with high average salaries. It is important to note the average salaries could be easily doubled for people with three or more years experience and qualified with a positive skills assessment.
Weekly Earnings (before tax)
These data show median weekly earnings for the occupation compared with the median across all occupations, for total employment and for full-time workers. Earnings are before tax and do not include employer superannuation contributions. These figures are indicative and cannot be used to determine a particular wage rate. Source: ABS Characteristics of Employment Survey.
|Earnings Type||Occupation||All Occupations|
- Employment for this occupation rose strongly (in percentage terms) in the past five years and rose strongly in the long-term (ten years). Looking forward, employment for Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics to November 2020 is expected to remain relatively steady.
- This is a large occupation (24,300 in November 2015) suggesting that opportunities should be available in many (but not all) regions.
- Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics have a very high proportion of full-time jobs (95 per cent). For Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics working full-time, average weekly hours are 39.8 (compared to 40.2 for all occupations) and earnings are high - in the ninth decile. Unemployment for Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics is below average.
- The most common level of educational attainment for Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics is Certificate III/IV (66.2 per cent).
- Airconditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics are mainly employed in: Construction; Other Services; and Manufacturing.
This table shows how this occupation compares with other occupations on 9 key measures: employment size; full-time share of employment; earnings; unemployment; employment growth over the past 2, 5 and 10 years; future growth (projected growth rate over 5 years); and future job openings (estimated number of vacancies due to employment growth and turnover). The Future Growth indicator is based on growth in percentage terms, while the Future Job Openings indicator is based on an estimated number of vacancies. A small occupation with a strong Future Growth score may have a weak Job Openings score, while a large occupation with a weak Future Growth score may have a strong Job Openings score, as even a small percentage change can result in a relatively large number of new jobs.
|How many workers are employed in this occupation?||24,300||7|
|How many work full-time (% share)?||95.0||10|
|What are the weekly earnings for full-time workers ($ before tax)?||1618||9|
|How does unemployment compare with other occupations?||below average||2|
|What has been the long-term employment growth - 10 years (%)?||29.3||7|
|What has been the medium-term employment growth - 5 years (%)?||11||7|
|What has been the short-term employment growth - 2 years (%)?||2.6||6|
|What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?||relatively steady||3|
|What will be the level of future job openings?||average||6|
Indicative Skill Level:
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
Registration or licensing may be required.
- establishing job requirements from drawings and specifications, and laying out installation reference points
- drilling holes, installing mounting brackets and cutting, bending and threading piping
- installing and repairing components such as compressors, motors, condensers, evaporators, switches and gauges, and copper lines for steam, gas, refrigerant, compressed air, oil and chilled water
- bolting, soldering, riveting, welding and brazing pipes to connect equipment, and checking alignment and accuracy of fit
- filling systems with gas or fluid to check for leaks
- test-operating refrigeration systems, checking mechanisms and making adjustments
- removing test gas and fluid using vacuum pumps, and filling with refrigerant
- checking and overhauling refrigeration systems, diagnosing faults and repairing and replacing defective components
- adjusting system controls and mechanisms and reassembling systems
- recording causes of malfunctioning and action taken
Installs, maintains and repairs piping, ducting and equipment for heating, cooling and ventilation of buildings or vessels. Registration or licensing is required.
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- Be under 50 years of age
- Demonstrate competence in the English language
- Possess skills and qualifications that address the needs of the Australian labour market
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- Receive healthcare
- Study at a school, vocational education programs, or university
- Become eligible for Australian Citizenship in time
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