Agricultural Engineer ANZSCO 233912

Agricultural Engineer Immigration to Australia visa PR

Alternative Title:

Natural Resources Engineer

Plans, designs, organises and oversees the construction and operation of dams, bridges, pipelines, gas and water supply schemes, sewerage systems, airports and other civil engineering projects. Registration or licensing may be required.

Skill Level: 1

Average Income:

The average salary for an Agricultural Engineer is $ 101,490 for male employees and $ 121,339 for female employees per year.Average Age: Males: 40.4 Females: 37.3 Persons: 40.0[See:Australian Bureau of Statistics-2339 Other engineering professionals - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016]

Australian visa options for Natural Resources Engineer (Agricultural Engineer)

Employer Sponsorship
Permanent489 VisaPermanent 457 Visa
Skilled Occupation ANZSCO CodeAssessing Authority189 Visa 190 VisaStateFamily186 Visa (DE)186 VisaAll areaRegional area
Agricultural Engineer233912Engineers Australia

Visa processing times-months(75%)99-101755
Visa processing times-months(90%) 1212-15191111


To obtain a positive skills assessment form Engineers Australia, applicants wishing to be assessed as a Agricultural Engineer may need to submit a Competency Demonstration Report (CDR).

09/05/2019 Round Results:

09/05/2019 (current)189 Visa489 Visa (Provisional) (Family Sponsored)
Number of total invitations10010
Points Score8085
Visa date of effect22/03/2019 4:31 pm28/04/2019 1:45 am
07/02/2018 (Previous)189 Visa489 Visa (Provisional) (Family Sponsored)
Points Score
Visa date of effect15/03/2019 9:40 am
12/10/2018 6:31 AM
Unofficial Results189 Visa489 Visa (Provisional)(Family Sponsored)

Occupation Ceiling for Agricultural Engineer:

Results : 499 / 700 (Available: 201) (Ceiling Value) [71.29% Filled]

State and territory nominated visas is not subject to occupational ceiling limitations


This unit group covers Engineering Professionals not elsewhere classified.

It includes Aeronautical Engineers, Agricultural Engineers, Biomedical Engineers, Engineering Technologists, Environmental Engineers and Naval Architects (Aus) / Marine Designers (NZ).

Indicative Skill Level:

In Australia and New Zealand:

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Registration or licensing may be required.

Task Include:

  • Planning and construction of the rural electric and thermal power distribution system. The other systems include irrigation system, flood-control system, drainage, distribution systems, water reservoirs
  • Designing and developing as well as supervising the manufacture of the agricultural machinery equipment.
  • Determining the layouts and supervising construction of the farm building, equipment, crop processing plant, animal system, animal product systems, etc.
  • Designing, sending, recording and measuring the devices and the instruments to study these issues. Study of various environmental facts like humidity, temperature, pressure, light, animals, plants or the application of various insecticides.
  • Designing as well supervising the installation of various equipment and instrument needed to process,evaluate different farm products.