Engineering Technologist ANZSCO 233914

Engineering Technologist Immigration to Australia PR Visa

Analyses and modifies new and existing engineering technologies and applies them in the testing and implementation of engineering projects. Registration or licensing may be required.

Skill Level: 1

Average Income:


The average salary for an Engineering Technologist 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 Engineering Technologist

Employer Sponsorship
Permanent489 VisaPermanent 457 Visa
Skilled Occupation ANZSCO CodeAssessing Authority189 Visa 190 VisaStateFamily186 Visa (DE)186 VisaAll areaRegional area
Engineering Technologist233914Engineers 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 Engineering Technologist 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 Engineering Technologist:

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:

  • Establishing the standards and policies for installation, input, testing, modification, creation, quality, control, tracking, maintenance and inspection of the industry
  • Inspecting the plans for ensuring optimum performances
  • Delivering via the support of any plan in building and the equipment plans for coordinating with the management requirements in designing new surveys, things, and scheduled maintenances.
  • Preparing the contractors and the pre-specifications for constructing the plan and the facility acquisitions.
  • The engineering technologists schedule the pans and details the production activities.