Telecommunications Field Engineer ANZSCO 313212

Telecommunications Field Engineer Immigration to Australia PR Visa

Plans, designs, commissions and monitors complex telecommunications networks and associated equipment, provides technical advice and information, and identifies complex problems and initiates action to resolve them.

Skill Level: 2

Average Income:

The average salary for a Telecommunications Field Engineer is $ 120,436 per year.Average Age: Males: Females: Persons: 46.3 [See: Australian Bureau of Statistics- 3132 Telecommunications technical specialists - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016]

Australian visa options for Telecommunications Field Engineer

Employer Sponsorship
Permanent489 VisaPermanent457 Visa
Skilled OccupationANZSCO CodeAssessing Authority189 Visa190 VisaStateFamily186 Visa (DE)186 VisaAll areaRegional area
Telecommunications Field Engineer313212Engineers 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 Telecommunications Field 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
8080
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 Telecommunications Field Engineer:

Results : 19 / 1000 (Available: 981) (Ceiling Value) [1.90% Filled]

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

UNIT GROUP 3132 TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICAL SPECIALISTS

TELECOMMUNICATIONS TECHNICAL SPECIALISTS develop, monitor and carry out technical support functions for telecommunications networks and install computer equipment, computer systems and microwave, telemetry, multiplexing, satellite and other radio and electromagnetic wave communication systems.

Indicative Skill Level:

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)

In New Zealand:

NZ Register Diploma (ANZSCO Skill Level 2)

At least three years of relevant experience and/or relevant vendor certification 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.

Task Include:

  • installing, maintaining, repairing and diagnosing malfunctions of microwave, telemetry, multiplexing, satellite and other radio and electromagnetic wave communication systems
  • configuring and integrating network and telecommunications technology with computer software, hardware, desktops, peripherals, databases and operating systems
  • developing and recording logs of the details, locations and status of inventories, parts, equipment and instruments and maintaining the documentation of communication policies, procedures, guidelines and regulations, and quality standards
  • providing technical advice and information, and monitoring the performance of complex telecommunications networks and equipment