Level 1 or Equivalent
Skill Assessment Authority
EA (Engineers Australia) / AIM
Specialisations of Petroleum Engineer:
On the Occupation Lists
489 (S/T) Occupations List
482 TSS Visa Medium Term List
407 Training visa occupations List
482 TSS Visa Regional Occupation List
189 Skilled Independent and Family Sponsored 489 Occupations List and 485 Graduate Work Stream
190 State/Territory Sponsored
186 ENS Visa Occupations List
187 RSMS Visa Occupations List
491 – Skilled Work Regional (provisional) visa (subclass 491) Occupation List
494 – Skilled Employer-Sponsored Regional (provisional) (subclass 494) – Employer-sponsored stream
Not on the Occupation List of Petroleum Engineer:
482 TSS Visa Short Term List
Visa Provision for Petroleum Engineers:
Since the occupation is listed on the MLTSSL as a high-demand occupation in Australia, any visas in the General Skilled Migration (GSM) Program can be applied.Ticketsin this category include Skilled Independent Subclass 189, Skilled Work Regional Subclass 491 and Skilled Nominated Subclass 190. Furthermore, if you have a definite job offer, you may be able to apply for severalemployer-sponsored visas.
Unit Group 2336: Mining Engineers.
Plans and directs the engineering aspects of locating and extracting minerals from the earth. Mining engineers locate and extract minerals from the earth. Mining Engineersplan and coordinate the engineering elements of mineral exploration and extraction from the earth. Mining engineers plan and direct the engineering elements of identifying and extracting minerals from the ground. It is possible that registration or licensing will be required. They also undertake preliminary surveys of mineral, petroleum, and natural gas deposits with prospectors, geologists, geophysicists, other mineral scientists, and engineers to identify the available resources. It is possible that registration or licensing will be required.
Skill Level required for Production or Petroleum Engineer
Most occupations in this unit group have a skill level commensurate with a bachelor’s degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience and/or relevant vendor certification may substitute for the formal 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).
Occupations in this Group.
• 233611 Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum)
• 233612 Petroleum Engineer.