Shotfirers assemble, position and detonate explosives to break or dislodge rock and soil or to demolish structures.
Specialisations: Agricultural Blaster Construction Shotfirer Fireworks Specialist Oil and Gas Well Blasting (Offshore and Onshore) Quarry and Open-cut Mining Shotfirer Seismic Blaster Submarine (Underwater) Blaster Tunnelling and Underground Mining Shotfirer
Mechanical engineering associates assist mechanical engineers and engineering technologists with the design, manufacture, construction, operation and maintenance of machines, manufacturing equipment, mechanical installations and mechanical facilities. They usually have a range of duties carried out under the direction of mechanical engineers and engineering technologists.
Sampler testers assist engineers, technical officers and other laboratory staff by collecting and preparing samples, carrying out experiments, making measurements with scientific equipment, recording results and presenting results for critical analysis. Sampler/Testers carry out basic sampling and testing, record and present results and clean, maintain and set up equipment for use in experiments. They play an important role in manufacturing quality control.
Specialisations: Air Sampler/Tester Construction Materials Sampler/Tester Environmental Field Assistant (Sample Testing) Field Assistant (Sample Testing) Food Manufacturing Sampler/Testers Manufacturing Sampler/Tester Milk Tanker Sampler/Driver
Civil engineers plan, design, construct, operate and maintain roads, bridges, dams, water supply schemes, sewerage systems, transportation systems, harbours, canals, dockyards, airports, railways, factories and large buildings.
Specialisations: Airport Engineer Geotechnical/Soil Engineer Harbour Engineer Highway Engineer Hydraulic/Water Resources Engineer Irrigation/Drainage Engineer Local Government Engineer Materials and Testing Engineer Pipeline Engineer Railway Engineer Structural Engineer
Intelligence analysts evaluate information from a variety of classified and unclassified sources. This information is often incomplete, contradictory and can vary widely in terms of reliability. Depending on their background and qualifications, an intelligence analyst may examine a diverse set of countries, issues (such as terrorism) and cultures.
Specialisations: Australian Geospatial-Intelligence Organisation (AGO) Intelligence Analyst Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) Intelligence Analyst Defence Intelligence Organisation (DIO) Intelligence Analyst
Heat treaters control furnaces and cooling equipment to change the physical properties of metals and metal objects, making them hard, tough, resilient or suitable for machining.
Bicycle technicians repair, service and assemble bicycles.
Data and telecommunications cable workers are involved in the installation and maintenance of data and telecommunications cables, which may be located in underground pipes, trenches or overhead systems. They usually work with either copper or fibre optic cables and specialise in a particular procedure or area of expertise.
Broadcasting technicians install, start up, maintain and repair equipment used for the transmission and reception of television and radio broadcast signals. This includes transmitters, microphones, mixing desks, tape recorders, CD players, computers, television cameras and telecine equipment. They may also work on microwave and satellite equipment used for the transmission and reception of voice, data and images.
Specialisations: Wireless Communications Technician
Business equipment technicians install, commission, maintain, repair and service computers, document centres, fax machines, photocopiers, cash registers and other electronic commercial and office machines. They may also undertake networking of devices.
Specialisations: Computer Hardware Service Technician
Handypersons repair and maintain their clients' homes or other workplaces, such as residential buildings, schools, offices, holiday camps, or caravan parks and associated grounds.