Pilots fly various types of aircraft, including light planes, helicopters or airline aircraft, depending on the aircraft type they are approved to fly. They may transport passengers, mail and freight within Australia, internationally on scheduled airline and unscheduled charter services, or provide other aviation services as required.
Flight attendants provide onboard service to aircraft passengers and ensure the observance of airline safety procedures.
Transport clerks check the contents and related documents of freight goods. They tally and record the consignment and destination details of articles, containers and passengers. They also make freight or transport bookings, as well as related arrangements.
Aviation firefighters fight fires in aircraft and buildings at airports, provide rescue and first-aid services for aircraft passengers and crew, provide technical advice about fire safety and assist in educating airport users about firefighting and safety.
Shipwrights construct, fit out, commission and repair all types of vessels from small pleasure craft through to a range of competitive, commercial and naval vessels. These vessels are built from a range of materials including metal, wood, aluminium, fibreglass, plastic, composites or ferro cement (reinforced cement or concrete).
Truck drivers use heavy vehicles to transport goods and materials from one location to another.
Specialisations: Bulk Liquid/Pressurised Gas Driver Car Carrier Driver Cash-in-Transit Operator Concrete Agitator Operator Dangerous Goods/Explosives Driver Heavy Haulage Driver Heavy Truck Driver Livestock Transport Driver Logging Truck Driver Pilot Vehicle Operator Refrigerated Goods Driver Tip Truck Operator Tow Truck Driver
Civil construction workers compact, level and spread materials to form roads and footpaths, perform minor repairs to damaged surfaces, maintain bridges, and repair signs and guideposts. They also undertake general roadside maintenance such as grass cutting, weed control and litter collection.
Radio dispatchers provide radio and communications services for the coordination of operational units in transport, courier, emergency, military, security, rescue and road service organisations.