Anzsco Job Descriptons

Maintenance Planner – ANZSCO 312911

Develops maintenance planning strategies, and schedules, coordinates and monitors the maintenance of all plant equipment.
Skill Level
Alternative Titles
  • Maintenance Scheduler
  • Shutdown Coordinator
  • Shutdown Planner
Skills Assessment Authority
Not eligible if:
Caveat 10
TSS, ENS – The position is not located in regional Australia (within the meaning of subregulation 5.19(7) of the Regulations).


Group: 3129 Other Building and Engineering Technicians


This unit group covers Building and Engineering Technicians not elsewhere classified.

It includes Maintenance Planners, Metallurgical or Materials Technicians, and Mine Deputies.

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 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.

Registration or licensing may be required.

Occupations in this Group
  • 312911 Maintenance Planner
  • 312912 Metallurgical or Materials Technician
  • 312913 Mine Deputy
  • 312999 Building and Engineering Technicians nec
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  1. Does mine deputy 312913 fall under Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List or it specifically the Maintenance planner from the Anzco group 3129 that is being prioritised?

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