Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List

The Priority Migration Skilled Occupation List


The 44 occupations (ANZSCO code)  on the PSMOL are:


Chef (351311)*

Chief Executive or Managing Director (111111)

Construction Project Manager (133111)

Accountant (General) (221111)*

Management Accountant (221112)*

Taxation Accountant (221113)*

External Auditor (221213)*

Internal Auditor (221214)*

Surveyor (232212)*

Cartographer (232213)*

Other Spatial Scientist (232214)*

Civil Engineer (233211)*

Geotechnical Engineer (233212)*

Structural Engineer (233214)*

Transport Engineer (233215)*

Electrical Engineer (233311)*

Mechanical Engineer (233512)

Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum) (233611)*

Petroleum Engineer (233612)*

Medical Laboratory Scientist (234611)*

Veterinarian (234711)

Orthotist or Prosthetist (251912)*

General Practitioner (253111)

Resident Medical Officer (253112)

Psychiatrist (253411)

Medical Practitioners nec  (not elsewhere classified) e.g.Dermatologists,Emergency Medicine Specialists,Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, Ophthalmologists,Pathologists,Diagnostic and Interventional Radiologists, and, Radiation Oncologists)

Midwife (254111)

Registered Nurse (Aged Care) (254412)

Registered Nurse (Critical Care and Emergency) (254415)

Registered Nurse (Medical) (254418)

Registered Nurse (Mental Health) (254422)

Registered Nurse (Perioperative) (254423)

Registered Nurses nec (254499) e.g Aboriginal Health Nurse, Flight Nurse, Immunisation Nurse, Nursing Officer (Defence Forces), Pathology Nurse, Radiology Nurse, Red Cross Blood Service Nurse, Registered Nurse (Infection Control), Remote Area Nurse

Hospital Pharmacist (251511)

Industrial Pharmacist (251512)

Retail Pharmacist (251513)

Multimedia Specialist (261211)*

Analyst Programmer (261311)*

Developer Programmer (261312)

Software Engineer (261313)

Software and Applications Programmers nec (261399)*  (No occupations have currently been identified for this residual category, which gives scope to be creative about the skills and tasks required!)

ICT Security Specialist (262112)*

Social Worker (272511)

Maintenance Planner (312911)


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