Western Australia DAMA

The Goldfields DAMA occupation list for companies sponsoring 482 visas in Kalgoorlie WA has been released. 

The Designated Area Migration Agreement (DAMA) enables employers to sponsor skilled overseas workers in the areas that are experiencing skills and labour shortages.

From 1 July 2019, The Goldfields DAMA will only endorse residential workforce application based in Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Coolgardie (Kambalda), Leonora and Menzies.

DUC Employment Hub

If you are interested in finding an employer with the intention of sponsorship then you should check out the DUC Employment Hub www.ducemploymenthub.com; a tool that connects migrants to employers.

Once signed up to the DUC Employment Hub, you create your own personal profile page and upload your CV, qualifications, and evidence of work experience such as references, photos and videos, which you allow employers to view.

The DUC Employment Hub also provides access to those all important services such as removals and banks, as well as providing the relevant information for licences, registrations, tax files numbers, etc.  It also includes a Relocation Hub with masses of information to make your move smoother.


 ANZSCO Code Occupation ANZSCO Skill Level
221111 Accountant (General) 1
121312 Beef Cattle Farmer 1
233111 Chemical Engineer 1
134111 Child Care Centre Manager 1
233211 Civil Engineer 1
241111 Early Childhood (Pre-Primary School) Teacher 1
233311 Electrical Engineer 1
253912 Emergency Medicine Specialist 1
133211 Engineers Manager 1
233914 Engineers Technologist 1
234411 Geologist 1
234412 Geophysicist 1
233212 Geotechnical Engineer 1
223111 Human Resource Adviser 1
221112 Management Accountant 1
233512 Mechanical Engineer 1
134211 Medical Administrator 1
253999 Medical Practitioners nec 1
233611 Mining Engineer (excluding Petroleum) 1
251912 Orthotist or Prosthetist 1
252511 Physiotherapist 1
233513 Production or Plant Engineer 1
223112 Recruitment Consultant 1
251513 Retail Pharmacist 1
272511 Social Worker 1
251214 Sonographer 1
253399 Specialist Physicians nec 1
233214 Structural Engineer 1
253511 Surgeon (General) 1
263311 Telecommunications Engineer 1
263312 Telecommunications Network Engineer 1
272613 Welfare Worker 1
351311 Chef 2
411711 Community Worker 2
149212 Customer Service Manager 2
411712 Disabilities Services Officer 2
311412 Earth Science Technician 2
312312 Electrical Engineers Technician 2
141311 Hotel or Motel Manager 2
312512 Mechanical Engineers Technician 2
312912 Metallurgical or Materials Technician 2
313211 Radiocommunications Technician 2
142111 Retail Manager (General) 2
313212 Telecommunications Field Engineer 2
313213 Telecommunications Network Planner 2
313214 Telecommunications Technical Officer or Technologist 2
411716 Youth Worker 2
321111 Automotive Electrician 3
331212 Carpenter 3
331211 Carpenter and Joiner 3
321212 Diesel Motor Mechanic 3
341111 Electrician (General) 3
341112 Electrician (Special Class) 3
441211 Emergency Service Worker 3
323211 Fitter (General) 3
323212 Fitter and Turner 3
323213 Fitter-Welder 3
322311 Metal Fabricator 3
323214 Metal Machinist (First Class) 3
321211 Motor Mechanic (General) 3
452321 Sports Development Officer 3
322313 Welder (First Class) 3
070499 Bar Attendant (Supervisor) 4
421111 Child Care Worker 4
712211 Driller 4
721211 Earthmoving Plant Operator 4
721216 Loader Operator 4
721999 Mobile Plant Operator nec 4
821712 Scaffolder 4
733111 Truck Driver (General) 4
070499 Waiter (Supervisor) 4
821912 Driller’s Assistant 5