SPONSORED JOBS FOR ELECTRICIANS!

Date 23.02.2017

Sponsored Jobs in Australia for Electricians

The request for skilled electricians in Australia is very high, because the fast growth of the construction and industrial industry. There are 165,500 general electricians in Australia, however, electricians who specialise in a specific field are also needed. These include; domestic electricians, industrial electricians, electrical engineers, and electrical technicians.

Australian Skills Assessment:

No matter your occupation, you must take an Australian skills assessment or qualification assessment, before applying for a visa. This way, you will know whether your skillset is needed in Australia. Check the Consolidated Skilled Occupations List (CSOL) for details of the jobs that Australia is in short supply. There are also specific lists for each state if you know where you’d like to move to in the country.

Migrating to Australia:

There are many different paths you can take to apply for a visa to Australia:

457 Employer Sponsored Visa – a temporary four-year visa. An approved employer can act as a business sponsor and nominate a skilled position from the CSOL in Australia. The intended employee can then apply for a visa to fill that position. 186 Employer Nomination Scheme – allows an employer from anywhere in Australia to sponsor highly skilled employees (from outside or already working in the country) for permanent residency. 187 Regional Sponsored Migration Scheme – allows an employer from anywhere in Australia to sponsor highly skilled employees (from outside or already working in the country) for permanent residency in their current region of work.

Electrical Skills Assessment:

Here at the Down Under Centre, we specialise in Electrical Skills Assessments for UK residents as we work closely with Future Skills International; to find out more, visit our website: www.downundercentre.com/electrical-skills-assessment-australia_s11

Finding a Job:

We also work closely with ‘Sparky Hire’, one of the leading electrical companies out in Australia. They have many jobs available which can be found on our jobs page: www.downundercentre.com/jobs-sparky-hire

Need help and advice about skills assessment and other queries about moving to Australia? Get in touch with us today at info@downundercentre.com.