839918 Recycling Worker

ANZSCO Occupation Code: 
839918
ANZSCO Occupation Name: 
Recycling Worker
Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List: 
No
Short-term Skilled Occupation List: 
No
494: 
No
LMT Protected Occupation: 
No
ANZSCO Occupation Description: 

839918 RECYCLING WORKER

Alternative Title:
Recycling Sorter

Performs routine tasks in a recycling facility such as sorting, packing and storing plastics, glass, paper, metals and other recyclable materials which have been collected from household, commercial and industrial premises in preparation for use in creating new products.
Skill Level: 5

ANZSCO Skill Level: 
5

8399 Other Factory Process Workers

ANZSCO Unit Group Code: 
8399
ANZSCO Unit Group Name: 
Other Factory Process Workers
ANZSCO Unit Group Description: 

8399 OTHER FACTORY PROCESS WORKERS

This unit group covers Factory Process Workers not elsewhere classified.
It includes Cement and Concrete Plant Workers, Chemical Plant Workers, Clay Processing Factory Workers, Fabric and Textile Factory Workers, Footwear Factory Workers, Glass Processing Workers, Hide and Skin Processing Workers and Recycling Workers.
Indicative Skill Level:
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications outlined below.
In Australia:
AQF Certificate I, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 1 qualification, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

For some occupations a short period of on-the-job training may be required in addition to or instead of the formal qualification. In some instances no formal qualification or on-the-job training may be required.

Avg. weekly earnings - males (May 2012): 
773.80
Avg. weekly earnings - females (May 2012): 
380.40
Avg. weekly earnings - persons (May 2012): 
669.00