899311 Handyperson

ANZSCO Occupation Code: 
899311
ANZSCO Occupation Name: 
Handyperson
Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List: 
No
Short-term Skilled Occupation List: 
No
494: 
No
LMT Protected Occupation: 
No
ANZSCO Occupation Description: 

899311 HANDYPERSON

Cleans, paints, repairs and maintains buildings, grounds and facilities.
Skill Level: 5
Specialisation:
Hotel Yardperson

ANZSCO Skill Level: 
5

8993 Handypersons

ANZSCO Unit Group Code: 
8993
ANZSCO Unit Group Name: 
Handypersons
ANZSCO Unit Group Description: 

8993 HANDYPERSONS

HANDYPERSONS clean, paint, repair and maintain buildings, grounds and facilities.
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.
Tasks Include:

repairing broken windows, screens, doors, fences, barbecues, picnic tables, shelves, cupboards and other items
replacing defective items such as light bulbs
repairing and painting interior and exterior surfaces such as walls, ceilings and fences
clearing rubbish and leaves from driveways and grounds
mowing lawns and cultivating gardens
adjusting doors and windows
replacing tap washers
putting up handrails and grab rails

Avg. weekly earnings - males (May 2012): 
737.40
Avg. weekly earnings - females (May 2012): 
566.40
Avg. weekly earnings - persons (May 2012): 
722.40