Skip links

Employer sponsored migration (457, 186)

Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)

Medium to Long Term Strategic Skills List – Employer sponsored (457, 186)

ItemOccupation
1chief executive or managing director
2corporate general manager
3construction project manager
4engineering manager
5child care centre manager
6nursing clinical director
7primary health organisation manager
8welfare centre manager
9faculty head
10chief information officer
11environmental manager
12musician (instrumental)
13accountant (general)
14management accountant
15taxation accountant
16external auditor
17internal auditor
18actuary
19statistician
20economist
21land economist
22valuer
23architect
24landscape architect
25surveyor
26cartographer
27other spatial scientist
28chemical engineer
29materials engineer
30civil engineer
31geotechnical engineer
32quantity surveyor
33structural engineer
34transport engineer
35electrical engineer
36electronics engineer
37industrial engineer
38mechanical engineer
39production or plant engineer
40mining engineer (excluding petroleum)
41petroleum engineer
42aeronautical engineer
43agricultural engineer
44biomedical engineer
45engineering technologist
46environmental engineer
47naval architect
48engineering professionals (nec)
49agricultural consultant
50agricultural scientist
51forester
52chemist
53food technologist
54environmental consultant
55environmental research scientist
56environmental scientists (nec)
57geophysicist
58hydrogeologist
59life scientist (general)
60biochemist
61biotechnologist
62botanist
63marine biologist
64microbiologist
65zoologist
66life scientists (nec)
67medical laboratory scientist
68veterinarian
69conservator
70metallurgist
71meteorologist
72physicist
73natural and physical science professionals (nec)
74early childhood (pre-primary school) teacher
75secondary school teacher
76special needs teacher
77teacher of the hearing impaired
78teacher of the sight impaired
79special education teachers (nec)
80university lecturer
81medical diagnostic radiographer
82medical radiation therapist
83nuclear medicine technologist
84sonographer
85optometrist
86orthotist or prosthetist
87chiropractor
88osteopath
89occupational therapist
90physiotherapist
91podiatrist
92audiologist
93speech pathologist
94general practitioner
95specialist physician (general medicine)
96cardiologist
97clinical haematologist
98medical oncologist
99endocrinologist
100gastroenterologist
101intensive care specialist
102neurologist
103paediatrician
104renal medicine specialist
105rheumatologist
106thoracic medicine specialist
107specialist physicians (nec)
108psychiatrist
109surgeon (general)
110cardiothoracic surgeon
111neurosurgeon
112orthopaedic surgeon
113otorhinolaryngologist
114paediatric surgeon
115plastic and reconstructive surgeon
116urologist
117vascular surgeon
118dermatologist
119emergency medicine specialist
120obstetrician and gynaecologist
121ophthalmologist
122pathologist
123diagnostic and interventional radiologist
124radiation oncologist
125medical practitioners (nec)
126midwife
127nurse practitioner
128registered nurse (aged care)
129registered nurse (child and family health)
130registered nurse (community health)
131registered nurse (critical care and emergency)
132registered nurse (developmental disability)
133registered nurse (disability and rehabilitation)
134registered nurse (medical)
135registered nurse (medical practice)
136registered nurse (mental health)
137registered nurse (perioperative)
138registered nurse (surgical)
139registered nurse (paediatrics)
140registered nurses (nec)
141ICT business analyst
142systems analyst
143multimedia specialist
144analyst programmer
145developer programmer
146software engineer
147software and applications programmers (nec)
148ICT security specialist
149computer network and systems engineer
150telecommunications engineer
151telecommunications network engineer
152barrister
153solicitor
154clinical psychologist
155educational psychologist
156organisational psychologist
157psychologists (nec)
158social worker
159civil engineering draftsperson
160civil engineering technician
161electrical engineering draftsperson
162electrical engineering technician
163radio communications technician
164telecommunications field engineer
165telecommunications technical officer or technologist
166automotive electrician
167motor mechanic (general)
168diesel motor mechanic
169motorcycle mechanic
170small engine mechanic
171sheetmetal trades worker
172metal fabricator
173welder (first class)
174fitter (general)
175fitter and turner
176fitter-welder
177metal machinist (first class)
178locksmith
179panelbeater
180bricklayer
181stonemason
182carpenter and joiner
183carpenter
184joiner
185painting trades worker
186glazier
187fibrous plasterer
188solid plasterer
189wall and floor tiler
190plumber (general)
191airconditioning and mechanical services plumber
192drainer
193gasfitter
194roof plumber
195electrician (general)
196electrician (special class)
197lift mechanic
198airconditioning and refrigeration mechanic
199technical cable jointer
200electronic equipment trades worker
201electronic instrument trades worker (general)
202electronic instrument trades worker (special class)
203chef
204horse trainer
205cabinetmaker
206boat builder and repairer
207shipwright
Return to top of page