IRC Skills Forecast Survey Occupational Guide

AIS has produced this summary to assist stakeholders to complete the IRC Skills Forecast Survey. The lists of occupations below are not exhaustive but instead serve as a general indicator of occupational coverage by Industry Reference Committee.

Aviation Industry Reference Committee

  • Aerodrome Operations
  • Airport Safety
  • Ground Operations
  • Cargo Services
  • Customer Service
  • Aviation Transport Protection
  • Aviation Search and Rescue
  • Management and Supervision
  • Air Traffic Control
  • Flight Operations (Pilots – aeroplane, helicopter, commercial, military, remote and pilot in command)
  • Flight Instruction.

Corrections Industry Reference Committee

  • Justice Services
  • Correctional Practices
  • Administration
  • Management
  • Community and Youth Custodial
  • Dog Handling
  • Supervision
  • Leadership
  • Case Management
  • Community or Emergency Response
  • Intelligence Operations.

Electrotechnology Industry Reference Committee

  • Electronics
  • Electrical
  • Communications
  • Control Systems
  • Instrumentation
  • Lifts
  • Refrigeration
  • Air Conditioning
  • Renewable/Sustainable Energy
  • Fire and Security
  • Appliances
  • Gaming and Rail.

Electricity Supply Industry (ESI) – Generation Industry Reference Committee

  • Plant Operations Support
  • Systems Operations
  • Plant Operations
  • Electrical
  • Mechanical Maintenance
  • Large Scale Wind Generation Maintenance.

Transmission Distribution and Rail Industry Reference Committee

  • Transmission Structure and Line Assembly
  • National Broadband Network Cabling
  • Asset Inspection
  • Power Systems – Transmission Overhead (erection of towers, poles, structures and associated hardware)
  • Power Systems – Distribution Overhead (installation, maintenance and inspection poles, structures and associated hardware)
  • Power Systems – Distribution Cable Jointing
  • Power Systems
  • Power Systems Operations.

Gas Industry Reference Committee

  • Occupations involved in the manufacture and distribution of town gas through a system of mains and pipelines.

Maritime Industry Reference Committee

  • General Purpose Hands
  • Coxswains
  • Marine Engine Drivers
  • Marine Engineers
  • Marine Surveyors
  • Cooks
  • Integrated Ratings
  • Deck Officers
  • Ship’s Masters
  • Marina Operations.

Public Safety Industry Reference Committee

  • Public Safety occupations involved in: Aquatic Rescue
  • Aquatic Search and Rescue
  • Emergency Communications Centre Operations
  • Community Safety
  • Biosecurity Response Operations
  • Leadership
  • Emergency
  • Management
  • Search and Rescue – Management
  • Firefighting Operations
  • Supervision and Management
  • Firefighting
  • Emergency Operations
  • Fire Investigation.
  • Defence occupations involved in the manufacture
  • Storage
  • Distribution
  • Maintenance and use of explosives
  • Mechanic
  • Health officer
  • Combat system operations
  • Sensor operations
  • Electronic forensics
  • Simulator maintenance
  • Range control for land
  • Sea and air
  • Management
  • Work health and safety
  • Pastoral care chaplaincy.
  • Policing occupations involved in: Community Engagement
  • Aboriginal Community Policing
  • Police Liaison
  • Protective Services
  • Police Intelligence
  • Forensic Investigation
  • Forensic Firearm Examination
  • Forensic Fingerprint Investigation
  • Search and Rescue
  • Witness Protection
  • Surveillance
  • Undercover Operations
  • Close Personal Protection
  • Police Investigation
  • Police Negotiation
  • Crime Scene Investigation
  • Police Prosecution
  • Supervision and Management.

Rail Industry Reference Committee

  • Rail Infrastructure
  • Track Protection
  • Shunting
  • Rail Track Vehicle Driving
  • Tram or Light Rail Infrastructure
  • Customer Service
  • Rail Driving
  • Rail Track Surfacing
  • Signalling
  • Electric Passenger Train Guard
  • Track Protection
  • Heritage Locomotive Assistant or Steam Locomotive Fireman
  • Train Driving
  • Safety Investigation
  • Network Control
  • Safety Management
  • Tram/Light Rail Control
  • Rail Operations Management.

Transport and Logistics Industry Reference Committee

  • Warehousing and Logistics Operations
  • Driving Operations
  • Stevedoring
  • Yard Operations Freight Handler
  • Furniture Removals
  • International Freight Forwarding
  • Mobile Crane Operations
  • Waste Driving Operations
  • Driving Instruction for car
  • heavy vehicle and motorcycles
  • Materiel and Deployment Logistics
  • Traffic Operations
  • Bus and Coach Operations and Customs Broking.

Water Industry Reference Committee

  • Water Industry Operations (generalist, treatment, networks, source, irrigation, hydrography, trade waste)
  • treatment (drinking water, waste water)
  • Irrigation