Performs maintenance and lookout tasks aboard a ship.
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below. AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)
- handling ropes and wires, and operating mooring equipment when berthing and unberthing
- standing lookout watches at sea and adjusting the ship's course as directed
- assisting with cargo operations using on-board equipment and stowing and securing cargo
- patrolling ships to ensure safety of the vessel, cargo and passengers
- performing routine maintenance and checks on deck equipment, cargo gear, rigging, and lifesaving and firefighting appliances
- attaching gear and fastening towing cables to nets
- casting and lowering nets, pots, lines and traps into water
- preparing lines, attaching running gear and bait, and setting lines into position
- hauling in fishing gear and removing fish and other marine life
- sorting, cleaning, preserving, stowing and refrigerating catch
- Barge Hand
- Ferry Hand
- Tug Hand
Source: 1220.0 - ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations, First Edition.
Note: The tasks associated with the occupation are to be used as guidance only. The tasks listing may include tasks associated with the grouping/category to which the occupation belongs.
7 courses found.
SFI30219: Certificate III in Fishing Operations
SFI20219: Certificate II in Fishing Operations
MAR40121: Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Chief Integrated Rating)
MAR40120: Certificate IV in Maritime Operations (Chief Integrated Rating)
MAR30220: Certificate III in Maritime Operations (Integrated Rating)
|MAR30120: Certificate III in Marina Operations|
|MAR10220: Certificate I in Maritime Operations (General Purpose Hand Near Coastal)|