Production Manager (Manufacturing) - ANZSCO 133512


Production Manager (Forestry) - ANZSCO 133511

Skill Level



1. Operations Manager (Production)
2. Plant Manager (Manufacturing) (Aus)
3. Works Manager (Manufacturing) (Aus)

Occupation Lists

This occupation is on the following skills lists:
1. Skilled Occupations List
2. Consolidated Sponsored Occupations List
3. RSMS Occupations List

DIAC Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations

1. 1222-11 Production Manager (Manufacturing)

Group: 1335 Production Managers


plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the production activities of forestry, manufacturing and mining organisations including physical and human resources.


1. determining, implementing and monitoring production strategies, policies and plans 2. planning details of production activities in terms of output quality and quantity, cost, time available and labour requirements 3. controlling the operation of production plant and quality procedures through planning of maintenance, designation of operating hours and supply of parts and tools 4. monitoring production output and costs, and adjusting processes and resources to minimise costs 5. informing other Managers about production matters 6. overseeing the acquisition and installation of new plant and equipment 7. directing research into production methods, and recommending and implementing initiatives 8. controlling the preparation of production records and reports 9. bcoordinating the implementation of occupational health and safety requirements 10.directing staff activities and monitoring their performance

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Occupations in this Group

1. 133511 Production Manager (Forestry)
2. 133512 Production Manager (Manufacturing)
3. 133513 Production Manager (Mining)