Commissioned Fire Officer - ANZSCO 139112


Provides high level management to support the running of a geographical or operational section of a fire service.


1. Chief Technology Officer

Skill Level



1. Fire Investigator
2. Inspector (Fire Services)

DIAC Endorsed Correlations to ASCO Occupations

This occupation is on the following skills lists:
1. 1294-13 Commissioned Fire Officer

Occupation Lists

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

Group: 1391 Commissioned Officers (Management)


provide high level management to support the running of organisational, geographical and operational units and sections within the defence forces and fire and police services.


1. establishing administrative and operational procedures by taking account of the organisation's operating environment
2. making policy decisions and accepting responsibility for operations, performance of staff, achievement of targets and adherence to budgets, standards and procedures
3. establishing lines of control and delegating responsibilities to subordinate staff
4. representing the organisation in dealings with other organisations and the public
5. controlling the collection and interpretation of management information to monitor performance
6. controlling the use of, and accounting for, the assets and facilities of the organisation
7. preparing budgets and other management plans
8. preparing reports, authorising the release of information, and handling public relations activities

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. 139111 Commissioned Defence Force Officer
2. 139112 Commissioned Fire Officer
3 139113 Commissioned Police Officer