Highly skilled migration and the METS sector: mining equipment, tech and services sector

The METS sector is one of Australia's largest, alongside other major economic drivers such as construction, agriculture and retail. Australia is recognised globally as the market leader in Mining Equipment, Technology and Services across many different technology platforms and commodity segments. This sector contributes an estimated 15% of GDP and...

High-skilled occupation in demand by businesses, employer-sponsored visas

The characteristics of a high-skilled occupation is that they are mainly in cognitive-intense roles performing non-routine tasks. Analytical, cognitive, social, management and maths skills are the most utilised by those in highly skilled ANZSCO level 1 jobs. Technological change means that many lower-skilled jobs are increasingly becoming redundant. As new...