Snapshot

Drainers install, maintain and design below-ground drainage systems and associated sewerage or effluent disposal systems. Registration or licensing is required.
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Drainer
  • How many are employed in this occupation?
85,100
  • What are the average weekly earnings for full time workers ($ before tax)?
$1142
  • How does unemployment compare with other occupations?
Below average
  • What are the job prospects for this occupation?
Average
  • What will be the likely future employment growth for the next five years?
Strong growth
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Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.
  • installing sewerage and effluent pumping equipment and disposal systems
  • installing below-ground drainage systems and associated ground support systems

Job Titles

  • Drainer

VET (Vocational Education And Training)

  • Certificate II in Drainage
  • Certificate III in Plumbing

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