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How to overcome lack of local experience in Australia

by Anna Laver, Talent Acquisition & Marketing at ConsultANZ Recruitment

You have arrived Congratulations! You have arrived in Australia on a work visa and you are ready to put your engineering skills to the test. If you haven’t found an employer yet, the fun is about to begin. Although the demand for engineers in Australia is huge, we often hear from migrant engineers that finding the very first job can… Read More

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TSS – Temporary Skills Shortage Visa

by Anna Laver, Talent Acquisition & Marketing Manager at ConsultANZ Recruitment

What is a TSS Visa (Subclass 482)? From March 2018 the Australian Government will introduce a new work visa – the Temporary Skills Shortage (TSS) visa which will replace the 457 visa. Until the TSS visa is introduced, the Australian subclass 457 visa will remain available for use by businesses that wish to sponsor skilled workers. TSS is a temporary… Read More

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Skills Assessment for Engineers moving to Australia

by Anna Laver, Talent Acquisition & Marketing at ConsultANZ Recruitment

Getting your engineering skills recognized in Australia If you are considering obtaining an Australian work visa, you might have already heard of Engineers Australia. Engineers Australia (EA) is the professional body for engineers of various kinds and performs Skills Assessments for migration purposes. Everyone applying for a visa within the General Skilled Migration Program needs to obtain a positive Skills… Read More