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Other Miscellaneous Labourers

Overview

This unit group covers Labourers not elsewhere classified. It includes Bicycle Mechanics, Car Park Attendants, Crossing Supervisors, Electrical or Telecommunications Trades Assistants, Leaflet or Newspaper Deliverers, Mechanic's Assistants, Railways Assistants, Sign Erectors, Ticket Collectors or Ushers, and Trolley Collectors. The links below provide quick access to basic information for this occupation.  Greater detail can be found using any of the page tabs above. A one page printable summary of the key statistics for this occupation can also be found under the Reports and Links tab above. Just click on the tab and follow the link for Occupational Bulletin.

Tasks

This occupation may include associated occupations with varying tasks.

  • repairs and adjusts bicycles, and assembles bicycle kits
  • operates and maintains a car parking facility by guarding cars in parking areas and collecting fees at car park entry or exit points may drive and park cars, and operate boom gates
  • assists children, disabled and other pedestrians to cross roads by stopping traffic and ensuring all pedestrians have crossed safely before allowing traffic to flow through the crossing
  • assists electrotechnology and telecommunications trades workers to install and maintain electrical and telecommunications systems
  • collects leaflets or newspapers from a collection point and delivers them to homes in a specified area
  • assists motor mechanics to replace and repair worn and defective parts, re-assemble mechanical components, change oil and filters, and perform other routine mechanical tasks
  • erects and installs signs, and cleans signs and their sites after installation
  • collects tickets or admission passes and ushers patrons to their seats at an entertainment, sporting or recreational venue, prepares the venue before an event and locks up premises afterwards
  • collects supermarket trolleys from car parks and other areas, and returns them to the supermarket by hand or trailer may drive a small tractor to tow the trolleys

Job Titles

  • Bicycle Mechanic 
  • Car Park Attendant 
  • Crossing Supervisor 
  • Electrical-Telecommunications Trades Assistant 
  • Leaflet or Newspaper Deliverer 
  • Mechanic's Assistant 
  • Railways Assistant 
  • Sign Erector 
  • Ticket Collector or Usher 
  • Trolley Collector 
  • Labourers

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