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Wholesale Trade

Wholesalers don't usually have a shop front to sell their items; they are the middle step between producers and retailers. Wholesale jobs are generally in capital cities and most are full-time. There are good entry level opportunities that do not require study after high school.

Job Profiles

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Accountants provide services relating to financial reporting, taxation, auditing, insolvency, accounting information systems, budgeting, cost manageme...

  • $1,660 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Accounting Clerks monitor creditor and debtor accounts, undertake related routine documentation, and calculate and investigate the cost of wages, mate...

  • $1,190 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Advertising and Marketing Professionals develop and coordinate advertising strategies and campaigns, determine the market for new goods and services, ...

  • $1,737 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Advertising, Public Relations and Sales Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate advertising, public relations, sales and marketing act...

  • $2,224 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Agricultural and Forestry Scientists advise farmers, rural industries and government on aspects of farming, develop techniques for increasing producti...

  • $2,218 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Auctioneers, and Stock and Station Agents sell property at auction, and advise and represent farmers in business transactions such as buying and selli...

  • $1,405 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Butchers and Smallgoods Makers select, cut, trim, prepare and arrange meat for sale and supply, operate meat and smallgoods processing machines, and m...

  • $1,056 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Call or Contact Centre and Customer Service Managers organise and control the operations of call or contact centres, review customer services, and mai...

  • $1,756 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • High skill Skill Level

Chief Executives and Managing Directors determine, formulate and review the general policy programs and the overall direction of organisations within ...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Clay, Concrete, Glass and Stone Processing Machine Operators operate machines to manufacture and finish a variety of clay, concrete, glassware and sto...

  • $1,063 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Delivery Drivers drive vans and cars to deliver goods.

  • $1,010 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Electronics Engineers design, develop, adapt, install, test and maintain electronic components, circuits and systems used for computer systems, commun...

  • $2,502 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Electronics Trades Workers maintain, adjust and repair electronic equipment such as business machines, video and audio equipment, and electronic instr...

  • $1,348 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Fashion, Industrial and Jewellery Designers plan, design, develop and document products for manufacture and prepare designs and specifications of prod...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Finance Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the financial and accounting activities within organisations.

  • $2,286 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Food and Drink Factory Workers perform routine tasks in manufacturing food and beverages.

  • $1,208 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Forklift Drivers operate forklifts to move bulk materials, containers, crates, palletised goods, cartons and bales.

  • $1,113 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Freight and Furniture Handlers load and unload trucks, containers and rail cars, and transfer cargo between ships and other forms of transport and sto...

  • $1,317 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

General Managers plan, organise, direct, control and review the day-to-day operations and major functions of commercial, industrial, government and de...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Glaziers measure, cut, finish, fit and install flat glass and mirrors.

  • $1,050 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

ICT Sales Assistants sell computing and telecommunications related goods and services in retail and wholesale establishments.

  • $936 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

ICT Sales Professionals manage client accounts and represent companies in selling a range of computer hardware, software and other ICT goods and servi...

  • $2,951 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

ICT Support and Test Engineers develop procedures and strategies to support, create, maintain and manage technical quality assurance processes and gui...

  • $2,019 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Importers, Exporters and Wholesalers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the operations of importing, exporting and wholesaling establishme...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Meat Boners and Slicers, and Slaughterers trim and cut meat from bones, sides and carcasses, and slaughter livestock in abattoirs.

  • $1,202 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Meat, Poultry and Seafood Process Workers slaughter and eviscerate poultry, and process, grade and package meat, poultry, fish and shellfish.

  • $1,028 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Metal Fitters and Machinists fit and assemble fabricated metal parts into products, set up machining tools, production machines and textile machines, ...

  • $2,062 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Models and Sales Demonstrators wear and display clothing and accessories and pose for art and photography, and demonstrate goods at commercial premise...

  • $958 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Motor Mechanics repair, maintain and test motor vehicle and other internal combustion engines and related mechanical components.

  • $1,436 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Motor Vehicle and Vehicle Parts Salespersons sell motor vehicles, boats, caravans, earthmoving equipment, vehicle accessories and parts in retail and ...

  • $1,184 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories Fitters fit and replace parts and accessories on motor vehicles.

  • $1,014 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Nurserypersons propagate and cultivate trees, shrubs, and ornamental and flowering plants in plant nurseries.

  • $1,073 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Other Factory Process Workers includes a number of occupations such as Cement and Concrete Plant Workers, Chemical Plant Workers, Clay Processing Fact...

  • $945 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Other Sales Assistants and Salespersons includes occupations such as Materials Recyclers and Rental Salespersons.

  • $1,128 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

This group includes Sales Support Workers not covered elsewhere.

  • $1,510 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Packers weigh, wrap, seal and label chocolate, fruit, vegetables, meat, seafood and other products.

  • $908 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Paper and Wood Processing Machine Operators operate machines to manufacture paper packaging and other paper products, fibreboard stock, logs, plywood,...

  • $1,312 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Precision Metal Trades Workers fabricate, assemble, maintain and repair metal precision instruments.

  • $1,149 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Product Assemblers put together components and subassemblies that go into the production of metal products, electrical and electronic equipment, jewel...

  • $963 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Product Quality Controllers examine manufactured products and primary produce to ensure conformity to specifications and standards of presentation and...

  • $1,314 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Production Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the production activities of forestry, manufacturing and mining organisations inclu...

  • $2,258 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Purchasing and Supply Logistics Clerks prepare and process orders for goods and services, monitor stock levels and supply sources and maintain stock a...

  • $1,251 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Retail and Wool Buyers select and buy goods for resale in retail establishments, and value and buy wool sold by wool growers.

  • $1,810 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Retail Supervisors supervise and coordinate the activities of retail sales workers.

  • $1,101 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Sales Assistants (General) sell goods and services, such as food, clothing, hardware, household appliances, office supplies and cosmetics, in retail a...

  • $961 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Sales Representatives represent companies to sell their goods and business services to wholesale and retail establishments.

  • $1,419 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Sewing Machinists operate industrial sewing machines to sew and finish garments and soft furnishings such as curtains.

  • $865 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Storepersons receive, handle and despatch goods in stores and warehouses.

  • $1,052 Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Street Vendors and Related Salespersons sell goods and services on established routes, door-to-door, and at street and market locations.

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Supply, Distribution and Procurement Managers plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate the supply, storage and distribution of goods, products a...

  • $2,519 Weekly Pay
  • Strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Technical Sales Representatives represent companies in selling a range of industrial, medical and pharmaceutical goods and services to industrial, bus...

  • $1,606 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Telecommunications Engineering Professionals design, construct, install, service and support telecommunications equipment, systems and facilities.

  • $2,279 Weekly Pay
  • Very strong Future Growth
  • Very high skill Skill Level

Telemarketers telephone existing and prospective customers to promote goods and services, and obtain sales and arrange sales visits.

  • $1,129 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Timber and Wood Process Workers perform routine tasks in paper and pulp mills, sawmills, timber yards, and wood processing and timber products factori...

  • $1,013 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Entry level Skill Level

Toolmakers and Engineering Patternmakers make and repair tools, dies, jigs, fixtures and other precision parts and equipment to fine tolerances for ma...

  • Unavailable Weekly Pay
  • Stable Future Growth
  • Medium skill Skill Level

Transport and Despatch Clerks verify and maintain records of incoming and outgoing goods, prepare goods for despatch, arrange clearance and collection...

  • $1,356 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Truck Drivers drive heavy trucks, removal vans, tankers and tow trucks to transport bulky goods and liquids.

  • $1,509 Weekly Pay
  • Moderate Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level

Visual Merchandisers plan and install internal, window and fixed displays to show goods to their best advantage.

  • $1,246 Weekly Pay
  • Decline Future Growth
  • Lower skill Skill Level
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