Word Processing Operator Australia

Word Processing Operator Australia ANZSCO  532113:

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Word Processing Operator Australia ANZSCO 532113:

Description

Operates a computer to type, edit and generate a variety of documents and reports.

Skill Level

4

Alternative Titles

  • Typist

Group: 5321 Keyboard Operators

Description

input and process text and data, and prepare, edit and generate documents for storage, processing, publication and transmission.

Tasks

  • entering data and codes required to process information
  • retrieving, confirming and updating data in storage and keeping records of data input
  • taking verbatim records of proceedings in rapid shorthand using computerised equipment and shorthand-writing machines
  • transcribing information recorded in shorthand and on sound recording equipment, and proofreading and correcting copy
  • reading portions of transcripts during trials and other proceedings on request of Judges and other officials
  • reproducing the spoken word, environmental sounds and song lyrics as captions for television programming, and the deaf and hearing impaired
  • preparing reports, letters and similar material for publication and electronic transmission
  • sorting outgoing material and preparing documents for transmission

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
In Australia:
AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

Occupations in this Group

  • 532111 Data Entry Operator
  • 532112 Machine Shorthand Reporter
  • 532113 Word Processing Operator