Regional shortage occupations Carinthia

In addition to the Austria-wide shortage occupations, there are also officially identified shortages of skilled personnel in the occupations and federal states listed below. Again, people who have vocational training and a job offer in these occupations can immigrate to Austria more quickly than other skilled personnel.

For the year 2022, the following occupations are considered regional shortage occupations in Carinthia:

Department store clerk (Warenhausverkäufer:innen)
Electromechanic (Elektromechaniker:innen)
Technical illustrator (Technische Zeichner:innen)
Graduate engineer for economics (Diplomingenieur:innen für Wirtschaftswesen)
Bookkeeper (Buchhalter:innen)
Buyer (Einkäufer:innen)
Forwarding specialists (Speditionsfachleute)
Electrical occupations (Elektroberufe)

Department store clerk
Department store salesperson, department manager (retail), garden center salesperson

Electromechanic, electromechanic master craftsman, electromechanic master craftsman, test field mechanic, switchgear mechanic, communications electronics technician, measurement and control mechanic, micromechanic, microelectronics technician, communications technician for EDP and telecommunications, communications technician for communications electronics, EDP technician, IT electronics technician, mechatronics technician (with apprenticeship certificate), electrical machine technician, electronics technician (with apprenticeship certificate), service technician telecom, electromechanic for low current, electromechanic for high current, Electromechanical technicians and machine builders, Process control technicians, Electronics production technicians, Air traffic control technicians, Assembly technicians - electromechanical/electronic, Service technicians for office machines, Service technicians for EDP, Service technicians for household appliances, Service technicians for building services, Service technicians for cooling systems, Service technicians for machines and systems, Service technicians for telecommunication networks, Control and regulation technicians, Electrical technicians - automation and Process Control Technician mechatronics technician - alternative drive technology, mechatronics technician - automation technology, mechatronics technician - office and IT systems technology, mechatronics technician - electrical machine technology, mechatronics technician - production technology, mechatronics technician - medical equipment technologyplasterer, stuccoer, plasterer and drywaller, drywall foreman, drywaller

Technical illustrator
Civil draftsman, technical draftsman, civil assistant, cartographer

Graduate engineer for economics
Work echnician, work preparer, operations technician, refa technician, technicale operations manager, technicale estimator, industrial technician, assistant to operations manager, controller, controlling assistant, safety specialist/ technician, acceptance technician, operations and industrial technician, research and development technician, innovation technician, production technician, sales technician, industrial engineer, customer support technician, maintenance technician, quality engineer, production planner, head of maintenance, technicale assistant

Balance sheet accountant, bookkeeper, accounting clerk, financial accountant, general accountant, hotel accountant, machine accountant, balance accountant, accounts receivable accountant, accounts payable accountant, finance and accounting assistant

Buyer (trade), purchasing manager, technical buyer, fashion outfitter

Forwarding specialists
Forwarding specialists, forwarding merchants, customs declarant, transport consultant, forwarding logistician

Electrical occupations
Electrical equipment assembler, Electrical tester, Adjuster, Contactor, Assembler (electrical), Assembler, Microtechnician:in, Electronics technician:in - applied electronics, Electronics technician - microtechnology, SMD assembler, Electronics technician - information/ telecommunications technology, Electronics technician - communications electronics

You can find more information about the respective professions here.

The regional shortage occupations apply in addition to the federal shortage occupations.

Please note that despite careful research, the Austrian Business Agency/Work in Austria does not guarantee the accuracy of this information and is not liable for it in any way.

In case of doubt, please contact the ABA Immigration and Residence Services to define the correct allocation in the designated Austrian occupational group.