Expressions of Interest – Events Staff - Traffic Controllers & Security Guards – NSW

Posted date: 08 February 2023
CATO is on the hunt for a number of talented people to join the crew in Traffic Control and Security. We have secured some exciting new projects for the summer months (including Christmas and the New Year) with our partners City of Sydney and Camden Councils and we want to show them the best of what our people can offer.
If you are someone who loves to work across varied locations and events with fun and friendly work mates this could be the gig for you

Some Of Our Benefits Include:

  • Experience and exposure on film and television sets/location as well as large scale events 
  • Varied hours and days to suit hybrid working arrangements and other employment
  • Fun and exciting events across Sydney
  • Great development opportunities to step up and lead teams with training
  • CATO competitive hourly rate

What You Need:

  • Relevant certifications and licencing in Traffic Control, Security or First Aid
  • A can do and flexible attitude
  • Strong communication
  • Ability to navigate phone apps and other workplace tools proficiently
  • Availability for at least 2 shifts per week (day/night)

Position Details – Traffic Controller:

As a Traffic Controller (TC) you will be responsible for setting up, managing and removing temporary
traffic control schemes. The job requires regular physical manual effort. You will be required to stand
for 8 to 10 hours per day handling a Stop-Slow bat, or managing other similar traffic control signs
and devices, regardless of weather conditions. You must be able to operate in a team environment
and assist all team members in the performance of their duties. As a TC you will work closely with a
co-worker to ensure the safe management of work zones or events for all Cato Location Services

Position Details - Security Guard:

As a Security Guard you will be responsible for guarding and ensuring foremost, the safety of people
(including but not limited to: talent, crew, production), equipment, locations and events. The job
often requires long hours, working nights and solo shifts. You will be required to stand for 8 to 10
hours per day patrolling sites and events and guarding assets, regardless of weather conditions.

To Apply:

If you meet the criteria, please send your CV with heading as “Events – Traffic Controller Applicant – NSW” or “Events – Security Guard Applicant – NSW” to alternatively if you don’t meet the criteria and have any questions, please email

Your CV will be reviewed by the HR Manager and will be in touch when there is an opportunity

About CATO Location Services:

CATO Location Services is a recognised driving force behind the entertainment industry in Australia.
We specialise in location services including traffic management for the film and events industries.
Our focus is to deliver smart, seamless, cost-effective, safe and reliable services to our clients. And
provide a safe, exciting and diverse working environment for our employees, giving opportunity and
exposure to some of the biggest and best productions happening right now.

The work can be based in various locations across Sydney Region and surrounding suburbs, Central
NSW, Central Coast, South Coast.