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Workforce Extensions | Bendigo
1300 132 127

Workforce Extensions is Australia’s leading owner-operated labour hire business network, providing companies nationwide with staff across a range of industries from healthcare to logistics to security. Workforce Extensions Castlemaine is a full-fledged security company with special emphasis on the provision of security officers and emergency response. Workforce Extensions Castlemaine’s Security Director, Richard Carrabott, has over 25 years of experience spent directly in the security sector and has earned his reputation as an expert in the field. Richard is experienced in all facets of security, is a member of Australian Security Industry Association Limited (ASIAL) and the Risk Management Institute of Australasia (RMIA) as well as holding qualifications in security risk management and occupational health and safety. Workforce Extensions Castlemaine employs over 50 security personnel. All security employees are fully licensed with a minimum Level 2 classification, and are registered with the Victoria Police Licensing and Regulation Division. Workforce Extensions Castlemaine Security Services include:

Security Risk Management

  • Security management plans
  • Security assessments
  • Security procedures
  • OH&S procedures
  • Emergency management response
  • Electronic security integration


Static Security

  • Static guarding – access control/gatehouse, asset protection, customer service, screening, crowd control
  • Concierge
  • Armed guarding – CIT escorts, bank and ATM guarding
  • Events – corporate and major
  • Loss prevention


Mobile Patrols And Response

  • Commercial
  • Domestic
  • Medical
  • Dispatch and respond
  • Permanent or adhoc
  • Vehicle tracking

Richard CarrabottRichard Carrabott – Operations Manager

Richard Carrabott enjoys the reputation of being an expert in the security industry. Richard is experienced in all facets of security; such as training, static guard, crowd control, risk management and patrols. Richard and his team also focus on the construction, healthcare and industrial sectors.

Sue DempsterSue Dempster – Office Manager

I have a long and proud history of managing the Workforce Extensions | Bendigo office. Having worked closely with our many customers for several years now, I understand the pressures and complexities of the businesses we serve; I can provide prompt and practical solutions to our clients with this experience.

Darren McClure – Account Manager

I’m the Account Manager here at Workforce Extensions | Bendigo.

I’m pretty hands-on when it comes to clients; I enjoy getting out on-site and have a genuine interest in our client’s business. I consider myself part of the client’s team.

I’m a devotee of compliance, linked with my training and tradie background I find I can easily communicate with clients and auditors. 

I welcome you to call me if we at Workforce Extensions | Bendigo can be of service.

Caitlan – Admin Officer

I provide admin support for the Workforce Extensions | Bendigo Office.

I consider myself the conduit between all the people we work with; the office team, the on-hire staff and clients all rely on me to ensure that payroll and back-of-office functions run smoothly. 

Let Our Business Minimise Your Risk

  • Security risk assessment
  • High risk client (VIP) supervision logistics and movement
  • Static guards
  • Patrols
  • Crowd control
  • Cash in transit
  • Special events security
  • 24/7 alarm monitoring
  • Electronic security integration
  • Alarm response

Workforce Extensions Castlemaine offers the assurance, financial security and systems integrity of a national enterprise, balanced by the responsiveness of a local business owner who is totally committed and capable of delivering the best service on the ground for our clients.


56 Vine Street
Bendigo VIC 3550
T: 1300 132 127
F: (03) 5444 5139


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