About Us

Workforce Extensions is Australia’s leading owner-operated labour hire business network. Since 1997 we have been providing businesses nationwide with quality temporary, part-time and full-time staff across a range of industries. Our difference is our people. With Workforce Extensions you deal with business owners who have extensive experience in the staffing business. Each office is owned and operated by a local businessperson who understands the people business and can therefore give your business the edge it requires. You will receive the best service possible time and time again – because you can build a long-term relationship with a business owner who’s there year in, year out. Workforce Extensions offer our clients a broad range of services, including:

  • Temporary staff recruitment
  • Permanent staffing recruitment
  • HR consulting
  • Industrial relations compliance
  • Industry staff training


Workforce Extensions supplies temporary, part-time and full-time staff to businesses across a wide range of industries, including:

  • Healthcare
  • Aged care
  • Industrial and manufacturing
  • Warehousing and distribution
  • Horticulture
  • Domestic and commercial construction
  • Administration
  • Transport and logistics
  • Civil construction
  • Waste management
  • Traffic management
  • Security
  • Mining


Workforce Extensions supplies staff to businesses throughout Australia*, with major offices in Victoria, New South Wales, ACT, Tasmania, South Australia, Western Australia and Queensland. We currently have over 1,000 active clients (1,016 at Sept 2012) as well as over 8,000 skilled and reliable candidates registered with our organisation.








National Office: Melbourne, VIC (administration only). * Refer to our licencing page for more information about the provision of labour hire services to states and territories in Australia.

Why Us?

When you deal with Workforce Extensions you can rest assured that we will meet all statutory obligations. Our accreditation in quality and OH&S management guarantees that our systems meet best practice standards. Access to advice from our national office means we know the ins and outs of payroll tax, superannuation, workcover and OH&S.

Accreditations/ Memberships

  • Security Licence: 749-575-50S
  • WorkPro Membership
  • Quality Management Systems for Labour Hire and Ancillary Services: AS/NZS ISO9001:2008. Licence #: Q0104
  • Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (for Labour Hire and Ancillary Services): OHSAS 18001:2007
  • Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (for Labour Hire and Ancillary Services): AS/NZS 4801:2001

Workplace Safety

We strive to provide all of our clients and candidates with the best possible labour hire and recruitment experience in each and every dealing. Each Workforce Extensions office continuously undergoes extensive training to ensure all OH&S requirements are met at each and every placement. A safe and risk-free working environment is a priority for our organisation. Therefore all of our offices adhere to stringent regulations and testing. Each office is approved by Quality Services Certification (QSCE), for quality OH&S and quality management systems for the provision of labour hire and ancillary services.


Our staff are comprehensively trained in seeking the right candidate for the right job. We are people who are passionate and dedicated to placing the right people in the best labour hire and permanent positions for your business. All candidates are interviewed to ensure they have the correct training, qualifications, experience and compliances for all job placements.


The Workforce Extensions philosophy ensures we fill your people requirements, in full, as you need them. We find the right candidate and get them to you on time, every time. Our locally-owned and operated offices are available to supply you with staff RIGHT now. When you contact Workforce Extensions you will get through to someone who is ready and willing to help fulfil your employment needs immediately.


To obtain a quote call us today or fill out our online form to request staff for your business.


Workforce Extensions provides 24 hour permanent onsite guards, and security management for the new Don KRC site in Castlemaine.

George Weston Foods, Management

Workforce Extensions provides an integrated and tailored security services to Flowserve’s large 5 hectare factory site.

Flowserve Australia, Management

Les Atlas and his team at Workforce Extensions also have a strong data base of specialised labour and together we can usually overcome most labour shortage issues.

Ross Payne, Glenvill Pty Ltd