Casual Traffic Controller, Team Leaders, TMA Drivers

About the company

At Altus Traffic, we share a commitment to enhancing safety by expertly managing traffic. Working with main road authorities, councils and both public and private entities, Altus Traffic currently provides and delivers more than 2 million hours of traffic management services annually through a resource base exceeding 1,800 staff, 1000 vehicles and 1000’s of ancillary traffic devices.

We live and breathe our corporate values - Safe, Team, Positive Attitude, Respect, Communicate, and Honest.

About the role

We are currently working on multiple major projects, new and existing, throughout Northern Rivers NSW.

We are looking for reliable and experienced Traffic Controllers, Team Leaders, TMA Drivers with a commitment to safety and team work for shifts across Ballina, Tweed Heads, Coffs Harbour.


  • Perform all tasks associated with traffic management for works or events
  • Use of Stop/Slow Bat to control traffic
  • Implement and monitor operational Traffic Management Plans
  • Complete vehicle pre-start checks
  • Load and unload vehicles with signage and equipment
  • Complete required paperwork
  • Complete site hazard assessments and implement control measures to suit the site
  • Report on site hazards and near misses
  • Monitor traffic behaviour and or flow to ensure safety is maintained at all times
  • Obey instructions from team leaders, foremen, or inspectors and auditors
  • Control traffic, pedestrians and cyclists to protect maintenance workers, work crews and members of the public

Skills & Experience

  • Current TC Licence, OH&S White, Blue and Yellow Cards or Equivalent
  • MANUAL/Auto Driver's licence and own reliable transport to attend work
  • Drivers Licence, Medium Rigid (M.R) or Heavy Rigid (H.R) TMA Drivers only
  • Availability to work days, nights and weekends
  • A minimum of 6 months Traffic Control experience
  • People who can work individually and in teams
  • Safety focused people with excellent communication skills

Culture & Benefits

  • PPE and company branded uniform provided
  • A commitment to safety in all we do - an industry leader
  • Fun and engaging safety and wellbeing initiatives for everyone to be involved in
  • Birthday and anniversary recognition
  • Active contributor to the SARAH Group and National Road Safety Week
  • Development program for Traffic Controllers to become Team Leaders and Advanced Team Leaders with remuneration incentive
  • Weekly pay cycle with penalty rates

How to apply

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Job Type: Casual

Salary: $50,833.00 – $62,129.00 per year

Work Eligibility:

  • Permitted to work permanently with no restriction on hours (e.g. citizen, permanent resident) (Preferred)