Casual Crowd Controllers

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Join the Perth Racing team and work amongst the raceday action!

This is your chance to be part of the Ascot Racing Carnival. From October to January each year, Ascot Racecourse comes alive with some of our biggest raceday events, including Melbourne Cup, The Pinnacles and Perth Cup.  PRS has also been providing premium security and event services for many regional race clubs and other events throughout WA since 2005.

We are currently seeking qualified and experienced casual team members to work as Supervisors, Emergency Response, and Crowd Controllers for the 2023-24 Ascot Racing Carnival.


About Us

We are WA’s only metropolitan race club and manage two venues – Ascot and Belmont Park Racecourses. For 160 years, we have been one of Perth’s major tourist attractions, offering thoroughbred racing, entertainment and venue hire for special events.

Racing is an all-year sport – we host race meets every week in every season! In addition to our racing carnivals, we also host corporate functions, conferences, festivals, weddings, trade shows and much more.

For the superstars in our team, we have shifts available for raceday and non-raceday events all year round, above and beyond our Ascot Racing Carnival.


Why join Perth Racing?

We offer excellent hourly rates, a range of social and employee benefits, plus a fun and supportive team environment.

The perks of Perth Racing include:

·         Daytime hours

·         Public Holiday rates on Perth Cup Day (Monday 1 January 2024)

·         Free onsite parking

·         Close proximity to public transport

·         Lunch provided on key days

·         Uniforms provided and laundered each shift

·         Training provided

  • Your safety & wellbeing is our highest priority
  • Cultural diversity is valued & supported

About the role

We are looking for team players who work well in a fast-paced, high-energy environment. You will have a passion for outstanding customer service and embody our core values of Integrity and Transparency, Leadership and Empowerment, Innovation and Excellence, Safety and Sustainability, and Engagement and Understanding.

Reporting to the Security Management team, you will be working with a professional group to provide an exceptional level of customer service to our race day patrons and clients.

  • Maintaining and monitoring operational environment in relation to security and OSH
  • Monitoring level of intoxication and control of licenced areas in accordance with OHS legislation, policies, and procedures
    Access control
  • Gate entry, checking IDs & bag searches
  • Security emergency response to incidents
  • Strict compliance with the Security and Related Activities (Control) Act & regulations

To be successful in these roles you will have:

  • Valid Western Australian Crowd Controller licence
  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • RSA certificate
  • Relevant experience in reputable venues
  • High standard of personal presentation
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Availability to work Saturday day shifts


Apply now

If you want to experience the thrilling atmosphere of Ascot Racing Carnival and work in a great team environment, Perth Racing is the place to be! Please apply now with your cover letter and resume.

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