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Phone: (07) 40 354 619
Fax: (07) 40 354 858

Address: 13-15 Knight Street, Portsmith, QLD, 4870
Postal Address: PO Box 522 Aitkenvale, QLD 4814

Open 7am – 4.30pm Monday to Friday
*Closed Saturdays, Sundays and Public holidays


Equipment Hire, Sales & Maintenance

Do you need an elevated work platform for your commercial project or business? Don’t want the cost of buying upfront or the hassle of maintenance? At Global Hire & Services, we’ve been selling and hiring out elevated work platforms to customers in Cairns and Far North Queensland since 2010. 

Our mobile service crew also repair and maintain elevated work platforms at our site or yours. They have the ability to perform all servicing from pre-operational and pre-harvest (90 day) inspections; to annual and major inspections (10 years).

So, for hiring, purchasing or maintaining elevated work platforms, call us today or drop in at 13-25 Knight St, Portsmith!


Our Cairns Team

Our local Cairns team are available to help you with everything from hire, sales and technical support. They’re headed up by:

Ryan Creighton

Cairns Sales Director

Ryan began his career in equipment sale and hire in 2004 as a Sales Manager; shortly after moving to Mackay to service the booming mining industry throughout the Bowen Basin. Since 2008, Ryan’s been focused on sales and hire in Cairns and Townsville, looking after customers throughout North Western Queensland. Ryan is here to help you with all things hiring and sales.

Beau Kennedy

Cairns Branch Manager

Beau started in equipment sales and hire in Darwin during 2005. After gaining years of experience in the Northern Territory, Beau joined us at Global Hire & Services in Cairns. It wasn’t long before Beau’s experience and ability to help customers have a great experience shone through, which is why he’s been our Cairns branch manager ever since. Beau and his local support team are here to help you with all your customer service needs.

Call us today for hiring, sales and technical support!

If you need elevated work platforms for your commercial business or project in Cairns, why buy when you can hire? We can equip you with everything from scissor lifts and booms to telehandlers. 

Servicing your elevated work platforms can be time-consuming, but it’s critical for keeping your workforce safe. Why not offload the responsibility to us and our Cairns team will keep your equipment professionally maintained.

Sometimes it’s a better business decision to buy rather than hire your elevated work platforms. If you’ve made the decision to buy, check out our range of new and used equipment available in Cairns.

Frequently Asked Questions

We sell, service and hire out all of our new and used elevated work platforms in Cairns. Our range of booms include, knuckle booms, stick booms and spider booms; the scissor lifts we offer include electric scissors and rough terrain scissors. We also supply a range of vertical lifts, telehandlers and specialty EWPs.

Yes. Our qualified service technicians can perform maintenance and repairs at your Cairns worksite or commercial premises. Call us to schedule a repair; we’ll come and assess your machinery and complete any work required to get it back up and running quickly and safely.

This depends on your situation and how you intend to use the equipment. Hiring elevated work platforms ensures you always have up to date, well-maintained equipment; it also frees up cashflow to invest elsewhere in your business and you don’t need to worry about selling the equipment when you’re finished with it. Buying the equipment might be more expensive upfront but can reduce your operating cost over time. Get in touch with our Cairns team for advice tailored to your needs.