Wanted - Crossing Guards!

Wanted - Crossing Guards!
PRIMARY PURPOSE
To provide for and ensure the safety of students as they enter crosswalks going to and from school. 
 
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
  • Direct and control all student traffic at designated school zone crosswalks.
  • Assist students in safely crossing streets in marked school zone crosswalks.
  • Calmly control safe crossings in assigned school crossing zones.
  • Pleasantly and professionally greet all students, parents, and staff.
  • Watch for suspicious persons around school zones and school property and promptly report to supervisor or campus.
  • Notify appropriate school or transportation personnel of traffic hazards and inadequately marked school zones.
  • Work collaboratively with campus administrators and staff
  • Communicate regularly with campus administrators and supervisor regarding situations, parent concerns, student issues or other relevant school related topics.
  • Write down license plates of cars which disregard traffic directions and report to supervisor.
  • Maintain composure and professionalism at all times
  • Demonstrate regular and prompt attendance.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
 

GENERAL QUALIFICATION GUIDELINES
Education/Certification/Experience:
  • Graduation from an accredited high school or GED.
 
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:
  • Knowledge basic traffic laws, ordinances, and regulations.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with children, parents, teachers and all other staff.
 
Physical/Mental/Environmental Demands:
  • Ability to understand, remember and apply oral and/or written instructions of other information.
  • Must be able to push, pull, lift, and/or carry at least 30 lbs.
  • Exposure to extreme outside weather conditions.
  • Must be able to stand and walk for periods up to 4 hours per day.
  • Repetitive hand motions and use of both arms required.
  • Ability to move in and out of crossing zone during shift.