Crossing Guard

Takoma Park, Maryland
14.57 per hour
Jul 03, 2017
Aug 07, 2017
Career Level
Entry Level
Part Time


The City of Takoma Park is seeking a part-time Crossing Guard to provide support to the Police Department's Administration Division when needed. This position is not subject to membership in the AFSCME union.

Typical Duties:

  • Controls vehicular traffic at designated street crossings to allow students and other pedestrians to cross safely
  • Encourages students to observe and obey traffic regulations at school crossings
  • Controls vehicular traffic to allow school buses safe entry and exit
  • Reports any traffic or other hazards to designated personnel
  • Provides directions and other assistance to motorists
  • Performs other assigned duties

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma
  • Must be able to complete and pass a full background check  
  • Driver’s License strongly preferred
  • Must be willing to stand for long periods of time
  • Must be willing to work outside in inclement weather
  • Must be able to work a flexible rotating shift with up to 10 hours per week
  • Must be available to work between the hours of 7:00a.m -4:30p.m 


The City offer an excellent benefits package to include State retirement plan; medical, dental and life insurance; long-term disability; employee assistance program; tuition reimbursement; flexible spending accounts; and other supplemental programs.

To Apply:

To officially apply please complete an online application at:

Only online applications will be considered.

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