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Working As A Crossing Guard

  • Performing for or Working Directly with the Public
  • Assisting and Caring for Others
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Communicating with Persons Outside Organization
  • Performing General Physical Activities
  • Outdoors/walking/standing

  • Unpleasant/Hazardous Environment

  • Make Decisions

  • $24,630

    Average Salary

Example Of What A Crossing Guard does

  • Reported authorities about vehicles not obeying traffic laws.
  • Assist small children in crossing busy street.
  • Help to prevent children from crossing the street during heavy traffic flow until it is safe to cross.
  • Cross schoolchildren and adults at such places as street and intersections.
  • Assist pedestrians in crossing busy intersections.
  • Monitored traffic flow to locate safe gaps through which pedestrians can cross streets.
  • Learn the location and purpose of street traffic signs within assigned patrol areas.
  • Water slide attendant Rover (Provide customer service and perform general cleaning)
  • Directed actions of children and traffic at street intersections to ensure safe crossing.
  • Distribute traffic control signs and markers at designated points.
  • Escorted and supervised children crossing streets at intersections.
  • Provide safe passage to students, report license plate numbers of reckless drivers and suspicious activity to school principle.
  • Coordinated with Huntsville police department in the setup and safety of community events.
  • Report unsafe behavior of children to school officials.
  • Report license numbers of reckless drivers and suspicious activity to the school police department.
  • Provided safe movement of children to and from school through crossing roadways and intersections.
  • Direct and control vehicle and pedestrian traffic flow to ensure safe street crossings for students.
  • Utilized hand signals and signs.
  • Managed pedestrian and vehicle traffic for safe street crossing during busiest period on school days.
  • Direct or escort pedestrians across streets, stopping traffic as necessary.

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Crossing Guard Demographics

Gender

Female

74.8%

Male

23.9%

Unknown

1.3%
Ethnicity

White

78.0%

Hispanic or Latino

14.2%

Asian

5.9%

Unknown

1.3%

Black or African American

0.5%
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Languages Spoken

Spanish

87.9%

German

3.0%

Chamorro

3.0%

Dutch

3.0%

Chinese

3.0%
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Crossing Guard Education

Schools

University of Phoenix

17.2%

Kaplan University

7.1%

Utah State University

7.1%

Ashworth College

6.1%

Ultimate Medical Academy - Clearwater

5.1%

Georgia Perimeter College

5.1%

Ocean County College

5.1%

Glendale Community College

4.0%

Pima Community College

4.0%

Salt Lake Community College

4.0%

Antelope Valley College

4.0%

Cerritos College

4.0%

Pasadena City College

4.0%

Community College of Rhode Island

4.0%

Weber State University

4.0%

University of Southern Maine

3.0%

Springfield Technical Community College

3.0%

Central Piedmont Community College

3.0%

College of DuPage

3.0%

Milwaukee Area Technical College

3.0%
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Majors

Business

18.7%

Criminal Justice

11.4%

Health Care Administration

7.8%

Medical Assisting Services

7.3%

General Studies

6.1%

Nursing

6.1%

Accounting

4.8%

Liberal Arts

4.5%

Computer Science

3.5%

Psychology

3.5%

Early Childhood Education

3.3%

Elementary Education

3.3%

Education

2.8%

Legal Support Services

2.8%

Human Services

2.8%

Management

2.3%

Graphic Design

2.3%

Nursing Assistants

2.3%

Human Development

2.3%

Secretarial And Administrative Science

2.3%
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Degrees

Other

40.3%

Bachelors

21.3%

Associate

18.8%

Certificate

9.3%

Diploma

4.4%

Masters

3.4%

License

1.5%

Doctorate

0.9%
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Top Skills for A Crossing Guard

PedestrianSafetyStreetTrafficSignsEscortPedestriansHandSignalsSafeGapsPedestrianTrafficFlowBusyIntersectionReportLicenseNumbersAdults.DirectTrafficMovementPoliceDepartmentTrafficControlSignsSuchPlacesReportUnsafeBehaviorConstructionSitesBusyStreetResponsibilitiesiTrafficLawsSuperviseSuspiciousActivityCustomerService

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Top Crossing Guard Skills

  1. Pedestrian Safety
  2. Street Traffic Signs
  3. Escort Pedestrians
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Learned the location and purpose of street traffic signs within my assigned patrol area.
  • Direct or escort pedestrians across streets Communicate traffic and crossing rules Direct traffic movement Inform drivers of detour routes through construction sites
  • Direct traffic movement or warn of hazards, using signs, flags, lanterns, and hand signals.
  • Monitor traffic flow to locate safe gaps through which elementary school children can cross safely.
  • Direct and control vehicle and pedestrian traffic flow to ensure safe street crossings for students.

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