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Part-Time School Crossing Guard

The Village of Cary is currently accepting applications to fill the position of an on-call part-time School Crossing Guard.  This is a seasonal position with work occurring during the school calendar year.  This position requires a dependable, responsible adult who will work to ensure the safety of the young residents in the community.  

Essential Duties

  • Monitor vehicular traffic and pedestrians in school zones in a manner to ensure pedestrians are not endangered when crossing the street
  • Coordinate and time the stopping of vehicular traffic within the scope of provided training
  • Establish a cooperative working relationship with school representatives and Cary Police Department personnel


  • Must be attentive and able to anticipate situations that may become unsafe
  • Must be able to effectively communicate and deal with the public and school children in a courteous and respectful manner
  • Ability to review, comprehend and understand various documents relevant to the performance of the position
  • Must be able to work morning (8:00 am – 8:45 am) and afternoon (11:20 am – 12:35 pm and 3:00 pm – 3:45) shifts as an on-call employee
  • Self-motivated to perform duties safely and to be punctual and productive at all times with little or no direct supervision

 Working Conditions 

  • Duties are performed outside in all types of weather conditions
  • Requires standing and walking for extended periods

 How to apply

Interested candidates should complete a Village of Cary job application by clicking here.  Hard copies or faxed resumes will not be accepted.  Position is open until filled, however, review of applications will begin immediately.  The selected finalist will be required to successfully pass a pre-employment criminal background check, reference check and post offer medical physical with drug screening.

 The Village of Cary is an Equal Opportunity Employer