Job Opening: School Crossing Guards

Job Opening: School Crossing Guards
Posted on 09/13/2019
Job Opening: School Crossing Guards

The Township of Montclair Police Department is seeking School Crossing Guards to work two to four hours per day, according to assignments.


The Crossing Guard regulates and directs the movement of school children at a street intersection, paying particular attention to their safety; assists and protects children at a street intersection; observes and reports unsafe traffic conditions at assigned street intersections and may make recommendations to improve these conditions.

The Crossing Guard notifies the proper authorities in cases requiring police action or medical attention; keeps and prepares reports as needed; responds to complaints and inquiries from the public.


  • Must have a driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Must be dependable and arrive on time
  • Must be able to work in various kinds of weather
  • Must be able to pass a background check and physical examination

Salary and benefits

  • Starting pay is $14.88 (top out at $19.94 after 3 years)
  • Accrued sick time earned
  • Personal days
  • Paid holidays
  • Vacation days
  • Uniforms
  • Paid training
  • Member of OPEIU Union Local 32


Go to the township JOBS page to apply. For more information, please call Officer Robert S. Anderson at 973-509-4752 or the township Human Resources Department at 973-509-4939.