Part Time School Crossing Guard
10/04/2021 - 10/15/2021
$13.00 an hour
Location: Sawgrass Bay Elementary School
Intersection: Superior Blvd and Sawgrass Bay Blvd located in the Four Corners of Clermont.
This position is considered Part Time.
This position is responsible for regulating, directing and controlling pedestrians at a designated school crossing while children are going to and from school.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES
- Remains standing at the school crossing in full view of passing traffic for a specified period.
- Guides and directs pedestrians and school children through the designated intersection utilizing issued safety gear and hand motions to ensure pedestrian safety.
- Remains alert for possible safety concerns at school crossing.
ADDITIONAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES
- Reports emergencies, equipment defects and traffic dangers.
- Records and reports license number of potentially dangerous vehicles.
*The duties and responsibilities outlined above are not all inclusive and are not to be construed as a complete statement of duties. Employees may be required to perform other duties as deemed necessary or required in the course of their employment with the Lake County Sheriff's Office.
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
EXTERNAL and INTERNAL RELATIONSHIP and COMMUNICATION REQUISITE
General public to include private citizens and businesses.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) is required. Must successfully pass a physical agility test and complete the required training for School Crossing Guards prior to the start of employment. Equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES and REGISTRATIONS
Must possess a valid Florida driver's license.
Must obtain the Florida School Crossing Guard Certification. (If individual holds an Instructor Certification, it must be re-certified annually.)
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and ABILITIES
Must be able to comprehend and communicate fluently in verbal and written English.
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos.
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations.
Must be able to handle the stress of working in a high traffic environment.
Must be able to work with school age children.
The physical demands described here are representative but not inclusive of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations can be offered to individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, use hands to finger or handle, reach and motion with hands and arms, step up and down curbs, blow a whistle and talk or hear and visually observe vehicle and pedestrian traffic activity. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Work is performed outside in potentially dangerous environments. The noise level in the work environment is usually high. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, and outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals.
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Please contact the Department of Human Resources at 352-343-9543