Adult Crossing Guard

  • 455 E. Calaveras Blvd., Milpitas, California
  • Jun 04, 2022
Temporary Public Safety
  • Salary: $15.65 - $18.46 Hourly USD

Job Description




JULY 1, 2022***

The Adult Crossing Guard assists members of the community by monitoring areas of assignment and keeping them safe. Adult Crossing Guards will monitor student behavior at traffic intersections, escort children across the street when coming and going from school, and assure student safety as they cross.
Examples of Duties
  • Instruct children at designated school crossings to wait at curb for crossing signal or until safe crossing can be made.
  • Stop vehicular traffic.
  • Guide children across streets.
  • Report traffic violations to police.
  • Report suspicious persons and loiterers in the vicinity of intersections or school areas.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Typical Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications
  • Be physically able to properly perform duties.
  • Be able to work outdoors for up to 20 hours per week, Monday-Friday.
  • Successfully complete a pre-employment fingerprint scan and a background check.
  • Successfully complete a pre-employment medical examination and drug screen.

Ability to:
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with school children, parents, school personnel and the general public.
  • Communicate effectively and speak clearly for others comprehension.
  • Recognize traffic hazards and act quickly in emergencies.
  • Follow written and oral instructions with minimal supervision.

Experience and Education
  • Experience working with children preferred but not required.
  • Training and experience equivalent to the completion of High School.
  • Must be eighteen (18) years of age.
  • Follow written and oral instructions with minimal supervision.

Supplemental Information
Special Requirements
Essential duties require the following physical abilities and work environment: The ability to work in all weather conditions requires the individual to be in good physical condition with good mobility. Must be able to stand and sit for long periods of time. Reach, squat, lift, and carry up to 10 pounds repeatedly, up to 25 pounds occasionally. Walk on uneven surfaces, climb curb, and medians up to 12 inches in height without assistance.

In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the City of Milpitas will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the Human Resources Department.

The City of Milpitas is requiring proof of COVID-19 vaccination status as a condition of employment. Upon final job offer, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination. If you have a disability or religious objection to receiving the vaccine and require accommodation, you will be given the opportunity to request an accommodation. Accommodated employees must submit to weekly testing.

The City of Milpitas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

City of Milpitas Temporary/ Seasonal Employee* Benefits at a Glance

Retirement Benefits
Federal law requires that employees who are not members of the City retirement plan (CalPERS) be covered under an alternate retirement plan (PARS).
6% of your salary will be deducted for participation in the PARS plan. The City will also contribute 1.5% of your earnings to your PARS account every pay period.

Paid Time Off
In accordance with State Law, after 90 days, Temporary/Seasonal employees receive 24 hours to use for sick leave.

Work and Life
Temporary/Seasonal employees are eligible for membership at the Milpitas Sports Center.
Temporary/Seasonal employees are eligible for membership in Commonwealth Credit Union, which offers a broad range of financial and investment services.
Temporary/Seasonal employees may qualify for Transportation Reduction Incentive Program (TRIP) cash incentive or transit subsidies based on their commute method.

Health Insurance (Not available to most Temporary/Seasonal Employees)
Temporary employees in a non-clerical position hired in the Planning, Engineering and Building Divisions may qualify for participation in CalPERS health, Delta Dental and Vision. (per Res. 7062) o Multiple plans available through CalPERS Health; plans with Kaiser rate or lower are paid by the City.
Delta Dental: City paid
Vision: City paid

*Temporary/Seasonal employees are limited to work no more than 1000 hours per Fiscal Year.

Closing Date/Time:

Job Address

455 E. Calaveras Blvd., Milpitas, California 95035 United States View Map