SCHOOL TRAFFIC GUARD
Under direction, regulates and directs the movement of school
children at a street intersection, paying particular attention to their
safety; does other related duties.
NOTE: The examples of work for this title are for illustrative
purposes only. A particular position using this title may not perform
all duties listed in this job specification. Conversely, all duties
performed on the job may not be listed.
EXAMPLES OF WORK:
Assists and protects children at a street intersection.
Patrols school children, studies traffic conditions at assigned street
intersection and recommends changes in rules to improve these
Notifies the proper authorities, in cases requiring police action, or
Responds to complaints and inquiries from the public.
Will be required to learn to utilize various types of electronic and/or
manual recording and information systems used by the agency,
office, or related units.
Appointees will be required to possess a driver's license valid in
New Jersey only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee
mobility, is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.
KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of the safety precautions to be taken in the movement
and direction of children at intersections.
Knowledge of the types of conditions requiring police intervention.
Ability to deal with children, to remain calm and decisive in emergency
situations, and to become familiar with rules and laws pertinent to the
Ability to respond to inquiries and complaints.
Ability to maintain records and files.
Ability to utilize various types of electronic and/or manual recording
and information systems used by the agency, office, or related units.
Ability to read, write, speak, understand, and communicate in
English sufficiently to perform duties of this position. American Sign
Language or Braille may also be considered as acceptable forms of
Persons with mental or physical disabilities are eligible as long
as they can perform essential functions of the job with or without
reasonable accommodation. If the accommodation cannot be
made because it would cause the employer undue hardship,
such persons may not be eligible.
This job specification is applicable to the following title code:
This job specification is for local government use only.
Salary range is only applicable to state government.
Local salaries are established by individual local jurisdictions.