School Crossing Guard

  • Company:
    City of Thunder Bay
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
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  • Posted:
    2 months ago
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General Information:As an equal opportunity employer, the City of Thunder Bay encourages applications from Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, members of visible minority groups and women.Reasonable accommodations are available upon request for all parts of the recruitment process.Application forms must reference the competition number and be submitted to Human Resources.POSITION SUMMARY: Under the general supervision of the Field Supervisor – Crossing Guards, is responsible for the safety of children crossing the street at designated school crossings.MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:Controls traffic and obeys all regulations to ensure safe crossing of school children at designated roadways.Documents incidents and reports same to supervisor.Uses and wears all required safety equipment and clothing.Abides by Highway Traffic Act, Health and Safety Act and City policy and procedures.QUALIFICATIONS:Skills/Abilities:Must be capable of understanding the Highway Traffic Act and written instructions and procedures;Must be able to stand outdoors for up to one and one half hours in any type of weather, and be physically capable of quick movement in case of emergency.CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT:Must successfully undergo a police records check, Type 2Must successfully undergo a work fitness test as required by the CorporationMust meet Ministry of Transportation Vision Standards with respect to visual acuity and horizontal visual field (‘G’ Class)Must execute an employment contractMust be able to travel to various locations throughout the City, as required.