Crossing Guards

Crossing Guards

Guide or control vehicular or pedestrian traffic at such places as streets, schools, railroad crossings, or construction sites.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Integrity * Self Control * Cooperation * Independence * Concern for Others * Stress Tolerance * Attention to Detail * Adaptability/Flexibility * Social Orientation

Representative Tasks * Direct or escort pedestrians across streets, stopping traffic as necessary. * Guide or control vehicular or pedestrian traffic at such places as street and railroad crossings and construction sites. * Communicate traffic and crossing rules and other information to students and adults.


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