Crossing Guards:

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

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $27,400.00
Average Time to Fill 0 days
Typical Education High school equivalency
Typical Experience None
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 3,219
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) 9.41 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Work Ethic
Attention to Detail
Information Gathering
Oral Communication
Customer Service
Conflict Management
Intellectual Risk-taking
Written Communication
Critical Thinking
Resource Allocation

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Monitor Processes, Materials, or Surroundings

Relay traffic signals
Observe vehicular or pedestrian traffic
Monitor traffic conditions or signals
Maintain safe environment for children
Monitor operations to ensure compliance with safety or security policies or regulations
Monitor atmospheric or meteorological conditions
Monitor entrance or exit of persons

Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates

Communicate situation details to police or security personnel
Discuss performance, complaints, or violations with supervisors
Observe signals from other crewmembers
Warn individuals about rule violations or safety concerns
Communicate details in protective services settings

Performing General Physical Activities

Enforce laws, ordinances, or regulations
Identify public safety hazards
Guard area or premises
Apply appropriate physical restraint
Escort persons on foot

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