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The Waterloo Police Department is now accepting applications for a part-time crossing guard.

Hourly Rate: $15

The location for this position will be at First St and Rogers St crossing.

Primary Responsibilities: Direct pedestrians across streets after assessing traffic flow to identify breaks to allow for visibility and safe crossing. Understand the traffic laws, signs and speed limits posted within a designated jurisdiction to effectively guide vehicles and people. Communicate crossing rules and regulations to students and ensure their understanding for optimal safety.

Job Requirements: High school diploma or equivalent degree, social perceptiveness and strong eyesight, and an understanding of local traffic laws and regulations

Shift Times:
Monday through Friday (excluding Waterloo CUSD #5 observed holidays),
7:15AM-8/8:30AM and at 2:15PM-3:30PM (shift times may vary)
There may be a sudden change of start, end times or cancellation of shifts due to any mandatory in-person school changes from Waterloo CUSD #5, due to COVID-19. 

Job Description - Crossing Guard

Please email or submit your resume to:
HR Coordinator, Jessica Rucks
100 West Fourth Street
Waterloo, IL 62298

This position has a residency requirement of residing within a 10-mile radius of City Hall.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The City of Waterloo does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.


**The City of Waterloo has a residency requirement for all positions.**

Human Resources Coordinator

Jessica Rucks

100 West Fourth Street Waterloo, IL 62298