Crossing Guard

The city of Vaughan is currently seeking full time and standby guards to service our crosswalk locations across the city including this vacant location at St. Agnes of Assisi – Fossil Hill and La Rocca

Below is a little information about the program:

  • The City services 112 crosswalk locations which require Crossing Guards.
  • As you can imagine, the safety of children is paramount, and the community is urgently feeling the impact of the vacancies noted.
  • The program runs from September to June each year.  Guards are required to work a 2 or 3 shifts per day (lunch hour coverage may be required at limited locations).
  • Guards are paid for a minimum of 3 hours per day. The rate is $14.00 per hour. 
  • Shifts are generally 40 mins to one hour (1) each.
  • Those travelling farther than 5km receive a flat rate of $6.00 per day for travel.
  • Full training on proper procedure and health and safety matters, as well as proper attire and equipment are provided for all Crossing Guards. 
  • Anyone wishing to apply should be able to speak some English, have sound judgment in dealing with traffic and be in general good health, as standing and walking for a longer period of time is a major requirement of the position.
  • For anyone wishing to inquire about employment, please contact myself Katie Elias at 905-835-8577 Ext. 6118 or Brenda Bisceglia at 905-832-8577 Ext. 6144.