City of Portage, Indiana

We are a community of hard working people with a commitment to keeping our city safe, clean, and prosperous.


Job Posting: School Crossing Guard

Position: Crossing Guard

Status: Part-Time Seasonal

Pay: $2700.00 per school year

Hours: All school days from 8:30 am to 9:00 am and 3:05p.m. To 3:20 p.m.

Responsible to: Portage Police Department and Portage Township Schools

Duties:  Assist school children safely across street in school zone

Requirements:  Candidate must pass background check.  Candidate must be able to communicate with children, parents, motorists and School/City Administration.  Candidate must be able to safely and effectively control traffic at intersections to allow for students to safely cross. Candidate must be able to safely and effectively walk, stand and signal traffic during the duration of the work period.

Application: Those interested in applying may complete an application found at Portage City Hall at 6070 Central Avenue.  Applications must be returned to Christina Martinez ( no later than August 3, 2018 at City Hall by 4:30.  Eligible applicants will be contacted for interviews by the Portage Police Department.   

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Portage, IN 46368
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