Crossing Guard



Hourly Salary


contact information

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job description

The City of Los Angeles Department of Transportation is accepting applications for Crossing Guards. Crossing Guards help ensure that children travel to and from school safely.

Work Schedule
  • The work schedule is based on the assigned school’s bell schedule. Hours are Monday through Friday between the hours of 6:30 AM to 4:30 PM. Shifts are split to provide coverage prior to the start of school and following the end of the school day at the same location. Some shifts may begin earlier than 6:30 AM. Crossing Guards may work up to 3.5 hours a day.
  • Crossing Guards work outdoors in all types of weather.
  • As a Crossing Guard, you are assigned to a Crossing Guard Area. You will then be assigned to any corner within that Area (see map on page 2 of attached pdf). Having reliable transportation is a must, as you will be expected to report to work on time every day.
This position is considered part-time and is not a permanent Civil Service position with the City of Los Angeles. Compensation is only for hours worked. The current rate of pay is $22.00 per hour.

How to apply

Interested candidates should complete the Recruitment Summary Form. It is located on the attachment.

Please scan and email the completed form to the appropriate Sergeant for the area(s) you would like to apply. In-person forms will not be accepted.