Current Opportunities

School Crossing Guard Recruitment

The City will continue to focus on maintaining essential services and critical support and will manage appropriate recruitments on a case-by-case basis according to the current and changing COVID-19 protocols.

The City of Hamilton is looking for candidates who are interested in serving their community while earning extra income as a School Crossing Guard in the greater Hamilton area.

Job Title: School Crossing Guard - Part Time
Department: Hamilton Municipal Parking System
Job Location: Various locations
Salary: $15.85 per hour
Hours of Work: Full point - 13.75 per week, Short point - 8.25 per week

Summary of duties

  • Report to the School Crossing Supervisor. 
  • Ensure that school aged children cross municipal roadways safely in accordance with City Policy and Procedure, Operational Matters and Health and Safety Matters.

Specific duties

  • Crossing school aged children across municipal roadways safely
  • Direct traffic using an issued regulated Stop Sign
  • Perform daily safety check of work location


  • Must be able to stand for 30 minutes at a time
  • Must be able to hold a sign weighing up to 3 lbs for a minimum of 30 seconds
  • Must be able to walk and go up and down a curb/ sidewalk

Candidates must supply a clear Hamilton Police Vulnerable Sector Check prior to interview for position.

Contact us

For further information regarding this rewarding position, contact:
Phone: 905-546-2424 ext. 2200 or ext. 2201.