Employment Opportunity: Alternate Crossing Guard


Schererville Police Department:

  • Alternative Crossing Guard:
    • The Schererville Police Department is looking for individuals interested in serving as an alternate crossing Guard for local schools, filling in as needed when regular crossing guards are unavailable.
    • The primary duty would be overseeing the safety of school children at intersections and crosswalks on their way to and from school throughout the school year. 
      • This includes controlling traffic, watching for suspicious persons and taking note of their description/plate numbers, and notifying the Police Department of reckless drivers.
    • Required availability is to be on-call, as needed, to fill in for the regular Crossing Guards. 
    • Pay for 2019 is $15.02/hr and rises to $15.47/hr in 2020. 
    • To find out more information, or inquire about applying, please contact the Schererville Police Department at (219)322-5000.
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