Crossing Guard (temporary)

The City of Côte Saint-Luc is a dynamic municipality on the island of Montreal with a population of approximately 33 000. The City prides itself on providing the highest level of services to its residents at a reasonable cost.

The City of Côte Saint-Luc is currently searching for a candidate for the position of Crossing Guard.



Reporting to the Director of Public Security, the crossing guard supervises people at intersections in order to prevent traffic accidents. He/she ensures the safety of individuals and informs them of safety regulations.

1.         Stop traffic at intersections by way of portable stop sign, when the situation arises.

2.         Invite people to look both ways before crossing the street.

3.         Accompany individuals crossing the street, from one side to the other.

4.         Show individual how to cross the street in a safe and reasonable manner.

5.         Explain to individuals the meaning of certain traffic signs in the area.

6.         At all times, crossing guard must respect all road signs and invite people to do the same.

7.         Give to local police district office and/or local Public Security department, a description of any noticeable loitering          individuals.

8.         Advise immediately 9-1-1 when a person is hurt and take care of him/her until patrol officers or ambulance arrives.

9.         Carry out any other related duties as requested by supervisor.


Required skills and knowledge

The ideal candidate will possess a high school diploma – Secondary V.

Candidates with security background will be preferred.

Other:  Bilingualism, ability to work under stressful conditions, available for night work, including weekends, well spoken, diplomatic, a valid driver’s licence is preferred.


Salary: $11.25/hour.


How to apply: 

Please forward a copy of your résumé accompanied by a cover letter to :

Mail: City of Côte Saint-Luc (Human Resources Department)

5801 Cavendish blvd., Côte Saint-Luc, Quebec H4W 3C3

Fax : 514-485-8926


The City of Côte Saint-Luc is an equal opportunity employer.  We thank all applicants for their interests, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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