• Work as a Crossing Guard

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    Thank you for your interest in serving our community as a crossing guard! Crossing guards are City of Erie employees but also a vital part of the Erie's Public Schools team, helping ensure our students and family members travel to and from school safely.

    • Morning and afternoon shifts at intersections near you are available.
    • All training and equipment provided. 
    • Clearances required.
    • Must be 18 years of age or older.
    • Seniors welcome! 

    Download an informational flyer here.


    Ready to make a difference? 

    Apply here today! 

    If you need help filling out the online application or are facing any barriers to working as a crossing guard, including securing clearances, our partners at United Way can help. Please fill out this form and a United Way representative will get in touch with you as soon as possible. 

    Have questions? 

    We've got answers. Check out our Frequently Asked Questions page for information on pay, training, equipment and more.



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    Thank you to the City of Erie and United Way of Erie County, our partners in student safety.