Skip to global navigation Skip to content Skip to search Skip to footer Skip to site map Access Key Legend
Global Navigation
School Crossing Guard
Now Hiring for the 2020-2021 School Year. Apply Today! 

Working as a civilian employee provides people the chance to serve their community in a number of ways.

School Crossing Guards are part-time employees who work two hours each day (one hour in the morning and on hour in the afternoon) and are assigned to roadways near elementary schools throughout the city to assist children in traveling to and from school safely.
  • It is preferred that the applicant's home address be in reasonable proximity to the location of the position, to avoid excessive and costly travel time.

  • Once selected, applicants must pass a background check and drug screening, and complete eight hours of classroom and field training. They must also pass a written exam and a practical exam, after completing training.


$10.75 per hour

All uniforms and equipment are provided by the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

For more information please email or call 904.885.5518. Important Information (November 9, 2018): We apologize for the inconvenience, but we are temporarily having issues accepting applications from email addresses. We ask that you please use a different email address while the issue is being addressed. Thank you!
» Apply Now!
Video Player Window Exit Youtube Player
Access Key Legend
Most browsers support jumping to specific links by pressing access keys on your keyboard. On Windows, you can press ALT + Access Key (Chrome), ALT + Access Key + Enter (Internet Explorer) or ALT + Shift + Access Key (Firefox); on Macintosh, you can press Control + Option + Access Key (Safari, Firefox, and Chrome). All pages on this site use the following access keys:
Access Key 1 : Navigation
Access Key 2 : Page Content
Access Key 3 : Search
Access Key 4 : Footer
Access Key 5 : Site Map Access Key 6 : Access Key Legend Visitors using the JAWS screen reader 8 or above can navigate using the following keystrokes: H to cycle forward through the headings
Shift + H to cycle backwards through the headings
1 to navigate to the next level 1 heading (or a number between 1 and 6 to navigate to the next heading on this level)
Shift + 1 to navigate to the previous level 1 heading (or a number between 1 and 6 to navigate to the previous heading on this level)
Insert + F6 to provide a list of all headings
We are committed to meeting the guidelines set forth by the American with Disabilities Act (ADA), Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG2). All pages on use structured semantic markup. H1 tags are used for main titles, H2 tags for subtitles. View the City of Jacksonville Americans with Disabilities Act Notice.
End Of Page