School Crossing Guard


 The Township of Maplewood Police Department is seeking applicants to fill part-time positions as School Crossing Guards. The minimum requirements are:  

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Age 18 and older
  • Pass a criminal background investigation and physical test
  • School Crossing guards are required to perform their duties outside, in inclement weather conditions, and remain alert for periods of up to 1 1/2 hours on a consistent basis
  • School Crossing Guards must be capable of standing, walking, and holding a stop sign in their hands for up to 1 1/2 hours on a consistent basis

All School Crossing Guards will be trained to perform the following duties:

  • Cross children saftely 
  • Evaluate traffic patterns
  • Report hazardous conditions

Pay Rate is $16.00/hour ~ benefits are not included

All interested parties can either:

  • Pick up  an employment application at the Maplewood Police Department. OR
  • Download, complete and return both forms that are available below

The Township of Maplewood is an equal opportunity employer.

Application for Crossing Guard (pdf)


Township of Maplewood - Application for Employment (pdf)


Maplewood Police Department

1618 Springfield Ave.

Maplewood N.J. 07040