KPD Looking for a Few Good Men and Women to Serve as School Crossing Guards


KINGSPORT – The City of Kingsport is currently accepting applications for the position of School Crossing Guard.‚  School Crossing Guards are part-time employees and serve as a division of the Kingsport Police Department.

The starting salary for a School Crossing Guard is $10.73 per hour.‚  Crossing Guards work two hours (one hour in the morning and one hour in the afternoon) each day school is in session.‚  Each School Crossing Guard is assigned to a different crosswalk area at one of the many schools throughout the City of Kingsport.‚  Their primary duties are to direct traffic, both pedestrian and vehicular, through designated school crossing zones, and escort children across the street.

Applications for School Crossing Guard will be accepted through August 24, 2014 and must be submitted online via the City of Kingsport Human Resources Department website.‚  To obtain additional information regarding the position of School Crossing Guard or to apply, please visit and select the Job Openings tab.

Interested individuals can also access the job posting directly via the following link:

Online School Crossing Guard Listing

Anyone who has additional questions not answered in the online listing or experiences difficulty with the online application process may feel free to contact the Human Resources Department directly at 423-229-9401.