5419-Protective services workers not elsewhere classified

Job Title ( International classification ): 
Protective services workers not elsewhere classified
ISCO Code: 
Job Description: 
This unit group covers protective services workers not classified elsewhere in Minor group 541, Protective services workers. For instance, the group includes lifeguards, crossing guards and animal control officers.

Main Tasks include -

  • (a) patrolling beaches and swimming pools to prevent accidents and to rescue bathers from drowning
  • (b) monitoring traffic flow to locate safe gaps through which pedestrians can cross streets
  • (c) responding to citizen complaints concerning stray domestic animals, livestock and wildlife, issuing warnings and citations to ownersand impounding lost, homeless and dangerous animals
  • (c) patrolling an assigned area to enforce parking regulations
  • (e) directing traffic.

Examples of the occupations classified here:
- Animal control officer
- Beach patrolman/woman
- Game warden
- Crossing guard
- Lifeguard
- Traffic warden


Some related occupations classified elsewhere:
- Doorkeeper - 5414
- Museum guard - 5414
- Watchman - 5414
- Watchwoman - 5414