Job Description

Traffic wardens are responsible for making sure that traffic, motoring and parking laws and regulations are followed.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

  • assisting the police in keeping a look out for stolen vehicles
  • reporting parking offences
  • traffic control
  • issuing fixed penalty notices to offenders
  • monitoring the use of parking meters, controlled parking zones and one-way systems
  • checking for infringements of waiting restrictions and on the loading and unloading of goods
  • checking that vehicles are displaying up to date motor vehicle licences (tax discs)
  • arranging for vehicles to be clamped, or removed by the police to a parking pound if necessary.

In some police forces your work would include dealing with anti-social behaviour. This can mean combining the role of traffic warden with that of community support officer



1 Trans-Amadi Road, Port Harcourt.