Photo of Municipal Services Building CITY OF PHILADELPHIA
invites applications for:
Stores Worker (General Commodities)
Exam Number: 10Q11F06

SALARY: $31,495 - $34,273 Annually
   
OPENING DATE: 07/27/2009
CLOSING DATE: 08/07/2009
COMPETITION: City-wide Promotional
DESCRIPTION:

This is full performance stores work receiving, storing, issuing and ordering equipment, materials, parts, supplies and a variety of items in the specialty area. Employees perform a storekeeping function in a departmental stores area. Work involves medium to heavy physical effort and may entail unpleasant working conditions.


MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

The following statement represents the minimum training and experience standards which will be used to admit or reject applicants for tests.  Candidates must meet requirements within 30 days after the last date for filing applications.

  1. EDUCATION
    Completion of the twelfth school grade AND;

  2. EXPERIENCE
    One year of experience receiving, storing, issuing or ordering equipment, materials, parts and supplies.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Ability to physically perform the duties and to work in the environmental conditions required of a position in this class.

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND/OR CERTIFICATES
Possession of a valid proper class motor vehicle operator's license issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania prior to appointment and during tenure of employment as a Stores Worker if required by work assignment.


EXAM INFORMATION:

EXAMINATION PARTS AND WEIGHTS
Written Examination - 90%
Seniority Rating - 10%

PROJECTED EXAM SCHEDULE
The tentative date for this exam to be administered is during the week of September 21, 2009. This date is subject to change.

ELIGIBLE LIST
CITY-WIDE PROMOTIONAL: Departmental and interdepartmental promotional eligible lists will be established as a result of this examination. An appointment in any department may be made from either one of the above-established promotional lists as deemed appropriate by the appointing authority.

TEST REVIEW
In accordance with Civil Service Regulation 9.091B, candidates will have 30 days after the results have been mailed to review their test. Call 215-686-0880 to schedule a test review.


APPLICATION PROCEDURES:

When applying by U.S. mail, the application should be sent to:

City of Philadelphia
Office of Human Resources
1401 J.F. Kennedy Boulevard, Room 1640
Philadelphia, PA 19102

To apply in person, please visit the Employment Application Center on the Concourse Level of the Municipal Services Building, 1401 J. F. Kennedy Boulevard in Center City Philadelphia, Monday through Friday, 12:00 PM (Noon) to 4:00 PM.

ALL Applications must be received by the close of business or postmarked no later than August 7, 2009.