EXAMINATION PARTS AND WEIGHTS
Written Examination - 100%
Oral Exam - Qualifying
PROJECTED EXAM SCHEDULE
This examination will be tentatively scheduled for the week of September 21, 2009. Please note that this examination date is subject to change.
OPEN-COMPETITIVE. Only an open competitive eligible list will be established as a result of this examination. Permanent City employees will recieve no promotional preference in this examination.
U.S. VETERAN'S PREFERENCE
Ten points for veteran's preference will be added to the scores of eligible veterans who apply for open competitive tests and pass the examination. You must be honorably discharged from the U.S. armed forces. Attach a DD214, member 4, to your application if you wish your eligibility to be reviewed. Spouses of disabled or deceased veterans may also be considered.
The children of Philadelphia Firefighters or Police Officers who were killed or died in the line of duty shall be accorded a preference in open competitive civil service entrance examinations. Candidates who qualify for this preference and who take and pass open competitive civil service examinations shall have ten points added to their final score. The candidate must successfully pass all parts of the examination before points are awarded.
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 if you wish to schedule a Test Review.