CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

1B80
PAYMENT PROCESSING CLERK I



GENERAL DEFINITION

This is payment processing work, performing a significant volume of over-the-counter transactions in the receipt, recording, and disbursement of cash, checks, and other negotiable instruments in payment of taxes, fees, fines, and other liabilities in an on-line environment; or receipting and validating such payments. Employees are responsible for processing a large volume of payment transactions using a point-of-sale terminal, or receipting payments using electronic validating equipment. Work is performed under the close supervision of a payment processing supervisor.

ALLOCATING FACTORS:
(The following conditions must be met for a position to be approved for this class.)

  1. Employees in this class process a variety of tax payments through the use of computer terminals or electronic validating equipment.
  2. Employees in this class report to a payment processing supervisor.



TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)



REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

KNOWLEDGE OF:

ABILITY TO:



MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

(The following statement represents the minimum training and experience standards which will be used to admit or reject applicants for tests. Applications submitted by candidates for this class will be reviewed based on training and experience requirements as approved on 4/1996.)

EDUCATION

GENERAL EXPERIENCE

OR

Or any equivalent combination of education and experience determined to be acceptable by the Personnel Department.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS



PAY RANGE: 7
Class Established: 1/1953

Latest Spec. Revision:
  CSC - 4/1996 ; Ad Board - 5/1996

TOC/deb/ps


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 1B80