CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

1D23
COMPUTER CONSOLE OPERATOR II



GENERAL DEFINITION

This is data processing work as a lead computer operator operating a computer console and peripheral equipment on an assigned or rotating shift in a large scale mainframe with a multiple CPU and multiple operating system environment. An employee in this class is responsible for monitoring an operating system console and central processing unit for system or network failure, diagnosing the failure, and interacting with the computer system to respond to systems inquiries to effect system or network recovery. Work is distinguished from the next lower class in that the employee assumes supervisory responsibilities for resolving problems that interfere with production, maintaining production schedules, and maximizing personnel and equipment utilization in the absence of a shift supervisor. Work is performed under the supervision of a technical superior.



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 8/83.)

Or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS



PAY RANGE: 15
Class Established: 8/1983

ML/vp/sb


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 1D23