CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

2E02
PROCUREMENT TECHNICIAN I

Specialties
( General Commodities ) ( Public Works )

GENERAL DEFINITION

This is technical procurement work of limited scope and difficulty in a central procurement agency. An employee in this class develops purchasing specifications, purchases an assigned group of commodities, or awards public works construction contracts. Work includes working independently on less complex assignments, participating with higher level Procurement Technicians to facilitate the purchasing of commodities or construction contracts. Contact with departmental officials, vendors, contractors, and the general public is a significant aspect of the work. Work is performed under the general supervision of a technical superior.

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

  1. The position must have responsibility for purchasing general commodities or awarding public works contracts in the City's Central Agency.
  2. The position must have responsibility for interacting with contractors, the public and other officials to resolve procurement related issues.


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)

Both Specialties

Performs Duties in one of the following Specialties

General Commodities Specialty

Public Works Specialty


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES


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 5/93.)

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS



PAY RANGE: EP13
Class Established:
  CSC: 8/1969, Ad Board: 9/1969

Latest Spec. Revision:
  CSC: 2/1999, Ad Board: 4/1999

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 2E02