CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

2J20
CABLE FRANCHISE AREA MANAGER


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is cable franchise contract compliance and mass communications work, which includes producing broadcast quality television programs. An employee in this class monitors cable television services in one of the City's four geographically assigned cable areas to insure compliance with contract specifications and adherence to FCC regulations and ordinances. The employee in this class also participates in the operation of the City's two municipal cable television channels' production and cablecasting activities for public viewing and analyzes and selects new studio and related equipment for the facility. Work includes project management activities in the installation, implementation and operation of new communications equipment and technology. Maintaining working relationships with representatives of cable franchises, officials of federal, state and city agencies, cable subscribers, property owners and the general public is a significant aspect of the work.

Work is performed under the supervision of a technical superior.

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


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)


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 9/01.)

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS


PAY RANGE: EP21
Class Established: 10/87

Spec. Revision:
CSC: 8/01, Ad Board: 9/01

SK/sb


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 2J20