CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

2M88
PROSECUTION ASSISTANT 1


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is technical work of limited scope, providing staff assistance to trial and/or investigative attorneys charged with the prosecution of individuals accused of violating the criminal penal code. Employees in this class perform a quasi-legal function through the review and extraction of data from court-related records and documents, the interview of complainants and witnesses, and/or the preparation of a variety of legal documents. Contacts with attorneys, the judiciary, court personnel and officials, complainants, institutional officials, witnesses and the general public are significant aspects of the work. Work is performed under the general supervision of a prosecuting attorney.

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

  1. Employees in this class must perform technical work of limited scope, providing staff assistance to trial and/or investigative attorneys charged with prosecuting individuals accused of violating the criminal penal code.
  2. The positions in this class must be located in the District Attorney's Office.


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, 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 08/04.)

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS


PAY RANGE: EP10

Class Established: 7/76

Spec. Revision:
CSC: 7/00, Ad Board: 12/00

Latest Spec. Revision:
CSC: 06/04, Ad Board: 08/04

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 2M88