CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

3A43
HIGHWAY INSPECTION SUPERVISOR


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is technical and supervisory work directing the activities of a group of employees engaged in the inspection of city contractual projects for conformance with plans and specifications, or patrol work inspecting sidewalks, retaining walls, drainage structures, footways and curbs. Work concerns construction, reconstruction, and repair of such projects as city roads, alleys and driveways, traffic islands, inspecting sidewalks, footways and curbs. Of major significance to this work is the establishment of effective working relationships with contractors on projects and tactfully dealing with the public.

Work is performed under the general supervision of a technical superior. Assignments require evaluative thinking and are carried out in accordance with standard inspectional practices and general work instructions. The employee participates with other district personnel in the inspection of contractual projects for conformance with city plans and specifications.


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 11/74.)

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

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND/OR CERTIFICATES


PAY RANGE: 19
Class Established: 12/1957

Latest Spec. Revision: 11/1974

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 3A43