CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

3B72
CONSTRUCTION ENGINEER II

Specialties
( Civil ) ( Electrical ) ( Mechanical )

GENERAL DEFINITION

This is supervisory engineering work directing through subordinate engineering supervisors the activities of engineers, technicians and inspectors engaged in inspecting construction projects. Employees in this class make final decisions in contractual disputes and resolves complex engineering construction problems. Supervising and coordinating the activities of an engineering and technical staff to insure that work is performed by contractors in accordance to approved plans and specifications are significant aspects of the work. Work is performed under the general direction of an administrative engineering superior.


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)

All Specialties

Civil Specialty

Electrical Specialty

Mechanical Specialty


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 9/85.)

  1. Engineering work as an assistant squad leader of a squad of design engineers or as a squad leader over a small group of engineers and engineering assistants in the area of specialization.

  2. Construction engineering work supervising, through technical subordinates, the inspection of public works construction projects to assure good workmanship and contractors' adherence to plans, specifications and contract requirements in the area of specialization.

  3. Engineering work in a staff capacity reviewing and recommending the revision of designs, plans, specifications, and other contract documents for engineering feasibility and adherence to standards and practices in the area of specialization.

Or any equivalent combination of training and experience determined to be acceptable by the Personnel Department which has included completion of a bachelor's degree program in an acceptable area of engineering as an education minimum.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND/OR CERTIFICATES



PAY RANGE: EP25
Class Established: 5/1969

Latest Spec. Revision: 9/1985

CO/sb/deb


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 3B72