CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

4J18
AIR POLLUTION CONTROL INSPECTION SUPERVISOR

Specialties
( Air Compliance ) ( Asbestos )

GENERAL DEFINITION

This is supervisory and technical work in the inspection of air pollution sources or asbestos abatement project sites for a municipal air pollution control program. Employees in this class supervise staff engaged in evaluating asbestos air monitoring, removal and disposal activities or other sources of air and noise pollution for compliance with prescribed permit conditions and applicable federal, state and municipal codes and regulations. Employees in this class also participate in the investigation of cases which involve technically complex and sensitive elements. Contacts with officials of violating firms to secure the changes required for compliance with municipal codes and regulations are significant aspects of the work. Work is performed under the general supervision of a technical superior and involves exposure to some disagreeable working conditions.

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

  1. Positions in this class must perform the work in the Air Management Division of the Health Department.
  2. Positions in this class must supervise staff engaged in evaluating asbestos air monitoring, removal and disposal activities or inspecting a variety of other sources of air and noise pollution.
  3. Positions in this class must participate in investigating cases which involve technically complex or sensitive elements.


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)

Both Specialties

Air Compliance Specialty

Asbestos Specialty


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

KNOWLEDGE OF:

SKILL IN:

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 11/96.)

EDUCATION

AND
GENERAL EXPERIENCE

AND
SPECIFIC EXPERIENCE

Or any equivalent combination of education and experience determined to be acceptable by the Personnel Department which includes completion of the twelfth school grade as an educational minimum and the specific experience described above.

NOTE:
Two years of experience performing technical environmental monitoring or inspection activities in the field of asbestos abatement or air pollution control can be substituted for the college education requirement.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, AND/OR CERTIFICATES



PAY RANGE: 23
Class Established: 4/1956

Latest Spec. Revision:
  CSC - 11/1996 ; Ad Board - 3/1997

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 4J18