CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

6B11
FIRE BOAT ENGINEER


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is marine work operating and maintaining diesel engines and related equipment aboard a city fireboat on an assigned shift.

Work is performed under the supervision of a fire officer. Assignments require evaluative thinking and are carried out in accordance with standard marine engineering practices and general work instructions. Employees have controlling responsibility for the routine operation and maintenance of fire boat engine room facilities. Work involves regular exposure to uncontrolled and/or unpredictable conditions and requires moderate physical effort.


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

KNOWLEDGE OF:

SKILL IN:


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.)

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS



PAY RANGE: 304
Class Established: 1/1953
Latest Spec. Revision: 9/1967

RH/sb/ps


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 6B11