CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

6B23
FIRE PARAMEDIC LIEUTENANT


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is fire paramedic work on a rotating or assigned shift supervising fire paramedics engaged in emergency medical assistance work. Supervising, training and evaluating fire paramedics and rescue personnel is of major significance to the work. Work is performed under the general supervision of a higher level officer. An employee in this class has responsibility for all emergency medical work on a fireground. Work is performed in only partially-controlled weather conditions and involves moderate physical effort.


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)


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 8/90.)

EXPERIENCE:

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND/OR CERTIFICATES



PAY RANGE: 306
Class Established: 10/1983
Latest Spec. Revision: 8/1990

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 6B23