CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

6C02
FIREARMS EXAMINER TRAINEE


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is training level work learning the methods and techniques involved in the examination, test firing, and comparison of a variety of firearms, weapons, cartridges, bullets and similar evidence in order to classify, match, and identify them. As the training period progresses and instruction decreases, employees perform increasingly difficult and more responsible work approaching the full performance level.

Work is performed under the supervision of a technical firearms superior.


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 5/84.)

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

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, AND/OR CERTIFICATES



PAY RANGE: 13
Class Established: 5/1970

Latest Spec. Revision: 5/1984

RH/sb/sb


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 6C02