General Definition

Allocating Factors:

(The following conditions must be met for a position to be allocated to this class.)

Typical Examples Of Work (Illustrative Only)


Required Knowledge, 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 9/09.)

Both Specialties


General Experience

Specific Experience



Additional Requirement for Positions in the Office of Supportive Housing
  1. Successful completion of a certificate course for the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Housing Quality Standard (HQS) is required prior to appointment.
Additional Requirement for the Bilingual Specialty
  1. Sufficient training and/or experience to be able to converse effectively in English and the designated non-English language.
Physical And Medical Requirements
  1. Ability to physically perform the duties and to work in the environmental conditions required of a position in this class.
Licenses, Registrations And/Or Certificates
  1. Possession of a valid proper class motor vehicle operator's license as issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania prior to appointment and during tenure of employment as a Housing and Fire Inspector II if required by work assignment.