CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

6J34
POLICE COMMUNICATIONS DISPATCHER SUPERVISOR


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is supervisory police emergency radio communications work directing dispatchers and trainee dispatchers on an assigned shift in the receiving and transmitting of information to and from departmental units, the receiving, screening and processing calls from the general public and police personnel, and the dispatching of vehicles. An employee in this class is responsible for training new employees in system techniques and procedures. Contact with police officials and the general public is of major significance to the work. Work is performed under the supervision of a Police Supervisor.


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 8/89.)

Or any equivalent combination of training and experience determined acceptable by the Personnel Department.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS



PAY RANGE: 16
Class Established: 9/1986

Latest Spec. Revision: 8/1989

TOC/sb/ps


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 6J34