CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

7A23
ABATEMENT WORKER

Specialties
( Clean and Seal ) (Lead Removal )

GENERAL DEFINITION

This is specialized and skilled laboring work, abating environmental nuisances affecting quality of life for Philadelphia citizens. Employees in this class perform abatement working in one of two assignment areas: the Clean and Seal Program in the City's licensing and inspections agency, or in the Lead Abatement Program in the City's public health agency. An employee in this class functions as lead worker for lower-level laborers and ensures adherence to work quality and safety standards. Work is performed under the supervision of a Labor Crew Chief or Environmental Health Inspector.

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


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)

Both Specialties

Clean and Seal specialty

Lead Removal specialty


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES


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 05/04.)

Both specialties

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND/OR CERTIFICATES


PAY RANGE: 9

Class Established:
CSC: 10/87 , Ad Board: 11/87

Spec. Revision:
CSC: 6/02, Ad Board: 9/02

Latest Spec. Revision:
CSC: 01/04, Ad Board: 05/04

TV/lds/sb


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 7A23