CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

7A33
ASPHALT RAKER


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is semiskilled work raking and spreading asphalt mixtures used in the construction and repair of City streets and thoroughfares. Employees in this class operate asphalt spreading machines and other tools including rakes and lutes to distribute asphaltic mixtures over street surfaces. Work also include using hand and pneumatic powered tools to break up street surfaces and shovels to load broken paving material into trucks. Moderate physical effort is required in an environment in which working conditions can be only partially controlled. Work is performed under the direction of an Asphalt Paving Crew Chief.

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

  1. A position in this class must utilize asphalt spreading machines and other tools including rakes and lutes to repair City streets and thoroughfares.
  2. The position must perform the work in the Highway Division of the Streets Department.


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 Application submitted by candidates for this class will be reviewed based on training and experience requirements as approved on 11/96.)

Or any equivalent combination of education and experience.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS



PAY RANGE: 9
Class Established: 1/1957

Latest Spec. Revision:
  CSC - 10/1996 ; Ad Board - 11/1996

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 7A33