CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

7B13
EMERGENCY WATER DISTRIBUTION REPAIR WORKER


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is emergency water distribution field work responding to emergency equipment breakdowns and customer complaints. Employees in this class investigate complaints, perform routine distribution repairs and in emergency situations perform either temporary or preliminary repair work until permanent repairs can be initiated. Work is performed on a rotating shift during which employees have the additional responsibility for hydrant and valve repair and water main pressure checks when not engaged in emergency repairs. Work is performed under the close supervision of a technical superior.


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)


REQUIRED KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

KNOWLEDGE OF:

SKILL IN:

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 4/86.) Or any equivalent combination of education and experience to be determined to be acceptable by the Personnel Department.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, AND/OR CERTIFICATES



PAY RANGE: 11
Class Established: 5/1960
Latest Spec. Revision: 4/1986

CN/lg/sb


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 7B13