CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

7B14
EMERGENCY WATER DISTRIBUTION CREW CHIEF


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is emergency water distribution repair work at the crew chief level, directing the activities of several crews engaged in investigating complaints, routine distribution repairs and performing either temporary or preliminary repairs in emergency situations before restorative repairs are initiated. Employees in this class work a rotating shift and assure that their assigned crews respond to water system emergencies and consumer complaints in an expeditious manner. Working in conjunction with the next higher level supervisor, incumbents make assignments for routine hydrant repairs, water main pressure checks and valve inspection. Work is performed under the supervision of a technical superior.


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

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, AND/OR CERTIFICATES



PAY RANGE: 14
Class Established: 5/1960
Latest Spec. Revision: 4/1986

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 7B14