CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

7C21
POLICE TOW TRUCK OPERATOR


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is skilled tow truck operating work in the Police Department. An employee in this class on assigned shift and designated City high ways operates a standard-sized police tow truck, towing vehicles involved in fatal accidents, homicide and/or vehicles reported stolen. Work includes logging assignments received and communicating with the police radio. An employee in this class reports any illegally parked, abandoned or disabled vehicle to be removed from City streets and highways.. Assignments are stable in nature and are carried out in accordance with instructions and established routines. Work is performed under the supervision of a technical superior and involves some physical effort and exposure to conditions that can be only partially controlled.

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


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)


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 7/62.)

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND/OR CERTIFICATES


PAY RANGE: 12

Class Established: 7/62

Latest Spec. Revision:
CSC: 6/03, Ad Board: 1/04

CO/sb


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 7C21