CITY OF PHILADELPHIA OFFICE OF HUMAN RESOURCES

7D13
CUSTODIAL WORK CREW CHIEF

Specialties
( General ) ( Window Washing )

GENERAL DEFINITION

This is custodial work at the crew chief supervisory level. Employees in this class have a shift responsibility for a crew performing custodial work on public buildings and surrounding grounds. Work involves conditions which can be partially controlled, requires physical effort, and may be performed in inclement weather conditions. Work is performed under the supervision of a higher level custodial or maintenance supervisor.

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

  1. The employees in this class perform custodial work in the area of specialization at the crew chief supervisory level.
  2. Positions in the Window Washing specialty must be located at the Philadelphia Airport.


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)

BOTH SPECIALTIES

Schedules and assigns work; reassigns work to maintain complete coverage in case of illness or vacation; assists with cleaning duties as necessary to maintain adequate coverage.

Continually tours work area to ensure that tasks are performed in accordance with accepted standards; identifies unacceptable work and re-inspects to make certain that corrective action is taken; checks work area for needed repairs.

Maintains necessary records and prepares reports pertaining to personnel and work activities; estimates need for and requisitions supplies, equipment and repairs; issues supplies to subordinates.

May be cross trained for utilization in either specialty.

Performs related work as required.

GENERAL SPECIALTY

Trains employees in proper cleaning methods and care of equipment; advises subordinates on proper procedures for removing stains, scratches or blemishes from various types of furniture, floors, walls and ceiling surfaces.

WINDOW WASHING SPECIALTY

Trains employees on proper window washing techniques and operation of equipment such as scaffolding, self-driving rigs, and harnesses; instructs employees on occupational hazards and the safety precautions used in window washing work.


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 7/09.)

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

Ability to physically perform the duties and to work in the environmental conditions required of a position in this class.

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND/OR CERTIFICATES

Possession of a valid proper class motor vehicle operator's license as issued by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania prior to appointment and during tenure of appointment as an Custodial Work Crew Chief, if required by work assignment.

Positions in the Airport must be able to pass and maintain SIDA (Security Identification Display Area) and AOA (Airfield Operations Area) clearance.


PAY RANGE: 11

Class Established: 9/64

Latest Spec. Revision:
CSC: 6/09, Ad Board: 7/09

MAR/jl


END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 7D13