CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

7E51
PUMPING STATION ENGINEER


GENERAL DEFINITION

This is inspectional and maintenance work involving the inspection of several remote-controlled water pumping stations and water storage facilities for proper functioning on a rotating shift. Work includes the operation of pumps at a high-pressure station during multiple-alarm fires or permanent assignment to a high-pressure station. An employee in this class performs a facilitating service in the operation and maintenance of a system of water pumps. Work is performed under the supervision of a technical superior.

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

  1. Employees in this class must perform inspectional work involving the inspection of several remote-controlled water pumping stations for proper functioning on a rotating shift.
  2. Employees in this class must perform work which includes the operation of pumps at a high-pressure station during multiple-alarm fires or be permanently assigned to a high-pressure station.
  3. The work must be performed in the Water 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. Applications submitted by candidates for this class will be reviewed based on training and experience requirements as approved on 7/97.)

EDUCATION

EXPERIENCE

Or any equivalent combination of acceptable education and experience.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND/OR CERTIFICATES



PAY RANGE: 13
Class Established: 1/1953
Spec. Revision: 11/1972

Latest Spec. Revision:
  CSC - 7/1997 ; Ad Board - 9/1997

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 7E51