CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

9D28
ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION PLANNER



GENERAL DEFINITION

This is specialized recreational and environmental educational work participating in the development and implementation of environmental education programs at an environmental center. Included in the work is planning, preparing and presenting educational programs based upon the natural resources of the land and its plant and animal life for the visiting public as well as outreach programs for public, private schools and community groups. Publicizing and promoting environmental education, maintaining good community relationships, and recruiting, training and directing volunteers and contracted personnel are significant aspects of the work. Work is performed under the general supervision of an administrative superior. Work involves some disagreeable aspects and light physical effort.

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

  1. This position must be responsible for developing and implementing environmental programs and activities at an environmental center.
  2. This position must be responsible for publicizing these programs, planning and scheduling these programs with the community and school groups and recruiting and training volunteers.
  3. An employee in this class must work at a Fairmount Park environmental center.



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 4/02.)

EDUCATION

AND
EXPERIENCE

OR
Any equivalent combination of education and experience determined to be acceptable by the Personnel Department.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS AND/OR CERTIFICATES



PAY RANGE: EP16
Class Established: 9/77

Latest Spec. Revision:
CSC: 3/02, Ad Board: 4/02

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 9D28