CITY OF PHILADELPHIA PERSONNEL DEPARTMENT

3B79
DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGER

Specialties
( Building ) ( Public Works )

GENERAL DEFINITION

This is project management work directing the planning and implementation of architectural and/or engineering design and construction phases of projects in a designated specialty area. An employee in this class is responsible for all project-related administrative requirements and serves as project manager for successive design and construction projects of considerable diversity and complexity. The employee directs the activities of a staff that may be composed of engineering and/or architectural personnel with technical support staff and outside contracts and consultants.

Work includes preparing, reviewing and approving designs, plans, specifications and contract documents, resolving construction contract disputes, and rendering final inspection and approval of completed construction work. This class is differentiated from other related classes by project management responsibility for both engineering and/or architectural design and construction project components. Coordinating the activities of a multi-disciplined staff that may change in size and composition from project to project is a significant aspect of the work. Work is performed under the general direction of an administrative superior.

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


TYPICAL EXAMPLES OF WORK (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)

Both Specialties

Public Works Specialty

Building Specialty


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 6/97.)

AND

AND

Or any equivalent combination of acceptable training and experience which has included completion of a bachelor's degree program in an acceptable area of engineering, architecture or architectural engineering as an education minimum and the specific experience described above.

PHYSICAL AND MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS, AND/OR CERTIFICATES


PAY RANGE: EP25
Class Established: 4/1990

Latest Spec. Revision:
  CSC: 3/1997 ; Ad. Board: 6/1997

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END OF JOB CLASS SPECIFICATION - 3B79