At Carnegie Mellon University, Facilities Management and Campus Services (FMCS) defines our core activities through stewardship of university facilities and customer satisfaction. In order to carry out these strategically important activities, we focus on the areas of technological enhancement, process improvement, quality assurance, and teamwork.
We are searching for a locksmith to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who thrives in an interesting and challenging work environment. You will contribute to the department by providing essential support in the installation, repair, and replacement of a variety of mechanical and electrical door operating and locking hardware throughout the campus.
Core responsibilities will include :
Repair and maintain existing locks, panic hardware and door closures for the campus
Change out locks and provide new keys when security requirements demand changes to locking systems.
Cut keys for authorized customers
Maintain and install local security alarms and key switches
Requisition job parts and supplies, and maintain the parts inventory system
Other duties as assigned
You should have strong attention to detail, excellent customer service, and a team-oriented approach. Adaptability, excellence, and passion are vital qualities within Facilities Management Services. Inclusion, collaboration and cultural sensitivity are valued competencies at CMU. Therefore, we are in search of a team member who is able to effectively interact with a varied population of internal and external partners at a high level of integrity. We are looking for someone who shares our values and who will support the mission of the university through their work.
This position will require overtime, evenings and weekends, and call-out work.
High School diploma or equivalent required; graduation from a state approved technical or trade program with an emphasis in locksmith required. Manufacturers' courses on a variety of locking systems, and training in electronic locking systems highly desired.
Bonding as a locksmith and valid driver's license required; certification in access control, and camera system design and installation highly desired. CBORD factory training preferred.
Four years combined experience as an apprentice and journeyman locksmith required.
Physical Mobility & Environmental Conditions
Able to lift 40 pounds from ground to overhead. Able to work in confined spaces. Able to travel on foot throughout 100+ acre campus. Occasionally work outside during inclement conditions.
Carnegie Mellon (www.cmu.edu) is a private, internationally ranked research university with programs in areas ranging from science, technology and business, to public policy, the humanities and the arts. More than 12,000 students in the university’s seven schools and colleges benefit from a small student-to-faculty ratio and an education characterized by its focus on creating and implementing solu...tions for real problems, interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation. A global university, Carnegie Mellon’s main campus in the United States is in Pittsburgh, Pa. It has campuses in California’s Silicon Valley and Qatar, and programs in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe and Mexico.