Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Senior Locksmith/Maintenance Mechanic for the Police Department.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Primarily responsible for the planning and coordination of such locksmithing duties as the servicing of lock failures, cutting of duplicate keys, the installation and repairs of door checks, panic bars, buzzer systems, and security detection devices of all types.
Pins and repairs locks; repairs and/or replaces doors.
Performs the duties of Locksmith/Maintenance Mechanic.
Cleans shop and work areas.
Detects faulty operation of equipment; reports questionable conditions to supervisor; issues work orders to supervisor as necessary.
Conducts inventory of equipment, materials and supplies.
Advises management when to reorder stock.
Responsible for estimating work time, writing up lists of appropriate and needed materials, and providing such materials for him/herself or the group.
Performs related duties as required.
Provides guidance and instruction to craft trainees.
If not in a group leading situation, works in a zone or is the only Locksmith/Maintenance Mechanic on a particular campus.
Responsible for the repair and maintenance of University facilities, supplies and materials, and prioritizing and estimating work.
Notifies supervisor of any emergent problems discovered through performance of assigned duties.
Secondarily responsible for planning and performing repair and preventive maintenance duties for various types of University property and equipment.
Inputs data as required to fulfill job responsibilities using current technology.
Generates and completes automated work orders or service orders.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a high school/vocational school education or equivalent and a valid New Jersey Locksmith License.
Must be competent in performing complex and varied repair and installation of locking devices.
A valid driver’s license with two years driving experience is necessary. Will be required to successfully complete the Rutgers Defensive Driving Course.
May be required to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License.
Requires good communication skills, the ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds, and the ability to use templates and comprehend technical manuals and blueprints.
Must maintain license while in job title.
Clean driving record.
Posting Number: 18ST3930
Location: Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Internal Number: 80914
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.