High school graduate or G.E.D. Prefer vocational training related to job duties. Minimum of five years experience as journey level locksmith. Or a combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
To provide a full range of journey level locksmith skills. To perform key duplication, repair locks, re‑key locks, and keep a hierarchy of key records to ensure security of facilities.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Responsible for but not necessarily limited to the following: Installation and repair assignments, working from prints, sketches or verbal instruction. Planning, layout, cost estimates, and material ordering. Making keys for padlocks, doors, lockers, desks and cabinets. Selects key blanks and cuts and fits keys to locks. Unlocks locks when keys are lost or broken. Changes the combination and resets locks for more than one key. Installs, maintains, adjusts, services and resets all types of locks and locking equipment. Performs other related duties as assigned.
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