Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (LACMTA)
ATU EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Bulletin No: 000797-017
Job Title: LOCKSMITH
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Salary Grade: A33
Salary Range: Top Rate: $37.56 p/hr
Other Info: This bulletin is posted to establish an Eligibility List
Installs, maintains and repairs lock systems and related equipment.
Example Of Duties
Installs all types of locks and lock hardware and performs the carpentry necessary for such installation
Adjusts, maintains, repairs, and replaces conventional door locks, padlocks, tumbler locks, and various other lock hardware such as panic bars, door checks, latches, catches, fasteners, and door closers
Establishes and maintains master key systems
Opens locks which cannot be opened by ordinary means
Operates machine tools such as key-cutting machine, drill press, grinder, hand drill, electric drill, and electrical hammer to duplicate keys and change locks
Selects key blanks, cuts keys, and fits keys to locks
Issues keys and locks and keeps related records
Maintains a supply of locks, lock parts, and key parts
Contributes to ensuring that the EEO policies and programs of Metro are carried out
Must provide own tools of the trade
Must comply with all California Occupational Safety and Health Administration (Cal/OSHA) regulations and utilize approved safety equipment and personal protective gear including, but not limited to, respirators, eye and hearing protective devices (HPD), if and when required
Must be available to respond to emergencies 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
May work different locations, shifts and weekends
Methods, materials, and safety procedures of the locksmith trade
Vehicle operations and safety
Install, maintain, and repair locks
Safely operate a variety of hand tools and power equipment
Safely operate Metro vehicles
Follow oral and written instructions
Work with minimal supervision
Travel to off-site locations within a reasonable time frame
Read, write, speak, and understand English
Applicants who best meet job-related qualifications will be invited to participate in the examination process that may consist of any combination of written, performance, or oral appraisal to further evaluate job-related experience, knowledge, skills and abilities.
To apply, visit Metro's website at www.metro.net and complete an online Employment Application. (SA)
Computers are available to complete online Employment Applications at the following Metro location:
METRO Headquarters, Employment Office One Gateway Plaza Los Angeles, CA 90012
Telephone: (213) 922-6217 or persons with hearing or speech impairments can use California Relay Service 711 to contact Metro.
All completed online Employment Applications must be received by 5:00 p.m. on the closing date.
*Open to the public and all Metro employees
This job bulletin is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. Employees may be required to perform other related job duties.
Medical, Dental, Vision plans
Group Life Insurance
Social Security coverage
Deferred Compensation 401 (k)
Employee Assistance Program
Flexible medical spending account
Flexible dependent care account
Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
Please list your specific experience and duties related to a locksmith. (Do not refer or rely on a resume or other documentation as we will not review resumes to determine qualifications. )
Please list the places and dates of employment where you performed the specific duties required for this position. (Do not refer or rely on a resume or other documentation as we will not review resumes to determine qualifications. )
Please select the years of experience you have as a journey-level locksmith.
Have you successfully completed the Departmental Personnel Qualification Standards for Locksmith? If yes, please list the place and dates of completion.
Do you have 2 years of full time training or education in the locksmith trade at a recognized trade school or apprenticeship program? If yes, please list the school and dates of completion.
Do you have a valid California Class C driver's license?
Requirements For Employment
4 year’s journey-level experience as a locksmith or successful completion of departmental Personnel Qualification Standards for Locksmith
Up to 2 years’ of full-time training or education in the locksmith trade at a recognized trade school or apprenticeship program may be substituted for 2 years' equivalent experience