Summary of Duties: The Locksmith Lead incumbent with Washington State University's Facilities Services/Operations leads others and maintains, repairs, installs, and services locking devises and door and window hardware for campus buildings (except student housing and dining services). Responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to the following: Maintain, repair, install, and service all types of mechanical and electronic locking devices (Schlage, Yale, Falcon, Kaba Peaks) vehicle locks, vaults, and safe security equipment, access control systems, and door automation systems; inspect key and locking systems for all buildings other than student housing and dining services on campus; repair malfunctioning locks and re-key locks for improved security when required; install electronic locking systems where required; develop master key system for on campus except student housing and dining services and maintain the same; enter pertinent data on computerized program for quick reference; prepare labor estimates for proposed lock device installation, repair revise, and recommend appropriate hardware types
Required Qualifications: One year full-time experience as a journey locksmith. Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except when there are legal requirements, such as a license/certification/registration or equivalent trade skill.
Founded in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University (WSU) is Washington’s land-grant university with an overarching mission of improving the quality of life for all citizens – locally, nationally, and globally. WSU is committed to innovation and excellence in research and scholarship. WSU has a current enrollment of over 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students and approximately 6,000 faculty and staff at its five campuses (Pullman, Spokane, Tri-Cities, Vancouver, and Everett), as well as its numerous other locations across the State of Washington and online through its Global Campus.
U.S. News & World Report's 2016 "America's Best Colleges" rankings place WSU in the top 75 public national universities. WSU was one of only three Northwest universities to be placed in the top two tiers, along with the University of Washington and the University of Oregon. WSU is ranked as a "highest research activity" institution by the Carnegie Foundation and is in the top 12 percent of research universities as reported by the National Science Foundation. Also, WSU was recognized by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching for its engagement activities with i...ts Community Engagement Classification.
WSU employs approximately 6,000 faculty and professional staff and the University deeply values diversity among its faculty, students, and staff. WSU students represent diverse social, economic, and ethnic backgrounds: approximately 10 percent of WSU students hail from outside the state of Washington, and approximately 6.8 percent are international students. WSU annually awards more than $280 million in scholarships and financial aid to approximately 17,000 undergraduate students.