Are you interested in a permanent, full time, SEIU union-represented locksmith position within an innovative team-oriented environment in downtown Portland? Are you seeking a stable position with a comprehensive benefits package that includes 37 days of paid time off each year, 95% employer-funded premium healthcare, 100% employer-funded retirement plan, and 70% off of tuition for you, dependent children, and your spouse or domestic partner? Then look no further!
PSU's Facilities and Property Management department (FPM) is seeking a journey-level Locksmith dedicated to bettering the safety and security at PSU. This position assists in the management of key control systems across campus and implements new and revised systems. General responsibilities include installing locks, cutting keys, making repairs to door hardware and providing project support. In addition, the Locksmith also evaluates and executes requests for keys and maintenance repair work orders which includes entering accurate records of work performed into FPM's computerized maintenance management database.
PSU's Locksmiths frequently interact with campus stakeholders and make recommendations to departments regarding key control system development and implementation as well as assisting with key audits.
FPM comprises approximately 80 full time and 60 student employees who work together to maintain over 5 million square feet in downtown Portland, and the lockshop team is a key element in the department.
FPM is pleased to serve all members of the PSU community, and takes a tremendous amount of pride in providing a superior and vibrant learning environment. FPM is recognized as an exceptionally talented team built from a diverse group of individuals who are passionate about providing the highest levels of quality craftsmanship, customer service and teamwork through sustainable practices and who take pride in supporting the mission of the University. All facilities maintenance personnel are considered essential personnel and may be required to respond to campus emergencies.
Skilled in the Locksmith trade and tools, i.e., key grinder, lock picks, buffers, and hand tools.
Demonstrated ability to use a computer terminal or personal computer to input and retrieve information.
Basic knowledge of grand master keying systems.
Preference given to individuals who have State of Oregon Locksmith Certification.
Preference given to individuals who have a valid Driver's License.
Internal Number: 33443
About Portland State University
Located in Portland, Oregon, one of the nation's most livable cities, the University's innovative approach to education combines academic rigor in the classroom with field-based experiences through internships and classroom projects with community partners. The University's 49-acre downtown campus exhibits Portland State's commitment to sustainability with green buildings, while many of the 124 bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees incorporate sustainability into the curriculum. PSU's motto, "Let Knowledge Serve the City," inspires the teaching and research of an accomplished faculty whose work and students span the globe. PSU seeks talented individuals who understand our values and strategic goals and enjoy sharing ideas and collaborating in an environment of mutual respect to achieve those values and goals. We are committed to leading through engagement and seek individuals who support this strategy. Engagement describes Portland State's collaborative approach to the exchange of knowledge and resources with local, regional, national, and global partners for mutual benefit of students, faculty, and the community. As a component of the Diversity Action Plan and the President's... Strategic Mission of achieving global excellence, Portland State University strives to become an institution that is recognized nationally and internationally for the accomplishments of its faculty, the reputation of its programs, and the preparation of it students as world citizens. For more information visit http://www.pdx.edu/about-portland-state