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Locksmith

JOB DESCRIPTION

Well established Omaha Locksmith looking for Locksmith with 2 years experience and an Intern

 

Job Description of a Locksmith

Locksmiths cut duplicate or new key, install locks and closers in doors, and disassemble electrical and mechanical locking devices. A Locksmith installs, maintains, repairs and replaces locks, deadbolts, knobs, and related door and window security devices; issues keys and maintains inventory, coding and control of keys and lock systems; prepares reports and maintains records; performs related work as assigned.

Locksmith Duties and Responsibilities

Locksmith job description should contain a variety of functions and roles including:

  • Maintains current knowledge of lock design, features and availability.
  • Evaluates and recommends resolution of various security related problems.
  • Maintains and controls duplicate key sets; works with other departments and outside agencies to develop and control key systems.
  • Recommends purchase of lock systems; prepares purchase orders for lock supplies, key blanks, and miscellaneous locks and hardware.
  • Develops key plans and obtains approvals.
  • Obtains approvals from District police, supervisors, and managers and issues security and miscellaneous keys to District personnel; changes codes and issues padlocks; surveys and assesses lock and related security devices available from vendors and manufacturers.
  • Responds to requests for assistance to open locks which are stuck or for which user keys have been lost.
  • Maintains records of locks, keys and work performed.
  • Maintains tools and equipment used in locksmithing, and shop facilities.
  • Installs, maintains, adjusts and repair locks, knobs, deadbolts and latches on doors, windows, office furniture and equipment, cabinets and cupboards, automobiles, and safety equipment panels and cabinets; installs, maintains and repairs panic hardware and door closers.
  • Develops keying schemes for master control keys and individual locks; keys and rekeys locks in accordance with master control plans.
  • Maintains records and files of keying information and issued keys; maintains inventory of tools, locks, knobs, keys and other related hardware; reviews key requests.

Locksmith Requirements / Skills / Qualifications

Locksmith job description should include these common skills and qualifications:

  • High school education
  • On-the-job training experience
  • An ability to use a variety of machinery and tools, such as keycutting machines and drills
  • A strong understanding of various types of locking systems and hardware
  • Troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Communication and social skills to interact with customers
  • Sufficient manual dexterity to use tools and manipulate locking devices

Interested please contact Snelling Staffing:

LOCATION

Omaha, Nebraska 68144

PAY

$17

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