Washington State University

Apply Now

Locksmith Lead

Washington State University
PULLMAN, WA Full-time
Posted on January 7, 2020

Washington State University

Facilities Services, Building Operations

Locksmith Lead


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.

Additional Requirements:

Possession of, or ability to obtain by time of hire, a valid driver’s license.

Experience with door hardware, locks, master key systems, and security systems.

Preferred Qualifications:

Four (4) years training and one (1) year additional experience in journey level locksmith trade.

High School Diploma or GED.