|Performs skilled journey level work in the installation, maintenance and repair of locks and exit and security hardware of City buildings. Incumbent works independently without direct supervision. Work is reviewed for completion through reports submitted.|
|Performs preventative maintenance of locking devices by inspection, repair and replacement of parts when necessary.
Develops and maintains master key system; maintains computerized inventory key records.
Analyzes situations/problems and recommends solutions.
Researches alternate hardware and locking devices; maintains inventory/ orders parts.
Repairs and opens defective locks; changes lock combinations; replaces worn/ broken parts; opens locks as required when keys have been lost or broken and performs required repairs.
Repairs security locks including minor electrical and mechanical locking controls.
Makes and issues, as directed by the City key management policy and procedure # 910.2, new/duplicate keys using key cutting machine; maintains key cutting machine, grinder, and related hand tools.
Works with carpenters preparing new doors for lock installation; adjusts doors, closures and/or striker plates to ensure proper lock alignment.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
|Knowledge of the operation and maintenance of equipment and tools required to install and repair locking, exit and security devices.
Knowledge of various locking devices, parts, combinations, including electrical and mechanical controls.
Knowledge of occupational hazards and safety precautions.
Skilled in the use of die grinders, key cutting machines, drill motors.
Skill in the installation and repair of locks and security hardware which may involve bending, stooping and reaching over head.
Ability to analyze situations and recommend solutions.
Ability to monitor and maintain appropriate inventory level.
Ability to plan workload to meet deadlines.
|High School graduate and four (4) years experience as a journey level locksmith; or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Carpentry experience and experience on door hardware and locking devices desired. Must meet eligibility requirements for membership in Associated Locksmiths of America within one year of employment. Florida Driver's License required.
REVISED: 5/11/07-CF- Created (level I) position per Department request.