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LOCKSMITH - 40002801

Date: Apr 1, 2021

Location: Durham, NC, US, 27701

Company: Durham County

Durham County Government employs approximately 1,900 employees that work towards providing needed services throughout the community. With a wide array of services, Durham County Government is at the heart of a rapidly growing and diverse area offering residents, employees and visitors exciting opportunities to live, work, grow and play. For more information about Durham County Government, visit www.dconc.gov.

 

DEPARTMENT:       

General Services 

DATE POSTED:            

April 01, 2021

CLOSING DATE:           

Until Filled

SALARY MINIMUM:  

$32,210.00 

MAXIMUM HIRING SALARY:

$55,000.00 

POSITION NUMBER:            

40002801 

JOB TYPE:

Full-Time 

 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

 

Performs difficult skilled and technical work in the operation, maintenance and repair of a variety of mechanical equipment and/or electrical systems; does related work as required.

 

Work is performed under general supervision. Supervision may be exercised over subordinate workers.                  

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Responds to requests for service for installation, maintenance and repair of all types of door hardware and locking devices in Durham County government buildings;
  • Installs and maintains commercial door hardware including exit devices, door closers, magnetic locks, electric strikes, automatic door operators and other related devices;
  • Disassembles mechanical and electrical locking devices and repairs or replaces parts as needed;
  • Re-keys locks and cuts new or duplicate keys as needed;
  • Maintains key control accountability of all keys issued and/or produced;
  • Manages lock shop; orders and maintains locking supplies;
  • Provides cost estimates for repairs, installations and maintenance;
  • Supports carpenters and other trades as needed;
  • Maintains records of work performed and prepares reports as needed;
  • Performs general building maintenance work as needed; and
  • Performs other related tasks as required.

 

KNOWLEDGES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

 

  • Thorough knowledge of the methods, materials, equipment, tools and techniques of mechanical equipment repair; 
  • Thorough knowledge of the hazards and safety precautions associated with equipment maintenance work;
  • Skill in the operation of the tools and equipment used in the trade;
  • Knowledge of applicable Life Safety and egress codes;
  • Ability to diagnose mechanical trouble in small machines end mechanical equipment;
  • Ability to understand and carry out detailed oral and written instructions;
  • Ability to plan and supervise other employees;
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment under pressure to meet deadlines;
  • Ability to maintain working relationships with a diverse population.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

 

Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school and three years of locksmith experience which includes six months in a lead worker capacity.

 

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

 

Requires a valid Locksmith License issued by the North Carolina Licensing Board and a valid class-appropriate driver’s license issued by the State of North Carolina.

 

Durham County Government is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Nearest Major Market: Durham
Nearest Secondary Market: Raleigh