Locksmith Foreman (99383)

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Locksmith Foreman

Department - To Be Determined

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Under the direction of a supervisor, is responsible for the efficient operation of a locksmith shop, including the repair and maintenance of locks and related hardware, inventory control, and security.

A Locksmith Foreman typically:

  • is responsible for the repair and maintenance of locks and related hardware
  • supervises and trains lower level locksmiths and trainees
  • establishes priorities, schedules work, and monitors work flow for a locksmith shop
  • ensures that established standards are met
  • requisitions and distributes equipment and supplies
  • analyzes maintenance procedures to reduce labor and material costs and ensure safety
    • is responsible for inventory and security of all locks, keys, and related hardware:
  • maintains inventory control and other records as necessary, such as job orders, standing orders, and repair records
  • maintains set of master key patterns, codes, and combinations for the campus
    • consults with department heads, architects, and/or project engineers on security and setting up master keying system (including grandmaster, submaster, and individual key operations) on new or existing buildings
    • performs repair and maintenance duties as required
    • performs other related duties assigned

    This posting is for current permanent University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign employees who are working in the Locksmith promotional line.

    Minimum Qualifications:
    Nine years of experience in the repair and maintenance of locks, door checks, and related hardware and in the making and duplication of keys, including apprenticeship and/or vocational training

    For more information about this classification:

    Locksmith Foreman positions are benefits-eligible civil service positions. Most positions are full-time (37.5 hours per week, 12 months per year). The minimum salary is $21.45 per hour.

    There may not be current vacancies in this classification.

    Application Procedures:
    To apply, submit a Civil Service application at jobs.illinois.edu and an exam request form for Locksmith Foreman. Documents such as college transcripts (unofficial are accepted), resumes, driver's license, professional licenses, and certifications should be uploaded to the application by the time you submit an exam request, as these documents may be required for your exam.

    Do not apply if you are a current employee working in this classification. Current employees may request to be added to the Transfer List.

    Please monitor your email (including spam or junk mail) for testing and other correspondence from [email protected] and [email protected].

    For further information regarding application procedures, contact Staff Human Resources at 217-333-2137 or [email protected].

    The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Other pre-employment assessments may be required, depending on the classification of Civil Service employment.

    The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu.

    College Name or Administrative Unit: Staff Human Resources
    Category: 4-Crafts and Trades
    Title: Locksmith Foreman (99383)
    Open Date: 07/09/2018
    Close Date: 07/16/2018
    Organization Name: Staff Human Resources Operations





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    Job No:
    Posted: 7/10/2018
    Application Due: 7/18/2018
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