Locksmith - 10516-1A

Job description

Updated: Sep 1, 2020
Location: UC Irvine Campus
Job Type:

Job Opening ID: 10516

Reports To: Security Infrastructure Program Manager

Working Title: Locksmith

Department: Facilities Management

Bargaining Unit: K9

FLSA: Non-Exempt

Payroll Job Code: 008266

Job Location: UCI Campus- Irvine

Percent of Time: 100%

Work Schedule: 9/80, 6:30-4:00p.m., EO FRI OF

Employee Class: Career

Position Summary:

Cuts keys by duplication, code and impression, using hand and machine tools. Rekeys and repairs the various types of locking systems used on the UCI and UCIMC locations. Interprets and makes changes to the key record system to reflect changes brought about by rekeying and modification to campus building. Installs, repairs and performs preventive maintenance on various types of builders’ hardware.

Compensation Range:

Hourly: $34.79

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Installation, repair and adjustment of hydraulic door controls.

Installation, repair and adjustment of various fire exit devices.

Rekey and repair various types of locking systems on the UCI and UCIMC campuses.

Make up and interpret complex master key systems.

Cut keys by duplication, code and impression, using hand and machine tools.

Operate a key duplicator.

Operate various code machines to produce first keys to factory specifications.

Effectively communicate with various faculty and staff members in regards to the planning, performance and completion of assigned duties.

Operates a personal computer.

Operates power tools.

Low voltage theory.

Installation, repair and adjustment of electro-hydraulic and electro-pneumatic door openers.

Installation, repair and adjustment of various other architectural hardware items.

Install and make repairs and adjustments to electronic locking system.

Assist with data entry.

Changes combination of safe and vaults.

Impressions keys.

Read blueprints.

Processes various forms.

Ability to weld.

Familiarity with NFPA 101, Life Safety codes.


Special Conditions:

Must possess a valid California driver license. Must be available for on-call assignments or alternate work schedule as required. Must be willing to work weekends. Must submit to background check. Must respect smoke free environments. May be required to work in toxic, diseased, chemically contaminated or radioactive laboratory intensive areas determined to be safe. Must possess or have proof of application for a State of California Locksmith permit.

Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.

The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.

UCI provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities upon request. For more information, please contact Human Resources at (949) 824-0500.




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Job No:
Posted: 9/10/2020
Application Due: 12/9/2020
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