Conway, SC
Jan 24, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Classification Title:

Trades Specialist IV

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Facilities, Repairs & Renov

Position Type:

PCLS - Slotted Classified

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12 mo.

Hours per week:

37.5 hours per week

Normal work days:

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Normal work hours:

7:00 am - 3:30 pm (37.5 hrs)

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Job Details:


Coastal Carolina University is currently accepting applications for the following position: Locksmith (Trades Specialist IV) in the Facilities, Repairs and Renovations Department.

Duties include, but are not be limited to: develop and implement key schedules; schedule and perform the rekeying of requested areas and buildings campus-wide; ensure the security and integrity of the university master keying system; complete key requisitions, including cutting, distribution and record keeping; purchase, repair, and install all associated door hardware; maintain all locksmith shop records, including lock locations, inventory of key codes and key schedules; assisting other trades; provide exceptional customer service to all constituents; and performing other duties as may be assigned.

Requirements: A high school diploma or equivalent (GED) and related experience in the locksmith trade to include master keying experience. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license. Preference will be given to applicants with knowledge and experience with “Best” and “Schlage” locks.

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 47 states and 61 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply.

Interested applicants should apply online at https://jobs.coastal.edu or online in the Office of Human Resources and Equal Opportunity at Coastal Carolina University between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.

Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.

Trades Specialist IV (KC40/141835), full-time position with benefits. SC State pay band: 04. Normal work hours: Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Must be flexible to meet the special scheduling needs of the University.



Required Qualifications:

A high school diploma or equivalent and related experience in the locksmith trade to include master keying experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge and experience with “Best” and “Schlage” locks is preferred.

Required Licensure and/or Certification:

Possess and maintain valid driver’s license.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

Must have knowledge of locksets and lockset mechanisms. Must be skilled in the use of various trade tools and equipment and have working knowledge of tools, equipment, materials, and supplies used in the locksmith trade. Knowledge of safety practices. Ability to comprehend blue prints, plans, and specifications. Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills, and adequate computer skills to perform his/her assigned duties.

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