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Locksmith Supervisor

Job Description

TITLE: Locksmith Supervisor

JOB CODE: 6355



EEO6 CODE: 6 = Skilled Crafts

GRADE: Pay Grade 9

PAY PLAN: Annually
minimum 31,572.00
midpoint 40,416.00
maximum 49,260.00

PURPOSE: To provide supervisory and journeyman-level skills for lock and key services involving the installation, repair, and maintenance of locks, emergency entry, combination of wall and floor safes, making keys, the preparation of plans and specifications for lock and key security records. Responsible for the supervision of activities relating to lock and key services and records.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: In addition to the duties of Locksmith, 6356, the Locksmith Supervisor plans, schedules, and supervises the work of other locksmiths in effecting lock changes, repairing and maintaining locks, and making keys. Procures and otherwise maintains adequate inventory of locksmith supplies and equipment. Consults with department heads and other faculty and staff members with regard to feasibility and technical aspects of lock changes and modifications. Maintains the Automatic Door Openers, adjusts the hydraulic pressure, closing speed, back check and opening speed of the automatic doors. Performs related duties as required. Requisitions materials, supplies and equipment, and conducts annual inventory of materials and supplies. Inspects and otherwise checks locksmith shop machines and equipment for serviceability.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS: REPORTS TO: General supervision from Captain of Support Services SUPERVISION: N/A SUPERVISION-OTHER: Trains, guides, and directs other locksmiths and their work.


REQUIRED EDUCATION-OTHER: High school graduation.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE / COMPETENCIES-OTHER: REQUIRED EXPERIENCES/COMPETENCIES: Five years of experience as a journeyman locksmith and competent in all phases of locksmith work. Valid Texas drivers license. OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Knowledge of and skill in the operation of key cutting machines, drill presses, milling machines, and other equipment and hand tools relating to the locksmith trade. Proficient in all phases of the locksmith trade.