Vectrus Locksmith, Senior in Kuwait

POSITION SUMMARY:

Provide locksmith services on locks, locksets, and safes.Services and maintains different types of key-operated locking systems, mechanical and electronic cipher locking systems, mechanical and electronic combination locking systems and associated hardware and key duplication.Follows Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to ensure all tasks are accomplished safely and with a focus on quality. Provides oversight to the Locksmith teams and is engaged in daily activities.Verifies actual hours worked by personnel to reduce manpower expenditure. Completes tasks in accordance with the local Environmental, Safety and Health directives.Correctly captures data related to maintenance work orders, preventative maintenance inspections, and emergency/urgent work requests for input into the Computer Maintenance Management System (Maximo).

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES:

1.Cuts new or duplicate keys using key cutting machines

2.Opens safes using drilling or manipulation techniques

3.Installs new or repaired tumblers into locks to change safe combinations

4.Opens locked doors without working keys by using lock picks

5.Disassembles mechanical or electrical locking devices; repairs or replaces worn tumblers, springs, and other parts

6.Repairs and adjusts safes, vault doors, and vault components

7.Removes and applies interior and exterior finishes on safes and vaults

8.Provides locksmith services and assists locked-out individuals in gaining access to their residences

9.Conducts preventative maintenance inspections of lock assemblies

10.Issues and receives keys and maintains spare keys in accordance with AR 190-51

11.Conducts periodic and required key-control inventories to assure accountability

12.Maintains supplies such as locksmith tools, hand tools, key blanks and tags

13.Perform other duties as assigned

MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:

1.Locksmith tools, hand tools and key cutting machines

2.Knowledge of machines and tools, including their designs, uses, repair, and maintenance

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

Work is generally conducted on-site at maintenance and project locations in out-of-doors areas with potential exposure to extreme climatic conditions.Work may require lifting up to 50 lbs, stooping, climbing, prolonged standing, prolonged sitting and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to physical, chemical or biological agents.Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required in certain areas.Such PPE includes but is not limited to head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices. Must comply with OSHA, EPA, and Fire Regulations and published company work rules.

PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:

Physical requirements include lifting, climbing, extended sitting or standing, or other physical efforts that are normally required. In addition, visual acuity, hearing and speaking requirements would be considered. Consider this section carefully; any physical requirements must be able to be tied back to the major job activities. Refer to the general physical requirement, physical activities, visual acuity, and working conditions checklist for more information.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Certifications:One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.

1.High School diploma or equivalent is required

2.Locksmith certification required

3.Registered safe technician preferred

4.Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license from country of origin for the purpose of obtaining and maintaining a valid Military or Kuwait Driver’s License

Experience:

1.Requires approximately six (6) years of Locksmith experience

2.Requires knowledge of various types of locks and keys, the ability to fabricate keys, change locks, and use the tools required for this trade

3.Must have an understanding of safety directives and polices regarding the operation of Locksmith equipment

Skills:

1.Keeps up-to-date on Locksmith technically and apply new knowledge to the job

2.Knowledge of servicing and maintaining all types of key-operated locking systems, mechanical and electronic cipher locking systems, mechanical and electronic combination locking systems and associated hardware and key duplication

3.Able to troubleshoot and rebuild locks, lock cylinders and locksets to include re-pinning/re-keying locks

4.Must be able to gain keyless entry to locked areas using standard locksmith and hand tools

5.Fabricate keys by code using standard code cutting equipment

6.Knowledge of MS Office, including Word and Excel, Outlook and other related applications preferred

7.Must have excellent communication skills in English, both written and oral

8.Works independently without supervision

SUPERVISORY/BUDGET RESPONSIBILITIES:

Shall supervise junior Locksmiths

Organization: KBOSSS

Title: Locksmith, Senior

Location: Kuwait

Requisition ID: KBO001042

Clearance Level required at Start Date: SF85P

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.