Major Duties: General summary: Provides skilled labor and works with tools to repair, replace and maintain cores. The incumbent changes cylinders and drills out frozen cylinders when necessary. - Works with building coordinators on rekeying part or all of a building. Provides first line customer response with communication and customer satisfaction as main focus.- Operates a motor vehicle to transport tools, supplies and materials to work sites. Organizes assigned work so as to minimize materials and in a manner required for proper completion of work, and instructs others.- Pins cores, cuts keys, and installs cores in WMU's facilities. This includes working with mechanical locking devices. Works with grinders, key cutting machines, cordless portable power tools, screw drivers, wrenches, drills, hammers, chisels, tweezers, and various hand tools.- Installs, repairs and maintains mortise locks, keyless mechanical locks, exit and exit control devices, exit alarms, closures, and hold open devices.- Installs security devices to manufacturer's specifications, ensures proper operation of systems/components, and/or aligns bolts and cylinders, and attaches knobs.- Performs additional duties as requested by supervisory personnel.
Minimum Qualifications: - High school diploma or equivalent.- Five years experience working with pinning cores and cutting keys.- Ability to read and comprehend written instructions and safety regulations regarding the performance of job duties, and must have sufficient writing and mathematical skills to prepare semi-skilled estimates and supply requisitions. - Must possess a valid state driver's license.- Must participate in annual training on L.E.I.N. (Law Enforcement Information Network) and submit to periodic background checks as required by the FBI.- Complete Cleary/CSA (Campus Security Authority) training as required by the Department of Education.- Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job and use the tools of the trade.
Internal Number: 352_57233
About Western Michigan University
One of the top-100 public universities in the United States, Western Michigan University is committed to being learner centered, discovery driven and globally engaged. Founded in 1903, what was once Western Michigan College became Michigan's fourth public university in 1957. Since then, WMU has undergone dramatic growth in size and stature. Today, the University offers more than 240 academic programs to students pursuing degrees through the doctoral level. More than 20 percent of its 25,000 students are enrolled in graduate course work, studying in disciplines ranging from atomic physics and graph theory to medieval literature and blind rehabilitation. Of 101 graduate offerings available, 30 lead to a doctoral degree.