Assistant Locksmith (Part-Time)The George Mason University Police Department (Mason Police), invites applications for the part-time position of Assistant Locksmith within the Physical Security section of Mason Police. The Assistant Locksmith supports the mission of Mason Police by providing a safe and secure environment for all university employees, students, and visitors as they pursue their daily work and study activities, consistent with the laws of the Commonwealth and the policies of the University.George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.This position is located on the Fairfax campus for 20-25 hours per week between the hours of 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday-Friday. This position will require some travel between the Fairfax Campus, Arlington Campus, and Prince William Campus. Training will be provided on all necessary duties of this position.Responsibilities:The primary responsibilities of the Assistant Locksmith position are to assist the Physical Security section of Mason Police in maintaining the security and integrity of the university key and lock systems and compliance with the university key control policy and procedures as well as:Locksmith duties such as cutting keys, working with BEST cores, installing locks, troubleshooting lock and key systems, and assisting with Masterkey systems in new construction and renovations;Performing duties in a timely and efficient manner;Issuing and retrieving keys;Providing excellent customer service to customers;Answering phones;Recordkeeping and basic filing;Maintaining inventory;Maintaining a clean and orderly work space; andAssisting with special projects as assigned.Required Qualifications:Basic computer expertise including knowledge of Microsoft Office;Possess excellent customer service and communication skills;Ability to operate motor vehicles, heavy equipment, and machinery;Ability to be subjected to both indoor and outdoor environmental conditions;Comfortable with climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crunching, crawling, reaching, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, fingering, grasping, talking, hearing, and repetitive motions;Ability to work well independently after initial training;Ability to work well with a diverse group of people;Successful completion of a polygraph examination, thorough background check, and fingerprinting;No felony convictions or convictions of misdemeanors involving crimes of moral turpitude or gross misconduct; andMust currently possess an appropriate, active, and valid motor vehicle operator's license that meets all of Mason's requirements for operating state vehicles and equipment under Mason's Vehicle Use Policy 1411 https://universitypolicy.gmu.edu/policies/vehicleuse/. The Office of Risk Management reserves the right to review the driver's licenses and Motor Vehicle Reports (MVRs) of all candidates selected for employment contingent upon a favorable review.Preferred Qualifications:Mechanical ability.
For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
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