Apprentice Locksmith

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington, D.C
Posted
Jul 20, 2021
Closes
Jul 22, 2021
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
Duties

Summary

The incumbent is responsible for supporting the daily operations of the Logistics &Support / Furnishings Locksmith Shop. Major duties include but are not limited basic key cutting, minor engraving, removing broken keys from keyways, basic installation of locking mechanisms in office equipment, safes, etc., service calls, shop maintenance, safety, customer service, and workforce planning. Other duties or special projects as assigned.
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Responsibilities

The Office of the Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) provides operations support services and business solutions to the
community of 10,000 House Members, Officers and staff. The CAO organization comprises more than 650 technical and
administrative staff working in a variety of areas, including information technology, finance, budget management, human
resources, payroll, child care, food and vending, procurement, logistics and administrative counsel.

The incumbent is responsible for supporting the daily operations of the L&S/Furnishings Locksmith Shop. Major duties include but are not limited basic key cutting, minor engraving, removing broken keys from keyways, basic installation of locking mechanisms in office equipment, safes, etc., service calls, shop maintenance, safety, customer service, and workforce planning. Other duties or special projects as assigned.

The position does not have day-to-day supervisory managerial responsibilities.

PRIMARY DUTIES / RESPONSIBILIES:
  • Assist shop personnel as directed
  • Visit House Offices to make deliveries or troubleshoot locks
  • Make copies of keys and make sure they work in the locks when delivered
  • Learn to remove broken keys, and replacing of locks
  • Learn and assist on the Laser and Rotary engraver
  • Learn all safety protocols for the job
  • Assist with training programs as needed
  • Do shop upkeep such as sweeping, taking trash out, keeping a tidy work area


Travel Required

Not required - Not required.

Supervisory status
No

Promotion Potential
5

Requirements

Conditions of Employment

  • USAJobs Conditions of Employment


Qualifications

  • Able to pass a thorough background check for a top secret security clearance
  • Possess mechanical ability to learn the Locksmith trade
  • Ability to learn computer program governing the Laser and Mechanical Engravers
  • Able to stand for long periods of time and to walk around campus in all types of weather
  • Be able to lift a minimum of 50 lbs
  • Basic knowledge of different types of locks
  • Able to travel for training that may take up to two weeks in duration


Education

Additional information

How You Will Be Evaluated

You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

You will be evaluated using a structured interview process.

Background checks and security clearance

Security clearance
Not Required

Drug test required
No

Required Documents

Resume

If you are relying on your education to meet qualification requirements:

Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education in order for it to be credited towards qualifications. Therefore, provide only the attendance and/or degrees from schools accredited by accrediting institutions recognized by the U.S. Department of Education .

Failure to provide all of the required information as stated in this vacancy announcement may result in an ineligible rating or may affect the overall rating.

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