Facilities / auxiliary services / sustainability
Montclair State is New Jersey's second largest university. It offers the advantages of a large university - a broad undergraduate curriculum with a global focus, a wide variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level, and a diverse faculty and student body - combined with a small college's attention to students.
February 18, 2011
Maintenance and Operations
Previous applicants need not apply
Under the supervision of the Crew Supervisor Locksmith, troubleshoots lock problems and repairs, alters and installs various types of locking devices and keys to ensure security of all university facilities. Inspects, maintains, rebuilds, repairs locks, locksets, cylinders and combinations in all university facilities. Troubleshoots electronic lock problems. Codes electronic swipe cards and downloads information into electronic locking devices. Responds to emergency lock outs as needed within 15 minutes of call. Performs routine Preventive Maintenance on exterior door locking mechanisms and key cutting equipment. Performs lock repairs. Disassembles locks and replaces worn tumblers, springs and other parts as needed. Picks locks as necessary. Cuts keys, including those by code and impression, as approved, within 2 days of request and tracks key requests and files. Read pinning charts and pins keys as per University masterkey system to cut submaster and change keys. Is familiar with the use and nomenclature of various types keying systems, charts and equipment. Cooperates, communicates and collaborates with other units of the Physical Plant, University Police and Residence Life to meet the needs of the campus. The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified, and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
Qualifications & Requirements
Three (3) years of experience in work involving the installation, inspection, repair, servicing and maintenance of various types of locking systems and locks. Knowledge of the problems, equipment and techniques involved in installing, inspecting, repairing, and maintaining various locks is a must. Knowledge and use of key cutting machines and portable hand tools is essential. Ability to read and interpret plans and specifications is preferred. Ability to analyze/trouble shoot lock problems installation, inspection, maintenance, and repair work is mandatory. Working knowledge of electronic locking systems is preferred. A High School Diploma or GED is a must. A valid New Jersey Driver's License is a must. MUST BE ABLE TO RESPOND TO AFTER HOUR LOCK OUT EMERGENCIES. 40 Hour workweek: Hours will be determined by department. This is a NJ Civil Service Commission Open Competitive title. A Civil Service examination is required. For further information, please view the NJ Civil Service Commission's website:
C16: $39,678.24 - $55,821.18
: Salaries for internal candidates are determined by the New Jersey Civil Service Commission's formula. Salaries for external candidates are determined up to $45,059.22.
Open Until Filled
Send cover letter and resume to
(include vacancy # if above)
Montclair State University
Division of Human Resources
Montclair, New Jersey 07043
Fax: 973-655-7210 or
along with your submission.
Organizational Marketing Statement:
With a proud history and a vibrant future, Montclair State University is one of New Jersey's most diverse and dynamic institutions of higher education. Located 14 miles west of New York City on a 246-acre campus which boasts modern, state-of-the-art facilities complemented by green spaces, public plazas, and early twentieth-century architecture, the University offers a comprehensive undergraduate curriculum with a global focus; a broad variety of superior graduate programs through the doctoral level; and a talented and diverse faculty and student body.The University's six colleges and schools offer more than 300 undergraduate and graduate majors, minors, concentrations, and certificate programs, and with more than 120 student organizations and 17 varsity sports for men and women, Montclair State offers students the total college experience.
Montclair State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution with a strong commitment to diversity. Additional information can be found on the MSU website at
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION INSTITUTION
InsideHigherEd.com - 8 months ago
Montclair State University offers a comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs to a highly diverse population of 18,500 stud...