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California State University, Fullerton
  • Position Number: 4832778
  • Location: Fullerton, CA
  • Position Type: Facilities Management

Lead Locksmith

Classificaiton: Lead Locksmith
Department: Lock Shop
Sub-Division: Associate Vice President Facilities Management
Salary Range: Classification Range $6,151 - $7,942 per month(Hiring range depending on qualifications, not anticipated to exceed $6,151 - $6,400 per month)
Appointment Type: Ongoing
Time Base: Full Time
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

About CSUF:
Standing on 241 acres at the heart of Southern California, the university was founded in 1957 and has grown into a population of over 39,000 students. As Titans, we believe that diverse perspectives deepen our understanding. We are committed to giving students the support they need to graduate, while responding to Californias revolving work force needs. At California State University, Fullerton we strive for continual improvement of students, staff, faculty and administrators through orientations, training programs and professional development opportunities. As part of the Titan Community, you have access to many campus facilities and services including but not limited to the Grand Central Art Center in Santa Ana, Fullerton Arboretum, cultural events and performances in the Clayes Performing Arts Center, Cal State Fullerton Athletics sports events, Titan Recreation Center, and the Employee Wellness Program.

Job Summary:
It is an exciting time to join Cal State Fullerton as we are an in demand comprehensive University that is driven to shape the future of education and foster a vibrant community of diverse students, faculty, staff and administrators who uphold values of inclusive excellence, free speech, and an environment free from discrimination. We are continuously seeking individuals from a variety of career disciplines that share in the University's mission and core values. We warmly welcome you to consider joining the Titan Community where minds expand and opportunities flourish.

About the Position:

Capital Programs and Facilities Management (CPFM) is committed to planning, developing, and maintaining a safe, sustainable, and high-quality learning and working environment for the campus community. Facilities Management provides oversight of university resources and assets and is responsible for the development of the University's facilities including land use planning, capital improvement, project development, and construction, as well as facilities operations and maintenance including custodial services, landscape services, building trade services, mechanical and electrical, and recycling services. We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our Associate Vice President Facilities Management team as the Lead Locksmith. The ideal candidate in this role should have a positive attitude and an active, energetic mind that is characterized by highly ethical practices and a commitment to diversity, openness, flexibility, integrity, and kindness.

Under the general supervision of the Building Trades Manager for Capital Programs and Facilities Management (CPFM), or their designee, the Lead Locksmith plans, designs, and has oversight of the implementation and maintenance of a campus-wide electronic master lock and electronic key program, will plan, schedule and assign work, determine material, equipment and staffing needs for projects, will monitor work in progress and inspect work to ensure it meets quality requirements and specifications. Demonstrates a methodical and organized approach to completing work assignments, involving a high level of safety awareness. This position is highly safety conscious and disciplined in proper systems and devices. Offers excellent customer service and is always courteous of student, faculty, staff, and staff customers. An employee best suited for this role is one who is defined by their dedication to the quality of their work, dependability, and reliability.

Cares for campus safety and security to support the University's mission, vision, and values in higher education. Interacts with a diverse group of individuals, and serves as the campus expert on all matters pertaining to electronic locks. Works well in a team environment and understands the balance of sharing duties, takes ownership, and takes the initiative to complete tasks as needed in a timely and safe manner. Takes pride in every aspect of their work to create and maintain an excellent learning environment at Cal State Fullerton. Thrives in a university environment where staff are empowered for personal growth and supported in personal and professional growth. Other duties as assigned.

Essential Qualifications:
In addition to the knowledge required of the Locksmith, the Lead Locksmith must possess a comprehensive knowledge of master key systems and a working knowledge of effective supervisory practices and techniques. In addition to the abilities required of the Locksmith, the Lead Locksmith must be able to develop and implement a master key system; lead, instruct and coordinate the work of a small group or crew of skilled and semi-skilled assistants; determine staffing, material and equipment needs; estimate costs for new locking systems or for replacement systems; analyze and respond appropriately to emergency situations; and maintain more complex manual and/or computerized record-keeping systems. In addition to the experience required of the Locksmith, the abilities of a Lead Locksmith normally would be acquired through two or more years of experience as a journey-level locksmith that included lead work coordination responsibilities and training in master key systems.

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily and is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous experience in a lead locksmith position for a large facility.

Ability to instruct and coordinate the work of a small group or crew of skilled assistants. Knowledge of innovative locksmith-related systems.

Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills.

Ability to understand and follow verbal instructions and communicate with co-workers and directions, work with customers, and direct the work of others.

Special Working Conditions:
Notice of Non-Discrimination on the Basis of Gender or Sex and Contact Information for Title IX Coordinator

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Additional Information:
California State University, Fullerton celebrates all forms of diversity and is deeply committed to fostering an inclusive environment within which students, staff, administrators and faculty thrive. Individuals interested in advancing the Universitys strategic diversity goals are strongly encouraged to apply. Reasonable accommodations will be provided for qualified applicants with disabilities who self-disclose.

As of January 1, 2022, the CSU Out-of-State Employment Policy prohibits the hiring of employees to perform CSU-related work outside the state of California.

The person holding this position is considered a mandated reporter under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting act and is required to comply with the requirement set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083, revised July 21, 2017.

Multiple positions may be hired from this recruitment based on the strength of the applicant pool.

If you are applying for a staff position, please note that you are not eligible to work concurrently in a staff position and an Academic Student position such as Graduate Assistant, Teaching Associate, Instructional Student Assistant or a Student Assistant position.

Regular attendance is considered an essential job function; the inability to meet attendance requirements may preclude the employee from retaining employment.

Employee/applicant who submits an application for a position may be required to successfully complete job related performance test(s) as part of the selection process.

Online application/resume must be received by electronic submission on the final filing date by 9:00 PM (Pacific Standard Time)/midnight (Eastern Standard Time). Applicants who fail to complete all sections of the online application form will be disqualified from consideration.

California State University, Fullerton is not a sponsoring agency for staff or management positions (i.e. H1-B Visas).

Application Deadline: Jan 04, 2024 (9:00 PM)

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