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RP4443:Locksmith, Sr.
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Installs, repair and maintains various types of key and combination-type locks, card key systems, security panels and electrically and manually-operated cypher locks; plans sequence of operations and determines methods to use when making keys for opening, changing, repairing, recombinating and adjusting key, combination or other types of locks, exercising a complete knowledge of locksmith theory and practice, including construction characteristics of locks and locking hardware and use of code books; opens locks by use of lock picking tools, dismantling, impressioning or other methods; repairs locks by replacing worn or broken parts, rekeying to different key combinations such as master, submaster, change key and control key or to different numbers or letters if a combination lock; replaces, installs or changes locks as required; repairs, maintains and changes safe and vault combinations; opens safes and vaults by using penetration methods such as manipulation and drilling; sets up new coding for master key systems; decodes locks; collaborates with vendor and customer representatives and responsible Company personnel in the design of new security systems and the resolution of security problems. Operates, maintains, and troubleshoots automated access control systems.

Operates a computer workstation in performance of the above.

Basic Qualifications
Four years of experience as an industrial/residential Locksmith or satisfactory completion of an approved Trade School/Military course.

Experience with Microsoft Office Suite.

Desired skills
Code cutting of keys or making keys from code (number)

Key impressions or the ability to hand fit key

GSA products and Von Duprin 99 series

*Master keying or ability to layout master key system

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Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Job Location(s): Palmdale California
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FLEX9x80A-Friday off in 2nd week w/flex hrs/day
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