Company: George Mason University
Posted on: January 27, 2023
Alternate Department Description
Criminal Background Check
Standard Background Check, Financial Background Check
Motor Vehicle Background Check
Statement of Economic Interest
Student Wage / Non-Student Wage
Role (State) Job Title
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (20-25 hours/week)
$27 per hour
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.
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
- 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; and
- Assisting with special projects as assigned.
- Basic computer expertise including knowledge of Microsoft
- Possess excellent customer service and communication
- Ability to operate motor vehicles, heavy equipment, and
- Ability to be subjected to both indoor and outdoor
- Comfortable with climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling,
crunching, crawling, reaching, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting,
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; and
- Must 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.
- Mechanical ability.
Special Instructions to Applicants
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.
For Full Consideration, Apply by:
1/1/2023 (this is a nonbinding date; this position may close at any
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled?
Mason Ad Statement
Great Careers Begin at Mason!
George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial
institution with national distinction in both academics and
research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and
Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its
global appeal and excellence in higher education.
Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in
Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135
countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in
Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning
locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a
campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is
meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at
our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at
George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action
employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its
community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or
veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.
Campus Safety Information
Mason's Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available at
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