511 E Northern Lights Blvd , 276-4147 Anchorage, AK 995032808 US
Job Title: Locksmith
Location: Anchorage, Alaska
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $60,000 - $80,000 per year (depending on experience) with bonuses
Job Description: We are seeking an experienced and skilled Locksmith to join our team in Anchorage, Alaska. As a Locksmith, you will be responsible for providing a range of locksmith services, including lock installation, repair, rekeying, and emergency lockout assistance. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in locksmithing, excellent problem-solving skills, and a commitment to delivering exceptional customer service.
- Lock Installation and Repair: Install, repair, and maintain various types of locks, including mechanical and electronic locks, padlocks, deadbolts, and keyless entry systems.
- Key Cutting and Duplication: Cut new keys and duplicate existing keys using specialized tools and machinery.
- Rekeying Locks: Rekey locks to ensure security and restrict access when necessary, including changing pins, tumblers, and cylinders.
- Emergency Lockout Assistance: Respond to emergency lockout situations promptly, using appropriate techniques to gain entry without causing damage.
- Keyless Entry System Installation: Install and program keyless entry systems for residential and commercial properties.
- Security Consultation: Assess the security needs of customers and provide recommendations for improved security measures, such as high-security locks or access control systems.
- Customer Service: Interact with customers in a professional and courteous manner, addressing their concerns and ensuring their satisfaction with the locksmith services provided.
- Documentation and Record-Keeping: Maintain accurate records of services performed, including key cutting, lock installations, and repairs.
- Locksmith Experience: Minimum of 2 years of experience as a locksmith, with a strong knowledge of locksmithing techniques, tools, and products.
- Valid Driver's License: Possess a valid driver's license with a clean driving record.
- Technical Skills: Proficient in using locksmith tools and equipment, including lock picks, key cutters, key programmers, and key machines.
- Problem-Solving Abilities: Strong analytical and problem-solving skills to address a variety of lock-related issues efficiently.
- Attention to Detail: Meticulous attention to detail to ensure accuracy in key cutting, lock installations, and repairs.
- Customer Service Skills: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to provide friendly and helpful customer service.
- Physical Fitness: Ability to perform physical tasks, including lifting heavy objects, working in confined spaces, and standing for extended periods.
- Ethics and Integrity: Trustworthy and able to maintain confidentiality and respect customer privacy.
- Flexibility: Willingness to work on-call or respond to emergency locksmith requests outside of regular business hours.
Compensation: The salary range for this position is $60,000 - $80,000 per year, commensurate with experience. In addition, bonuses based on performance and customer satisfaction may be provided.
Meet Your Recruiter
Skilled Trades Recruiter
Hi I’m Sara! I am originally from Puyallup, WA but have lived in Alaska for 6 years! I love the outdoors. Camping, hiking, fishing, and any excuse to gather with friends and family. When I’m not out and about, I am home with my Husband and fur babies binge watching shows on Netflix and Hulu.
I started with Opti Staffing Group in June of 2021. Working here has changed my life! Opti has given me the opportunity to help the people of our community, and that has been the most rewarding outcome of my career thus far. Whether you are a client looking for assistance in finding candidates, or you’re a candidate looking for a new career, you will always have me in your corner.