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DEERFIELD ACADEMY Institutional Locksmith in DEERFIELD, Massachusetts

DEERFIELD \$1,000 SIGN ON BONUS Institutional Locksmith Deerfield Academy is an independent secondary school committed to high standards of scholarship, citizenship, and personal responsibility. Currently we are searching for an institutional locksmith to work on our beautiful campus. The institutional locksmith performs locksmithing and access control duties as needed or directed, operating effectively in conjunction with Deerfield Academy\'s Security team and the other construction trades to ensure smooth operations to secure campus. Responsibilities: Perform institutional locksmith installation, maintenance and repair doors and hardware and assist with new construction to enhance academy properties in a safe, efficient and organized manner; Maintain detailed recordkeeping of all aspects of keying to ensure accurate and available historical information, including records of all keys issued to employees and students; Manage access control systems to ensure smooth daily operation and maintain records related to the system. Collaborate with Security team for discovery of maintenance needs, collaborate with Security and ITS teams for assistance with system troubleshooting, scheduling, and/or programming Oversee and set up in collaboration with the Student Life Office issuing and collecting student keys as well as access control at the opening and close of each school year and maintain records of such; Oversee the changes in access control throughout the school year as requested by the Student Life Office, Athletics Department, Events Manager, and Security team. Collaborate with Director of Security to review requests that have institutional safety considerations; As requested, assist Capital Projects Manager(s) to offer input on selection of door hardware, locks, and access control hardware for all construction projects; Follow established protocol for work requests and completion of tasks as requested to ensure consistency and work order tracking. Respond to requests in a timely and efficient manner; Attend all Safety Program training, comply with all Academy Safety Program policies and procedures while performing job duties, both on and off Academy property, and utilize required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) The successful candidate will have a high school diploma or equivalent, with 5 years of related experience in all aspects of Institutional Locksmithing and physical security. Must have valid low voltage Massachusetts Electrical License and a valid Driver\'s License. Candidates should have knowledge of access control systems and large master key systems utilizing FSIC and SFIC, building construction and associated code; a high level of familiarity with computer operating systems and security related software is essential. The ability to make observations and recommendations regarding access control of campus structures and doors and hardware and facilities and troubleshoot problems; good interpersonal skills, and the ability to keep detailed and current records **SIGN-ON BONUS** The successful candidate will receive a \$1,000 sign-on bonus (\$500 paid at time of hire and \$500 paid at the end of 90 days of employment. Equal Opportunity Employment Policy Deerfield Academy is a private, coeducational boarding school located in western Massachusetts with 650 students and 130 faculty. The Academy was founded in 1797 and has no religious affiliation. Deerfield Academy is committed to equal employment opportunities for all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, pregnancy, protected military veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.