Skilled Trades Apprentice (Locksmith)

Position Summary

UConn’s Facilities Operations Department has one job opening for a Skilled Trades Apprentice (Locksmith) position at the Storrs Campus.  This position will receive on-the-job training and vocational education to complete the requirements of a QCW Locksmith job classification within a period of time normally not to exceed two years.

This Skilled Trades Apprentice (Locksmith) position is a permanent, full-time, 1st Shift position 37.5 hours/week, with a work schedule of Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  This position offers a full benefits package including medical and dental insurance.  The hourly salary is $23.43 and is non-negotiable. Please note, the hourly salary is anticipated to increase, effective July 1, 2022.

This position is categorized as Emergency Support Services/Essential Staff.  Must be willing and able to work during emergency closures/delayed openings due to inclement weather or for significant events that effect campus operations.  Applicants must also be willing to respond to emergencies on overtime (nights, weekends, and holidays).  Please note that Facilities Operations NP-2 employees may also be required to perform job duties as assigned at any of the Regional Campuses.  A current motor vehicle license is required.

PLEASE NOTE:  ONCE THE ON-THE-JOB TRAINING PROGRAM HAS BEEN SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED FOR THIS POSITION, WITHIN A PERIOD OF TIME NORMALLY NOT TO EXCEED TWO YEARS, APPOINTMENT WOULD THEN BE MADE TO THE JOB CLASSIFICATION OF QCW LOCKSMITH.  THE WORK SCHEDULE AT THE QCW LOCKSMITH LEVEL MAY BE 2ND SHIFT TUESDAY – SATURDAY, 3:00 P.M. TO 11:00 P.M. OR 1ST SHIFT SUNDAY – THURSDAY, 7:00 A.M. TO 3:00 P.M.  It is important to understand that the on-the-job training received at the QCW Intern level will be primarily on 1st shift but may also require on-the-job training on 2nd shift and weekends.  Once it has been determined by the supervisor and manager that the successful candidate hired for this position has fulfilled the training period and has met the requirements to work independently, and to be promoted to the target level of the position, QCW Locksmith, a new work schedule may be established which will be based on seniority and NP-2 contractual language.  The QCW Locksmith work schedule may be 1st or 2nd Shift and may also include a weekend day.


This position closes on January 9th, 2023 at 11:59PM. For more details on the position, or to submit an application, please click on the link below:

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