Lock Shop

The Lock shop is responsible for installing new door hardware and repairing existing door hardware on all academic buildings, residence halls, and faculty/staff rental properties. Within the Lock shop is the craft foreman and locksmiths. Their duties include the following:

  • Cutting keys for campus buildings.
  • Cutting keys for file cabinets.
  • Cutting duplicate keys for university vehicles.
  • Install & repair mortise and cylindrical mechanical locks.
  • Maintain programing for AD200 electronic locks.
  • Maintain programing for C-Cure 9000 NSB outside doors.
  • Maintain Best Keystone program for pinning cores.
  • Maintaining programing for Morse Watchman Key Watcher system for tracking Facility Service employee key rings.
  • Maintain records for all keys on employee key rings.
  • Maintain records for all keys on campus.
  • Repair automatic door openers.
  • Replace defective door hinges and stops.
  • Install and repair panic bars.
  • Install and repair door closers.
  • Maintain inventory for all door hardware and associated parts.
  • Obtain quotes from vendors for RCF projects.
  • Perform approved RCF projects.
  • Perform approved deferred maintenance projects.
  • Perform routine work orders and keep paperwork up to date.
  • Work after-hour emergency call-ins.
  • Perform emergency core/lock changes for faculty/staff dismissal.
  • Perform core/lock changes from lost keys.
  • Maintain university pad locks.
  • Re-coring Faculty/Staff rental properties.
  • Other duties as assigned by Associate Director and/or Director.