Mechanical Locksmith (M/F)

City:  Kazaure

ME Nigeria



Mechanical Locksmith


Kazaure, Jigawa State


Function Mission


The Mechanical Locksmith is responsible for overseeing the maintenance and repair of mechanical locking systems and equipment at the construction site. industrial facilities, plants, or other settings. Expertise in locksmithing techniques, security hardware, key management, security, safety, and functionality of mechanical locking systems on the field.


May include but are not limited to:


  • Install, repair, and replace mechanical locks, deadbolts, padlocks, and other locking devices on doors, windows, gates, safes, and other structures.


  • Cut and duplicate keys for different types of locks, as well as rekey locks to match new keys.


  • Diagnose lock-related issues, such as jammed locks, broken keys, or malfunctions, and provide effective solutions to restore functionality.


  • Conducts routine maintenance, lubrication, and adjustments on locks to ensure smooth operation and prevent wear and tear.


  • Recommends and implement security upgrades, such as high-security locks, master key systems, keyless entry systems, and access control solutions.


  • Respond to emergency lockout situations, such as being locked out of homes, or vehicles, and provide quick and professional assistance.


  • Manages key control systems, maintain key inventory, and implement security measures to safeguard keys from unauthorized access.


  • Provides security assessments, consultations, and recommendations to clients on improving security measures and enhancing lock systems.


  • Ensures compliance with industry standards, building codes, and security regulations in all lock installation and maintenance activities.


Professional Experience & Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent; vocational training or certification in locksmithing is preferred.


  • Proven experience as a locksmith, with a strong understanding of mechanical lock mechanisms and security systems.


  • Familiar with crushing plants.


  • Minimum of 3-5years experience in a similar role.





Skills & Competencies

  • Knowledge of different types of locks, keys, and security hardware, as well as proficiency in key cutting and lock installation techniques.
  • Familiar with locksmithing tools and equipment, such as key cutters, lock picks, and pinning kits.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail
  • Good communication skills and customer service orientation.
  • Ability to work independently, manage time efficiently, and handle emergency situations calmly and efficiently.
  • Commitment to upholding ethical standards, maintaining client confidentiality, and adhering to safety protocols.


  • Meal Allowance: 1400 NGN/Working Day
  • Bonus: 13th Month/Leave Allowance
  • Health, Life and Personal Accidents Insurance



Working Hours: 40 hours


Probation Period: 6months


Annual Leave: 21 Days