Carpenter/Locksmith – SJC

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San Jose Mineta International Airport is seeking to fill a Carpenter/Locksmith position. The Carpenter/Locksmith will be responsible for the installation, repair and upgrade of millwork and ticket counters and podiums (located in terminal buildings), rough and finish carpentry work in the alteration, maintenance, restoration and repair of buildings, walls, floors, roofs, stairways, partitions, doors, windows, furniture and other skilled carpentry projects. This position will repair, upgrade, and install door hardware to include, panic devices, closers, locksets and all other door hardware. This position will change lock cores, repin cores and cut multiple types of keys including large and small format IC type cores as well as millwork locking mechanisms. Maintenance Worker I and II, on occasion, may assist this position. This position may be assigned to work any days of the week or be assigned to any of the three shifts.

To apply, please complete an application via the City of San Jose’s website at  This job announcement is posted to close at 11:59 PM on Friday, March 31, 2023.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Training and Experience:  Completion of a recognized carpentry apprenticeship program.  Qualifications will be examined on a case-by-case basis.  Examples of equivalent experience include four years of carpentry experience (8320 hours) working for a trades carpenter.
  • Licenses:  Possession of a valid State of California Driver’s License.
  • Employment Eligibility: Employment Eligibility:  Federal law requires all employees to provide verification of their eligibility to work in this country. Please be informed that the City of San Jose will NOT sponsor, represent or sign any documents related to visa applications/transfers for H1-B or any other type of visa which requires an employer application. Candidates are required to satisfactorily complete and pass a fingerprint based Criminal History Records Check prior to being considered for a position in this class at the Airport. This Airport position requires a background check and a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) check. The candidate must be fingerprinted and qualify under all applicable TSA and Airport regulations.
  • Physical Requirements: Ability to perform the essential physical functions of this position will be determined by a post-offer medical examination conducted by City of San Jose Employee Health Services.


Additional Salary Information: Benefits:

Internal Number: 2300326

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