Locksmiths and Safe Repairers:

Repair and open locks; make keys; change locks and safe combinations; and install and repair safes.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $38,700.00
Average Time to Fill 40 days
Typical Education Post-secondary certificate or some college courses
Typical Experience Over 1 year, up to and including 2 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2021-2031) 328
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2021-2031) -0.60 %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Work Ethic
Information Gathering
Following Directions

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Handling and Moving Objects

Install hardware or other interior fixtures
Install electronic power, communication, or control equipment or systems
Install/Remove finish hardware such as locks or hinges
Install electronic equipment, components, or systems
Weld metal parts and components
Perform combination welding or cutting procedures
Weld metal structures
Assemble electrical components, subsystems, or systems
Disassemble equipment for maintenance or repair
Cut materials according to specifications or needs
Paint vehicles, structures and objects using spraying equipment
Refinish wood or metal surfaces
Assemble/Disassemble manufactured precision products by hand
Drill holes in parts, equipment, or materials

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Booster Skills & Certifications

Job Seekers possessing booster skills & certifications, such as those listed below, added to core skills are more marketable, harder to find and expensive to hire.

Hard to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be hard to fill. These skills and certifications make a job seeker more in demand because the skills are not widely available.

Expensive to Fill: Employers find positions requiring these skills to be expensive to fill. Job seekers with these skills and certifications are likely to earn more money.

Skill or Certification Certi - fication Hard to Fill Expensive to Fill
Security Clearance
Cost Estimation
Predictive / Preventative Maintenance
Facility Maintenance
Drill Presses
Building Codes

Equal Opportunity is the Law. (La Igualdad De Oportunidad Es La Ley.)
Equal Opportunity Employer/Program Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.