Careers with Pros on Call
Pros on Call is a family-owned locksmith service provider headquartered in Austin, TX. We’ve been taking care of the industrial, residential, and automotive security systems and locks of Harlingen, TX and surrounding regions for more than five years and we are constantly looking for dedicated locksmiths and technicians to join our Harlingen, TX branch – Harlingen Locksmith Pros.
FULL-SERVICE LOCKSMITH (Full Time Position) in Harlingen, Texas
If you are currently a skilled lock technician serving the area around Harlingen, or wish to become one, and you are thinking about working at a full-time job for one of Harlingen’s top rated locksmith companies, we would like to meet you! We have an exceptional track record among the homeowners, business owners, and drivers of Harlingen. We offer preference to lock technicians wanting to relocate nationwide or within Texas itself.
Full service locksmiths are responsible for last minute and scheduled jobs in Harlingen, Texas and neighboring areas involving fixing, replacing, and re-keying auto, industrial, and residential locksets. You’ll also deal with inquiries for duplication of keys, various lockout situations, laser cutting keys, and programming car transponder keys. Please be aware that since this is a full-time position, you will be required to be on call for many hours.
In combination with the skill sets stated previously, you need to be well-versed and familiar with:
- disassembling and reassembling lock parts
- utilizing a key cutting machine to cut new keys
- lock replacement
- repairing and/or replacing car ignition switches
- installing and fixing high-tech locks such as electronic deadbolts, keypad locks, and biometric locks
- unlocking residential front doors
- rekeying automotive, household, and industrial locks
- installing commercial security systems which include door closers and push bars while using necessary equipment
- household, business, and automotive lock work
Just starting out your locksmithing career? Have some mechanical experience? We’ll provide training for applicants who are devoted and ready to learn! Those who are determined can eventually work in all areas of locksmithing that our company offers, and have the opportunity to go into a rewarding and enjoyable vocation!
If you’re confident that you are able to carry out each of the responsibilities mentioned previously, you must have the subsequent credentials too before you apply:
- high school graduate or GED certification
- valid status in America (citizen, permanent resident, or work visa holder)
- 5+ years experience in locksmithing is preferred, but not essential
- reliable vehicle out of which to work
- customer service oriented (this means being considerate and respectful)
- valid Texas driver’s license with a clean driving record
Typical Conditions on the Job
- ability to work in tense environments and maintain calm
- lifting heavy objects on a regular basis
- ability to work in various weather conditions
- being on-call 24 hours a day, 6 days a week to travel in and around the Harlingen, TX area
- heavy-duty uniforms provided
Salary for this job is commission-based, dependent on experience and salesmanship.
We offer promotions as well.
If you think you fit this job completely, then we would like to hear from you! Make sure to send your resume with 3 references to firstname.lastname@example.org. You can also call us anytime at (956) 261-5978.
* Pros on Call believes in equal opportunity employment so all qualified applicants regardless of gender, color, race, sexual orientation, religion, disability, or veteran status will be considered.
** Skilled applicants will be required to undergo a criminal background check and drug testing before working for Pros on Call.