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Locksmith Position at Capital Lock, Madison, WI

Capital Lock, a leading commercial locksmith in Southern Wisconsin, is seeking a Field Locksmith or Locksmith Apprentice to join our team in downtown Madison. With a reputation for knowledgeable and skilled staff, Capital Lock is growing fast and needs another talented locksmith to perform on-site jobs and shop duties. We offer complete on-the-job training, so no experience is necessary. However, we’re looking for someone who is mechanically skilled, detail-oriented, and an independent worker.


  • Install, troubleshoot, and repair door hardware
  • Work with customers in the field to diagnosis problems and professionally explain to customers how to fix them
  • Performing field and shop duties duties, such as key cutting, key stamping, inventory, and rekeying
  • Manage time and schedule to make sure tasks are being completed on time and efficiently
  • Installing new door hardware, including door closers, push bars, and hardware sets
  • Thinking critically through situations to fix and solve problems


  • Minimum – High School diploma or equivalent

Work Experience:

  • Preferred – 3-5 year experience in the facilities or maintenance industry

Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Safety skills
  • Advanced understanding of power tools
  • Ability to present oneself in a professional manner
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize workload to complete projects with minimal supervision
  • Ability to critically think and work through a number of scenarios
  • Ability to adapt to changing work environments
  • Ability to work with a team and independently
  • Looking for someone starting a new career journey
  • Willingness to learn, make mistakes, and grow personally and professionally

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. on occasion
  • Ability to walk and be on their feet most of the day
  • Ability to repeatedly go from standing to kneeling position
  • Ability to work in a loud environment
  • Ability to operate power tools

Work Schedule:

  • Hours are normal business hours from 8:30-5:00
  • No holidays, weekends, or overtime is required


  • $15-30 per hour, depending on experience

Benefits for Full-Time Employees:

  • Paid job training that is applicable to most maintenance and facilities roles
  • Retirement match
  • Great health insurance with 70% monthly premium coverage and HAS
  • 15 days of PTO

To apply for this position, please submit the form below with your resume. Join our team at Capital Lock and start your new career journey today!

Interested in the Field Locksmith position? Apply Below!

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