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January 15, 2013 FUNCTION Makes or adapts, by use of specialized equipment, component lock parts and assembles and repairs complicated postal locks and customers' lock box locks. DESCRIPTION OF WORK See the Standard Position Description for the Occupation Code given above. REQUIREMENTS This section is composed of Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs) which are required to satisfactorily perform the tasks of the position. Applicants must demonstrate that they possess a sufficient level of each KSA, to include at least minimum competency for senior-qualified positions to enable them to perform these tasks satisfactorily. Applicants demonstrate these levels by describing examples of experience, education, or training, any of which may be non-postal. Ratings are based on the demonstration of the level of possession of each of the KSAs. Failure to demonstrate any KSA is disqualifying. B-1. Ability to use hand tools and power tools. B-3. Ability to assemble, disassemble, and reassemble locks. B-4. Ability to work without immediate supervision. B-7. Ability to diagnose problems of repairable locks and render them serviceable. B-9. Safety in performance of duties common to the position. B-20. Ability to use measuring instruments such as templates and gauges. B-21. Ability to inspect finished product to insure locks are in perfect working order. B-31. Ability to operate metalworking machines such as turret lathes, profiles, milling machines, drill presses, key cutting machines, and power brushes. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Applicants must be physically able to perform efficiently the duties of the position with or without reasonable accommodation.

  Occ Code: 2395-0021