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Family Values

At John Barnes, we pride ourselves on the long-term connections and friendships we cultivate. Most of our team involve families and partners and share the same core values of trust, commitment and respect.


Positive Environment

We strongly believe in maintaining a supportive team environment. Our employees consistently collaborate across departments to assist with any issues and celebrate each other’s achievements.


Self-Development

Our team shares the desire to learn and grow. We endeavour to improve our skills every day to ensure we deliver a quality service to our clients.

Positions Available

We’re always looking for people to join our forever growing team.
If you think you’d be a great fit we would love to hear from you.

  • Mobile Services

    Administration Assistant

    Office Based

    Office Location: Salisbury, QLD

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Role: As an administration assistant you will be responsible for providing support with general administrative work within our service department.

    Key Responsibilities:
    Managing phone calls, emails, and correspondence.
    Inputting and updating data in databases
    Interacting with clients, suppliers and employees professionally.
    Handling inquiries and providing information
    Providing support to service techs on the road

    Required Skills and Qualifications:
    Strong communication skills
    High attention to detail
    Time management
    Ability to handle multiple tasks efficiently
    Good computer skills (MS Suite)
    Ability to work autonomously and also as part of a team
    Ability to be resourceful and proactive when issues arise
    Knowledge/prior use with MYOB accounting suite preferred (but not required)

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  • Master Keying Supply

    Locksmith Apprentice

    Apprentice

    We are currently taking applications for our next intake of locksmith apprentices to start in July 2024.

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    Hardware Packer

    Warehouse Based

    Office Location: Salisbury, QLD 

    Employment Type: Full-time

    Role: As a Hardware Packer you will be responsible for packing door hardware and sanitary fixtures as per project hardware schedules and job packing requirements in preparation for delivery to site. 

    Key Responsibilities:  

    Pack hardware accurately and promptly based on provided instructions.  

    Ensure packing materials are fit for purpose. 

    Label bags/boxes with necessary information. 

    Assemble, modify, or re-handle door locks as needed.  

    Verify item type, quantity, and packaging suitability during work.  

    Report any defective products to the Architectural Coordinator and quarantine them.  

    Record project packing and consignment details according to company standards.  

    Assist with store person tasks and conduct stock takes.  

    Required Skills and Qualifications: 
    Ability to use hand and power tools 

    Be able to follow written and verbal instructions 
    Attention to detail
     
    Good time management
     
    Good verbal and written communication
     
    Computer proficiency
     
    Positive team-oriented attitude
     
    Punctuality and reliability
     
    Ability to work autonomously and also as part of a team
     
    Ability to be resourceful and proactive when issues arise
     

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  • Master Keying Supply

    Keying Process Worker

    Workshop Based

    Office Location: Salisbury, QLD 

    Employment Type: Full-time 

    Role: As a Keying Process Worker you will be responsible for the assembly of manufactured lock components in accordance with relevant client system requirements, including key cutting and identification. This position requires a high level of manual dexterity and good attention to detail. 

    Key Responsibilities:
    Assemble manufactured lock components in accordance with key coding charts. 

    Cut new or duplicate keys and stamp with identification. 

    Test all assembled locks and cut keys before they are sent out to ensure they are in working order 

    Required Skills and Qualifications:
    Ability to use hand and power tools 

    Manual dexterity and practical thinking. 

    Strong attention to detail 

    Following coding charts and schedules and instructions 

    Good verbal and written communication 

    Computer proficiency 

    Punctuality and reliability  

    Positive team-oriented attitude  

    Ability to work autonomously and also as part of a team 

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  • Access Controls

    Locksmith/Electronic Security Tech

    On-Road

    Office Location: Salisbury, QLD

    Employment Type: Full-time
    As an Electronic Security Technician, you will be responsible for installing and commissioning various electronic security systems. This role requires a strong technical aptitude, attention to detail, and a commitment to ensuring the safety and security of clients’ premises. You will be working with a variety of locking mechanisms, access control systems, and surveillance equipment, including swipe card systems (the likes of Salto), smart locks, CCTV systems, and intercom systems.

    Key Responsibilities:
    >Quote, Install and Commission Smart Locks
    >Quote, Install and Commission Electronic Security Systems
    >Quote, Install and Commission CCTV Systems
    >Quote, Install and Commission Intercom Systems
    >Client Consultation and Support:
    >Documentation and Reporting:

    Required Skills and Qualifications:
    >Security Licence – Installers Certification
    >White Card
    >Working at Heights or ability to obtain
    >Elevated Work Platform ticket or ability to obtain
    >Project Lead experience an advantage
    >Administrative and organisational skills
    >Strong attention to detail
    >Adaptability and decision-making skills
    >Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
    >Platform Experience (Inner Range, Salto, Axis, Cisco, Milestone &Inception) ideal.
    >Ability to work with the team as well as independently
    >Manual drivers licence preferred

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