Apprentice Trade Supplier & Bench Locksmith

Do you have a passion for fixing things and a knack for customer service?

Lincoln Security is searching for a motivated and enthusiastic person to join our team as an Apprentice Trade Supplier & Bench Locksmith. In this unique opportunity, you will work at our trade counter, gaining valuable skills in the bench locksmith trade while providing exceptional service to our customers.


Your Day at the Trade Counter:

  • Become a Bench Locksmith & Key Cutting Pro: Learn to cut all types of keys and create keys for various locks. Gain hands-on experience with key cutting machinery and locksmithing techniques.
  • Master Customer Service: Deliver exceptional service to our retail shop customers. Assist them in finding the right products for their needs, offer expert advice, and complete transactions efficiently.
  • Embrace Lifelong Learning: Develop a deep understanding of locks, padlocks, keys, UPVC mechanisms, safes, architectural ironmongery, and more. We will provide comprehensive training and mentorship to fuel your growth.
  • Be a Team Player: Build positive relationships with colleagues and contribute to a friendly and welcoming work & retail environment.


Training – Fully Subsidised/Paid for by us:

  • First Year Training: Apprentice Trade Supplier (Level 2), GAI Foundation in Architectural Hardware.
  • On-going training: Once above is complete, you will be expected to undertake the 2-year GAI Certificate in Architectural Hardware.
  • Further Training: Once this is complete, GAI has further specialist qualifications available in Scheduling, Electric Hardware and Access Control, or Door Systems (at present). For the right person with the right drive, we would consider putting you through one of these too.


We are looking for someone who:

  • Thrives on Interaction: You have excellent communication skills, enjoy friendly banter, and can build rapport with customers and colleagues.
  • Has a Service Mindset: You take pride in exceeding customer expectations and delivering exceptional service in a retail setting.
  • Is a Quick Learner: You are eager to learn new skills and have a knack for adapting to new situations.
  • Enjoys Problem-Solving: You have a natural curiosity and an interest in mechanical or moving parts.
  • Is a Self-Starter: You can take initiative while also following instructions effectively. (Bonus points for experience using hand tools!).
  • Ready for Banter: Working alongside of lot of workmen, you will be as happy to provide banter as to take it.



Ready to Launch Your Career?

This role offers a fantastic opportunity to gain an apprenticeship learning valuable trade supply skills, whilst also kickstarting your career in the locksmith trade while contributing to a highly reputable company.


Key Information:

Job Title: Apprentice Trade Supplier & Bench Locksmith

Location: Whisby Way, Lincoln, LN6 3LQ

Contract: Apprenticeship


Do not miss this chance to kickstart a highly rewarding career in the security industry. Apply today!


Job info:
  • Job Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: Based on Apprenticeship
  • Schedule: Apprenticeship
  • Work Location: In person