Franklin Armory® is expanding and in need of a new full-time Gunsmith/Service Tech. As a Gunsmith/Service Tech you will build, QC and test firearms and accessories in the Franklin Armory® product line. Mechanical aptitude and critical thinking skills are a must. This position is at our Minden, NV facility.
Job Description and Work Environment:
Test fire production firearms according to company procedures and productivity goals as well as internal quality specifications
Maintain the highest level of safety and cleanliness in and around the product range and assembly area
Utilizes personal problem-solving abilities to properly repair firearms
Support final assembly by performing visual and functional checks to ensure quality and accuracy of firearms
Communicate with shift supervisor and/or line leads to potential issues that could affect product quality and/or safety including equipment and product issues
Ensure that all documentation is correct including quantities and other records
Report defective parts/equipment or questionable conditions to the department supervisor
Work performed in a shop environment.
Must be present in regular attendance and have a flexible work schedule
Ensures compliance with legal- and company ordinances in his/her areas of responsibility
Exposed to shop elements such as noise, dust, odors, fumes, etc.
Maintain knowledge of QC requirements and procedures to ensure proper disposition of nonconforming parts
Keeps his/her standard of knowledge up-to-date in his/her area of responsibility through continuing education measures
Extensive background checks are performed
Interacts with customers over the phone and online.
We offer competitive compensation as well as health coverage for the employee. We are a growing company and look forward to working with personnel that wishes to work in a fast-paced, dynamic company, with fantastic growth potential. If you think that you have what it takes, please respond via email only with your resume to email@example.com.
This is a full-time position.
2-year degree in gunsmithing not required but a plus
Must be able to use precise measurement tools and utilize technical drawing
In-depth knowledge of semi-automatic AR style rifles required
Machining experience preferred, but not required
Possess personal tools to perform the job
Must have previous Armorer experience
Must be drug-free
Ability to problem solve
Must be able to operate a manual mill and lathe
Required to lift up to 50 lbs.
Moderate walking, standing, heavy lifting, carrying, stooping, bending, kneeling, and reaching. Work outside and inside, around moving objects, and with machinery with moving parts. Frequent exposure to fumes, dust, and noise.
Franklin Armory® is a growing company with facilities in Morgan Hill, California and Minden, Nevada. We focus on asymmetrical approaches to the firearms marketplace. We are known for our innovative compliance products that fit various jurisdictional requirements, as well as our ability to create completely new designs and product segments.The imagination of our personnel is what drives our success. We are always looking for new employees that are not confined by the paradigms of today.