Franklin Armory® is a premier firearm and accessory manufacturing company with multiple facilities in Northern Nevada. Due to internal promotions, Franklin Armory® is looking for an experienced Director of Operations for the Minden, NV manufacturing facility. This position reports to the company President. On a regular basis, the ideal candidate will be able to successfully collaborate with the Director of Sales and the Director of Marketing to generate an ambitious but realistic vision of fulfillment success. This vision will then be enthusiastically conveyed to all production staff so that they can all progress toward a common goal.
Oversee and effectively lead all aspects of the manufacturing process, including receiving, production, warranty/repair, quality assurance, and purchasing
Meet and maintain production schedules to achieve projections created by the Director of Sales through team meetings
Identify process improvement initiatives to improve safety, quality, cost, environmental control, and productivity
Oversee flawless inventory control of raw materials and finished goods
Ensure proper purchasing levels are set in a timely manner to reach designated demand
Manage the movement of goods into and out of production lines, to ensure efficiency, effectiveness, and sustainability of operations
Work with HR on personnel functions, including selection, training, and evaluation
Ensure absolute compliance as dictated by ATF, State Department, OSHA, EPA, and other state and federal agencies
To have fun making a living in the firearm business!!!
Must have extensive Armorer experience with AR15 type rifles and other modern firearms
Must be able navigate and manipulate modern ERP/MRP systems and typical office software programs
Must possess versatility and willingness to work within an environment of changing priorities and high growth
Must be able to interact effectively with employees at all levels of the organization as well as customers and suppliers
Must be able to pass an extensive background check.
Must be able to possess a firearm under Nevada and Federal law.
Must pass a drug test.
Some travel required (e.g. SHOT Show)
Additional Salary Information: Benefits Include
About Franklin Armory, Inc.
Franklin Armory® is a growing company with multiple facilities in Northern 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.