Ammo Inspection & Packaging Operator

*This position is being filled through Nexeo Staffing Agency. Please contact them at 801-841-4000 if interested in applying. You do NOT need to fill out a Barnes application.

General Summary: This position has the responsibility of inspecting all types of rifle and pistol ammunition for defects and conformity to manufacturing specifications and packaging to prepare for retail or wholesale sale.

Principal Duties and Accountabilities (*Essential Functions)

Must be able to accurately inspect bullets, cartridges and primers visually and dimensionally, using the appropriate tools in the reloading department

Ensure that all procedures and documentation of travelers, including traveler face, pick tickets, inspection record, etc…are filled out and adhered to consistently and correctly

Must be able to listen and follow instructions from supervisor and management

Must keep accurate and detailed paperwork for tracking and inventory purposes

Shift work may be required on an as needed or permanent basis

Must be willing and able to work overtime when necessary

Must be able to rotate day and swing shifts

Educational, Skills, and Experience

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

High school diploma or equivalent preferred

Must have excellent communication skills

Good reading skills to be able to follow written procedures correctly

Good writing skills to be able to fill out paperwork correctly and legibly

Must have good math skills, i.e. addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

Must be detailed oriented and organized

Must be able to multi-task and work well under pressure

Must have basic computer skills

Must be punctual, reliable and honest

Must be willing and able to learn new tasks

Ability to speak, read and write in the English language sufficient enough to perform the following:

o             Communicate effectively with other team members and supervision

o             Read and comprehend process instructions

o             Record pertinent process information as required

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather.  The noise level in the work environment is moderate to severe; hearing and eye protection is provided. 

Safety Shoes meeting OSHA/ANSI Z-41 specifications are required for anyone working in the production department. 

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Good visual skills to see and determine bullet defects and flaws when packaging

Good hygiene and grooming habits, no exposed midriff’s, closed toed shoes required

Position requires a great deal of movement and standing on your feet up to 100% of the day

Ability to climb (ladders) both ascending and descending using feet and hands up to 20% of the day

Ability to lift, balance and maneuver up to 40 lbs while standing on a ladder

Ability to kneel, crouch and stoop 20-30% of the day

Ability to push and pull carts of packaged ammunition up to 500 lbs

Must be willing and able to work overtime when necessary

Compensation:
$12.50 per hour + $1 shift differential when working swing shifts
Holiday Pay
Discount on Barnes Bullets products 


Applications need to be sent to hr@barnesbullets.com or faxed to 435-856-1040. Resumes may also be submitted but will NOT be accepted without an application. Please send all correspondence to: Attn: Human Resources; with the job name. No Phone Calls Please.

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