An Ammunition Loading Operator II is expected to show initiative and willingness to learn the operations, paperwork and mechanical knowledge of the ammunition loading and priming machines.
Principal Duties and Accountabilities (*Essential Functions)
Safely operate ammunition loading and priming machines
Will complete the Layered Process Audits (LPA’s) daily on production equipment
Will complete the Preventative Maintenance (PM) checklists daily on production equipment
Will perform calibration checks on calipers, scales, micrometers and other measurement instruments daily
Will perform the in-process quality checks for conformance to specifications
Will be able to effectively use a computer to record process data for the loading operations
Will be able to diagnose when issues occur and interact with the department leadership to resolve issues
Must be willing to work day, swing and weekend shifts
Must be willing and able to work overtime when necessary
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
Basic knowledge of ammunition parts and their functions
Mechanical experience required
Must have excellent communication skills
Must be able to clearly communicate requisitioned needs for tooling and supplies to the appropriate supervisor in a timely manner
Must have good math skills, i.e. addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
Good reading skills and be able to follow procedures correctly
Must be able to record all necessary paperwork legibly and accurately
Must be alert, aware and able to follow company safety policies
Punctuality and reliability is a must
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
Personal Tool Requirements: (Including but not limited to) (These tools must be calibrated and kept in good working order) 0-1” micrometer (.0001 increments), 0-8” caliper (.001 increments)
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.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to severe thru out the different productions areas; hearing protection is required and will be supplied for the employee.
Eye protection is required and will be supplied for the employee.
Flame resistant clothing is required and will be supplied for the employee.
Exposed to moving mechanical parts and/or explosive materials
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather.
Safety Shoes meeting OSHA/ANSI Z-41 specifications are required for anyone working in the production department. Anyone working on the ammunition loading equipment or working in the Ballistic Lab are also required to have electrostatic dissipative (ESD) shoes. An annual safety shoe subsidy will be provided for the employee.
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 hearing and listening habits to determine abnormal machines noises
Good visual skills to determine bullet defects and flaws
Good hygiene and grooming habits, long hair must be pulled back, no loose clothing or exposed midriffs, closed toed shoes required.
Position requires a great deal of movement, including bending, lifting 40+ pounds and climbing
Starting salary: $15.50 per hr DOE
Health, Dental, & Vision benefits available
Employer matches on 401(k) plan
Employer paid Life Insurance
Employee discounts on Barnes Bullets products and services
Applications need to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org 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.