Ammunition Packager

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EnJoy a 4-day work week!

$14.90 per hour

Benefits of working at Barnes Bullets

  • Awesome co-workers and great culture
  • Monthly Incentive Pay Plan
  • Progression Program for Long Term Careers
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Excellent Safety Record
  • Discounts on Barnes and other industry products
  • Health, Dental, & Vision benefits available
  • Employer matches on 401(k) plan
  • Employer paid Life Insurance

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.

Details:

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
  • Must be able to rotate shifts or shift work may be required on a permanent basis                                                (Monday- Thursday 6:00 am – 4:30 pm or Monday – Thursday 4:00 pm – 2:30 am)
  • Must be willing and able to work overtime when necessary
  • Must be able to rotate day and swing shifts

Education, Skills, and Experience

Personal Tool Requirements

To perform this 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
  • 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 excellent communication skills
  • 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:
    • Communicate effectively with other team members and supervision
    • Read and comprehend process instructions
    • Record pertinent process information as required

None

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 usually moderate but is often loud in specified areas.  Hearing and eye protection is provided.

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.

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 80% of the day

  • Ability to climb ladders and stairs 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 bullets up to 500 lbs

  • Must be willing and able to work overtime when necessary

Compensation package:

  • Starting salary: $14.90 per hour
  • Monthly Incentive Plan
  • Vacation
  • Holiday
  • Health, Dental, & Vision benefits available
  • Employer matches on 401(k) plan
  • Employer paid Life Insurance
  • Employee discounts on Barnes Bullets products and services

Barnes Bullets is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.