EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Below is a listing of our current open positions across all of our facilities. Please check back often as we periodically post new positions.

Prescott, AZ
Chemical Process Technician - (Show Details)

Organization:
Sturm, Ruger & Co. Inc. is seeking a qualified Chemical Process Technician in our Prescott, AZ facility.

Job Summary:
This position requires operating, monitoring, documenting, and tracking the performance of chemical processes and thermochemical treatment processes performed on steel and stainless steel parts. Will work with engineers, equipment operators, Environmental Health & Safety personnel, and maintenance staff to verify that equipment is maintained and operated correctly and performing to predefined parameters and quality requirements.

Essential Job Duties:
• Maintain protection of the environment and the health and safety of our employees, customers, and the communities in which Ruger operates. Train equipment operators in process and safety documentation.
• Conduct routine operating inspections of chemical processing areas and thermochemical treatment areas.
• Work with engineering to troubleshoot operational and/or quality issues and update process documentation and work instructions.
• Work with EH&S team to respond to area emergencies or operational situations as well as maintain logs of the 90 day storage area.
• Perform titrations & measurement (concentration, pH, and acidity) of chemical baths on regular schedules.
• Prepare metallography samples for microscopic measurement of coating thickness.
• Maintain chemical levels in the new chemical storage area.
• Perform abrasion resistance test to measure the quality level of black oxide processing.
• Maintain and monitor thermochemical treatment equipment and make adjustments to chemical baths based on analysis techniques.
• Perform Oxalic Acid Spot Test for black oxide processing.
• Clean laboratory and equipment and support 5S rigor in the chemical laboratory.
• Prepare regular reports on chemical system(s) performance parameters for management team.
• Maintain and calibrate sensors and meters (PH and flow). Document maintenance activities in logs per regulatory agency requirements.
• Participate in training as mandated by OSHA standards. Participate in kaizen activities. Give oral presentations of process improvements.
• Other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications:
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, skill, and/or ability required. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office.

Education and/or Experience:
Two years coursework in mathematics and science or Associate in Science Degree or equivalent. Minimum three years' experience in chemical processing, thermochemical treatment, wastewater treatment processing, or any combination of thereof. Demonstrated ability to perform laboratory measurements and make changes to chemical processing solutions in an industrial environment. Completion of OSHA 30-hour training for construction and general industry.

Mathematical Skills:
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Ability to use stoichiometry to perform chemistry type calculations.

Reasoning Ability:
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Physical Demands:
Lifting: Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds. Push/pull: Up to 100 pounds. Depending upon the tasks at hand, the job is performed either sitting or standing. Twisting, rotating of fingers, hands, wrists, forearms, elbows, biceps, knees, legs, ankles, hips, shoulders, neck, upper & lower back are required. The employee must be able to speak, hear, talk, read, and inspect. Specific vision abilities required for this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. Must be able to bend, stoop, pivot and walk frequently. These actions occur typically at waist and shoulder level.

Work Environment:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may work near moving mechanical parts and will be exposed to loud noises, as loud as 85 dcB or higher. Those areas are in a mandatory hearing conservation program as required by OSHA standards. Employee is regularly exposed to wet or humid conditions, toxic or caustic chemicals, and extreme heat and cold. Personal protective equipment required includes safety glasses, hearing protection (either buds or muffs) and gloves if required for the particular area worked.

Qualified candidates should send their resume to:
Human Resource Manager
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
200 Ruger Road
Prescott, AZ 86301

or via email at kdavis@ruger.com

EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Design Engineer - (Show Details)

Organization:
Sturm Ruger & Co., Inc. a highly successful, high-end manufacturer of sporting rifles, shotguns and handguns.

Scope of the Position:
Reporting to a Senior Engineer or Operations Manager, this position has product design responsibility for the location's new products, from concept to production.

Principal Accountabilities:
• Provide solutions to product specifications developed using our VOC (Voice of Customer) process. Create or modify existing gun designs using 2D and 3D CAD drafting tools (Solid Works). The candidate should have experience with programming CNC machines (CAMWORKS or equivalent). The projects require developing the design of the assembly, the working mechanisms and the corresponding detail components for the firearm as well as their material selection. Knowledge of Finite Element Analysis (FEA) is a plus.
• The ability to work in a team environment with the various other departments needed to bring a new product to launch.
• Develops the test plans, tests and evaluates functions and performance of product prototypes.
• Develops and executes project plans/schedules.
• Provides technical support to internal and external customers.

Background/Experience:
Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering or the equivalent is necessary. An advanced degree is a plus.
A minimum of five to seven years of product design and development engineering experience, preferably in a firearms manufacturing environment.
Demonstrated skills in 3D/Solid Modeling using SolidWorks, Pro E or a compatible CAD system.
Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerances (ANSI Y14.5) is necessary.

Personal Qualifications:
The successful candidate must be a high energy, creative, resourceful and organized engineering design professional. The ability to multi-task and to manage several projects simultaneously is a must.
The new incumbent must bring strong analytical tools. Well-developed communications skills, both verbal and written, are key.

Compensation:
The cash compensation for this position includes a base salary that is commensurate with background and experience, a profit sharing plan and a bonus program that is based on company financial results. We also provide a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.

Qualified candidates should send their resume to:
Human Resource Manager
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
200 Ruger Road
Prescott, AZ 86301

or via email to Kristin Davis at kdavis@ruger.com

EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Enfield, CT
There are currently no positions available.
Southport, CT
There are currently no positions available.
Mayodan, NC
Toolmaker/Fabricator - (Show Details)

A skilled machinist that works closely day to day with production and engineering to create fixtures and assembly devices for production use. Will participate in creative design and champion continuous improvement projects.

Required Skills:
• Proficient use of mills, lathes and grinders
• Fabrication experience
• Ability to conceive and creatively solve problems
• Create workholding fixtures and assembly gages with or without drawings

Experience Strongly Preferred:
• 3-5 years of experience
• Bridgeport/Prototrak
• Manual and conversational programming
• Heat Treat
• Welding
• Hydraulics/Pneumatics

Qualified candidates should send their resume and cover letter, with compensation expectations, to:
Human Resource Manager, Attn: C. Milks
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
271 Cardwell Road
Mayodan, NC 27027

or via email to C Milks at: cmilks@ruger.com

Call Center Operator - (Show Details)

Call Center Operator (Phone Clerk – Accessories & Sportswear) for 1st Shift 7:30 AM - 6:00 PM

Minimum Qualifications:
• Ability to understand and work in the sportswear, take and track orders, answer customers’ questions regarding the products and customer order
• Maintain customer confidentiality
• Support functions such as stocking shelves, inventory and shipping preparation
• Good interpersonal skills
• Work independently without supervision
• Must be flexible, able to change tasks frequently

Brief Description of Job Duties:
• Provide a positive experience by handling inbound customer calls in an effort to meet the customers' request for product and/or services and retain customer satisfaction within company guidelines
• Offer professional sales and customer service experience to every customer
• Train and work in the sportswear computer sportswear

Qualified candidates should send their resume and cover letter to:
Human Resource Manager, Attn: C. Milks
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
271 Cardwell Road
Mayodan, NC 27027

or via email to C Milks at: cmilks@ruger.com

Machine Technician - (Show Details)

This position is responsible for the continuous improvement of production processes in order to manufacturer the highest quality parts for the finest firearms in the world.

Required Skills:
• Aid in the documentation and improvement of manufacturing processes
• Design tools and fixtures for use in the production process
• Maintain and improve CNC programs on CNC mills & lathes
• Execute and improve inspection processes to ensure quality of parts as they are produced

Background and Experience:
Qualifies candidates will have 3-5 years of machine shop experience. They must be competent in CNC milling and turning, plate inspection methods, the basics of metal cutting and must be able to read an engineering drawing or blueprint. They should be able to set up CNC machines including tramming a work offset on a fixture, verifying speeds and feeds for cutting tools, and fully inspecting first run parts. Experience with Lean production systems and GD&T would be helpful and desirable. Knowledge of Heat treatment and Materials is desirable.

Qualified candidates should send their resume and cover letter, with compensation expectations, to:
Human Resource Manager, Attn: C. Milks
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
271 Cardwell Road
Mayodan, NC 27027

or via email to C Milks at: cmilks@ruger.com

Newport, NH
There are currently no positions available.
Earth City, MO
There are currently no positions available.
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