Gunsmith, Repair

  • Department:
    Warranty Repair
  • Reports to:
    Director of Manufacturing
  • Role & Level:
    Technician 2
  • FLSA Status:
    Non-exempt
  • Shift Available:
    First Shift 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM

WORK OBJECTIVE

Performs intermediate level technical repair work for Taurus Holdings, Inc. Responsible for the repair and modification of firearms. Work is performed under general supervision with limited latitude. Position exercises some judgment in accordance with well-defined policies, procedures, and techniques.

EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

The list of essential functions, as outlined herein, is intended to be representative of the tasks performed within this classification. It is not necessarily descriptive of any one position in the class. The omission of an essential function does not preclude management from assigning duties not listed herein if such functions are a logical assignment to the position.

  • Inspects firearms; analyzes mechanical movements among parts
  • Performs precision adjustments on firearm parts
  • Installs parts such as metallic, plastic, rubber, wood and pistol grips
  • Tests firearms with ammunition to determine factory specifications functionality, strength characteristics, correct alignment, and assembly of piece
  • Inspects firearms for functionality and cosmetic defects after assembling and test firing
  • Operates machines to grind and polish metal parts
  • Operates power and hand tools to repair firearms
  • Records information on needed documents
  • Records firearm repair and inspection records in computer system
  • Maintains and organizes work stations
  • Wears all requested safety equipment (i.e. bullet-proof vest)

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High school diploma or GED; Successfully completed accredited Gunsmithing Certification or Diploma program.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Knowledge of the rules and regulations involved in the safe and efficient operation of firearms
  • Basic computer skills
  • Skills in the use of Microsoft Office products (Word and Outlook)
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, correspondence, and memos
  • Ability to learn custom repair programs used for collecting data and customer records
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
  • Ability to provide service in a courteous, prompt, and efficient manner
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
  • Ability to organize work for timely completion
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Depending on functional area of assignment, tasks involve the ability to exert light physical effort usually involving some lifting, carrying, pushing and/or pulling of objects and materials of light weight (up to 20 pounds). May involve some climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, walking or standing. Tasks may involve extended periods of time at a keyboard or work station and extended periods of time standing and/or walking and/or sitting.

ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIREMENTS:

Tasks are regularly performed inside and/or outside with potential for exposure to adverse conditions, such as dirt, dust, pollen, odors, fumes and/or poor ventilation, wetness, humidity, rain, temperature, and noise extremes, machinery and/or moving vehicles, vibrations, electric currents, animals/wildlife, toxic/poisonous agents, gases or chemicals, oils and other cutting fluids, violence and/or disease, or pathogenic substances.

SENSORY REQUIREMENTS:

Some tasks require manual dexterity, in addition to visual and hearing acuity. Some tasks may involve identifying and distinguishing colors.

The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between Taurus Holdings, Inc. and employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.

Taurus Holdings, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with United States Equal Employment Opportunity guidelines and the Americans with Disabilities Act, Taurus Holdings, Inc. provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.

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