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Record Data Management Clerk

Job Type:

Full Time, non-exempt

Location:

Fountain Valley, CA

Last Updated:

2020-12-23 00:00:00

Job Description:

Reviews, confirms, sorts and dispenses shipping and receiving paperwork. File and maintain Part Number history folders, file and Job travelers, assign DMR number, prepare NCRs/DMRs for MRB reviews, close NCRs in Epicor, move dispositioned parts to stock from inspection, enters data into business system pertaining to shipping receiving and dispositions

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Keeps track of received data and source documents
  • Prepares and sorts source documents, and identifies and interprets data to be entered
  • Contacts preparers of source documents to resolve questions, inconsistencies, or missing data
  • Enters alphabetic, numeric, or symbolic data from source documents into computer following format displayed on screen, and enters necessary codes
  • Compares data entered with source documents, or reenters data in verification format on screen to detect errors
  • Makes necessary corrections to information entered
  • Compiles, sorts, and verifies accuracy of data to be entered
  • Keeps record of work completed
  • Reviews error reports and enters corrections into computer
  • Transmits entered information into database
  • Files or routes source documents after entry
  • Responds to inquiries regarding entered data
  • Coordinates NCR and MRB meetings and activities
  • First Article Report completions and filing
  • Assist accounting department debit and return memos to supplier(s)
  • Coordinates, maintains and tracks equipment calibration and logs

Qualifications:

  • High school or GED and minimum of one year experience
  • Must be proficient in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Knowledge of Epicor is a plus
  • May occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
  • Comfortable working around firearms
  • Must be able to obtain a COE (certificate of eligibility)

Prototype Machinist

Job Type:

Full Time, non-exempt

Location:

Fountain Valley, CA

Last Updated:

2020-12-23 00:00:00

Job Description:

Sets up and operates machine tools, and fits and assembles parts to fabricate tools, mechanisms, and machines for experimental purposes by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Consults with engineer and other personnel regarding product information such as design, capacity and purpose, and types of material to be used to fabricate product
  • Analyzes written specifications, drawings, rough sketches, shop drawings and verbal instructions to plan layout and determine sequence of operations
  • Selects metal stock and lays out a design by using dimensions computed from scale drawings to manufacture the part

Qualifications:

  • 10 to 15 years prototype or job shop experience
  • Extensive experience reading blueprints and tolerance. Drafting experience preferred
  • Strong in single point threading
  • AA or Technical Certification in Machining and/or up to 10 years relevant work experience
  • May occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds
  • Comfortable working around firearms.
  • Must be able to obtain a COE (certificate of eligibility)

CNC/Swiss Operator - 2nd shift - 2 positions

Job Type:

Full Time, non-exempt

Location:

Fountain Valley, CA

Last Updated:

2020-11-17 00:00:00

Job Description:

The CNC/Swiss Operator is responsible for setting up & operating a variety of CNC and/or Swiss Machines

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Start machine and observe its operation to reposition work piece, or adjust machine settings for multiple or successive passes.
  • Work with programmer or set up initial part on their own for production jobs
  • Inspect and measure using precision measuring instruments
  • Troubleshoot CNC/Swiss machines and apply offsets when necessary to maintain print specifications
  • Runs more than one machine/production process at a time.
  • Calculates and sets machine controls to position tools and regulate cutting depth, feeds and speeds

Qualifications:

  • Five plus years experience operating CNC/Swiss machines (multi axis CNC Lathes, Mills and CNC Swiss Machines
  • Must be able to determine programming production methods and sequence of operations to produce parts according to blue prints and specifications
  • Advanced math skills (i.e. trigonometry and advanced algebra)
  • Knowledge of ESPRIT and/or Mastercam software is a plus.
  • AA or Technical Certification in Journeyman and/or up to 1 year relevant experience
  • May occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
  • Comfortable working around firearms.
  • Must be able to obtain a COE (certificate of eligibility)

Administrative Assistant

Job Type:

Full time, non-exempt

Location:

Fountain Valley, Ca

Last Updated:

2020-11-17 00:00:00

Job Description:

The Administrative Assistant utilizes office experience and organizational skills in assisting the Vice President, Suppressors and Weapons with projects and activities by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  •  Support Vice President, Suppressors & Weapons Division in administrative capacity by scheduling meetings, generating routine reports, and other projects assigned by management.
  • Serve as initial point of contact; answer phones and greet visitors
  • Schedule appointments and maintain calendars; schedule and coordinate staff and other meetings
  • Prepare communications such as memos, emails, invoices reports and other correspondence;
  • Write and edit documents from letters to reports and instructional documents requiring high level of accuracy
  • Handle annual renewal documents/applications for COE, CCW, DWP and other permits
  • Process and submit expense reports, PTO requests, etc for VP and other staff members; maintain calendar of scheduled PTO of direct reports to the VP
  • Make travel arrangements and generate itineraries
  • Maintain highly detailed logs of weapons checked out/ checked in. Other logs as required
  • Create and maintain filing systems, both electronic and physical
  • May engage in event planning and meeting setup and implementation

Qualifications

  • High school or GED and minimum of one year experience
  • Must be willing to work around firearms
  • Must be proficient in MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Must be able to obtain a COE (Certificate of Eligibility)
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced environment and be able to multi-task
  • Must be highly detail oriented with high level of accuracy

 

 

Mechanical Inspector

Job Type:

Full time, non-exempt

Location:

Fountain Valley, Ca

Last Updated:

2020-11-17 00:00:00

Job Description:

The Mechanical Inspector may perform one or more of the following: in-process and final inspections of Suppressors and Suppressor components. Visually examines parts and assemblies. Performs tests to ensure consistent high quality.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with production parts and products to determine conformance to prints, drawings and testing   examinations.
  • Test and examine in-process products to ensure that high quality products are being provided to our customers.
  • Inspection of parts to blueprint, interpretation of ANSI-Y-14.5 and other appropriate military, aerospace and industry standards by using blue prints and purchase order requirements to ensure consistency and manufacturing ability so that ISO quality standards are met.
  • Measurement set-up, have ability and knowledge of types of inspection methods for machined parts by using blue prints and purchase order requirements to ensure consistency and manufacturing ability so that ISO quality standards are met.
  • Perform Receiving, In-Process inspections by using blue prints and purchase order requirements to ensure consistency and manufacturing ability so that ISO quality standards are met.
  • Keep records of quantities and inspections.
  • Conduct final tests and examinations of products before packaging for shipment to customer

Qualifications:

  • Must have inspection and assembly experience.
  • AA or Technical Certification in Quality Assurance or Manufacturing and/or 3-5 years relevant work experience.
  • Must be comfortable working around firearms
  • Must be willing to obtain COE (Certificate of Eligibility)

Production Team Member - Suppressor

Job Type:

Full Time - Exempt

Location:

Fountain Valley, California

Last Updated:

2020-05-19 06:00:00

Job Description:

Performs highly repetitive types of cycle machine operations associated with quantity production of identical units. Handles day to day maintenance of machines. May perform one or more of the following:

  • Performs routine semi-skilled work on a variety of machines including but not limited to; Bead Blast and Tumbler Debur, CNC, EDM, Laser Engraver, OD Grinder, Coating Machine.
  • Starts and stops the machine, and watches for imperfect operation. Runs more than one machine at a time to avoid large quantities of bad parts to catch broken tooling.
  • Speeds, feeds and tooling are ordinarily prescribed. In case of trouble, problems are called to the attention of a  Lead person or a supervisor to explain what happened and then train the individual to avoid problem form happening in the future.
  • Maintains the machine tools coolant, and maintains coolant level and concentricity by looking at tools and oil and using the equipment to see it to run good parts to avoid costly repair due to negligence.
  • Identify slight fluctuations and communicate to Team Lead any problems with materials or assembly procedures that may affect the production quality or production flow by visually or mechanically inspecting parts prior to or during assembly or production process.
  • Cleans and maintains the machine tools and peripheral equipment, including filters, collets, chip conveyors, oil skimmers, and the shop floor itself by using the cleaning equipment to maintain and organize a safe working environment.
  • Perform work to current standardized work and look for continuous improvement opportunities.
  • Follow safe work practices at all times including the maintaining and disposal of hazardous materials.
  • Maintain work area by the use of 5S Principles (Sort, Sweep, Straighten, Sanitize “Clean”, Sustain).
  • If forklift certified, may handle and store the raw and scrap materials, using a forklift for safety and insurance purposes.
  • Must be flexible to change in job functions and willing to be cross trained.
  • Support team members and problem solving small group activities.

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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to read and interpret blue prints to layout, assemble / fabricate a plus.
  • Familiar with ISO and Lean Manufacturing principles.
  • Proven ability in producing high quality products.
  • Experience with machinery a plus.
  • Proven mechanical ability.
  • Comfortable working in a highly regulated environment.
  • Firearms experience a plus.
  • Must be willing to work overtime as required
  • High school diploma or GED, and a minimum of one to five years work experience.
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

Design Engineer

Job Type:

Full Time, Exempt

Location:

Fountain Valley, Ca

Last Updated:

2020-11-11 00:00:00

Job Description:

This position performs engineering activities on assigned new and sustaining projects to comply with schedules and technical requirements, as well as engineering practices. Assists Engineering Team in the concept to market development of Suppressors, Weapons Systems, and other associated products. Supports Suppressors and Weapons Division Design, Engineering, and Testing functions.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops complete product designs, CAD databases, SolidWorks models, and drawing packages in accordance with SureFire standards.
  • Prepares product or system layout and detailed drawings and schematics using SolidWorks, for presentation to Engineering Management.
  • Manages Controlled Data in accordance with company PDM system policies and engineering best practices.
  • Researches applicable technology related to processing techniques, materials, properties and limitations, which may affect feasibility, cost, and potential for production.
  • Responsible for DFM and production readiness analysis.
  • Devise and carry out testing protocols to validate design parameters.
  • Responsible for prototyping, testing, and refining new designs to achieve the best possible performance in the most efficient manner.
  • Analyzes competitive products to ensure new product designs exceed current marketed products.
  • Works with cross functional team members, as well as internal and external suppliers, to meet product development guidelines.
  • Confers with R&D team to clarify, or resolve, problems during the design and development process to ensure that design specifications meet existing engineering requirements.
  • Interfaces with the Product Manager and other Engineers to ensure effective execution of engineering project timelines.
  • Compiles and analyzes operational, test, and research data using Microsoft Excel to establish performance standards for newly designed, or modified, equipment or products.
  • Plans experimental test programs utilizing existing data from previous testing procedures in order to improve upon design testing methods within engineering.
  • Generates engineering change orders (ECO) per written company standards.
  • Review test data and reports to determine if product design meets functional and performance specifications.
  • Support sustaining engineering efforts by analytically determining failure modes and implementing design changes to product failure susceptibility.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering and/or up to 6 years relevant work experience
  • Submit annual COE registration to the State of California.
  • Experience in the development of firearms is desired.
  • Experience in CAD (Solidworks), Cam experience is a plus
  • Experience with automatic pistols and small arms design and function
  • Knowledge of small arms manufacturing methods
  • Proficiency in MS Office
  • Must be proficient in SolidWorks