Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
Position available in Prescott, AZ
We are in search of Manufacturing Engineers with 5-10+ years’ practical manufacturing engineering experience to work in our Prescott, AZ facility. As an instrumental member of our Manufacturing Team, the Manufacturing Engineers are expected to work collaboratively with leadership, operations, employees, and other functional areas, to promote a productive and amicable work environment. Manufacturing Engineers will be hands on and will spend the majority of their time on the factory floor and must have significant metal cutting and machining experience. Engineers will be responsible for developing, maintaining and improving manufacturing and assembly processes, equipment, tooling and flow of operations. Our company’s manufacturing philosophy is integrated CNC single piece flow value streams, having an emphasis on Lean Manufacturing as well as continuous improvement. Work is performed in a machining and assembly plant environment, where a considerable amount of creativity and initiative is exercised as well as a high level of independent judgment. All Manufacturing Engineers must also be able to adhere to the Company’s core values of Integrity, Respect, Innovation and Teamwork. The best qualified Engineers will be ambitious and self-reliant with a problem solving focus, and be able to function autonomously with a “cradle to grave process ownership” focus. Anyone with a significant amount of experience would take on a mentoring role, with the ideal candidate having to possess a higher level of knowledge and experience, and must be able to mentor both efficiently and effectively less experienced engineers to meet the current business needs.
Manufacturing and assembly process definition • Human factors consideration • Efficient material flow • Product launch • Continuous improvement of equipment, tooling and gaging required in plants for the production of high quality gun component parts • Provide technical direction • Work may involve development and testing of advanced process technology including metal cutting and fixture design
Salary: D.O.E-Please include your salary requirements with your resume.
Additional benefits to becoming a member of our team:
Requirements: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be of integrity and maintain confidentiality at all times. Other requirements and considerations include:
Bachelor’s degree in mechanical or manufacturing engineering preferred; CAD/CAM experience; knowledge of setting up and operating CNC equipment; knowledge of trouble shooting manufacturing processes; knowledge of fixture & gage design; knowledge of GD&T; knowledge of capability studies and gauge R&R; communication proficiency, organizational, presentation and problem solving/analysis skills.
Additional Requirements: Must be able to successfully pass a drug and background screen.