Metal Technician (Entry Level)

Innovation and creativity power our success. We’re Rugged Design. We are committed to being the best silencer manufacturer in the United States by always focusing on positive customer interactions before and after the sale, producing cosmetically and functionally superior products, and a desire to continually outpace our competition through rigorous new product development and testing.

We’re looking for an energetic, intelligent, and driven individual who is proficient in metal preparation and parts assembly.  This position will work 1st shift (8am-4:30pm), Monday-Friday with the opportunity for occasional overtime. Working in a climate controlled mill/turn shop located in scenic Travelers Rest, SC, minutes away from the Blue Ridge Mountains and overlooking the Enoree River, this entry-level position involves part preparation, inventory management, and assembly. We need a fast learner with a can-do attitude who is ready to hit the ground running. Position will be permanent with 30 day, 6 month, and 1 year evaluations. Pay based on experience.

Responsibilities:
– Sandblasting
– Deburring parts
– Some firearms assembly
– Other duties as assigned

Skills Needed:
– Detail oriented
– Excellent time management skills
– Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
– Self-starter
– Basic mathematical and written/verbal communication skills
– Basic computer skills
– Experience in metal finishing/sandblasting preferred but not required
– Knowledge of and/or experience in the firearms industry preferred but not required

Requirements:
– Must be able to lift and carry awkward items weighing up to 50 pounds
– Requires constant standing, walking, sitting and bending throughout the work day
– Must be able to work in a manufacturing environment, to include working in and around moving parts, chemicals, lights/lasers, etc.
– Must be able to wear all required Personal Protective Equipment for the duration of work schedule
– Must be willing to submit to and pass a background check
– Position is based in Travelers Rest, SC. Relocation assistance is NOT available for this position.

If you’re a gun enthusiast, love tools, or even just love the smell of metal, this is the place for you! Come join our growing team and help us continue to provide the best quality products and service to our loyal customers.

Apply: careers@ruggedsuppressors.com