Job Details

Bullet Manufacturing Technician

Category: Machining
Location: Jacksonville, AR

SIG SAUER® world renowned firearms are the weapons of choice for many of the premier global military, law enforcement and commercial users. In our world-class facilities, we build the toughest, most precise rifles, pistols, suppressors, optics, ammunition, and air guns, while offering the finest firearms training — all as a fully integrated system. We do this because we share the same drive to be the best, the same love of freedom, the same unwillingness to compromise — as those who choose SIG.

The tremendous growth of SIG SAUER has fueled outstanding opportunities for experienced professionals to join our team.

Bullet Manufacturing Technician

Operate various equipment within the Bullet Manufacturing Process which produces ammunition cartridge cases. Handle various materials as part of manufacturing and process them through the various stages of assembly including controlling quality and maintaining low scrap levels. This position reports to the Bullet Production Manager.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Other duties may be assigned

  • Meet or exceed defined production performance standards.

  • Retrieve necessary components and stage them at the appropriate machine stations.

  • Effectively operate all machines within the Bullet Manufacturing production line.

  • Understand and be able to effectively handle all caliber changes.

  • Be able to troubleshoot and resolve minor operational issues at each station.

  • Perform visual quality checks accordingly for each machine/station of the Bullet Manufacturing Process.

  • Report any potential quality issues to operation management.

  • Perform specific shift tasks related to work area preparation and end of shift work area cleaning and organizing.

  • Properly log and complete all production paperwork.



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.  Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs and work well in a fast paced changing environment.

Must be able to operate all machinery within the Bullet Manufacturing Line. Both initial and ongoing training will be provided for these operational functions. Must be able to properly use and read gages such as calipers, micrometers and dial indicators.  Additionally, adherence to work schedules is critical in order to meet production targets. 

Education and/or Experience

High school diploma and/or Associates degree required; or one to three months

related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and understand verbal directions.

SIG SAUER, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.