Job Details

Manufacturing Engineer

Category: Manufacturing Engineering
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.

Job Summary:

This manufacturing and process control engineer will work closely with Product Design Engineering and Quality Assurance to develop, implement and maintain the manufacturing and assembly processes for products manufactured and assembled on the line. 


  • Reviews 3D models and prints for accuracy and manufacturability.

  • Work collaboratively with mechanical engineers including participating in design reviews on regular basis.

  • Develops, implements, and manages assembly instructions for the production line. Manages assembly document revision and change control.

  • Works with the design engineers on Bills of Material, change management and configuration control of new and existing products.

  • Develops tooling, assembly instructions and line designs including Kanban replenishment methodologies to support a lean production environment.

  • Works with Quality Assurance to maintain process control and sampling methodologies to maintain low or zero defect on the line. Develops and controls trouble shooting methodologies and data.

  • Ensure a seamless transition from prototype to fully developed products to support steady state production.




  • Bachelor of Science degree in Manufacturing, Industrial, or Mechanical Engineering required.

  • Prior experience with GD&T and Design of Experiments.

  • Must possess excellent customer service, communication (oral and written), and time management skills.

  • Individual must be creative, self-motivated, and an independent thinker.

  • Six Sigma experience (green / black belt) a plus.

  • Prior project management experience with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously a plus.

  • Microsoft Office and 3D CAD modeling experience required, SolidWorks preferred.

  • Aptitude for detail with the ability to work in a team environment required.

  • Practical hands-on experience with equipment, machining, and fabrication a plus.

  • Firearm and ammunition experience along with a knowledge of the shooting sports industry strongly preferred.

  • Considering Junior and Senior level candidates.Prior experience as a design engineer a plus.

  • Experience with robotics and vision systems a plus

  • Some travel required

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.