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Director of Operations

Bushmaster Firearms
Bushmaster Firearms

Posted 12 months ago

Director of Operations

Carson City, NV

Bushmaster Firearms® is a premier firearm manufacturing company now in Northern Nevada. Bushmaster Firearms® is looking for an experienced Director of Operations for the new Carson City, NV manufacturing facility. This position reports to the company CEO. On a regular basis, the ideal candidate will be able to successfully collaborate with the VP of Sales to generate an ambitious but realistic vision of fulfillment success. This vision will then be enthusiastically conveyed to all production staff so that they can all progress toward a common goal.


• Oversee and effectively lead all aspects of the manufacturing process, including receiving, production, warranty/repair, quality assurance, and purchasing
• Meet and maintain production schedules to achieve projections created by the VP of Sales through team meetings
• Identify process improvement initiatives to improve safety, quality, cost, environmental control, and productivity
• Oversee flawless inventory control of raw materials and finished goods
• Ensure proper purchasing levels are set in a timely manner to reach designated demand
• Manage the movement of goods into and out of production lines, to ensure efficiency, effectiveness, and sustainability of operations
• Work with HR on personnel functions, including selection, training, and evaluation
• Ensure absolute compliance as dictated by ATF, State Department, OSHA, EPA, and other state and federal agencies
• To have fun making a living in the firearm business!!!

Job Requirements:

• Must have extensive Armorer experience with AR15 type rifles and other modern firearms
• Must be able to navigate and manipulate modern ERP/MRP systems and typical office software programs
• Must possess versatility and willingness to work within an environment of changing priorities and high growth
• Must be able to interact effectively with employees at all levels of the organization as well as customers and suppliers
• Must be able to pass an extensive background check.
• Must be able to possess a firearm under Nevada and Federal law.
• Must pass a drug test.
• Some travel required (e.g. SHOT Show)

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