Full Time Regular Indirect Hourly
Accokeek, MD, US
Requisition ID: 1183
Salary Range: Up to 40000.0000 (USD) Hourly
The Gunsmith will provide repair or alteration service on firearms in order to comply with manufacturing warranty, customer satisfaction or specifications. Responsibilities involve modifying firearms, occasional part fabrication, heat treating, welding and soldering of parts, barrel replacements and adjusting firearms for proper head spacing or chambering. Responsible for repair or replacement of various types of stocks and forends, and the recognition of a variety of gun parts, their stocks, and their interchangeability among various models. This position will be highly supervised as the successful candidate becomes familiar with repairs and safety procedures.
Repairs gun components such as slides, barrels and frames.
Reworks customer returned firearms.
Repairs small handguns such as the Bobcat & Tomcat models.
Assists with repair of large frame pistols and shotguns.
Assesses condition of firearms received for repair or parts replacement.
Breaks firearm down and make necessary repairs.
Orders parts; prepare quotes and closes out folders on repaired firearms in system.
Performs maintenance and cleaning for work area, equipment, tools.
Interprets a variety of instructions in written, oral or diagram form.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Ability to understand the mechanical function and interaction of the firearm’s working parts.
Ability to understand the difference and proper use of various ammunitions.
Must be detail-oriented and safety focused to ensure proper procedures are followed and repaired products are functioning appropriately.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to comprehend instructions, policies and procedures as it relates to firearms and firearms protocols.
Proficiency in operating a computer required; basic knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite preferred.
Ability to work with a variety of machines and tools.
Ability to work overtime or weekends as needed.
3+ years experience in servicing and repairing firearms.
Gunsmith Certification or equivalent combination of education and industry specific experience/training in firearms repair required.
Frequent use of PPE and other safety equipment as required.
Manual dexterity to perform intricate repairs.
Lifting and transporting up to 50 pounds (boxes of guns, equipment, etc.)
Prolong periods of sitting or standing while repairing firearms.
Frequent bending and reaching to obtain parts and products.
Welcome and thank you for your interest in pursuing a career with Beretta U.S.A. Corp. At Beretta we pride ourselves in offering a professional, challenging and exciting work environment where each employee has plenty of opportunities to make a difference and grow with the company.
Since 1526, working at Beretta has meant sharing a passion for what we do, being committed to quality and helping maintain the company on the cutting edge of technology, quality and progress. Therefore, skills, experience, commitment and initiative are all qualities that are appreciated and rewarded at Beretta.
Please take a moment to read about the traditions and the benefits that you would enjoy as a Beretta employee.
We look forward to welcoming you aboard!
Beretta is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
More about Beretta's recruiting process Beretta does not accept unsolicited resumes and/or resumes that do not clearly identify any currently open position. Candidates must meet the minimum requirements for the position in order to be considered applicants. Applicants will be contacted only if an interview is in the process of being scheduled. Due to the very high volume of resumes we receive, Beretta does not accept telephone inquiries.
In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with Beretta, please call 301-283-2191 ext. 1250 or e-mail us at EmployMe@berettausa.com.
Beretta U.S.A. Benefits HOLIDAYS The company provides 10 paid holidays each year.
PAID SICK DAYS 40 hours of paid sick leave per year (during the first year of employment sick leave is accrued at the rate of 4 hours per month beginning the first month after 30 days of service).
Years of Service Vacation 1-4 years 80 hours 5-9 years 120 hours 10 or more years 160 hours
INSURANCE Beretta provides a comprehensive health insurance package that includes a Medical, Dental, Vision and a Prescription Drug Plan. Benefits begin the first of the month following 3 months of continuous full-time service for non-exempt (hourly) employees and the first of the month following the date of hire for exempt (salaried) employees. Life Insurance is valued at two times the annual base wage. Long and Short-Term Disability Insurance eligibility begins at one year of continuous full-time service.
TUITION REIMBURSEMENT Tuition reimbursement for job related courses are available after 3 months of full-time regular service. Beretta will reimburse 85% tuition, laboratory and registration fees upon successful completion of course for qualified educational programs.
BERETTA USA CORPORATION 401(k) AND PROFIT SHARING PLAN The Plan's 401(k) contributions consist of salary deferral compensations made by employees and a contribution made by Beretta which equals 3% of compensation.
Eligibility All employees of Beretta U.S.A., except leased employees, are eligible to participate in the Plan. You become a participant in the Profit Sharing portion of the Plan on your date of hire. You become a participant in the 401(k) portion of the Plan after you complete 1 year of service.
Years of Service A year of service is a 12 month period in which you have 1000 hours of service.
Profit Sharing Contribution Beretta makes a discretionary contribution based on profits. Employees who complete a year of service during the Plan Year share in the Profit Sharing Contribution.
Beretta U.S.A. Traditions Annual Attendance Lotto After 1 year of service and meeting the attendance qualifications three (3) employees are randomly chosen to receive a monetary award each December.
Turkey Drive As a token of our appreciation each November each employee receives a Turkey to celebrate the Thanksgiving Holiday.
Children's Holiday Party The children of all Beretta U.S.A. employees are invited to attend a Holiday Party given every December at the Beretta U.S.A. Accokeek, MD facility.