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Prescott, AZ
Occupational Health Specialist - (Show Details)

Sturm, Ruger & Co. Inc. is seeking a qualified Occupational Health Specialist in our Prescott, AZ facility.

Primary Duties:
• Develop and administer an effective Occupational Health Program.
• Administer and maintain the plant medical emergency plan, including the training of first aiders and blood borne pathogens exposure plan.
• Provide emergency treatment of both occupational and non-occupational injury and illness.
• Manage and treat work related illnesses and injuries with emphasis on early recognition intervention, follow-up and monitor workers as they return to work. Assist in administration of case management for employees who have prolonged or complex illnesses/injuries.
• Maintain the OSHA 300 Log and legally required workers' compensation records. Communicate with appropriate individuals including plant management and have involvement in case closure plans for each case.
• Assist with evaluation and monitoring of and of short term disability (STD) and Family Medical Leave (FMLA) requests. Work with the Disability Carriers' medical review boards.
• Provide for job placement, periodic and exit physicals according to American Disability Act (ADA), Affirmative Action and Lead Standard.
• Perform health assessments on site for early detection of health problems, to include the following clinicals:
- Vision Screening, Blood Pressure, audiograms, respirator medical questionnaire evaluations, pulmonary function tests and phlebotomy blood draws.
- Administer Flu Shots
• Administer medical surveillance and biological monitoring according to OSHA Lead standards and Co. Rules and procedures. Coordinate intervention counseling of employees regarding blood-leads.
• Coordinate the Hearing conservation Program with Safety Supervisor by providing audiometric testing, with follow-up and referrals.
• Provide annual training in hearing conservation, blood borne pathogens, health effects of lead, drug and alcohol effects and may assist Safety supervisor with other plant health and safety education training programs.
• Evaluates first-aid facilities for proper equipment and to ensure proper training of staff.
• Assists Safety Supervisor in observing and teaching employees good work practices, housekeeping, hygiene, wearing of personnel protective and respirators.
• Annual Health fair- review testing for wellness credits, meet with employees on abnormal limits to put together a wellness plan and follow up with results.
• Provide Crisis intervention, counseling and referrals to specialists.
• Administer the Drug and Alcohol Program.
• Provides health education and promotion programs to include: smoking cessation, exercise and fitness, nutrition, weight control, hypertension, stress management.
• Maintain employee administrative records according to standards of confidentiality as required by OSHA, professional ethic codes and Arizona State privacy act.
• Maintain current awareness of applicable federal, state and local health, industrial hygiene and safety regulations. Be prepared for OSHA audits.
• Ability to obtain and keep current special certifications, e.g, audiometric testing, emergency care training, etc.

Qualified candidates should send their resume to:
Human Resource Manager
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
200 Ruger Road
Prescott, AZ 86301

or via email at


Design Engineer - (Show Details)

Sturm Ruger & Co., Inc. a highly successful, high-end manufacturer of sporting rifles, shotguns and handguns.

Scope of the Position:
Reporting to a Senior Engineer or Operations Manager, this position has product design responsibility for the location's new products, from concept to production.

Principal Accountabilities:
• Provide solutions to product specifications developed using our VOC (Voice of Customer) process. Create or modify existing gun designs using 2D and 3D CAD drafting tools (Solid Works). The candidate should have experience with programming CNC machines (CAMWORKS or equivalent). The projects require developing the design of the assembly, the working mechanisms and the corresponding detail components for the firearm as well as their material selection. Knowledge of Finite Element Analysis (FEA) is a plus.
• The ability to work in a team environment with the various other departments needed to bring a new product to launch.
• Develops the test plans, tests and evaluates functions and performance of product prototypes.
• Develops and executes project plans/schedules.
• Provides technical support to internal and external customers.

Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering or the equivalent is necessary. An advanced degree is a plus.
A minimum of five to seven years of product design and development engineering experience, preferably in a firearms manufacturing environment.
Demonstrated skills in 3D/Solid Modeling using SolidWorks, Pro E or a compatible CAD system.
Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerances (ANSI Y14.5) is necessary.

Personal Qualifications:
The successful candidate must be a high energy, creative, resourceful and organized engineering design professional. The ability to multi-task and to manage several projects simultaneously is a must.
The new incumbent must bring strong analytical tools. Well-developed communications skills, both verbal and written, are key.

The cash compensation for this position includes a base salary that is commensurate with background and experience, a profit sharing plan and a bonus program that is based on company financial results. We also provide a comprehensive and competitive benefits package.

Qualified candidates should send their resume to:
Human Resource Manager
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
200 Ruger Road
Prescott, AZ 86301

or via email to Kristin Davis at


Chemical Process Technician - (Show Details)

This position requires operating, monitoring, documenting, and tracking the performance of chemical processes and thermochemical treatment processes performed on steel and stainless steel parts. Will work with engineers, equipment operators, Environmental Health & Safety personnel, and maintenance staff to verify that equipment is maintained and operated correctly and performing to predefined parameters and quality requirements.

Essential Job Duties:
• Maintain protection of the environment and the health and safety of our employees, customers, and the communities in which Ruger operates. Train equipment operators in process and safety documentation.
• Conduct routine operating inspections of chemical processing areas and thermochemical treatment areas.
• Work with engineering to troubleshoot operational and/or quality issues and update process documentation and work instructions.
• Work with EH&S team to respond to area emergencies or operational situations as well as maintain logs of the 90 day storage area.
• Perform titrations & measurement (concentration, pH, and acidity) of chemical baths on regular schedules.
• Prepare metallography samples for microscopic measurement of coating thickness.
• Maintain chemical levels in the new chemical storage area.
• Perform abrasion resistance test to measure the quality level of black oxide processing.
• Maintain and monitor thermochemical treatment equipment and make adjustments to chemical baths based on analysis techniques.
• Perform Oxalic Acid Spot Test for black oxide processing.
• Clean laboratory and equipment and support 5S rigor in the chemical laboratory.
• Prepare regular reports on chemical system(s) performance parameters for management team.
• Maintain and calibrate sensors and meters (PH and flow). Document maintenance activities in logs per regulatory agency requirements.
• Participate in training as mandated by OSHA standards. Participate in kaizen activities. Give oral presentations of process improvements.
• Other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications:
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. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office.

Education and/or Experience:
Two years coursework in mathematics and science or Associate in Science Degree or equivalent. Minimum three years’ experience in chemical processing, thermochemical treatment, wastewater treatment processing, or any combination of thereof. Demonstrated ability to perform laboratory measurements and make changes to chemical processing solutions in an industrial environment. Completion of OSHA 30-hour training for construction and general industry.

Language Skills:
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.

Mathematical Skills:
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs. Ability to use stoichiometry to perform chemistry type calculations.

Reasoning Ability:
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Physical Demands:
Lifting: Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds. Push/pull: Up to 100 pounds. Depending upon the tasks at hand, the job is performed either sitting or standing. Twisting, rotating of fingers, hands, wrists, forearms, elbows, biceps, knees, legs, ankles, hips, shoulders, neck, upper & lower back are required. The employee must be able to speak, hear, talk, read, and inspect. Specific vision abilities required for this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. Must be able to bend, stoop, pivot and walk frequently. These actions occur typically at waist and shoulder level.

Work Environment:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee may work near moving mechanical parts and will be exposed to loud noises, as loud as 85 dcB or higher. Those areas are in a mandatory hearing conservation program as required by OSHA standards. Employee is regularly exposed to wet or humid conditions, toxic or caustic chemicals, and extreme heat and cold. Personal protective equipment required includes safety glasses, hearing protection (either buds or muffs) and gloves if required for the particular area worked.

Qualified candidates should send their resume to:
Human Resource Manager
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
200 Ruger Road
Prescott, AZ 86301

or via email to Kristin Davis at


Enfield, CT
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Southport, CT
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Mayodan, NC
Toolmaker/Fabricator - (Show Details)

A skilled machinist that works closely day to day with production and engineering to create fixtures and assembly devices for production use. Will participate in creative design and champion continuous improvement projects.

Required Skills:
• Proficient use of mills, lathes and grinders
• Fabrication experience
• Ability to conceive and creatively solve problems
• Create workholding fixtures and assembly gages with or without drawings

Experience Strongly Preferred:
• 3-5 years of experience
• Bridgeport/Prototrak
• Manual and conversational programming
• Heat Treat
• Welding
• Hydraulics/Pneumatics

Qualified candidates should send their resume to:
Human Resource Manager
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
271 Cardwell Road
Mayodan, NC 27027

or via email to Dana Huskey at

Machine Technician - (Show Details)

This position is responsible for the continuous improvement of production processes in order to manufacturer the highest quality parts for the finest firearms in the world.

Required Skills:
• Aid in the documentation and improvement of manufacturing processes
• Design tools and fixtures for use in the production process
• Maintain and improve CNC programs on CNC mills & lathes
• Execute and improve inspection processes to ensure quality of parts as they are produced

Background and Experience:
Qualifies candidates will have 3-5 years of machine shop experience. They must be competent in CNC milling and turning, plate inspection methods, the basics of metal cutting and must be able to read an engineering drawing or blueprint. They should be able to set up CNC machines including tramming a work offset on a fixture, verifying speeds and feeds for cutting tools, and fully inspecting first run parts. Experience with Lean production systems and GD&T would be helpful and desirable. Knowledge of Heat treatment and Materials is desirable.

Qualified candidates should send their resume to:
Human Resource Manager
Sturm, Ruger & Co., Inc.
271 Cardwell Road
Mayodan, NC 27027

or via email to Dana Huskey at

Newport, NH
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Earth City, MO
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