Beretta U.S.A. is currently looking for two successful Production Supervisor - to work at our Gallatin, TN facility.

JOB OBJECTIVE/ SUMMARY:  

The production supervisor is responsible for the daily efficiency output of the machining cells. This role oversees and coordinates the activities of workers engaged in manufacturing processes: Machine operators, CNC Technicians.

The production supervisor reports to the IPE manager as a function of the role’s job duties, interacts with all the other members of the IPE and other company functions.

The production supervisor main targets/duties are:
• Ensures the production schedule is followed without exception throughout the shop floor
• Scheduled quantities and mix are produced daily meeting Quality requirements.
• Assigns associates to required work cells and stations, based on experience and skillset levels.
• Ensures that all Safety and Quality standards are met.
• Ensuring that at each working cells there are the materials needed during the scheduled shifts.
• Ensures that efficiency targets of the IPE are met without exception.

The production supervisor monitors the trend of production and reacts in case corrective actions are needed; these can include: support from CNC Technicians to the machine operators; support from Maintenance to fix equipment problems; root-cause analysis in case any Quality problem occurs.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

• The main task of the Production Supervisor is to supervise and coordinate the activities of production employees. This includes ensuring that Machine Operators are assigned to the proper working cells, considering:
o Safety of all associates and Quality Standards are met.
o Production schedule for the current day/week.
o Skillsets of the machine operators working in the current shift
o Materials availability
o Equipment / Fixtures availability.
• Ensures that all the KPIs reporting sheets/boards are properly compiled on a timely manner (production monitoring boards; downtime reports).
• Ensures that all the parts in process are properly identified with Travelers and that such travelers are kept updated in a timely manner.
• Ensures that machine operator execute the quality controls that are required by the Inspection Sheets.
• Verifies that TPM and house-keeping activities are executed by Machine Operators.
• Ensures that all Safety procedures are respected and intervenes in case any Safety-related problem occurs.
• Performance reviews of the machine operators / CNC Technicians that report to him.

The production supervisor ensures that all activities and the ones of the people supervised are coherent with the main targets of the assigned IPE. These include:
• Service Level
• OEE (Overall Equipment Efficiency)
• Manpower Efficiency
• First Pass Yeild
• Overtime vs Standard time
• WIP and Warehouse data accuracy
• Overtime hours
• Expenditures

Assist with other projects / duties as requested

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Work is performed in a manufacturing environment.

Work is mainly performed while standing and requires walking back and forth from cells to cells and/or different areas of the plant. Work area may have uneven or slippery floor conditions.

Physical exertion may be required to lift up to 40 lbs. and transport up to a distance of 20 feet. Lifting in excess of 40 lbs. may occasionally be required with assistance.

QUALIFICATIONS/ABILITIES:

• Strong communication skills
• Strong problem solving skills.
• Strong Leadership.
• Knowledge of:
o Lean manufacturing techniques (Kanban systems; 5S; Kaizen).
o TPM (Total Preventive Maintenance) techniques.
o Problem solving techniques.
o Principles of Quality control and Quality preventive actions.
o Knowledge of Manpower workload saturation techniques.
o Chemical hazards and safety precautions.

Familiarization with tools and equipment used in precision metal cutting:
o Micrometers,
o Gauges,
o Calipers,
o Dial indicators.
o Tools and angle heads

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION:

• 3 – 5 years experience in supervising production personnel in a manufacturing environment possibly with all / most of the following machining centers: Lathes, Vertical Mills, Horizontal Mills, Broaches.

BERETTA USA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND ENCOURAGES MINORITY, WOMEN AND VETERAN APPLICANTS TO APPLY.

Disclaimer: The above job description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

There is no relocation assistance offered for this position.

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Beretta U.S.A. is currently looking for a Surface Finsher/Plater I to work out of our manufacutring facility in Gallatin, TN.


JOB SUMMARY/OBJECTIVE:  Entry level position.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Operate power-driven machinery.  Ability to run two to three machines or lines.
  • Process a variety of parts, adhering to established policies and procedures, to meet BUSA standards.
  • Load parts onto racks or into baskets for heat treatment processing on various lines. 
  • Record data pertaining to processing upon completion of each lot.
  • Keep work area clean.
  • Assists in changing chemicals in the tank.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Work is performed primarily while standing and requires walking back and forth between stations.
  • Works with or around chemicals.
  • Personal safety protective equipment as required.
  • Performance of duties requires working in varying temperatures and various noise levels. 
  • Physical exertion may be required to raise and transport in excess of 25 pounds.
  • This role has direct exposure to chrome, sulfuric acid and sodium hydroxide. This department has exposure to extreme heat, at times to exceed over 85 degrees.
  • It is NOT permitted to wear contact lenses in this position.

QUALIFICATIONS/ABILITIES:

  • Stand for extended periods of time.
  • Lift and transport 25 pounds.
  • Eye - hand coordination and manual dexterity required.
  • Monitor machines, both auditorily and visually.
  • Identify occupational hazards and use safety precautions in accordance with policies.

EXPERIENCE\EDUCATION: None. On-the-job training is provided.

Disclaimer: The above job description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

There is no relocation assistance offered for this position. 

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Beretta U.S.A. is currently looking for a Buffer/Polisher I to work out of our manufacutring facility in Gallatin, TN.


JOB SUMMARY/OBJECTIVE:  Entry level position. Buffs and polishes firearm components to achieve specified finish.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Follows standard operating procedures in operating high-speed equipment to achieve established production quotas.
  • Applies aesthetic polishing to firearm components according to standard polish procedures.
  • Ensures a minimum of material removal and dimensional alterations to produce desired surface finish.
  • Changes and lubricates belts and changes wheels on machines to accommodate specific parts being buffed or polished.
  • Keeps track of the number of parts produced daily.
  • Maintains work area by cleaning equipment and sweeping the floor at the end of the shift.
  • Moves light objects short distances.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Work is generally performed while sitting, but some stations may require standing.
  • Requires wearing safety glasses and hearing protection. 
  • Personal safety protective equipment as required.
  • Requires working in hot temperatures, high noise levels and confined work stations.
  • Requires manual dexterity and hand/arm strength.
  • Requires fine motor skills and good hand/eye coordination.
  • Requires ability to transport up to 40 pounds.

QUALIFICATIONS/ABILITIES:

  • Requires knowledge of safety precautions in working with high-speed equipment.
  • Exercise skill in the use of the hands in performing material removal and alterations to pistol parts.
  • Coordinate eyes and hands while operating high-speed machinery.
  • Make repetitive wrist, hand, and arm movements.
  • Move light objects short distances.
  • Remain alert and attentive while performing repetitive tasks.
  • Recognize and report numbers on travelers.

EXPERIENCE\EDUCATION: 

  • None. On-the-job training is provided.
  • Candidates will be tested on the job duties as part of the interview process

Disclaimer: The above job description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

There is no relocation assistance offered for this position. 

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Beretta U.S.A. is currently looking for a Assembler to work out of our manufacutring facility in Gallatin, TN.


JOB SUMMARY/OBJECTIVE:  Entry level position.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: 

  • Performs assembly/subassembly of various firearm components, measuring performance against standard measurement.
  • Demonstrates a thorough knowledge and understanding of proper sequencing of tasks.
  • Demonstrates an understanding of component interface relationships.
  • Make quality assurance checks on work performed.
  • Meets standard production requirements and records the number of parts completed daily.
  • Picks up parts to be assembled from storage shelf.
  • Cleans firearms after testing and prepares for packaging.
  • Performs disassembly of non-conforming parts/subassemblies.
  • Performs frequency defined inspections per procedure.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS: 

  • Work is generally performed while sitting.
  • Requires lifting up to 25 pounds.
  • Personal safety protective equipment as required.

QUALIFICATIONS/ABILITIES:

  • Performance of duties requires manual dexterity and making hand and arm movements such as grasping, pulling, pushing and wrist actions. Assembly of small components requires fine muscle coordination in the hands.
  • Make wrist, hand, and arm movements.
  • Properly sequence job tasks and meet standard production requirements while maintaining accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Work in the same position for extended duration of time.
  • Coordinate eyes and hands in assembling parts and using hand tools.
  • Visual acuity for assembling small parts.
  • Move light objects short distances.
  • Remain alert while performing repetitive tasks.
  • Use a variety of hand tools and equipment in assembling and securing components.

EXPERIENCE\EDUCATION: None. On-the-job training is provided.

Disclaimer: The above job description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

There is no relocation assistance offered for this position. 

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Beretta U.S.A. is currently looking for Machine Operators to work out of our manufacturing facility in Gallatin, TN.

JOB OBJECTIVE/ SUMMARY: Entry level position.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Operates various machine tools.  Operation of multiple machine tools simultaneously, following standard operating procedures to achieve standard production quotas. Cleans machine fixtures and loads raw material onto machines. Machines parts from raw materials to produce finished products to meet Beretta U.S.A. blueprint specifications. Gauges parts produced, using calibrated instruments, to ensure that quality control inspection standards are met. Reports errors in production and performance to immediate supervisor. Maintains work station by cleaning equipment and work area with appropriate materials. Performs other duties as assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Works with or around oils, coolants, and cleaning solutions.
  • Work is performed while standing and requires constant walking back and forth from machine to machine within a work station (in areas of 20 feet or less).Work area may have uneven or slippery floor conditions.
  • Physical exertion may be required to lift up to 40 lbs. and transport up to a distance of 20 feet. Lifts in excess of 40 lbs. may occasionally be required with assistance.
  • Personal safety protective equipment as required.
  • Performance of duties requires working in confined areas and seasonal hot temperatures.

QUALIFICATIONS/ABILITIES: 

Previous knowledge of tools and equipment used in precision metal cutting desired, but not required.

  • Make continuous or repetitive arm-hand movements.
  • Make delicate, highly-controlled muscular movements to locate small components in fixture and clamp parts together as a sub-assembly.
  • Read dial indicators and recognize problems with machines.
  • React to machining problems while back is turned.
  • Raise and transport up to 40 pounds.
  • Move between machines within the station.
  • Keep track of number of parts produced daily.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION:

No previous training required. On-the-job training is provided.

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Beretta U.S.A. is currently looking for a Machine Operator Level III to work out of our manufacutring facility in Gallatin, TN.

JOB SUMMARY/OBJECTIVE
Machine Operator III classification is distinguished from Machine Operator II by the increased technical knowledge required to perform the work and the increased level of responsibility.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Operates various machine tools in multiple workstations.  Operation of multiple machine tools simultaneously, following standard operating procedures to achieve standard production quotas.
  • Cleans machine fixtures and loads raw material onto machines.
  • Machines parts from raw materials to produce finished production products to meet Beretta U.S.A. blueprint specifications.
  • Gauges parts produced, using calibrated instruments, to ensure that quality control inspection standards are met.
  • Makes tool changes and minor machine adjustments.
  • Makes off-sets of machine tools using radial comp, tool length comp, and also wear comps off of CMM reports.
  • Monitors electronic gauges.
  • Reads graphic instructions (process sheets, etc.)
  • Must learn to correct CMM reports after tool changes using CMM report and process sheets.
  • Must learn how to schedule Fastems with correct problem and trouble shoot when needed.
  • Maintains work station by cleaning equipment and work area with appropriate materials.
  • Performs preventive maintenance on machines.
  • Operates a variety of work stations.
  • Starts machines up.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Work is performed while standing and requires constant walking back and forth from machine to machine within a work station (in areas of 20 feet or less).
  • Work area may have uneven or slippery floor conditions.
  • Works with or around oils, coolants, and cleaning solutions.
  • Physical exertion may be required to raise up to 40 pounds and transport up to a distance of 20 feet. Lifts in excess of 40 pounds may be required with assistance.
  • Personal safety protective equipment required.
  • Performance of duties requires working in confined areas and seasonal hot temperatures.

QUALIFICATIONS/ABILITIES:

  • Occupational hazards and required safety precautions.
  • Understanding basic principles of machine operations.
  • Tools and equipment used in precision metal cutting.
  • Mathematics to make basic calculations.
  • Previous knowledge of tools and equipment used in precision metal cutting desired, but not required.
  • Make continuous or repetitive arm-hand movements.
  • Make delicate, highly-controlled muscular movements to locate small components in fixture and clamp parts together as a subassembly.
  • Read dial indicators and recognize problems with machines.
  • React to machining problems while back is turned.
  • Be able to lift and transport up to 40 pounds.
  • Move between machines, within the station.
  • Keep track of number of parts produced daily.
  • Perform basic mathematical calculations.
  • Make off-sets on the CNC machine tools.
  • Read and understand engineering symbols and process sheets.

EXPERIENCE\EDUCATION:

  • 1-2 years experience using CNC, NC, and conventional machining.
  • Training as a Machine Operator II

Disclaimer: The above job description is not intended as, nor should it be construed as, exhaustive of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.

There is no relocation assistance offered for this position. 

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Beretta U.S.A. is currently looking for a successful 1st shift CNC Technician to start in our Accokeek, Maryland facility and transfer to our new facility in Gallatin, TN within the next few months.

JOB OBJECTIVE/ SUMMARY:  

CNC Technician - also referred to as Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Technician.  Oversee shift output of operations to produce product that meets company quality specifications while following standard operating procedures to achieve production quotas.  During the machining process, the technician constantly monitor the CNC control module, checking to see if any problems exist and to ensure that the machine tools run in a steady, continuous manor.  This is a 24-hour operation.  Position substrate in vises or fixtures on a CNC machine, lathe, milling machine, or other.   Detect problems by listening for specific sounds, a dull cutting tool or excessive vibration. Ensure that the work piece is being properly lubricated and cooled also visually inspect parts for abnormalities to detect broken or worn tools.  Based on output from tolerance gauges and CMM reports, make tool changes as well as tool offset adjustments as necessary to achieve product quality.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

• Assign workers to workstations in order to meet production requirements.
• Monitor production and adjust work assignments, supply of material, and machine operation when necessary.
• Confer with supervisor to receive instructions and exchange production information.
• Train workers in equipment operation.
• Perform duties of operators as required to maintain production.
• Properly assemble and pre-set tooling to be loaded into CNC machines.
• Make tool changes and machine adjustments (offsets) as per results of gauging and CMM read outs.
• Monitor the machining of raw materials using calibrated instruments, CMM and graphic instructions (blueprints, process sheets, CMM reports, etc.) to ensure products meet Beretta U.S.A. quality standards.
• Operate various CNC machine centers in multiple workstations.
• Operate multiple CNC machine centers simultaneously.
• Clean machine fixtures and load raw material.
• Prepare parts by deburring, sanding or cleaning for fixture placement.
• Report errors in production and performance to immediate supervisor.

OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS:

• Monitor tool management systems.
• Ensure shift maintains work area including cleaning equipment and work area.
• Perform preventive maintenance on machines.
• Start up and shut down machines
• Perform other duties as assigned.

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

• Work is performed while standing and requires constant walking back and forth from machine to machine within workstations.
• Personal safety protective equipment required.
• Performance of duties requires working in confined areas and seasonal temperatures.
• Work with or around oils, coolants, and cleaning solutions.
• Work area may have uneven or slippery floor conditions.
• Physical exertion may require lifting up to 40 pounds and transporting up to a distance of 20 feet. Lifts in excess of 40 pounds may be required with assistance.
• Make delicate and highly controlled muscular movements to locate small components in fixtures and vises.

QUALIFICATIONS/ABILITIES:

• Strong communication and leadership skills
• Capable of reading basic CNC programs.
• Capable of using Windows base software, MS Excel, MS Word.
• Understand the principles of CNC machine operations. (Ex. Cartesian Coordinate System)
• Education in the function of tools and equipment used in precision metal cutting.
• Recognize problems with machines.
• Be proactive to machining problems.
• Keep count of parts produced daily and hold shift operators accountable for quality or productivity misses.
• Perform basic mathematical calculations.

EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION:

• Two to three years of experience operating horizontal CNC machining centers or technical school equivalent.
• Experience as shift leader in machining environment
• Educated in mathematics.
• Knowledge of Geometric Tolerance.
• Educated in occupational hazards and required safety precautions.
• High school graduate diploma/GED or equivalent required.

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BERETTA USA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND ENCOURAGES MINORITY, WOMEN AND VETERAN APPLICANTS TO APPLY.

Please apply in one of the following ways:
You can fax your resume and information to (301) 283-4591
You can call our job hotline at (301) 283-2191 ext. 2511

You can mail your resume and information to:

Beretta USA Corp:
Attn: Human Resources
17601 Beretta Drive
Accokeek, MD 20607

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.