Ballistics Engineer

Reference Number: DJN-3678
Location: Lewiston, ID

Ballistics Engineer

Do You Love Guns & Ammo?  Has your big-company owned Ammo manufacturing been facing cutbacks?  Ready to work for a company with leadership that is Passionate About Guns & Ammo?  Contact me!    Are you with a struggling smaller ammo company that lacks the resources to help you grow to the next level?  Would you like to be a company experience incredibly fast growth with great leadership?  Contact me!

Key Responsibilities:

will plan the utilization of facilities, equipment, materials, material handling and personnel to develop, evaluate, test, and disposition ammunition products by performing all necessary functions to ensure producing the highest quality ammunition and components.

Main Duties:

- Cradle-to-grave development of new loads across multiple calibers/purposes
- Develop manufacturing flows for efficiency & safety
- Manage certification process for SAAMI & others
- Determine & Document Ballistic information
- Develop Root Cause Tests to understand quality issues & develop manufacturing solutions to correct

Experience Needed:

- 5+ Years working with ballistics
- Familiar with SAAMI, IDPA, CIP
- BS in Engineering - Physics / Chemistry / Material Science

This is a full-scale Engineering Role playing a key part in the success of a RAPIDLY GROWING family of companies.


Derrick Niemann specializes in placing professionals in the Outdoor Sports & Shooting Sports world. Mainly working with Engineering & Marketing & Executive Level professionals in direct-hire and contract roles. He has over 13 years’ experience identifying, recruiting, and coaching great candidates into roles that help propel their careers.

If you are a motivated to do great work and want to work with a recruiter that respects your abilities and goals,

Derrick wants to hear from you! So if you have a background with the following:
Firearms Industry
Executive Leadership

Please contact Derrick for a discussion on Career Planning & Strategy!

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