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Working As A Gunsmith

  • $74,139

    Average Salary

What Does A Gunsmith Do At Jacobs

* Assists in the operation, installation, fabrication, maintenance and repair of electrical and electronic equipment or ADPE and instrumentation systems.
* Performs routine fabrication, checkout, troubleshooting and repair of electronic systems or basic electronic or electromechanical test equipment.
* Operates and maintains electromechanical equipment or systems required to receive and deliver cryogenic fluids, may assist in fabrication of mechanical components.
* Performs fabrication and maintenance of electromechanical systems and operates hydrologic and hydraulic equipment.
* Assists in calibrating and cleaning transducers, samplers, and coupling devices used in cryogenic systems.
* All Armory personnel involved in the custody, maintenance, disposal, distribution, or security of Arms, Ammunition & Explosives (AA&E) in the performance of their duties shall be screened using the AA&E Screening Package per MCO 5530
* A Marine Corps Physical Security Program, paragraph 8002
* MCO 8023
* B Personnel Qualification and Certification Program for Class V Ammunition Explosives

What Does A Gunsmith Do At Aecom

* Perform detailed assembly and disassembly of foreign and domestic small arms weapons including small arms inspection, maintenance, and minor repairs.
* Performs ammo inventory and residue turn-in, publication and catalogue updates, tool and capital equipment maintenance, calibration control, weapons cleaning and organizational level weapons maintenance.
* Design, fabricate, modify, repair and service foreign and domestic firearms, weapons and accessories and is capable of designing computer prototypes from customer input, has necessary knowledge of munitions and ballistics to accomplish assigned tasks.
* Possesses knowledge of the tools (i.e. hammers, punches, files, stones, etc.) and gauges needed to perform assigned duties, has limited knowledge in the operation of gun-smiting machinery such as lathes, milling machines, surface grinders, etc., as well as limited knowledge of tooling used with those machines.
* Has knowledge of basic shop safety procedures needed to work in a small arms environment, performs support functions for the shop, to include bead blasting and preparing metal parts for refinishing.
* Performs all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
* Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.
* Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:
* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk; sit; use hands to handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.
* The employee is occasionally required to stand.
* The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
* Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts; high, precarious places; and outside weather conditions.
* The employee may be exposed to situations where risk of electrical shock and vibration exist.
* The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of radiation.
* The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
* Other Responsibilities:
* Safety
* AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment.
* As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.
* Quality
* Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction.
* It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations.
* Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts.
* Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.
* Procedure Compliance
* Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job

What Does A Gunsmith Do At HCI | Integrated Solutions

* The Gunsmith I is responsible to: perform detailed assembly and disassembly of foreign and domestic small arms weapons including t small arms inspection, maintenance, and minor repairs.
* This employee possesses knowledge of the tools (i.e. hammers, punches, files, stones, etc.) and gauges needed to perform assigned duties, has limited knowledge in the operation of gun-smiting machinery such as lathes, milling machines, surface grinders, etc., as well as limited knowledge of tooling used with those machines.
* The Gunsmith I has knowledge of basic shop safety procedures needed to work in a small arms environment, performs support functions for the shop, to include bead blasting and preparing metal parts for refinishing.
* Other support functions include, but are not limited to, ammo inventory and residue turn-in, publication and catalog updates, tool and capital equipment maintenance, calibration control, weapons cleaning and organizational level weapons maintenance.
* This person may assist primary instructor in conducting Armorer’s courses on specific small arms systems

What Does A Gunsmith Do At Oak Grove Technologies

Gunsmiths are required to assist in the operation of the Weapons Management Facility (WMF) in repairing and maintaining weapons, conducting inventories, securing FBI property, and performing repairs on FBI owned or approved firearms

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Gunsmith Demographics

Gender

Male

95.1%

Female

3.3%

Unknown

1.5%
Ethnicity

White

66.0%

Hispanic or Latino

12.9%

Black or African American

11.4%

Asian

6.3%

Unknown

3.4%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

38.9%

German

11.1%

Arabic

11.1%

Turkish

5.6%

Armenian

5.6%

French

5.6%

Dari

5.6%

Persian

5.6%

Hindi

5.6%

Italian

5.6%
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Gunsmith Education

Schools

Colorado School of Trades

20.0%

Pennsylvania Gunsmith School

12.3%

Trinidad State Junior College

9.2%

Yavapai College

6.2%

Lassen Community College

6.2%

University of Phoenix

6.2%

Madison Area Technical College

4.6%

Murray State College

4.6%

Montgomery Community College

3.1%

Pine Technical and Community College

3.1%

University of Maryland - University College

3.1%

Georgia Southern University

3.1%

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

3.1%

Guilford Technical Community College

3.1%

University of Pittsburgh -

3.1%

Eastern Kentucky University

3.1%

University of Texas at Arlington

1.5%

Southside Virginia Community College

1.5%

University of Alabama

1.5%

Campbell University

1.5%
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Majors

Business

18.4%

Criminal Justice

18.4%

Precision Metal Working

6.8%

Information Technology

6.8%

General Studies

5.8%

Electrical Engineering Technology

3.9%

Computer Science

3.9%

Law

3.9%

Automotive Technology

3.9%

Mechanical Engineering

2.9%

Medical Technician

2.9%

Political Science

2.9%

Industrial Technology

2.9%

Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians

2.9%

Education

2.9%

Liberal Arts

2.9%

History

1.9%

Mechanical Engineering Technology

1.9%

Drafting And Design

1.9%

Manufacturing Engineering

1.9%
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Degrees

Other

43.6%

Bachelors

19.2%

Associate

15.7%

Certificate

8.7%

Masters

7.0%

Diploma

5.8%
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Top Skills for A Gunsmith

  1. Customer Firearms
  2. Replacement Parts
  3. Customer Service
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  • Listened to customers' needs and wants and provided professional, fast, and quality workmanship on customer firearms.
  • Worked with civilian/ military relations, provided customer service and satisfaction, company and unit relations.
  • Operate power and hand tools to repair firearms.
  • Supervised maintenance repairs as the quality control manager - Enhanced expertise with weapons
  • Performed CNC milling of slides and installation of tritium night sights.

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