Manufacturing Engineer

Cody, United States

Tucked safely away in the Rocky Mountains, Cody, Wyoming, is home to the most innovative and technology driven long-range hunting solution company ever conceived in the human mind, Gunwerks. Established in 2006, Gunwerks leads the industry in building exceptional products that, in turn, build exceptional experiences for our customers. As a rapidly growing company, it can be easy to lose the way. That's why Gunwerks endeavors each day to stay grounded in the values and principles that brought us here: valuing people, maintaining a culture of teamwork, respect, integrity, humility, transparency, continuous improvement, and always driving continuous innovation. At our core, we are outdoors people, and a gun company, so being outdoors and pulling the trigger is definitely on the menu. We work smart, play hard, and enjoy sharing in each other's success and being successful together. Gunwerks provides great benefits and the opportunity to learn and grow with the industry leaders in long range. If this sounds like the place for you, and you would like to take your shot, send it!

The Person We Want

Are you the guy or gal tossing and turning at night because you have some idea that just has to happen? Do you need to dig in and make it happen?
Do you have a history of taking things apart to see how they work and when you put them back together, they work better than they used to? If this is you, then we need you. We've got a spot ready for you ASAP.

What will you be doing? Well, we are drowning in incredible machines and technology that need to be implemented. We also have a slew of new products that we have to figure out how to make. There will be lots of fixture design and fabrication, process efficiency evaluation, and even some product testing. If you are applying for this position, then you know that there will also be lots of spreadsheets, SPC data, work instructions, and documentation. What we need from you is some good experience doing this kind of thing already. That comes with all the degrees, certificates, and hard lessons learned. If you are more of a list person, then you can check out the details below. If you read through this and still think you are up to the challenge, then hit the orange button and apply now. Let's make it happen.

The Details

What you will be doing

  • Analyze and plan for the best manufacturing efficiency
  • Audit, create, and implement manufacturing processes
  • Research industry litereature, attend industry specific trade shows and and build a knowledge base of manufacturing trends through conversations with production, engineering and sales professionals which will lead to process improvements
  • Create and sustain a scalable manufacturing environment
  • Ensure all processes are compliant with government laws and regulations
  • Collect and evaluate Statistical Process Control (SPC) data
  • Identify opportunities or implement changes to improve products or reduce costs
  • Use CAD / CAM software to evaluate the manufacturabilit of new and existing products, design fixtures, tools, and gauges
  • Review and calculate labor, material and other production costs to improve current processes
  • Apply continuous improvement methods such as lean manufacturing to enhance manufacturing quality, reliability, and cost-effectiveness

What you need to have  

  • Bachelor degree in manufacturing engineering, systems engineering, industrial engineering or mechanical engineering
  • Experience in computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software
  • An analytical thinker who is energized by solving problems
  • Independent worker who can easily adapt to a team approach
  • Desire to research and implement new cost saving initiatives
  • Knowledge of equipment purchasing, installation and maintenance
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, organizational skills with attention to detail, and time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and function well in a high-paced and, at times, stressful environment
  • Proficient with Googlw Workspace or related software
  • Ability to sit at a desk and work on a computer for prolonged periods of time
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds at a time
Meet Team Gunwerks


What We Offer

Competitive Health Benefits

We offer access to health insurance for all full-time team members to keep you feeling great.

Gear Discounts

Our favorite benefit, every team member gets access to Gunwerks gear at great discounts.

PTO Cash-Out

Once per year, eligible team members can take 100% of unused PTO hours and convert them into pay.

Simple IRA

This retirement plan is offered to full-time employees once their probationary period has been met.

Paid Vacation & Company Holidays

Full-time employees will receive this benefit when they are eligible.

Fun Events

Monthly Company Gathering, Annual Christmas Party, and Company and Family Events are just some of our fun events.

What's Great About Working For Gunwerks?

Gunwerks provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.