Kimber Mfg., Inc.
Job Title: Range Safety Officer
Location: Troy, AL
Reports To: Chief Range Safety Officer
The position of Range Safety Officer (RSO) is responsible for assisting the Chief Range Safety Officer in the day-to-day safety management of the ranges. The RSO shall primarily handle inspecting test equipment, training employees in the safe handling of firearms, and enforcing safety procedures, protocols, and Kimber policies within the ranges. The RSO will report to the Chief Range Safety Officer and support the manufacturing facility in the testing of firearms within the Ranges.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Provide range safety management in a manufacturing environment
Inspect test equipment daily
Train employees in the safe handling of firearms
Manage supply of test facility ammunition and supplies
Follow established test protocols, Kimber policies and procedures
Enforce all safety procedures, protocols, policies and procedures within the Ranges
Other duties as assigned
This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities.
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. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Cross functional team builder/player with high levels of professionalism, integrity, and enthusiasm
Ability to work alone or as a part of a team, without direct supervision
Experience using various computer systems
Knowledge of both rifle and pistol ammunition
Ability to work safely and make effective decisions concerning the safety of others using policies and procedures.
High School Diploma or GED
1 year of range safety training experience/ range safety officer
Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
One or more of the certifications
2 or more years of training experience/ range safety officer
HR 218 Certification
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
One or more of the following:
FBI certified firearms instructor
Federal Law Enforcement Training Center (FLETC) certified firearms instructor
NRA Certified Chief Range Safety Officer
NRA Certified Range Safety Officer
This position may travel occasionally for training classes.
OTHER SKILLS & ABILITIES
Attendance is an essential job requirement defined as having regular, consistent, reliable, punctual and predictable attendance including the ability to work regular hours and shifts, overtime before and after shifts, weekends, and holidays may be required to meet customer demands. There may be little or no prior notice of overtime work. Ability to work as part of a team, including all related departments/plants or independently as required to achieve internal and external customer satisfaction.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of the job the employee works in a manufacturing environment and may be exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. This position needs to be able to work in various weather conditions (hot, cold, inside, outside) and in loud environments. This position will be exposed to firearms, ammunition, and other materials associated with normal range activities.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Able to lift 50 lbs. (Occasionally) and 15+ lbs. on a routine basis
Able to wear all associated PPE (protective vest, hearing protection, eye protection, etc.)
This position requires compliance with ITAR requirement. Must be a “U.S. Person” (per ITAR 120.15) and are required to show proof substantiating this upon being hired.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Activities, duties and/or responsibilities may change at any time with or without notice at the sole discretion of the Company.