The Gunsmith position designs, fabricates, modifies, repairs and services foreign and domestic firearms, weapons and accessories.
Performs detailed assembly and disassembly of foreign and domestic small arms weapons including small arms inspection, maintenance, and minor repairs.
Builds custom pistols and rifles as needed.
Works from blueprints without supervision.
Fabricates and develops prototype small arms systems from a drawing or from customer input.
Designs Computer prototypes from customer input.
Consults with Government officials in all facets concerning the Weapons Department, such as, but not limited to, indoor/outdoor range design, ammunition fundamentals ballistics, weapons mounts, suppressors, optic systems, prototype development and reverse engineering projects.
Follows basic shop safety procedures needed to work in a small arms environment.
Plans and conducts training as required.
Perform other duties as requested.
Knowledge & Skills
These are SCA jobs and will vary accordingly by assignment within and across contracts.
Experience & Education
Typically requires attendance at a formal one to two year accredited in-house gun-smiting course, or equivalent work experience.
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