Midwest Gun Works Employment Openings

Midwest Gun Works, Inc
1101 Mason Circle Drive
Pevely, MO, 63070
Tel: 636-475-7300
Fax: 636-475-7303
jobs@midwestgunworks.com

Purchasing Agent

Midwest Gun Works, an industry leader in gun parts, shooting accessories and gunsmithing since 1997, is currently seeking a purchasing agent to join our growing team. Do you have a passion for firearms and for discovering the next hot item? Do you thrive when handing multiple projects at once? We are seeking a purchasing agent to manage inventory of existing items, source new parts and accessories, and develop new relationships with industry partners. Strong attention to detail, time management, organizational and communication skills are essential.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all aspects of purchasing including, but not limited to, managing inventory levels, communicating with suppliers and sourcing new product.
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with suppliers.
  • Attend industry trade shows.
  • Stay up to date on industry news and laws.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1-2 years' experience
  • Bachelor's / Undergraduate Degree
  • Passion for the firearms and outdoor industry.
  • Strong attention to detail and robust communication skills.
  • Proactive problem-solving approach with changing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Critical thinking and collaborative skills.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Time management and organizational skills.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Programs (Excel and Outlook).

If this position is of interest to you please email resume to jobs@midwestgunworks.com


SEO / Social Media Director

Midwest Gun Works, an industry leader in gun parts, shooting accessories and gunsmithing since 1997, is currently seeking a SEO and Social Media Director. Do you have a passion for firearms, social media and SEO? Do you want to craft meaningful content about the shooting sports, hunting and defense industries? We are seeking a SEO and Social Media Director to develop and deliver key copyright and video content, social media and marketing assets. Social media and SEO experience, strong attention to detail, time management, organizational and communication skills are essential.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all aspects of social media marketing including, but not limited to daily content creation, timely and effective engagement with posts, editorial calendar production, promotions and giveaways.
  • Create meaningful marketing copy catered to the customer's needs.
  • Responsible for digital assets including building and growing a key audience across a wide spectrum of social media platforms including Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitter and more.
  • Develop strategy to maximize impact from blog, social and website content.
  • Stay up to date on social media and SEO best practices to successfully position MGW as best in class.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3-5 years' experience
  • Understanding of social media and SEO required as it pertains to the firearm and shooting industry.
  • Knowledge of the firearms and outdoor industry preferred.
  • Possess strong attention to detail and robust communication skills.
  • Proactive problem-solving approach with changing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proven critical thinking and collaborative skills.
  • Ability to create and implement plans, processes and procedures.
  • Experience with social media administration, Adobe Suite, WordPress, Google Analytics and Search Console highly desirable.

If this position is of interest to you please email resume to jobs@midwestgunworks.com


Technical Customer Support Representative

Midwest Gun Works, an Industry leader in Gunsmithing, Firearm Parts and Accessories is seeking a technical customer support representative. We are currently seeking a full time individual to join our team. The ideal candidate should have good telephone and communication skills, as well as strong computer and keyboard skills. A background in firearms, gunsmithing, or other firearm related knowledge is a big plus. This position involves order entry and assisting customers via internet and telephone. We're hunters and shooters so, an interest in firearms and the outdoors is a big plus! This position offers competitive pay along with vacation and health benefits.

If this position is of interest to you please email resume to jobs@midwestgunworks.com


Website / Data Entry

Midwest Gun Works, an Industry leader in Gunsmithing, Firearm Parts and Accessories is currently seeking a full time website data entry technician to join our team and work in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate should have strong computer skills, a working knowledge of Microsoft Office, skills in product photography, photo editing, and have a good grasp of spelling and grammar. As a company of hunters and shooters, any interest in firearms and the outdoors is a big plus! This position offers competitive pay, vacation and health benefits.

If this position is of interest to you please email resume to jobs@midwestgunworks.com


Gunsmithing / Metal Polishing

Midwest Gun Works, an Industry leader in Gunsmithing, Firearm Parts and Accessories is seeking an entry level gunsmith. We are currently seeking a full time individual to join our team. The ideal candidate should have a strong mechanical ability, be detail oriented, and show a desire to learn firearm restoration and repair from master craftsmen. Job duties include metal polishing and preparation as well as firearm repair and restoration. Prior experience in firearm repair, machining, and metal preparation is desired. We're hunters and shooters so, an interest in firearms and the outdoors is a big plus! This position offers competitive pay along with vacation and health benefits.

If this position is of interest to you please email resume to jobs@midwestgunworks.com


Gunsmithing / Journeyman

Midwest Gun Works, an Industry leader in Gunsmithing, Firearm Parts, and Accessories is seeking an experienced journeyman gunsmith. We are currently seeking a full time individual to join our team. Join our cohesive team and work in a fast-paced, climate-controlled environment. The ideal candidate should have a strong mechanical ability, be detail oriented, and have several years of experience in the field of gunsmithing. Applicant should have a strong background and knowledge of vintage and classic rifles and shotguns, with an emphasis on classic double guns in the field of repair and restoration. This position offers competitive pay along with vacation and health benefits.

If this position is of interest to you please email resume to jobs@midwestgunworks.com


Shipping / Warehouse

Midwest Gun Works, an Industry leader in Gunsmithing, Firearm Parts and Accessories is currently seeking a full time individual to join our team. Join our cohesive team and work in a fast-paced, climate-controlled environment. This position may involve receiving product, repackaging inventory, or filling and shipping orders to our customers. The ideal candidate is dependable, hardworking, has computer skills and is able to do some lifting. This position offers competitive pay along with vacation and health benefits.

If this position is of interest to you please email resume to jobs@midwestgunworks.com