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Manufacturing Positions 

 

Assistant Production Manager North Phoenix

General Description: The Assistant Production Manager is responsible for providing day-to day leadership and guidance to production employees while ensuring production goals and safety standards are met.

Primary Responsibilities:
• Support the Production and Operations Management team to ensure production goals are met in a timely and safe manner.
• Ensure written instructions are drafted, maintained, and complied with.
• Assist in establishing and monitoring performance standards.
• Maintains staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting and training employees.
• Maintains time and attendance records.
• Review employee performance and take corrective action as needed.
• Resolves personnel problems by analyzing data, investigating issues, identifying solutions and recommending action.
• Coordinates activities by scheduling work assignments, setting priorities and directing work of subordinate employees.
• Ensure good housekeeping is maintained in the production area.

Skills/Qualifications:
• Ability to learn and use the company ERP, HR/Time & Attendance software.
• Knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook required.
• Ability to accurately document production data and employee performance.
• Writing skills necessary to communicate by email, draft instructions and complete written documentation.
• Ability to perform basic mathematical functions.
• Minimum 3 years manufacturing management experience.
• Ability to read, write and speak English.
• Ability to speak and understand Spanish is a plus.


Physical Requirements:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear.  This position is active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching and sitting. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move objects over 35 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth vision and ability to adjust focus.


Galco International offers a comprehensive benefits package, including Medical & Dental insurance & 401k, salary DOE. 
 

Sewing Machine Mechanic North Phoenix

General Description:

Responsible for performing sewing machine setup, trouble shooting, repairs and preventative maintenance.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Perform machine setup, trouble shooting, repairs and preventative maintenance.
• Make unscheduled repairs on production equipment during production and perform scheduled maintenance repairs of equipment during machine servicing.
• Perform mechanical work including but not limited to mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, troubleshooting /repair of production equipment.
• Read and interpret manuals in order to perform required maintenance and service.
• Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and adjust equipment.
• Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment.
• Assist in training sewing machine operators in proper setup and operation of machines.
• Comply with safety rules and maintain a clean and orderly work area.


Skills/Qualifications:

• 1+ years experience with industrial sewing machine setup, trouble shooting, repair and maintenance.
• In depth knowledge of industrial sewing machines.
• Ability to read, write and speak English.
• Ability to speak and understand Spanish is a plus.


Physical Requirements:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear.  This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping and crouching.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move objects over 35 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth vision and ability to adjust focus.

Galco International offers a comprehensive benefits package, including Medical & Dental insurance & 401k, salary DOE.

 

Other Manufacturing Positions 

Galco Gunleather has multiple full-time manufacturing positions open. These include the following hands-on positions:

  • Machine operator
  • Assembly
  • Craft-type work with basic tools
  • Sewing

Galco International offers a comprehensive benefits package, including Health & Dental insurance & 401k, salary DOE.  

Apply in person at Galco International:  2019 W Quail Ave.  Phoenix AZ   Monday – Friday between 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM and 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. Employment office entrance is located on the northwest corner of building.

  

Office Positions

Dealer Sales Support & Customer Service
Department: Sales
Location: Phoenix, Arizona

Galco International, LTD is the manufacturer of the Galco Gunleather brand, the premier American-made line of superb-quality holsters, belts and accessories. Encompassing law enforcement, military, civilian defensive and sporting use, all Galco products are proudly made in the USA since 1969.

Galco is seeking an experienced person to assist our sales and customer service teams in Phoenix, Arizona. PLEASE NOTE: THIS JOB IS LOCATED ON-SITE AT THEIR CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS IN PHOENIX, ARIZONA – TELECOMMUTING FROM HOME IS NOT AN OPTION.  Includes regular air travel and tradeshow staffing.

Applicant Background:

Do you currently work in the firearms industry? Are you getting burned out working in a retail gun store? No growth potential with your current employer? Never worked in the firearms industry, but shooting is your passion?

Galco may have an opportunity for you!

Primary Responsibilities:

SALES/CUSTOMER SERVICE
• Assist Account Executives with regular sales calls to existing customers to increase sales and build customer relationships.
• Assist with inbound dealer and retail sales requests via phone/email to maximize revenue and provide optimal customer service.
• Accurately enter orders and enter/maintain data in ERP system in both our wholesale and retail divisions.
• Service customers as needed in a team based atmosphere.
• Seek out opportunities to generate new leads for our sales team.
• Participate in trade-shows to cultivate new prospects and service existing customers.
• Inform customers on special sales/marketing promotions.
• Contribute feedback about new product development.
• Embrace a team based sales environment while maintaining a healthy competitive spirit.
• Provide timely follow-up to all customer inquiries.
• Evaluate problems quickly and actively seek support from Account Executive and or Manager.
• Maintain high levels of professionalism under all situations and work towards solutions.
• Coordinate/schedule travel to many US states, to help promote and grow our brand.
• Provide timely/accurate information back to appropriate Account Executives following dealer visits.
• Approximately 100 days/nights per year of travel is required. Air travel is required.
• Follow proven customer visit plan to insure greatest order writing potential.
• Conduct product training with store staff as needed.
• Provide marketing intelligence to Account Executives, Sales Management.
• Identify potential territory-specific opportunities or challenges.

Skills/Qualifications:

The ideal candidate for this position will have the following skills/qualifications:

• Industry experience preferred; passionate about products and shooting sports.
• Ability to work independently with minimal supervision and manage all situations with a positive outlook.
• Understanding of wholesale sales model with consultative selling approach.
• Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
• Basic financial concepts as it relates to sales, margin, revenue, and accounts receivables.
• Strong computer skills: Excel, Word, Outlook.
• Solid interpersonal skills required.
• Arizona State Concealed Weapons Permit and Arizona Driver’s License required. If not in possession of ASCWP and or AZDL when hired, employee must be free of any history that would prevent award of the permit/license and apply within the first month of employment. Valid driver’s license in good standing is required.


Physical Requirements:
While performing the duties of the job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand and walk for long periods of time, use keyboard/mouse, use hands/fingers to demonstrate product, talk and hear. Occasionally will be required to reach with hands and arms, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch and lift or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include some close vision.

Join our Team:

Dealer Sales and Customer Service Support is key in Galco’s overall marketing strategy: management’s long term commitment and resources are provided to ensure success. Our sales and customer service team approach is one of enthusiasm, and you'll have ample opportunity to showcase your own abilities and experience as you execute our sales programs to drive brand awareness and product positioning.

Galco offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. If you desire the ability to add value to our team, send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to: careers@galcogunleather.com.

Due to the high volume of applicants, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.   

 

Customer Service Representative
Department: Customer Service
Location: Phoenix, Arizona

Galco International, LTD is the manufacturer of the Galco Gunleather brand, the premier American-made line of superb-quality holsters, belts and accessories. Encompassing law enforcement, military, civilian defensive and sporting use, all Galco products are proudly made in the USA since 1969.

Essential customer service functions include answering customer calls, computer order entry and tracking, and email correspondence. Requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent, a background with firearms (strongly emphasizing handguns), call center experience, writing skills and professional appearance/demeanor. This position may require travel to trade shows twice a year. Additional opportunities to work with social media, photography and videography are available for the right candidate.

Due to the high volume of applicants, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Galco International offers a comprehensive benefits package, including Health & Dental insurance & 401k, salary DOE.

 

Download a Job Application 

Submit applications, resume and cover letters to careers@galcogunleather.com.

 

 

 

 

 

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