Horizon Firearms: Stiller Bolt Action Gun Builder

Job Description:

Primary Function:

Work to build premium custom bolt actions using attention to detail, the ability to problem-solve, and an eagerness to learn.

Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):

  • Assembling premium bolt actions for our customers
  • Completion of gunsmithing projects and repairs
  • Develop an understanding of components and various inventory components needed to construct each product (training provided)
  • Assembly of small components and accessories
  • Shop maintenance, including organizing, cleaning, and sweeping
  • Hands-on bolt action production/work
  • All other duties assigned by management


  • Willingness to grow in knowledge and skill under the direction of a mentor
  • Competent and thorough when completing tasks and managing time
  • Capable of following standard work procedures to ensure product quality and consistency
  • Must be extremely detailed oriented
  • Teammate mentality and positive attitude and personality required
  • Focus on constant improvement and seeks out productivity gains at every opportunity
  • Naturel curiosity of firearms and an eagerness to learn.


  • High school graduate or GED
  • High level of respect for firearms safety
  • Mechanically inclined with good manual capabilities and common sense
  • Appreciation for the aesthetic and artistic aspect of unique custom bolt actions
  • Background in firearms and interest in the industry and the outdoors preferred
  • Knowledge of the firearms industry preferred
  • Must agree to and sign non-compete and non-disclosure agreements
  • Ability to lift 30-40 lbs.
  • Must possess 5 year driving record with clear history for the past three years

Physical Requirements:

  • Standing, walking and sitting required up to 10 hours per day (67-100%)
  • Hand and foot usage required up to 10 hours per day (67-100%)
  • Climbing, reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling and twisting required occasionally (33-66%)
  • Frequent lifting and moving up to 50+ pounds (0-20%)

Work Environment (This position requires that the employee be able to work in and around the following elements):

  • Indoors and Outdoors
  • Loud Environments
  • Possible extreme heat or cold (weather-related) – rare, as facility is climate controlled
  • Wet or humid conditions (weather-related)
  • Fumes from equipment or airborne particles