Ammunition Machine Operator

Full Time

Job ID: 18440


City: Victor

Zip: 59870

State: Montana

A2Z Personnel is hiring immediately for an Ammunition Machine Operator for a local client in the Bitterroot Valley. Ammunition Machine Operators do essential job duties with one of our premier clients. As an Ammunition Machine Operator, you will operate a specific station within the loading assembly line which produces assembled ammunition cartridges.


  • Safely operate ammunition loading and priming machines.
  • Complete audits, maintenance, and daily checklists on production equipment.
  • Perform calibration checks on calipers, scales, micrometers, and other measurements daily.
  • Perform the in-process quality checks for conformance to specifications.
  • Able to diagnose when issues occur and interact with the department leadership to resolve issues.
  • Move materials and finished ammunition.
  • Maintains equipment and work area in a clean and safe condition.
  • Follows all safety rules and regulations and wears proper safety equipment.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Previous manufacturing machine experience preferred.
  • Initiative and willingness to learn the operations, paperwork, and mechanical knowledge of the loading and priming machines.
  • Must be able to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Good hearing and listening habits to determine abnormal machine noises.
  • Good visual skills to determine bullet defects and flaws.
  • This position requires high attention to detail, the ability to meet quality standards, and a team player.
  • Able to lift heavy equipment and boxes, up to 50 lbs.
  • Ability to stand and/or walk around the warehouse for the entire shift.
  • Ability to bend, twist, raise arms overhead, and perform repetitive movements for the entire shift.
  • Able to work overtime when necessary.
  • Must be alert, aware, and able to follow company safety policies.
  • Punctuality and reliability are a must.
  • Must submit to a drug test and background check upon offer of employment.

What can you expect?

  • Weekly pay with a direct deposit option.
  • Bonuses! Sign-on, referral, and 3-month bonus – potential for up to $850!
  • 4-day work week with potential overtime.
  • Pay raises for exceptional work performance.
  • Steady, non-seasonal work in a heated and cooled building.
  • Benefits including Health Coverage, Simple IRA, Personal Time Off, and paid holidays.
  • Excellent safety record.
  • $300 sign-on bonus after completing 40 hours of work.
  • An additional bonus of $300 after completing 3 months of employment as a Machine Operator.
  • Further referral bonuses are available upon successful completion of referral employment.

Call A2Z Personnel in Hamilton (406) 363-0723 or Stevensville (406) 777-1662 for information regarding this position or to ask about our benefits, which include health coverage, retirement savings, and personal paid time off.

A2Z Personnel is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting a diverse workplace.

Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, political beliefs, or other characteristics unrelated to the skills and abilities required for job performance. The agency provides reasonable accommodations upon request to qualified individuals with disabilities during all phases of employment including the selection process. No applicant will be penalized as a result of such a request. For more information view the Equal Employment Opportunity Poster and Americans with Disabilities Act Notice or visit:


Monday-Thursday. 7:00 am – 5:30 pm

Application Deadline: December 31, 2023