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If you believe you’d be a good fit for the Burris organization in machining, production, quality control, or other corporate area, you are welcome to submit your resume at any time to employment@burrisoptics.com

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PROJECT ENGINEER

Burris Company, a sports optics manufacturer located in Greeley, CO, is hiring for a Project Engineer.
 
The Project Engineer executes engineering projects (such as riflescopes, sighting devices, and accessories) by planning, organizing, controlling, and performing project elements.
 
Essential functions of the job are as follows:

  • Develops project objectives by reviewing project proposals and plans; conferring with management.
  • Determines project responsibilities by identifying project phases and elements; assigning personnel to phases and elements; reviewing bids from contractors.
  • Determines project specifications by studying product design, customer requirements, and performance standards; completing technical studies; preparing cost estimates.
  • Confirms product performance by designing and conducting tests.
  • Determines project schedule by studying project plan and specifications; calculating time requirements; sequencing project elements.
  • Maintains project schedule by monitoring project progress; coordinating activities; resolving problems.
  • Controls project plan by reviewing design, specifications, and plan and schedule changes; recommending actions.
  • Controls project costs by approving expenditures; administering contractor contracts.
  • Prepares project status reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends; recommending actions.
  • Work within PDM and MRP software to maintain design integrity and file structure.
  • Oversee the entire product cycle from concept through production.
  • Define, schedule and manage several projects at one time.
  • Work with new and existing vendors on tool costs, unit cost, and production schedule.
  • Apply effective time management, organization, and multi-tasking skills. Ability to work independently.
  • Maintain supportive, professional relationships; interact effectively and efficiently as part of a multi-member, multi-functional team.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by enforcing procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Maintains project data base by writing computer programs; entering and backing up data.
  • Maintains product and company reputation by complying with federal and state regulations.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
  • 3 to 5 Years of Project Management experience

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must be Solidworks design capable.
  • Competent using Microsoft Office applications including MS project, Power point, Word, & Excel.
  • Preferred candidates will have experience with hunting and shooting sports.

Must be detail oriented with excellent problem solving skills including development and use of PFMEA’s.
 Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
 Must adhere to safety guidelines and requirements in the performance of duties.
 A successful background check and drug screen are required.
 
Send resume to employment@burrisoptics.com.
 

Digital and Socia Media Marketing Specialist


Burris Company Inc. - Greeley, CO

Burris Company Inc., a sports optics manufacturer in Greeley, CO, is currently hiring for a Digital and Social Marketing Specialist . This role will support the marketing team with all aspects of digital marketing, from content creation, web management, analytical reporting, social media, asset management and more. This position will help drive digital marketing, cohesive social media engagement, and audience growth across multiple business lines and web properties.

LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY.

Essential duties for this position are as follows:

  • Develop and execute social medial and digital marketing strategies to meet company awareness and demand generation goals. Daily monitoring, management and execution through social media platforms, industry blogs, email and digital marketing.
     
  • Help maintain ecommerce sites. Update images on our store sites, add content such as user reviews and product descriptions. Check all products against catalogs and other sources to ensure all data is accurate and consistent. Create promotional offers with discount codes, write copy and send campaigns to selected audiences.
     
  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to create compelling web and social content, including slideshows, edited videos and photographs. Collect, curate and publish User Generated Content. Work with our customer base to get photographs and stories of our products, edit images as necessary, and publish to social media and web sites. Develop creative content in the format of text, infographics or photography.
     
  • Manage our Digital Asset Management software. Develop programs that will ensure the maximum distribution and usage of our creative marketing assets. Work with customers, internal audience, dealers, and content providers to create a centralized asset bank. Create and maintain portals and directories with up-to-date imagery, catalog and correct digital assets.
     
  • Help create reports and analysis on web traffic. Provide insights and updates utilizing Google Analytics and site traffic data. Help internal stakeholders learn how to create action items from your analysis.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • College Degree and/or 2-5 years’ experience in a digital marketing, website management and/or social media environment.
  • Knowledge of social media platforms, strategies and KPI’s.
  • Knowledge and experience in digital marketing and website management. Experience with Google Analytics and site KPI’s.
  • Excellent communication skills including copy writing.
  • Some basic knowledge of firearms is encouraged.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • We're looking for a creative, out-of-the-box thinker to help support our marketing efforts. This person will be responsible for supporting our digital marketing, social media, websites and PR efforts.
     
  • Candidate should be a talented writer and communicator, self-starter, team player and possess a deep understanding of brand-building in social and digital environments. You are a problem solver who invites challenges to innovate, are highly organized and are quick to take action to build the brand and create demand.
     
  • Candidates should be passionate about social media, digital marketing and technology. You should be knowledgeable about Social Media platforms and techniques. Strong writing skills with the ability to quickly produce interesting and engaging copy.
     
  • Graphic design skills such as Adobe Photoshop are a plus. Knowledge of email marketing platforms such as Mail Chimp are also a plus.

SUCCESSFUL BACKGROUND AND DRUG SCREEN REQUIRED.

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

marketing: 2 years
Send resume to employment@burrisoptics.com.