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Vista Outdoor Temp PT Prod Op Blackhawk in Manhattan, Montana

Join our talented team. Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

The Position : Part Time Temporary Production Operator

Openings may vary based upon internal employee moves and external hiring

Variations of the following shifts are available. Will assess on a case by case basis

Swing Shift: Monday -Thursday 4p-230a

Alternating Work Weeks of 36 and 48 Hours

Shift D: Friday – Sunday and every other Thursday 6PM-630AM

Shift C: Friday – Sunday and every other Thursday 6AM-630PM

Shift B: Monday - Wednesday and every other Thursday 6PM-630AM

Our Manhattan, Montana facility is seeking a Production Operator to add to our team. The Production Operator 1 is responsible for but not limited to performing all tasks involved in the production of Vista Outdoor Blackhawk Manufacturing products and services. This includes operating plastic injection molding machines, light machinery, assembly equipment, product assembly, or kit making. Follow standard work methods and adhere to product quality and performance specifications. Required to follow safety procedures and practice safe work habits. Understand and contribute to the improvement of processes and procedures throughout the workplace.

Responsibilities: Including but not limited to

Job Requirements:

  • Manufacture and produce various outdoor shooting sports products.

  • Evaluate and solve production problems and contribute to improvement of the processes.

  • Work and function successfully in a team/cell environment.

  • Must be able to multitask.

  • Rotate through various workstations/cross-training to foster workforce flexibility.

  • Perform tasks including assembly, machine operation, quality inspection and packaging of product.

  • Follow work and job instructions to meet productivity and quality expectations

  • Ability to work independently and maintain a positive work ethic.

  • Responsible for adherence to Quality Specifications for all products.

  • Maintain a clean work area and be responsible for end of day cleaning.

  • And any other duties assigned by your supervisor or lead


  • 18 years of age or older

  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident Alien

  • Preferred one year experience in manufacturing and/or assembly line or related production

  • Required to sit or stand and move about the facility and do so for up to 12 hours per shift depending upon business need.

  • Continuous use of both hands for both fine motor and gross motor processes.

  • Perform repetitive motion tasks

  • Must be able to bend, twist and squat numerous times daily.

  • Must be able to frequently lift and carry 0 to 35 lbs. daily, must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. Occasional lifting of 50 plus lbs. required with assistance.

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We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D

We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veteran/Disabled

Vista Outdoor is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and any other characteristics protected by law. The EEO Law poster is available here:

If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to . Please note that this email address is for accommodation purposes only. Vista Outdoor will not respond to inquiries for other purposes.