Shooting Lab Technician

Location: Columbus, Georgia
Position Type: Full Time


Heckler & Koch is setting up a new production facility in Columbus, GA. This facility will also have a full R & D capability to create new IP independent from Germany. The main focus of this position is the responsibility to test our prototypes.



  • Test (prototype) weapons in accordance to test standards (e.g. NATO AC/225; Aberdeen TOP etc.).
  • Support the development of test plans and write test reports.
  • Maintain appropriate test equipment.
  • Enforce safety regulations on shooting ranges.
  • Cooperate with QA to ensure a smooth transition of the product from R&D to production.


  • Familiarity with small arms.
  • Shooting skills (Maintain sub MoA groups at 100m).
  • Familiarity with measuring equipment such as:
    • High speed video cameras
    • Sound measuring equipment
    • Temperature measuring equipment
    • All kinds of ballistic measurements
  • High level of team capability, flexibility and ability to withstand stress.
  • MS Office experience required.
  • SAP experience preferred but not required.
  • Associate‚Äôs Degree or equivalent education and work experience is required.
  • Accepted file types: pdf.