Looking for a Career at Dillon Precision?

Dillon Precision is a family owned and operated business that has been making the World’s Finest Reloading Equipment since 1977. Mike Dillon founded the business from his garage and has grown to be the premier manufacturer of progressive reloading equipment in the global market. Dillon Precision is known for its unwavering lifetime warranty, American manufacturing, customer service, longtime employees and family environment that make it an extremely desirable place to work.

Many employees at Dillon have been here for 10, 20, 30 years and longer. Employees are treated with respect and taken care of as true members of a tight knit, American business that puts its people before pennies. Every aspect of the business is done in house from customer support, repairs, manufacturing, testing, engineering, marketing, accounting, assembly etc. If you want to work in a strong, understanding family-owned business that sells a product it confidently stands behind, then look no further than Dillon Precision!

Our employees share a personal pride in the products we manufacture, and we are excited to welcome another member to our family. We look forward to reviewing your application!

  • Director of Engineering

    About Dillon Precision:

    Dillon Precision stands at the forefront of ammunition reloading. Renowned for our quality, reliability, and affordability, we are a leader in the design and manufacture of loading presses. As we continue to push the boundaries of machine design, we are seeking a highly skilled Mechanical Engineer to join our team. This is your opportunity to contribute to the development of industry-leading products in a challenging and rewarding environment.


    Position Overview:
    We are looking for a passionate and driven Mechanical Engineer with a strong background in both mechanical design and manufacturing. The ideal candidate is innovative, detail-oriented, and capable of turning complex problems into practical solutions. They will utilize their strong leadership and management skills to lead a team through the entire product development lifecycle.


    Key Responsibilities:

    - Design and develop mechanical components and systems for new and existing ammunition presses

    - Carry products from prototype phase to production

    - Apply engineering principles and analytical techniques to continuously improve manufacturing processes

    - Conduct feasibility studies and testing on new and modified designs, ensuring compliance with engineering principles, company standards, and customer requirements

    - Provide and receive constructive criticism in design reviews

    - Maintain records of drawings, reports, etc



    - Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related field

    - 7+ years of mechanical design experience

    - Leadership and management experience

    - The ability to work independently and as a part of a team

    - Effective communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to convey complex technical information in a clear and concise manner

    - Proficiency in CAD software (e.g., SolidWorks, AutoCAD) and familiarity with engineering simulation tools

    - Strong understanding of manufacturing processes, material selection, and engineering principles

    - A commitment to continuous learning and professional development


    Position Details: Full-time position


    • 401(k)
    • 401(k) matching
    • Dental insurance
    • Employee discount
    • Flexible spending account
    • Health insurance
    • Health savings account
    • Life insurance
    • Paid time off
    • Vision insurance

    Compensation Package: Bonus Opportunities

    Experience level: 7 years

    Experience: Management: 1 year (Preferred)

    Ability to Commute: Scottsdale, AZ 85260 (Required)

    Ability to Relocate: Scottsdale, AZ 85260: Relocate before starting work (Required)


    **How to Apply:**

    Submit your resume, cover letter, and portfolio (if applicable) through our careers portal or email them directly to George.Dillon@DillonPrecision.com. Please include “Mechanical Engineer Application” in the subject line.

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