Ross Reels: Production Specialist Position Available

Production Specialist – Handwork

Mayfly Outdoors is looking for an exceptional individual to join our Ross and Abel Reels Manufacturing Team in our State of the Art facility located in Montrose, CO.

Ross: Our mission is to inspire adventure with expertly crafted fly fishing reels–proudly manufactured in Colorado for anglers everywhere.

Abel: Our mission is to elevate the fly fishing experience with cutting edge products, unmatched quality, and beautifully handcrafted finishes.

Core Values:

  • Fish Together – Collaboration. Teamwork. Family.
  • Presentation – Quality. Pride. Integrity.
  • Hatch the Match – Innovate. Take Risks. Get It Done.
  • Wade Upstream – Improvement. Growth. Development.
  • Be the Guide – Customer Experience. Reputation. Expertise.

Mayfly Outdoors offers competitive compensation and benefits packages, including: Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, Matching 401K Retirement Plan, Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off.

Summary of Duties:
Complete all post machining processes to prepare parts for plating or assembly by deburring, tumbling and various other mechanical or chemical processes as defined by Engineering.

Factory Wide Requirements:

  • Demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Team player comfortable working in a fast-paced, variable environment
  • Computer literacy in common software suites such as Microsoft Office or G Suite Apps and ability to adequately learn additional softwares as necessary to individual responsibilities
  • Strive to implement continuous improvements and company initiatives
  • Desire to continually invest in self
  • Conduct activities in a safe, cleanly and healthy manner to overtly comply with all applicable OSHA standards to ensure protection of employees, the public, and environment

Required Skills & Expectations:

  • Dexterous with small components, hand tools and simple power tools
  • Learn and replicate all necessary handwork processes for current models based on engineering
  • Determine when, where and how to deburr a part most efficiently and effectively
  • Basic mechanical aptitude and knowledge
  • Maintain a high attention to detail while completing repetitive tasks
  • Work safely and efficiently in a group environment
  • Perform basic quality insurance
  • Communicate clearly and concisely with colleagues, management, engineers and others when necessary
  • Lift and handle up to 35lbs infrequently
  • Sit at a fixed position for considerable periods of time

Required Education/Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $12.00 – $14.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime

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