Rotary Tumbler Operator

As a Chris Reeve Knives Rotary Tumbler Operator, you will work methodically to produce stonewashed finishes on machined parts at a quality-oriented knife manufacturing company.  Working in the Finishing Department, applicants should have an eye for detail and enjoy working with their hands.  This is a full-time position, based in Boise, Idaho.



Operates multiple tumblers at one time, cleans machined parts, ensures finishes are up to standard, and maintains equipment.  


  • Must be able to follow standard work instructions and to work towards assigned performance goals.
  • Must be willing to learn multiple new processes which require thinking and hand skill abilities.
  • Must be able to work in a team environment as required.
  • Must have strong attention to detail.
  • Must be able to perform other general tasks as required.
  • Lifting up to 50 lbs., bending, and standing for long periods.
  • Must have working command of the English language, and be able to communicate orally and in writing (basic oral instructions, simple written memos and instructions).

  • Must be able to read and interpret drawings, follow routers, use simple math to perform basic calculations, and use basic hand-held measuring tools.

  • The prospective candidate must be able to pass a pre-employment alcohol and drug screening.

    Note: This position is not limited to the above job description and may include additional job responsibilities as necessary.

JOB TYPE: Full-Time


REQUIRED EDUCATION:  High School Diploma or Higher