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Senior Truss Designer

Indianapolis, IN 46204
Requisition Number: 0783 4Z 001
Job Title: Senior Truss Designer
City: Indianapolis
State: IN
Salary Range: Negotiable

Senior Truss Designer

Description/Job Summary

Truss Designers are responsible for completing design work assigned by the Design Manager, and responsibilities will include:

  • These associates must read architectural prints to create roof and floor truss placement layouts conforming to current 84 Lumber design practices
  • Design of roof and floor trusses in engineering software Mitek Sapphire ensuring designs are accurate, optimized, and conforms to the current P&P
  • Specify all necessary supplied hardware
  • Maintain complete and updated Job Tracking Sheet
  • Send approval letter to customers according to P&P procedures when necessary
  • Provide sales and customer support when necessary
  • Ensure office and plan are maintained in a neat and orderly fashion and all plans are logged properly
  • Attend required meetings and participates in committees as requested by supervisor(s).

Required Skills

  • Computer Skills: Word Processing System, MiTek Sapphire, Internet Software, Database Software
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos; write simple correspondence; effectively present information to others one-on-one.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form; deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Required Experience

  • 2+ yrs. experience in roof & floor truss design, wall panel design is a plus 
  • Ability to read and interpret architectural and structural blueprints
  • Ability to calculate tributary loads, concentrated loads, and load transfer through a building
  • Ability to operate a computer and current software used by company Knowledge of current local codes associated with truss design MiTek Saphire.
  • Good written and oral communication skills are required.
  • Ability to read, understand, and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to deal courteously with customers, co-workers, and construction personnel
  • Good math skills including, but not limited to architectural units, fractions, geometry, and basic trigonometry.

Required Education

This position requires a High School diploma or GED.

Details

This position will require the candidate to work at our Richmond, VA location.

Categories

Posted: 2021-01-14 Expires: 2021-02-14

84 Lumber cares about the financial future of you and your family. We also want to reward you for your loyalty to our team. We are dedicated to providing our Associates with the opportunity to enjoy a lucrative retirement from our company!

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