Truss Designer

    Carter Lumber Inc
    Nashville, TN 37201
    Full-time
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    Job Description

    A Carter Components Designer is responsible for designing plans for the production of trusses and/or wall panels. Ensures drawings are produced accurately and timely based off of blueprints provided by customers. Requires the knowledge of commonly used concepts and practices within the construction industry. A strong belief in the mission and goals of the company are necessary to this position.

    Requirements to be Considered for this Position:
    • Knowledgeable in the basic aspects of construction
    • Previous experience using truss software
    • High level of knowledge in the application of the products being designed
    • Competency in basic mathematics, geometry and trigonometry
    • Knowledgeable in reading architectural and structural plans
    • Ability to analyze, trouble shoot and problem solve
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and Outlook
    Responsibilities of the Position:

    Designing:
    • Creates design illustrations based from blueprints to produce working drawings for fabrication.
    • Completes and finalizes designs for production and assembly.
    • Evaluates designs to ensure that design standards are being met.
    Analyzes and Troubleshoots:
    • Reviews and analyzes specifications, blueprints, engineered drawings and related designs to determine factors affecting design of the wall, truss and engineered wood components.
    Support:
    • Communicates with production teams, customers and Store Managers to ensure designs are accurate throughout the process. Assists stores in responding to questions/concerns from customers.
    Benefits Provided (full-time employees):
    • Medical Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Disability Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Employer-matching 401(k) Plan
    Posting ID: 573087534Posted: 2020-10-16