Universal Forest Products Wall Panel Designer in Lafayette, Colorado
Minimum high school graduate. Preferred bachelor degree in related discipline or equivalent
Minimum 1 to 3 years of experience in related field/responsibilities.
Working knowledge and experience using Mitek software is preferred.
Working knowledge of floor and rood systems and the ability to spec out beams and hangars
Working knowledge of wall, floor, and roof systems, including beams and hangers, as well as the general installation practices of each.
Skills and abilities
Proficiency in the use of the English language in reading, writing and speaking
Ability to read and understand blue prints
Strong math skills
Ability to use a computer terminal, and proficiency of the use of Mitek and other business and design related software.
Ability to successfully interact with all organizational levels and the public
Ability to communicate effectively with others, including customers, peers, and management
Ability to manage several activities/projects at once, to organize and prioritize work, to meet deadlines, to prepare plans, goals and budgets.
Ability to sit at a desk for prolonged periods of time, be mobile in the work environment, and work hours mandated by management.
Ability to pass a drug test
Self-managing; works well under little supervision
Highly motivated and enthusiastic
Good interpersonal skills and good communicator
Be a team player and support the Company's goals
Conducts in a professional manner
Working environment is favorable. Sitting at a desk for long periods of time is required.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Design metal plate connected wood trusses and Wall Panels utilizing Mitek software.
Prepares bids, layouts and engineered profiles utilizing Mitek software
Optimize designs for maximum efficiency.
Review orders, layouts and data files for accuracy
Assist sales and production with design service and troubleshooting
Performs other duties as required.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled