Intermediate Truss Designer

Position Title: Intermediate Truss Designer- 3 years experience

Location: Stouffville Office: 5532 Slaters Road Stouffville L4A 2G7

Reports To: Truss Designing Group Leader

Department: Truss Design Department

Salary: Based on Experience

Benefit: Dental care, vision care, extended health care, life insurance, disability insurance, RRSP contribution, company events, casual dress

Hours of operation: Monday to Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., occasional overtime is required to meet deadlines.

Availability: Full Time, Permanent

Start Date: Immediately



Job Overview:

Working in an energetic, fast paced environment, your responsibilities will be creating production-ready layouts for roofs and for residential or commercial buildings using digital drawings and 3-D drafting software, with a high level of accuracy.

Responsibilities and Duties:

· Developing truss layout designs using MiTek SAPPHIRE software.

· Communicating and working with the Floor Design Department and Engineers, when necessary, for specific design requirements.

· Interpret construction plans, building supplies plans and information, apply these files for quotes and production.

· Train new employees or co-op students and be a role model in their future career growth.

· Assist team members in resolving structural design problems and provide expert advice that may arise.

· Performs other duties as required.

Requirements and Qualifications:

· Minimum 3 years of work experience in the EWP and truss industry.

· MiTek SAPPHIRE software experience is required.

· Knowledge of Ontario Building Code is required.

· Understanding of Truss Plant Institute of Canada is an asset.

· Extremely detail oriented.

· Functional math and computer skills.

· Exceptional organizational and time-management skills.

· Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

· Excellent professional work ethic.

· Must have a positive attitude and be a team player to support the team with demands and deadlines.

· Have a creative mindset and be able to think outside of the box.

· Aptitude for critical thinking, problem-solving, and decision making.