Junior Wood Product Floor Designer



*** This is an entry-level position for engineering program graduates. 

*** Mechanical Engineering graduates are not suitable for this position.


Title: Junior Wood Product Floor Designer

Reports To: Floor Designing Supervisor

Department: Floor Design Department

Salary: Based on Experience

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

Hours of operation: Monday to Friday between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., occasional over-time 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 wood products floor systems design for residential or commercial buildings using digital drawings and 3-D drafting software, with a high level of accuracy.


Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Prepare engineered floor/roof framing layouts for residential or commercial projects using MiTek SAPPHIRE software.
  • Responsible for design of engineered I-Joists, LVL beams and metal hanger connector specifications.
  • Communicating and working with the Truss Design Department and Engineers when necessary for specific design requirements.
  • Interpret construction plans, building supplies plans and information, apply these files for engineering and supply.
  • 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.