Truss Designer (Experienced) Calgary 2158411

Calgary, AB

A well-established construction industry supplier based in the Calgary area is looking for an experienced Truss Designer for their southern Alberta facility.

Are you looking for a change for the good? This may be the opportunity you are looking for!

Skills & Qualifications:

  • 10 years’ experience with Mitek Sapphire or Istruct Software.
  • Expert Blueprint (Architecture, Structural and Mechanical) Reading Skills
  • Comprehensive Knowledge of Rough Framing and the Construction Process
  • Command of Local and National Building Codes, Structural Analysis and Structural Engineering, Communicate and Enforce Adherence
  • Expertise in the Application of Building Components and Connections of Floor and Roof Systems and in the Application of Floor (I-Joist and LVL), Roof and Floor (truss) Systems and Tall Walls.
  • Strong Problem Solving Skills to Resolve Incomplete, Ambiguous Project Requirements, Errors or Omissions Within Blueprints 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Complete EWP Design with Mitek Sapphire.
  • Produce floor and roof truss plans, layouts, truss design drawings and truss quotes using your ability to understand blueprints and customer requirements for specific projects
  • Determine design specification based on blueprints and structural design needs
  • Review other designers work as part of a check system to reduce design errors prior to submitting paperwork to manufacturing
  • Communicate with sales staff and customers on technical aspects of plans which require clarification.
  • Consistently delivery high quality, cost effective designs to both our internal and external customers


Salary is a range dependent on experience, $60k-$70K/ year plus benefits
Total compensation package $90,000- $100,000/ year

 Must have a reliable vehicle as not transit accessible



If this sounds like a good fit for you, please apply with resume and cover letter stating interest to this posting.

We thank you for your interest but only those being considered for the position will be contacted.


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