Design Manager - Truss & Wall Panel Components


Mount Horeb, WI

Industry: Business Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 83 days ago

  by    Teresa Hanson

This job is no longer available.

Mount Horeb, WI (relocation assistance provided)

The Design Manager is responsible for the accurate design of roof/floor trusses and

walls components for single family, multi-family and commercial projects. He/she

works under thegeneral direction of the plant manager and is highly motivated with

exceptional design skills, managerial abilities and an absolute "pride for excellence."


Bachelordegree in related discipline or equivalent experience is required

Minimum 2 - 5 years of experience in related field

Working knowledge and experience using MiTek software

Working knowledge of floor, roof and wall panel systems; ability to spec out beams and hangars

Working knowledge of Microso Office including Excel, Word and Outlook


Designs metal plate connected wood roof/floor trusses and wall panels utilizing MiTek Sapphire software

Optimizes designs for maximum efficiency

Provides layouts and performs engineering using ability to understand blueprints and requirements for projects.

Reviews orders, layouts and data files for accuracy

Resolves architectural and structural design conflicts; understands loading conditions.

Ensures economical/proper use of materials per current inventory levels and material costs

Monitors departmental output to ensure efficient resource utilization and initiates

corrective action as required

Demonstrates a strong knowledge of factory equipment to produce highly cost

effective and production friendly designs.

Staffs, trains, develops and coaches design team, evaluates performance and

initiates corrective action as required

Coordinate/assists with sales, estimating, production, engineering and architects

to achieve customer schedules and cost objectives.

Performs job site inspections and resolves customer service issues


$80K - $90K