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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Truss Designer
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Menards, Inc. | Eau Claire, WI
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Job Description

This position involves specialized work in the preparation and development of truss designs. Truss Designers help Midwest Manufacturing stay competitive in the commercial and residential building markets, as well as the remodeling markets. This is done by identifying new building trends, then designing and implementing new structural and truss designs to stay on top of these continuously changing styles. There are opportunities to enhance skills and advance your career by moving into leadership positions within the Truss Design departments.

Primary Responsibilities

* Define and implement structural and truss designs.
* Assist team members in resolving structural design problems that may arise on various building projects.
* Troubleshoot onsite expansion projects.
* Optimize Post Frame trusses for production


* Four year college degree OR relevant experience in any of the following areas:
* Civil Engineering
* Industrial Engineering/Technology
* Mechanical Engineering
* Manufacturing Engineering/Technology

* Exceptional guest service skills
* Strong project management skills
* Able to manage multiple concurrent activities
* Knowledge of MiTek software (preferred)

About Menards, Inc.

Well-known as the place to "Save Big Money," Menards is a family-owned home improvement retailer with 252 hometown hardware stores in 12 Midwestern states. Menards carries all the tools, materials and supplies for all your home improvement needs from just needing a light bulb to building a new house. Most Menards stores also carry name brand appliances, pet products, lawn and garden supplies and even groceries as your one-stop shopping experience. There is something for everyone at Menards from the beginning do-it-yourselfer to the experienced contractor. The company's strength and success can be seen in the well-stocked and maintained stores, the lowest prices in town and the way guests are always treated like family.