Design Engineer in Eufaula, AL at American Buildings Company

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

American Buildings-South

Position Title:               Design Engineer

Job Status:                  Salary + ROA Bonus

Job Location:              Eufaula, AL. (South Division)

Reports to:                  Design Engineering Supervisor



  • Generate metal building design solutions that safeguard the intended occupants while providing cost effective design solutions that “take care of our customers” as well as generate profit for American Buildings Company and Nucor.

  • Assist in project meetings, estimating, research and development as requested.

  • Actively manage projects through effective communication and documentation with supervisor, customers, and teammates.

  • Demonstrate the ability and desire to “value-engineer” projects in order to achieve an efficient and cost effective design to maximize profitability.

  • Design projects with accuracy and within the time frames consistent with the position expectations.

  • Candidate must be open to future relocation if promotion opportunities arise within Nucor Corporation and candidate is considered the best choice by that facility. 

  • As knowledge and experience is gained, candidate must be willing to check and seal the work of his or her co-workers.

  • Assure designs are processed in accordance with the ABC purchase order and the governing codes and standards which are indicated in the purchase order.

  • Demonstrate the ability to positively influence his or her teammates and evolve with the change in business demands.

"Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US (Nucor will not sponsor the need for a visa now or in the future)"

Nucor Teammates:

The application process requires a job bid form. Please upload your completed job bid form as a resume.  The deadline to apply is 03/09/2018 at 8:00 PM Eastern Time.


This is a Nucor internal posting.

Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vets – and a drug – free workplace.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from an (ABET) accredited school.

  • Engineer Intern Status or have taken Fundamentals of Engineering Exam and awaiting results.

  • Able to obtain a Professional Engineer (PE) registration within 5 years and become registered in all of the states serviced by the South Division.

  • Willingness and ability to independently travel to job sites and other Nucor facilities, possibly on short notice.


  • Design experience in the metal building industry with P.E. certification.

  • Ability to properly interpret Architectural and Structural Drawings.

  • Understanding of current building codes and standard industry practices.

      “Nucor is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vets - and a drug-free workplace.”


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