Structural Engineer,EIT in Terrell, TX at Nucor Building Systems

Date Posted: 7/6/2018

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Job Description

Division:  Nucor Building Systems TX


• Assist in the Nucor Building Systems sales and profit effort by providing safe and efficient designs for low-rise steel building systems, which include but not limited to structures such as airplane hangars, churches, gymnasiums, strip retail centers, and manufacturing/industrial buildings.

• Effective application of custom-developed and industry software for design of standard and non-standard structural framing conditions and details.

• Provide creative, economical solutions for challenging framing conditions by utilizing knowledge of Nucor Building Systems products and manufacturing limitations.

• Actively manage projects through effective communication and documentation with customers and teammates in other departments.

• Assist in enhancement of current design software by providing suggestions and/or verification of engineering calculations.  Involvement with development of new design tools that aid productivity and accuracy may occasionally be required.

• Perform quote engineering functions as needed including preliminary design of structural framing, clarification of scope of work, and qualification of proposals.

• Represent Nucor Building Systems as an engineering resource in project meetings with customers, typically for review of design results or to present value-engineering ideas.

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

Job Requirements


• Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering or Architectural Engineering with a focus in Structural Design.

• Passing score on the Fundamentals of Engineering exam and certified as an Engineer in Training with the state board of professional engineers. 

• In depth knowledge of structural steel building codes: IBC, AISC 360, AISC 341, AISC 358, ASCE 7, AISI, etc.

• Proficiency with some type of metal building design software package.

• Strong background with Engineering in the Pre-Engineered Metal Building Industry is preferred.

• Leadership ability and/or experience.

Must be eligible to work in the United States without company sponsorship.
Nucor is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vet and Drug Free Workplace.


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