Truss Design Technician
Title:Truss Design Technician
Location:Summerville, SC

Job Description

Under general supervision, this position creates truss placement plans, truss design drawings and truss quotes along with providing technical support to customers and sales representatives related to truss components for residential and commercial projects.

Stark Truss Company, Inc. complies with all federal, state and local laws prohibiting employment discrimination of any kind.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Produces roof truss placement plans, truss design drawings and truss quotes using your ability to understand blueprints and customer requirements for specific projects.
  • Determine design specifications based on blueprints and structural design needs.
  • Review other designers work as part of a double check system to reduce design errors prior to putting paperwork into manufacturing.
  • Create shop paperwork that is optimized and batch for efficiency based on equipment used in manufacturing.
  • Communicate with customer and sales staff on technical aspects of plans which require clarification from customer, Architect or Engineer. Document communication with said parties using excel spreadsheet and saved emails.
  • Consult with more experienced component technicians and management when more in-depth analysis is required.
  • Plan and pace your own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals.
  • Understand and observe all safety procedures and practices in order to prevent injury to self or co-workers; attend periodic safety meetings as required; recommend changes to improve safety procedures.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Knowledge of company products sufficient to determine appropriate structural applications
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Knowledge of basic math and measurement skill
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Previous knowledge on Engineered Wood Products (EWP) a plus
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite and Mitek Software preferred.


High school diploma or General Education Degree (GED) and relevant work experience or education

Comprehensive Benefits Package offered including:




Short and Long-Term Disability

401k Savings Plan w/Company Match

Life Insurance

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $22.00 to $26.00 /hour

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