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Floor Systems Drafter - Entry Level

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Job Description

Pacific Lumber & Truss Company has an opening for a EWP/Floor Truss Designer.


Perform design and drafting services for internal and external customers focused on Engineered Wood Products (EWP) and/or Open Web Floor Truss Designs used for customer quotes, orders, and manufacturing. Must have some experience and knowledge of building materials and basic AutoCAD drafting skills. Knowledge of I-JOIST or OPEN WEB not required, but preferred.

Maintain drafting files for accurate retrieval and distribution to engineering staff, vendors, and other facility personnel. Provide technical EWP or truss consulting and engineering services to salesperson and customers. Compile placement plans that convert conventional floor and roof framing material to I-joists and/or Open Web floor trusses utilizing a computer aided system MiTek. Make outside sales calls to construction job sites, as required.


Working knowledge of CAD system, blueprint reading, and drafting. MiTek/ Sapphire Software knowledge preferred.

Knowledge of the building materials industry and structural experience preferred. Strong math skills, effective communication skills, and familiarity with engineering terms and specifications.

  • Medical and Dental Plans
  • CafĂ© 125 Flexible Spending Account
  • Life and Accidental Death Insurance,
  • 401(k)/Roth Retirement Plan with Employer Contributions
  • Employer Approved Tuition Assistance
  • Holiday and Vacation Pay
  • Self Funded Supplemental Benefits


  • 35k - 45k annual salary depending on experience
  • Company-paid mobile phone
  • Spring/ Summer company-paid weekly lunches catered
  • Flexible hours
  • Training opportunities
  • 1-2 reviews per year leading to potential wage raises
  • One week paid vacation after 1 year of employment
  • Company meetings/ holiday parties
  • Paid holidays off
  • Promotion opportunities after 1 year of employment

Work Remotely

  • No

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $35,000.00 - $45,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Associate (Preferred)


  • Computer-Aided Design: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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    They do business with integrity and rational thinking. Overall, it's an excellent place to work, with products that are winning in the marketplace.