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Truss Designer, Ottawa

Job Description:
As a full-time member of the KOTT Inc. Design & Engineering team, your key responsibility is to design roof trusses for residential construction, based on customer-provided plans and Scopes of Work.  

KOTT Inc. offers a competitive benefits package, a great values-based work environment, and career advancement opportunities. Occupational Health & Safety is a huge priority at our workplaces.
There is some opportunity for remote work and flexibility on specific hours of work for this position – we are willing to find a mutually acceptable arrangement.

Your main duties
  » Design roof trusses using Mitek software
  » Identify and flag any design issues or discrepancies noticed during the design process
» Communicate with KOTT team members to complete designs and send them to production, in accordance with project timelines
» Communicate with customers, if required, for clarification on plans or details
» Track work assignments using KOTT’s Enterprise Resource Management software



Your main duties
» Two years’ experience as a Truss Designer (or other framing components) is preferred
» Experience working on a construction job site is considered an asset
» A Civil Engineering Technologist or Architectural Technologist Diploma is preferred, but equivalent work experience will be considered


Skills & Qualifications
» Experience with Mitek design software, particularly Mitek Sapphire, is preferred

 » Strong general computer skills are required, including experience with MS Office products
» Ability to read and interpret building plans and drawings is mandatory
» Familiarity with the Ontario Building Code is an asset
» Fluency in English is required; fluency in French is an asset
» Good verbal and written communications skills
» Good interpersonal skills and a team player

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