Design Engineer 1

Job Details

Division: Vulcraft Alabama

Location: Fort Payne, AL, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:


  • Be a champion of the Nucor Safety Culture
  • Review and interpret project structural drawings
  • Coordinate steel joist and steel deck design requirements with all Vulcraft departments and design steel joists
  • Assist with project quote development
  • Provide technical assistance to specifying professionals
  • Evaluate and improve internal business processes to increase profitability
  • Identify opportunities to add value to Nucor products


Safety is the most important part of all jobs within Nucor; therefore, candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to initiate, lead, and uphold safety policies, practices, procedures, and housekeeping standards at all times.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • B.S. in Civil, Structural, or Architectural Engineering from an ABET accredited university  
  • Successfully completed the Fundamentals of Engineering exam with desire to pursue Professional Engineer registration (current PE registration is considered for a higher pay grade).
  • Effective with the English language using both verbal and written skills
  • Persons graduating with a B.S. in Civil, Structural, or Architectural Engineering in May 2019 and with an FE Exam scheduled will be considered for this position.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional Engineer
  • Degree emphasis in Structures with steel design coursework
  • Experience in design and analysis of steel joists and steel deck
  • Experience in design and analysis of cold-formed steel

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

Nearest Major Market: Fort Payne

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