Drafter / Detailer

Job Details

Division: Nucor Insulated Panel Group LLC

Location: Lewisville, TX, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Basic Job Functions:

  • Interpret Structural and Architectural contract documents correctly and accurately.
  • Develop detailed drawings utilizing both commercially available and proprietary software platforms to be used by manufacturing facilities to produce panels and associated accessories.
  • Develop accurate and easy to follow permit, approval and/or construction drawings to assure the installed material meets the required performance specifications.
  • Develop Bill of Materials to produce shipping lists of parts and components for plant and customer use.
  • Communicate needs and challenges identified to all team members to assure quick disposition of issues.
  • Interact with internal and external customers to develop design solutions that meet project specific requirements.
  • Maintain a continued awareness of project schedule and budget.
  • Meet or exceed department accuracy goals.
  • Manage multiple ongoing projects from the design phase through the manufacturing phase(s) and through erection.
  • 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 Requirements:

  • Minimum of an Associate degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school
  • 5 years of detailing experience preferably in the construction or building products industry
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD

Selection Criteria:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency utilizing computer resources to maximize effectiveness and efficiency
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage and prioritize multiple time sensitive tasks and projects
  • Excellent math and communication skills.
  • Strong sense of urgency.
  • Ability to work overtime when required.


  • Knowledge of 3D BIM Programs, Inventor, Revit
  • Project management and construction related experience 


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

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth