Design Engineer

Job Details

Division: Vulcraft Nebraska

Location: Norfolk, NE, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A

Posted:  10/08/2019

Basic Job Functions:

The Design Engineer is responsible for ensuring that the design of Vulcraft open-web steel joists, joist girders, and steel deck products meets project requirements as efficiently as possible, in accordance to industry standards, and in conjunction with Vulcraft manufacturing processes and capabilities. The Design Engineer reviews contract documents such as structural drawings, architectural drawings, and project specifications.  Design Engineers provide direction and technical support to detailers, shop orders, and production teammates in project design and development.  They must be able to communicate effectively and coordinate projects with internal and external customers, including other design professionals. 


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:
  • BS in Civil/Structural Engineering or related discipline from an ABET accredited program
  • Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) certification required
Preferred Qualifications:
  • PE license or desire, ability, and dedication to obtain a license
  • MS in Civil/Structural Engineering or related discipline from an ABET accredited program
  • A degree with emphasis in structural design

Vulcraft Nebraska and Nucor Detailing Center do not accept unsolicited resumes or wish to sponsor a work visa


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

Nearest Major Market: Sioux City