Steel Detailer (Drafter) / BIM Modeler


124 Kirby Drive

Portland, TN 37148






Job Title:            Detailer                                                                                 Date Posted: 25 JAN 2023

Job Location:     Portland, TN

Reports to:         Detailing Group Leader

Desired Start Date:  As Soon as Possible

Starting Pay Range: $20.00 – $24.85/hr

Basic Job Functions:

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 always.

As Steel Detailer / BIM Modeler, you will be responsible for detailing all components of a custom metal building system including the primary steel framing, secondary steel framing, wall panel systems, roof panel systems, and all associated flashings and trims to ensure all components fit together correctly as part of a complete design solution.   

The Responsibilities include but not limited to creating:

  • Construction anchor bolt drawings
  • Permit/approval drawings
  • Electronic 3D models of custom-building systems using 3D drafting software
  • Shop drawings and reports for in-house fabrication and production teams
  • Erection drawings and bill of materials for field construction use

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Basic math, geometry, and trigonometry skills
  • Experience operating CAD software
  • Experience with Tekla Structures or similar 3D modeling software.
  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work int eh US (NUCOR will not sponsor the need for a visa now or in the future)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum Associates degree or two-year vocational school certification with a focus on Architecture, Drafting, Construction Management, or Engineering Technology
  • Prior metal building detailing experience

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

Nearest Major Market: Nashville