Structural Designer – Cold Formed Steel

Job Summary:

J3 Engineering Group, LLC is seeking a structural designer to join our team. This position can be located in either our Milwaukee, WI or Chicago, IL metro office locations. This position designs and details cold formed steel projects.

Essential Functions:

  • Interpret information from contract drawings and translate to working drawings
  • Prepare cold formed steel approval drawings
  • Read and understand construction specifications
  • Work with clients to follow their construction standards
  • Ability to issue RFI’s when information is not clear
  • Follow quality control parameters
  • Prepare basic engineering calculations

Required Experience, Education and Skills:

  • Associate’s degree in drafting, detailing, engineering, or architecture
  • 2+ years working with AutoCAD
  • Working knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet applications
  • Be able to communicate effectively, orally and in writing
  • Proven ability to work in a fast-paced, high-change environment
  • Must be able to learn new content and information quickly
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Must understand the commitment of deadlines

Employee Benefits:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Vacation
  • 401k Match
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Profit Sharing Program
  • Flex-Time Office
  • Paid Smartphone
  • Casual Dress

To Apply: Email your resume to

Skills Keywords: CFS, Cold Formed Steel, Light Gauge Steel, CFSEI, Detailer, Drafter, Designer, Engineer, Structural, PE, SE