Join our growing team as an EWP Designer. The ideal candidate will be familiar with single-family home building methods in the Midwest and Southwest states.
About BlueLinx Holdings Inc.BlueLinx (NYSE: BXC) is a leading wholesale distributor of building and industrial products in the United States with over 50,000 branded and private-label SKUs, and a broad distribution footprint servicing 40 states. BlueLinx has a differentiated distribution platform, value-driven business model and extensive cache of products across the building products industry. Headquartered in Marietta, Georgia, BlueLinx has over 2,000 associates and distributes its comprehensive range of structural and specialty products to approximately 15,000 national, regional, and local dealers, as well as specialty distributors, national home centers, industrial, and manufactured housing customers.
BlueLinx is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Veterans/Disabled
Understands the company's vision, mission, and strategy; understands business unit objectives and sets/accomplishes individual performance goals accordingly.
Provides technical assistance and troubleshooting to customers regarding engineered lumber products. Provides product selection, product information, answers inventory and pricing questions.
Responsible for account planning, key account focus, demand forecasting, and sales of focus inventory items.
Prepares calculations / yield projections and customer presentations of a technical nature to gain new business.
Generate, improve and maintain technical service tools, models, presentations, and comparisons.
Meets plan productivity schedule and remains current on technical trends in market segments.
Communicates with logistics team on customer service issues.
Knowledge of multi-unit / multi-family construction and light-commercial construction methods, structure and wood frame construction.
Understanding of "load flow" through a house from the roof ridge to the foundation.
Working knowledge and understanding of load development and load flow tracking.
Must be able to determine the magnitude of loads.
Understanding of wood frame construction, blueprint analysis, numerical analysis, CADD software.
Business knowledge, product knowledge, consultative selling skills (questioning, probing, listening), organizational and planning skills.
Strong communication skills.
Proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite Software and relevant tools/technology.
Years of experience: 2-5+ years experience preferred with BS / BA