Design Technician

$20 an hour – Full-time, Permanent
Mission, BC

Wall Panel Design Technician

Alliance Truss is a rapidly expanding mid-size building component manufacturer. We design and manufacture wall panels and engineered roof/floor trusses for the Pacific Northwest construction industry.

Our Pre-fab Panel Division is seeking Wall Panel Design Technicians to fill positions at our Mission location. Successful candidates will enjoy working with a team of solid industry professionals creating solutions for a wide variety of wood frame projects from single family homes to large-scale multi-family projects, using CAD software created specifically for our industry. Onsite training in the use of our Mitek software, and the wood frame construction standards will be provided.

The following skill sets are beneficial for candidates to have:

  • Have some background in or knowledge of wood frame construction
  • Strong ability interpreting architectural and structural blueprints
  • Adept at visualizing in 3D
  • Architectural Drafting Certificate or equivalent
  • Basic MS Outlook, Word, and Excel Skills

*Applicants with a Diploma in Architectural and Building Technology will be eligible for a higher starting wage*

Job Duties include:

  • Create accurate 2D wall panel layouts based architectural and structural drawings
  • Create material reports, developing shop drawings and layouts for clients and production.
  • Curating information requests to consultants during the design process
  • Design to volume targets
  • Continuous learning of new industry practices and design software features
  • Occasionally assisting in Plan Swift materials take-offs

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $20.00 per hour

Additional pay:

  • Overtime pay


  • Casual dress
  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Vision care


  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

COVID-19 considerations:
Social distancing guidelines in place
Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

Work remotely:

  • No

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