Lester Building Systems, LLC

  • Design Engineer (E.I.T.)

    Job Location US-MN-Lester Prairie
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    Design Engineer (E.I.T.)


    Do you want a small company atmosphere with excellent growth opportunities? The heritage and history of Lester Buildings is one that our employees take a great deal of pride in. Lester Buildings Systems, LLC is a privately owned company with nearly 150,000 Lester buildings dotting the American landscape. It has been our employees' innovation and commitment to quality that has grown the company from its modest beginnings to being an industry leader with multiple manufacturing and construction locations.

    Our success is based on "people" who have a "can do attitude". Lesters' is constantly seeking forward thinking individuals to design, market and produce our wood frame building systems. Our ability to attract and develop management and professional talent for the many functions of Lester Building Systems is what makes us the market leader.  Lester Building Systems has an exciting Design Engineer (E.I.T.) opportunity in our Lester Prairie office.


    This position is responsible for developing pre-engineered post-frame building designs that meet the unique requirements of our customers for farm, livestock, equine, hobby and commercial purposes.  The incumbent works closely with a cohesive team of resources from project sale through the construction phase.  

    • Develop and implement design procedures and methods.
    • Create building designs in accordance with industry standards, state and local building and zoning codes.
    • Resource for design and code concerns.
    • Provides product technical assistance internally and in the field.
    • Performs custom quoting, pricing assistance and training to sales. 


    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with a structural emphasis.
    • Post-frame construction knowledge is a plus.
    • Familiarity with finite element structural analysis and design software.
    • Proficient with AutoCAD.
    • Excellent time management and organizational skills.
    • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
    • Registered Professional Engineer a plus or the ability to pass the Professional Exam when the eligibility requirements have been satisfied.
    • Previous experience with an ERP system is a plus.


    We offer a competitive pay rate based on experience, a full benefits package (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, PTO and Holiday Pay, 401k Savings Plan, Short and Long Term Disability, and Tuition Reimbursement).


    Apply online at: www.lesterbuildings.com.


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