Tapered Design Support

Portland, OR

Our Company
Imagine going to work every day knowing that what you do matters. Imagine being part of a team of people who care about the job they do and how they do it. Imagine working for a company that takes pride in its people, its products, and its service. Imagine Convoy, a company committed to being the most respected name in the industry. Start the career of a lifetime.
Convoy was established in 1972; we are a wholly owned independent subsidiary of an international company which operates worldwide supplying millions of square meters of waterproofing, roofing and insulation systems around the world and employs more than 4600 employees’ worldwide.

Convoy has high standards of integrity and service which is the key to our past success and our future success in the building materials industry. And we want ecstatic customers!

Convoy offers a competitive salary, health and insurance benefits package, 401K plan, tuition assistance, referral bonuses and more. If you wish to have a career in a fast paced industry – join our team! It’s not magic – it’s Convoy!

The Job Opportunity - Taper Design Support

We are seeking a Taper Design Support person for an entry-level position working at our Portland location. This position has a wide variety of tasks related to the roofing industry. Under the direction of the Tapered Design Specialist the focus includes reviewing specifications and plans with a commitment to learn how to use Design and Accounting software to facilitate the process from the quote stage to the shipping stages on projects.


General Responsibilities

Review specifications and plans in the on-line plan centers, communicate with roofers and architects on design requirements.
Take direction from the Tapered Design Specialist to learn to develop accurate layouts, assembly drawings for tapered roofs utilizing design software.
Create accounting/shipping documents for releases on projects and keep track of materials that go out on jobs with multiple releases.
Assist purchasing agents at various branches to forecast needs for upcoming projects.


Skills & Qualifications

- 2-D CAD experience and experience with construction plans and specs is highly recommended.
- must be precise with good match skills
- Excellent written and verbal skills
- must be organized and be able to meet deadline
- Ability to attend work on a regular basis and to work extended hours when required



Convoy Supply

Convoy Supply

Convoy Supply is a one-step building materials distributor with over 40 locations across the Pacific Northwest, Montana, Maryland, and Canada, with product lines covering every aspect of the building envelope.

Here's a sample of what it means to join Team Convoy:

  • A team of champions who bring their best to every game
  • A vision for our communities that includes and goes beyond providing meaningful employment
  • A commitment to grow ethically, responsibly, and sustainably
  • A rich history spanning over 45 years, filled with stories of challenge, growth, and friendship 

A career with Team Convoy can lead to a wide range of employment opportunities, including truck drivers, crane operators, warehouse associates, sales, administration and finance, and management. We provide a comprehensive benefits package for you and your family, support your career goals through education, transfers, and development, and are committed to providing a safe place to work. We believe in making our communities and our world a better place to live, and our goal is to meet and exceed our customer’s expectations. We work hard and enjoy ourselves in the process.

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