Careers

Every AMS project starts with a team of dedicated employees. Many of our employees have been with AMS for more than 15 years. They take pride in what they do and value their role in helping our company grow. And we’re committed to them, providing the opportunities and training to keep them challenged and moving forward in their careers.

Become a part of our team.

We’re looking for individuals who are eager to develop their skills and apply them to create buildings where people learn, work and play. If you’d like to be a part of our team, please fill out our application online or email resume to careers@nullamericanmodular.com. We look forward to hearing from you!

Open Positions

Ceiling Tile Installer

JOB SUMMARY

Apply or mount acoustical tiles or blocks, strips, or sheets of shock-absorbing materials to ceilings and walls of buildings to reduce or reflect sound. Materials may be of decorative quality. Includes lathers who fasten wooden, metal, or rockboard lath to walls, ceilings or partitions of buildings to provide support base for plaster, fire-proofing, or acoustical material.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

- Applies acoustical tiles or shock-absorbing materials to ceilings and walls of buildings to reduce or reflect sound and to decorate rooms.

- Washes concrete surfaces with washing soda and zinc sulfate solution before mounting tile to increase adhesive qualities of surfaces.

- Inspects furrings, mechanical mountings, and masonry surface for plumbness and level, using spirit or water level.

- Hangs dry lines (stretched string) to wall molding to guide positioning of main runners.

- Nails or screws molding to wall to support and seals joint between ceiling tile and wall.

- Scribes and cuts edges of tile to fit wall where wall molding is not specified.

- Nails channels or wood furring strips to surfaces to provide mounting for tile.

- Measures and marks surface to lay out work according to blueprints and drawings.

- Cuts tiles for fixture and borders, using keyhole saw, and inserts tiles into supporting framework.

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

College or university program certificate; or two to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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Electrical Engineer

SUMMARY

  • Design, develop, test, or supervise the manufacturing and installation of electrical equipment, components, or systems for commercial, industrial, military, or scientific use.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Confer with engineers, customers, and others to discuss existing or potential engineering projects and products.
  • Design, implement, maintain, and improve electrical instruments, equipment, facilities, components, products, and systems for commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes.
  • Operate computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks.
  • Direct and coordinate manufacturing, construction, installation, maintenance, support, documentation, and testing activities to ensure compliance with specifications, codes, and customer requirements.
  • Perform detailed calculations to compute and establish manufacturing, construction, and installation standards and specifications.
  • Inspect completed installations and observe operations, to ensure conformance to design and equipment specifications and compliance with operational and safety standards.
  • Plan and implement research methodology and procedures to apply principles of electrical theory to engineering projects.
  • Prepare specifications for purchase of materials and equipment.
  • Oversee project production efforts to assure projects are completed satisfactorily, on time and within budget.
  • Prepare and study technical drawings, specifications of electrical systems, and topographical maps to ensure that installation and operations conform to standards and customer requirements.
  • Investigate customer or public complaints, determine nature and extent of problem, and recommend remedial measures.
  • Plan layout of electric power generating plants and distribution lines and stations.
  • Assist in developing capital project programs for new equipment and major repairs.
  • Develop budgets, estimating labor, material, and construction costs.
  • Compile data and write reports regarding existing and potential engineering studies and projects.
  • Collect data relating to commercial and residential development, population, and power system interconnection to determine operating efficiency of electrical systems.
  • Conduct field surveys and study maps, graphs, diagrams, and other data to identify and correct power system problems.

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering required
  • 5-10+ years of electrical engineering experience
  • Competent in the use of electrical engineering software
  • Strong understanding of electrical manufacturing processes
  • Able to problem solve and troubleshoot as the need arises
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills

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Electrician

SUMMARY

Plans layout, installs, and repairs wiring, electrical fixtures, apparatus, and control equipment by performing the following duties.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Plans new or modified installations to minimize waste of materials, provide access for future maintenance, and avoid unsightly, hazardous, and unreliable wiring, consistent with specifications and local electrical codes.
  • Follows diagrams or blueprints, ensuring that concealed wiring is installed before completion of future walls, ceilings, and flooring.
  • Measures, cuts, bends, threads, assembles, and installs electrical conduit.
  • Pulls wiring through conduit.
  • Connects wiring to lighting fixtures and power equipment.
  • Installs control and distribution apparatus such as switches, relays, and circuit-breaker panels.
  • Connects power cables to equipment, such as electric range or motor, and installs grounding leads.
  • Tests continuity of circuit to ensure electrical compatibility and safety of components
  • Observes functioning of installed equipment or system to detect hazards and need for adjustments, relocation, or replacement.
  • Repairs faulty equipment or systems.

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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Field Service Technician

SUMMARY

The Field Service Technician is responsible for providing professional service and support for clients by performing field service installations, repairs and maintenance as needed. The Field Service Technician will work within the guidelines, established by the Director of Field Operations, and will follow the established procedures when representing American Modular Systems.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Servicing of systems and equipment onsite at client sites.
  • Test, inspect, and repair (if needed) systems and equipment.
  • Construct and build electrical/mechanical systems and equipment.
  • Installation and commissioning of systems and equipment at client sites.
  • Performs other duties as assigned to him or her by the service manager.
  • Assist in the Plant as needed.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • 5+ years construction experience (Field Experience and Electrical Experience required)
  • Engineering and/or Construction background
  • Requires knowledge of Microsoft software
  • Ability to read blueprints, plans and specifications

Apply

General Employment Application

If you do not see a position you are interested in, please apply online using our General Employment Application link. We accept resumes all year long for all positions and keep them on file for 6 months. 

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Maintenance Technician

SUMMARY

Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, and production machines and equipment by performing the following duties.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Receives written work orders or verbal instructions from Supervisor.
  • Carries tools and equipment to and from storage and working areas.
  • Observes mechanical devices in operation and listens to their sounds to locate causes of trouble.
  • Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts.
  • Examines form and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
  • Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements.
  • Repairs or replaces defective parts.
  • Maintains, lubricates, and cleans machine tools and equipment.
  • Assembles and test operates machines to verify correction or malfunction.
  • Initiates purchase order for parts and machines.
  • Repairs electrical equipment.
  • Studies blue prints, machine parts or specifications to determine type and dimensions of metal stock required.
  • Measures, marks, and scribes dimensions and reference points on metal stock surfaces.
  • Replaces defective part with new part or repairs or reproduces part from various kinds of metal stock.
  • Cleans work area, tools, and equipment.
  • Cuts grass and trims weeds on organization’s property.
  • Clean internal areas of buildings, including buffing, dusting sweeping, and mopping.
  • Paints interior and exterior walls and trim.
  • Maintains and repairs buildings’ plumbing and electrical systems, including replacing worn or defective parts such as switches or fuses.
  • Replaces worn or damaged parts such as hoses, wiring, and belts in machines and equipment such as trucks.

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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Mechanical Engineer

SUMMARY

Perform engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment. Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of such equipment as centralized heat, gas, water, and steam systems.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports.
  • Confer with engineers and other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, and provide technical information.
  • Research and analyze customer design proposals, specifications, manuals, and other data to evaluate the feasibility, cost, and maintenance requirements of designs or applications.
  • Specify system components or direct modification of products to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications.
  • Research, design, evaluate, install, operate, and maintain mechanical products, equipment, systems and processes to meet requirements, applying knowledge of engineering principles.
  • Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation, and to make recommendations to maintenance crew.
  • Assist drafters in developing the structural design of products, using drafting tools or computer-assisted design/drafting equipment and software.
  • Provide feedback to design engineers on customer problems and needs.
  • Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair to ensure that machines and equipment are installed and functioning according to specifications.
  • Recommend design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.
  • Develop and test models of alternate designs and processing methods to assess feasibility, operating condition effects, possible new applications and necessity of modification.
  • Develop, coordinate, and monitor all aspects of production, including selection of manufacturing methods, fabrication, and operation of product designs.
  • Estimate costs and submit bids for engineering, construction, or extraction projects, and prepare contract documents.
  • Perform personnel functions, such as supervision of production workers, technicians, technologists and other engineers, and design of evaluation programs.
  • Solicit new business and provide technical customer service.
  • Establish and coordinate the maintenance and safety procedures, service schedule, and supply of materials required to maintain machines and equipment in the prescribed condition.
  • Study industrial processes to determine where and how application of equipment can be made.
  • Write performance requirements for product development or engineering projects.
  • Apply engineering principles and practices to emerging fields, such as robotics, waste management, and biomedical engineering.
  • Design test control apparatus and equipment and develop procedures for testing products.

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering required (Master’s preferred)
  • Strong knowledge of CAD/CAM software and drafting procedures
  • Excellent prioritization and project development skills

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Revit Drafter

SUMMARY

Provides Revit/CAD support to project teams and interprets and produces Revit/CAD drawings. Demonstrates an understanding of construction plans and familiarity with inherent terms in building design. Exhibits good time management skills.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Design, draft and deliver drawings in a timely manner.
  • Utilize CAD/REVIT software to convert designs, sketches, ideas and descriptions into technical drawings.
  • Read and understand specifications, mechanical drawings, blueprints and sketches.
  • Specify dimensions, materials, and procedures.
  • Understand and be able to explain design concepts with other designer/drafters.
  • Effectively communicate and share information with colleagues as part of the design process.
  • Capable of making REVIT families.
  • Adheres to AMS drafting standards and practices.
  • Maintains files and documentation per department protocols.
  • Performs other related duties and special projects as assigned.

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • HS Diploma or equivalent;
  • College Degree in Architecture or related field
  • Two to three years’ work-related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficiency in Revit & AutoCAD.

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Transportation Logistics Coordinator

SUMMARY

Perform routine clerical and administrative functions such as drafting correspondence, scheduling shipments, organizing and maintaining paper and electronic files, or providing information to callers. Records and reports progress of construction work. Verifies and keeps records on incoming and outgoing shipments and prepares items for shipment by determining methods of shipments.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Reviews information such as daily record of activities (log), records of materials received and used, and reports from various workers as relates to buildings rather than supplies
  • Prepares and types reports, shipping schedules, mileage reports, weekly updates
  • Assign sub-contractor, haulers, sub haulers for shipping new buildings to assigned locations
  • Assist in sending out submittal and color submittals packages

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • HS Diploma or equivalent;  
  • Two to three years’ work related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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Welder (Graveyard)

SUMMARY

Welds metal components together with brazing and variety of arc and gas welding equipment to fabricate or repair products such as machine parts, plant equipment, mobile homes, motors, and generators by performing the following duties.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Welds metal parts together using both gas welding or brazing and any combination of arc welding processes.
  • Performs related tasks such as thermal cutting and grinding.
  • Repairs broken or cracked parts, fills holes, and increases size of metal parts.
  • Positions and clamps together components of fabricated metal products preparatory to welding.
  • Locates and repairs cracks in industrial engine cylinder heads.

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE 

Bachelor's degree from four-year College or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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