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

Architectural Designer

SUMMARY

The Architectural Designer will assist in developing new product lines for the Engineering Department. Responsibilities will include product design, research, prototyping, and drafting.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop ideas keeping in mind company’s mission and values
  • Produce detailed blueprints and make any necessary corrections
  • Follow architectural trends and advancements
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards
  • Excellent drawing skills and familiarity with design software
  • Strong imagination and the ability to think and create in three dimensions
  • Visual awareness and an eye for detail/design
  • Communication and project management skills

Apply

Assistant Project Manager

SUMMARY

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. Assists project engineers with all aspects of the project from proposal to final report for assigned project by performing the following duties.

 

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

  • Assists with the preparation of estimates, cost reports, forecasts, schedules, account codes, budgets, and change orders.
  • Coordinates quantity estimates by obtaining and analyzing data on unit labor costs and unit material costs.
  • Updates estimates, schedules, reports, and documents based on revisions and changes to the project.
  • Assists with preparation of final project reports including obtaining historical data and information.
  • Conducts a quality check of all documents and reports, verifying accuracy of data, information, and calculations.
  • Assists in preparing and maintaining the departmental policies, procedures, and manuals.
  • 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

  • High School Diploma
  • College Degree Required
  • Three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Apply

BIM Manager

ABOUT THE JOB

We are seeking a Building Information Modeling (BIM) Manager that will be responsible for managing and coordinating BIM models on a variety of construction projects. This candidate will lead the coordination efforts both internally and externally along with setting up and managing CAD & Revit drawing models for projects.

QUALIFICATIONS

• 2 or 4 year degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or related educational background.

• 3 - 5 years of experience preferred.

• Understanding of basic drawing setup modeling technique and general knowledge of drafting standards.

• Excellent Revit, BIM, CAD drafting skills, drawing aesthetics, and programming experience.

• Experience with 3-D models.

• Excellent oral and written communication skills essential for team-based working.

• Ability to quickly absorb and utilize company-specific techniques, standards and procedures.

• Revit Certified Professional certificate is a plus.

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CAD Drafter

SUMMARY

Provides support to the design process through preparation of complete, accurate working plans, charts, and scale drawings for complex projects, integrating skilled architectural/engineering drafting methods and procedures through the use of computer-aided design (CAD) equipment and software.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create and prepare detailed electronic (CAD) working plans, charts, and/or scale drawings for complex projects from conceptual designs provided by the Designer.
  • Interpret, and adapt specific program design standards to create and prepare detailed electronic (CAD) working plans, charts, and/or scale drawings for complex projects to a variety of architectural conditions.
  • Ensure that all finished product is accurate, and complete.  Utilize, and apply redline procedures per department protocol.
  • Drawings are produced, and delivered by expected deadlines.
  • Adheres to AMS drafting standards and practices.
  • Communicates as a team member with Senior Drafter, Designers, account managers, and limited communications with consultants as needed.
  • Utilizes, and prepares AMS labor, and expense reports daily, including adherence to protocol, productivity, and accuracy of job costing.
  • Actively communicates progress, and schedule implications to Senior Drafter daily.
  • Maintains files and documentation per department protocols.
  • Performs other related duties and special projects as assigned.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

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

Apply

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

Apply

Field Project Manager

SUMMARY

Responsible to monitor activities at construction site. Works to ensure construction progresses as scheduled and contract specifications are adhered to. Inspects construction site daily and acts as a liaison to project management concerning bids, subcontracting, progress and delays:

  • Will maintain relations between the customer and the organization on all installation matters.
  •  Will be responsible for schedules, and materials.
  •  Will supervise the installation of equipment and components in assigned field. 

Must be able to meet all minimum standards within the 90 day introductory period.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

  • Establish appropriate project life cycle including concept, definition, planning, execution and closeout
  • Develop or review budget and manage/update project
  • Assist in defining construction durations, milestone dates, liquidated damages, etc. with appropriate support from others on the Execution Team
  • Negotiate, set contract terms and manage change orders (when required)
  • Set up project controls and evaluation at the project site
  • Clear definition of what is required
  • Personal plan for how to do the required work
  • Skills and resources adequate to the task
  • Feedback on progress that comes directly from the work itself
  • A clear definition of their authority to take corrective action when there is a deviation from the plan
  • Attend all project-related meetings
  • Communicate with Customers, Inspectors, Architects, and onsite personnel
  • Participate in project-related meetings with DL to review progress of project and determine any needed corrective action.
  • Provide daily, weekly and monthly reports
  • Project Status
  • Daily activities
  • Project deviations or issues as soon as they are known
  • Progress of project through all functional areas
  • Percent of completion report on all subcontractors, weekly
  • Field review of drawings for quality, constructability, and interface with all stairs, sidewalks, balconies, etc. Report any errors, omissions or problems.
  • Coordinate regulator agency reviews, as required by contract.
  • Oversee site subcontractors, AMS construction personnel and manages construction process
  • Ensure that all contracts, submittals, change orders and other project-related documents are completed, signed and submitted on a timely basis
  • Manage the addendum process.
  • Monitor construction process for consistency with the construction and master schedules, for compliance with established scope and budget, and to avoid initiation of claims against us by the customer.
  • Assure that site personnel are maintaining a clean site and safeguarding company assets including equipment and materials.
  • Maintain accurate project records and meeting notes – internal and external
  • Enforce AMS site safety program and make sure all subcontractors and personnel on site adhere to the safety program
  • May assume some supervisory responsibilities of other AMS associates including giving direction, overseeing their work and participating in their employment development process.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • 5+ years construction experience (Field experience required)
  • Engineering and/or Construction background
  • Experience managing multiple projects
  • Experience managing complicated projects
  • Documented success in meeting project objectives
  • Requires knowledge of Microsoft software. (Including Microsoft projects)
  • Ability to read blueprints, plans and specifications
  • Ability to read and understand Civil, Structural and Architectural plans

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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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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.

Apply