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

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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.

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Class A Driver

JOB SUMMARY

Successful drivers communicate clearly to the customer, deliver product on time and safely, and perform these roles while properly managing their time. You also need experience handling tractor-trailer combinations and the equipment used to secure and maintain them. The ideal driver candidate will also handle a variety of warehouse equipment to support loading and unloading the truck in a timely manner.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Transport finished goods and raw materials over land to and from manufacturing plants.
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance
  • Plan routes and meet delivery schedules
  • Document and log work/rest periods and kilometers spent driving and retain fuel/toll receipts
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions
  • Collect and verify delivery instructions
  • Report defects, accidents or violations

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • High School Diploma and/or College Degree
  • Valid truck driving license - CDL Class A
  • Proven work experience as a truck driver. At least one year of professional driving experience.
  • Ability to operate warehouse equipment, including pallet jacks, floor lifts, and forklifts.
  • Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly
  • Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc)
  • No recent moving or driving violations (Must provide a copy of DMV Driving Record)
  • Willing to submit to background/drug checks and provide employment recommendations

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Engineering Project Manager

SUMMARY

An EPM’s job requires a determined, motivated individual. Determined to complete projects in a timely and accurate matter in all situations. Motivated to put in the time and effort necessary to meet production objectives. An EPM will be required to handle multiple projects of varying levels of difficulty from standard to custom projects. The EPM position and skills set the tone for how successful each project will be. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Must be able to foster and work within a team environment departmentally as well as interdepartmentally
  • Provide direction and guidance to Engineering team for standard piggyback projects as well as bid specification projects in all area’s (Architectural, Mechanical, Electrical, Structural and Plumbing).
  • Coordinate project and drawings with customer and architect as it relates to a sales order/bid, and site drawings. To include progress meetings prior to approvals, DSA appointments and site meetings during construction phase.
  • Maintain clear, accurate and detailed job files.
  • Assist Architect of Record in submitting and obtaining DSA approvals
  • Coordinate interdepartmentally to ensure timely and accurate project completion.
  • Purchasing – Ensure materials are identified and ordered in order to meet production schedule
  • Estimating – Coordinate pricing from estimating for proposed change orders
  • Production – Manage and review drawings. Ensure project is built per contract and contract documents.
  • Field – Provide technical support to field installation crews
  • Maintain internal project schedule.
  • Understand and utilize code.
  • Check plans for code and project specific requirements.
  • Other duties as required by Director of Engineering.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • College degree in related field and/or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 1 year in supervisory position (3-5 people).
  • 2 years developing production drawings from standard components
  • 5 years in design and construction industry
  • Basic AutoCAD skills (Open, Edit, and Plot)
  • 2 years Field construction experience a plus.

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Facilities Manager

SUMMARY

The Facilities Manager will oversee all installation, repair and upkeep operations of the company’s facilities and will be the one to ensure that the company facilities are well-cared for and adequate to support the company’s business operations. The Maintenance Manager will have a solid understanding of plumbing and electrical systems as well as carpentry and other crafts. They will be well-versed in all maintenance processes along with health and safety regulations. The ideal candidate will also have aptitude in undertaking administrative tasks such as reporting, budgeting etc.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop maintenance procedures and ensure implementation
  • Carry out inspections of the facilities to identify and resolve issues
  • Check electrical and hydraulic systems of buildings to ensure functionality
  • Plan and oversee all repair and installation activities
  • Allocate workload and supervise upkeep staff (custodians, janitors etc.)
  • Monitor equipment inventory and place orders when necessary
  • Monitor expenses and control the budget for maintenance
  • Manage relationships with contractors and service providers
  • Keep maintenance logs and report on daily activities
  • Ensure health and safety policies are complied with
  • Manage all vehicle maintenance

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one – three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must have computer knowledge; Will utilize Microsoft Office programs and various computer software
  • Proven experience as Facilities Manager
  • Experience in planning maintenance operations
  • Solid understanding of technical aspects of plumbing, carpentry, electrical systems etc.
  • Working knowledge of facilities machines and equipment
  • Ability to keep track of and report on activity
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Outstanding organizational and leadership abilities
  • Valid Certified Maintenance Manager (CMM) will be a plus

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Field Project Manager (Bay Area)

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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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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Plumber

SUMMARY

Assembles, installs, and repairs pipes, fittings, and fixtures of heating, water, and drainage systems by performing the following duties.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Studies building plans and working drawings to determine work aids required and sequence of installations.
  • Inspects structure to ascertain obstructions to be avoided to prevent weakening of structure resulting from installation of pipe.
  • Locates and marks position of pipe and pipe connections and passage holes for pipes in walls and floors.
  • Cuts openings in walls and floors to accommodate pipe and pipe fittings.
  • Cuts and threads pipe.
  • Assembles and installs valves, pipe fittings, and pipes composed of metals, such as cast iron, steel, brass, and copper, and nonmetals, such as PVC, ABS, and acid waste.
  • Joins pipes by use of screws, bolts, fittings, solder, plastic solvent, and caulks joints.
  • Fills pipe system with water or air and reads pressure gauges to determine whether system is leaking.
  • Installs and repairs plumbing fixtures such as sinks, commodes, bathtubs, water heaters, hot water tanks, garbage disposal units, and dishwashers.

 

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year College or technical school; or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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Welder

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 

High School Diploma and/or College Degree; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

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