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Excellence
"I have never in my life time of school related projects and other related construction experience seen a more professional, focused and safety conscientious team than the team assembled by American to support the elementary expansion, mechanical and roofing projects."

- Dan Gafford
Director of Maintenance and Operations, Lake Travis ISD
Elementary Expansions - Lake Travis ISD
Careers

Are you ready for a challenge and the opportunity to make a difference? Do you want to be part of a team that uses the latest construction technology? Is a family-oriented company environment important to you? Then Join Us.

American Constructors is a leader in the construction industry and needs outstanding individuals to join our team. We put a premium on finding the right people. If you think on your feet, thrive in an entrepreneurial environment, and are driven to bringing out the best in yourself and your colleagues, you will fit in well at American Constructors. If you would like to send us your resume, please send it to .

On-site Team Members

Project Estimator

Capable of developing estimates for all project stages from preliminary/conceptual to detailed guaranteed maximum price and able to manage estimates in a competitively bid environment. Duties include:

  • Developing project schedule
  • Constructability reviews
  • System analysis
  • Value engineering
  • Quantity Survey
  • Subcontractor solicitation
  • Buyout and contracts
  • Owner/Architect coordination

Prior experience in the field is strongly desired.

Project Manager

Responsible for all aspects of the project as assigned during the pre-construction and construction phases. Duties include:

  • Buyout, negotiating and writing contracts
  • Scheduling
  • Subcontractor management
  • Budget tracking and management, profitability
  • Invoicing - Owner and subcontractors
  • Quality control
  • Value engineering
  • Resolving technical/engineering issues with projects
  • Proactive identification and resolution of issues, plan conflicts, etc.
  • Safety management
  • Document control
  • Cost Reporting
  • Managing site team
  • Change order management - Negotiation and processing
  • Project closeout

Superintendent

Responsible for the management of project field operations on a daily basis. Duties include:

  • Subcontractor management
  • Scheduling - Both master schedule and three-week look ahead
  • Project safety management
  • Daily reports
  • Direct and supervise field engineer(s)
  • Material and Delivery Tracking and Logs
  • Supervise field labor crews
  • Building layout and control
  • Timesheets
  • As-built documents

Field Engineer

Responsible for assisting the Project Manager and Project Superintendent. Duties include:

  • Layout and surveying
  • Coordinate and lead labor crews
  • Participate and/or assist in training sessions
  • Be familiar with CADD, project control and scheduling software
  • Maintain logs (i.e. procurement, concrete, pier, submittal, etc.)
  • Coordinating subcontractors
  • Processing submittals
  • Estimating for changes
  • Cost reporting
  • Scheduling
  • Resolve Request-for-Information issues/conflicts
  • Attend field meetings
  • Complete formal safety training (10 and 30 hour courses)
  • Daily reports
  • Supervise punchlist work
  • Interact/communicate with Owner and architect
  • Update and maintain project as-built drawings and specifications

The majority of our jobs are in the Austin/Central Texas Area.

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