General Construction at McGrath RentCorp in Livermore, California

Posted in General Business 16 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Do you have a strong vision of what the future of modular building might look like? Do you thrive on providing great customer service? Consider joining this booming industry with the talented team at Mobile Modular. Our high-quality, unique, cost-effective solutions put us at the forefront of the market, meeting even the most critical needs of today. Our solutions span applications across healthcare/medical, education, business, residential development and construction, retail and much more. As a division of McGrath RentCorp, we see the potential not just in our product but in our people, too.

Position Summary: Evaluates modular buildings according to company protocol to determine production and labor estimates, and identify damages from prior customer that may be chargeable items. Maintains information regarding condition of fleet assets and work required to bring assets to rental ready condition. Interacts daily with Sales and Production department to prioritize the modification, maintenance and repair of modular buildings within the fleet for rentals and sales. Ensures the integrity of information of assets is compliant with all applicable building codes, State documentation, and internal informational requirements.

Duties/Responsibilities of Position:


  • Gathers details and compiles data to estimate all production costs and labor requirements according to specifications
    • Considers raw materials, labor, and equipment for estimations


  • Helps determine necessary resources for projects based on cost estimates and budgetary constraints

  • Conducts equipment inspections upon return and prior to equipment being brought online to ensure that scope of work is complete

  • Optimizes building selection by working with Sales Department and Inventory Center during pre-production

  • Maintains and validates fleet evaluation status in common database. Responsible for maintaining building information accuracy in internal systems

  • Conduct inspections of factory produced units, both at the factory and post-delivery to ensure quality of product and adherence to specifications

  • Work with Drafter to provide specs and measurements as needed

  • Other duties as assigned


Position Specific Competencies/Skills Required:

  • Ability to work with other departments within the organization and vendors to negotiate and resolve issues arising from quality control inspections

  • Able to read Company’s construction documents and provide guidance to construction team to complete necessary work;

  • Fluency in spoken and written Spanish is a plus

  • Ability to communicate clearly and exercise good judgment

  • Ability to record and organize documentation

  • Ability to work under pressure

  • Able to work outside in variable weather conditions


Experience/Education Required/Desired:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Prior experience in the construction industry and construction industry knowledge required, modular building manufacturing experience a plus

  • Computer skills including Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

  • Knowledge of LEAN a plus


Special Considerations:

  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds

  • Able to carry, bend, stoop, turn, kneel, crawl, climb a ladder and other manual labor activities


The pre-employment screening process includes social security verification, criminal background check, and drug test will be processed as well.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.