Metal Design Systems provides the opportunity to work for big brand clients in a small business setting.

We work with the best.

Metal Design Systems serves world-class companies across the country, and around the globe. 

Our top-tier customers give us the opportunity to work on the cutting-edge of architectural cladding.

We solve unique problems and create solutions for companies like Kia Motors, Honda, Top Golf, as well as local institutions like the University of Iowa!

We trust our people.

Micro-management isn’t our style. 

That’s why our Performance Based Culture is focused on outcomes, not rules and regulations. 

We give our teams the tools, resources, and freedom they need to get the job done in the way that suits them best! 

Micro-management isn’t our style. 

That’s why our Performance Based Culture is focused on outcomes, not rules and regulations. 

We give our teams the tools, resources, and freedom they need to get the job done in the way that suits them best! 

We exist to serve.

We care for both the professional and personal needs of our fellow employees, our vendors, and our customers.

Servant Leadership means MDSI works for you; not the other way around.

We care for both the professional and personal needs of our fellow employees, our vendors, and our customers.

Servant Leadership means MDSI works for you; not the other way around.

Find your perfect fit!

We would love for you to join the family! 
Tap one of our open positions below to learn more!

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Designer


As a Designer, your main role is to produce CAD files with the design intent for the specified project. You will be converting point cloud data into models, and applying system components to those models to develop manufactured parts and assemblies.

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Estimator


Your role as an Estimator at MDSI will be to provide thorough and detailed estimates for project bids. You will also correspond with customers on inbound estimates and work up detailed scope review sheets and pricing.

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Project Manager


Project Managers at Metal Design Systems seek to ensure the successful completion of all projects assigned. This involves timely and accurate coordination and completion of all project tasks, maximizing profitability while focusing on the customer.

We found ours!

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We are committed to helping every employee find the right role for their unique gifts and talents.