Superintendent for Underground Utility Construction

Ferreira Construction Co., Inc. is an established well respected public works, heavy highway contractor with its home office located in Branchburg New Jersey and satellite offices located in New York, Florida, Pennsylvania and California. In California, we specialize in three lines of business, underground utilities (water, sewer, storm drain, fiber optics and electrical conduit construction), roadway lighting (street and signal light construction), and guardrail and various types of fencing. We are currently working on projects from San Diego to Ventura County constructing work for Caltrans, Private Works and many public agencies and municipalities.

Ferreira Construction currently has an immediate position available for an experienced Superintendent. Candidate must possess:

  • 10 years hands on estimating experience in wet utilities (water, sewer, storm drain) heavy construction and civil work
  • Experience with local Southern California public works
  • Ability to manage day-to-day field activities to ensure that the project milestone dates and overall schedule completion date is met
  • Must demonstrate strong dedication to safety for both crew and public
  • Ability to manage and coordinate the work to ensure that it is constructed in an orderly and deliberate manner that is consistent with the standard-of-car set forth in contract documents that is viewed by industry as an effort that is consistent with best-practices
  • Ability to obtain all inspections and ensure
  • Project Scheduling
  • Preparing Submittals, RFI’s, Change Orders Etc.
  • Preparing Good Faith Efforts
  • Excellent math, computer, analytical and communication skills
  • Creative problem solving skills
  • Field experience a plus
  • Work experience must be in Southern California
  • Computer knowledge musts: Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Outlook
  • Hard working self motivated
  • Civil Engineering Degree or Construction Management Degree a plus


Full-time with benefits, competitive salary, and company issued vehicle
An Equal Opportunity Employer

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