RanchoCucamongaRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Rancho Cucamonga jobs


Company: Ferreira Construction Co., Inc.
Location: Rancho Cucamonga
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Ferreira Construction is a 400 million+ a year privately held first-rate heavy civil construction company. Since 1988, Ferreira has enjoyed steady growth throughout its history. We specialize in: Underground Utilities (Gas, Water, Sewer, Fiber Optic, Electrical), Foundations, Bridges, Highways, Airports, Sitework; Power/Utility: Substations, Power Plants, Transmission & Distribution, Sitework; Emergency Management: Reconstruction, 24-Hour Storm Response, Storm Hardening, Shoreline Restoration/Stabilization, Debris Removal; Solar Installation and Construction Management.

We are dedicated to constructing quality infrastructure through innovation and sustainability, never compromising our integrity-the foundation of our success for more than two decades. Ferreira is a nationally recognized company with headquarters in New Jersey and regional offices in New York, Florida, California and Rhode Island.

We are currently seeking an Estimator to work out of our Rancho Cucamonga office.

The Estimator will work under the direction of the Divisional Manager and Chief Estimator to create the most cost effective, competitive bids while maintaining quality standards.

The Estimator will contribute to a quality estimating process through detailed analysis of bid documents and will stay informed on industry standards and changing technologies. The Project Estimator will contribute to Ferreira's revenue by researching and bidding public and private RFPs.

Job Responsibilities

  • Thoroughly investigates the specifications, scope of work, drawings, other RFP documents and develops a complete understanding of the RFP requirements.
  • Conduct field visits to collect pertinent information as needed.
  • Obtains competitive quotes from subcontractors and vendors.
  • Can perform take-offs for material and labor and equipment.
  • Review all RFP documents, aid in the in the development of proposal plans and prepare a high-quality proposal.
  • Synthesis of all necessary information to develop cost effective and readily deployable alternative delivery designs.
  • Strong understanding of contract documents and language to effectively mitigate risks while putting together project estimates.
  • Build detailed bills of materials.
  • Strong knowledge of wide range industry products and technologies.
  • Review and edit proposal inputs and coordinated with management personnel to ensure accuracy.
  • Strong multitasking. There will be multiple projects on going at the same time.
  • Coordinate and report findings to Construction, Operations and Business Development Departments.
  • Analyze construction methodologies and cost structures.
  • Utilize Heavy bid / Accubid to create estimates and cost reports.
  • Work with regulatory department to understand project requirements per state.
  • Determine land use and confirm with regulatory team that project is viable.
  • Assist in completion of incentive application submissions.


  • 2-4 years of relevant construction industry experience.
  • 1-3 years estimating experience, preferred.
  • Strong electrical background preferred.
  • Excellent teamwork and communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently and unsupervised.
  • Experience in Microsoft Project, HCSS, and Accubid preferred.

Powered by JazzHR

Keywords: Ferreira Construction Co., Inc., Rancho Cucamonga , Estimator, Other , Rancho Cucamonga, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

Rancho Cucamonga RSS job feeds