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KMC Work Location: OFFSITE

Location: Taguig City, Metro Manila

Date Posted: 2022-08-18

Hiring Organization: KMC Solutions | XTN-6B2D855

Career Category: Construction / Building / Engineering

The Estimator is responsible and accountable for the timely and accurate completion of project take-offs.

What's in it for you?

  • Work with a tight knit company.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Be an Estimator for an Australian Construction company that specializes in high-end quality construction projects for commercial, multi-residential and residential building.
  • Work from home in a morning schedule.

Key Responsibilities

  • Understand the project and its requirements
  • Interpret & understand all relevant construction drawings, plans and specifications.
  • Determine key variables for cost and other estimates
  • Analyze plans, compiling a list of REFI’s (Request for Information) to the Commercial Manager
  • Complete accurate take-offs using Cubit Software
  • Consistent use of the Cubit software for all take-offs
  • Extract Cubit reports into Microsoft Excel, to submit to the Commercial Manager for review
  • Complete take-offs in a timely manner to ensure delivered to the Commercial Manager within deadline. 


  • Relevant tertiary building and construction qualifications advantageous 


Skills & Experience

  • 3+ years’ estimating delivery experience pricing up projects in the custom homebuilder industry
  • Worked on projects ranging from $1million to $10 million
  • Skillset in being able to read and understand construction plans and documents.
  • Accurately completing take-offs
  • A high degree of professionalism, attention to detail, and interpersonal skills;
  • Effective communication skills
  • Highly productive and efficient, with a can-do attitude and a genuine interest in the tender process of projects and construction
  • Team player with motivational abilities.
  • Excellent time and project management skills, with the ability to multitask.
  • Ability to work independently and deliver on agreed timeframes and to deadlines
  • Experience in working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Reliable, punctual, and flexible.
  • Computer literate, in particular with Microsoft products – Outlook, Excel, Word
  • Experience with Cubit Estimating Software preferred

Personal Attributes

  • A commitment to high quality product and service delivery, with a critical eye for detail and accuracy and a determined approach to work
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills with a professional approach.
  • Problem solving and negotiation skills.
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work on multiple project tenders at the one time
  • Self-motivated and driven
  • Resilient, able to work under pressure and can adjust to change.