Assistant Project Manager

Job Locations CA-BC-Squamish
ID
2020-1684
Category
Project Management
Company
Axiom Squamish

About the Company

Axiom Builders prides itself on being a down-to-earth company with serious commitment to building things right.  As a leading general contractor of mixed-use, residential, commercial, and special projects, the company is well respected across Western Canada. With clear purpose and principles, we are known as a customer-centric group which has led to immense growth over the years. Since 2003, we have grown to become one of British Columbia’s largest construction companies. Currently, we have over 25 notable projects, representing 6,000 condo units currently under construction. Headquartered in Vancouver, Axiom also has a branch office in Calgary with satellite offices in Victoria, Edmonton and Seattle.

About the Role

Partnering with a Senior Project Manager and Projet Manager, the Assistant Project Manager will be focused on building out a multi-phase, wood-frame community in Squamish.  This master-planned community is located just steps away from downtown Squamish, and is comprised of almost 1,000 two and three-bedroom townhomes and apartments, as well as 50,000 sq ft of commercial space and a 17,000 sq ft Amenity Centre.

 

The Assistant Project Manager will direct and assume responsibility for the project performance including costs, schedule, quality assurance and project status.  Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Work in partnership with our project accounting team to submit all progress claims, provide forecasts, cost to complete, invoice reviews and cost management in Procore;
  • Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects and ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget;
  • Develop and manage project scope, schedule, costs and objectives, involve all relevant stakeholders and ensure technical feasibility;
  • Promote and project the company image of efficiency, quality, and technical competence and fair management of trades and suppliers;
  • Other duties as required.

Note: This position is based on-site in Squamish.

What you Bring

The ideal candidate is organized, trainable and have a strong business acumen - always excited to learn new things. Your strong excel or project accounting background will be a major asset to the team. You are growth-oriented. While this project is a long-term, multi-phase masterplan community based in Squamish, you have already considered the opportunity to learn the construction process of not only a 6-storey residential-commercial building, but also a pedestrian bridge, a neighborhood amenity building and an oceanside community public park.

 

Our Must Haves

  • At least five years of construction project management, site coordination, or project accounting experience;
  • Wood-frame construction experience will be considered an asset;
  • Intermediate proficiency in Procore (or comparable project management system) required;
  • Experience in construction project accounting and proficiency in Microsoft Excel;
  • Post-secondary education in Building Technology, Construction Management, Accounting or similar field will be an asset;
  • Ability to communicate clearly, confidently, and professionally to all levels of an organization both internally and externally.

 

Your Rewards

Axiom distinguishes itself from our competitors not only by our level of quality, but also by our commitment to our staff. At Axiom, we offer a very competitive compensation structure that supplements your regular income with a robust benefits package:

  • Medical and Dental Coverage: Our industry leading benefits package covers you and your dependents at no cost
  • RRSP Matching Program
  • Professional Development Support

 

How to Apply

At Axiom Builders Inc., we are always on the lookout for talented people who are passionate about what they do. If you love what you do, and believe that with the right tools and opportunities you can do the best work of your life, please submit an application to our careers portal. While we can only respond to shortlisted applicants, we will keep your information on file and consider you for future opportunities as they come available.

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