Finishing Superintendent

Job Locations CA-BC-Squamish
Site Management
Axiom Squamish

About the Company

Axiom Builders prides itself on being a very personable 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. Our people share a commitment to service, integrity and quality and this collective vision has led to immense growth over the years. Since 2003, we have grown to become one of British Columbia’s largest construction companies with over 25 notable projects with 6000 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

The Finishing Superintendent will play a lead role in Phase 2 of our Townhomes project by ensuring quality completion according to Axiom standards of excellence. This role requires taking responsibility for the day-to-day management of the construction site, with key focus on overseeing the interior finishing aspects of a multi-phase, wood-frame community in Squamish. Working closely with the Site Superintendent and Project Team, the successful candidate will:


  • Supervision and development of site team members through regular feedback, training and coaching; timely completion of performance evaluations;
  • Administer contracts, subcontracts, purchase orders, site instructions and change notices to ensure scopes, terms and conditions are properly executed;
  • Identify and advise of design deficiencies, schedule interruptions or difficulties, and other project issues; works collaboratively with Project Manager to resolve issues;
  • Monitor and evaluate subcontractor performance with regards to safety and scope of work;
  • Ensure sufficient manpower is provided to achieve safety, schedule and quality objectives.
  • Maintain daily paperwork including field reports, safety inspections, schedule updates, etc;
  • Ensures and encourages all employees, subcontractors and contractors are adhering to the company safety policies;
  • Performs daily site reviews of all work completed and ensure is per drawings and specifications;
  • Assist with grievance issues and general site labor issues;
  • Works under the supervision of Head Office, communicates effectively with all departments and provides reports as requested.

What you Bring

The ideal Finishing Superintendent has high attention to detail, with motivation to work in a fast-paced environment. You are easy to get along-with and demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work well with people at all levels. You are committed to producing quality work in a timely efficient manner by effectively communicating and maintaining strong relationships with trades.


Our Must Haves:

  • At least four (4) years of experience as finishing superintendent with a general contractor;
  • Certificate, diploma or degree in Construction, or related experience;
  • Strong ability and proven experience in leading a site crews of various sizes;
  • Ability to communicate effectively and established relationships with trades in the area;
  • An extensive history of working on a site until project completion.

Your Rewards

Axiom Builders is not only committed to the growth of the business, but also to the success and development of our people. We recognize that people are the drivers behind Axiom’s success, and we provide our team with the tools and support they need to start, continue, and advance their long-term career with our organization.


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: We support your future goals by matching up to 5% of your RRSP contributions;
  • Professional Development and Education Support: We are keen on internal growth and development, which is why we are excited to fully support you in your pursuit of achieving further education.  

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 career portal.


As we continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation, we want to keep the safety of our employees and interested candidates top of mind. Over the next few weeks, the Axiom Builders Talent Acquisition team will continue to conduct interviews for all posted opportunities via phone and video conference.


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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