Project Manager, Special Projects

Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
Special Projects
Axiom Builders (BC)

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

Axiom Builders is looking to grow our Special Projects division with the addition of a Project Manager. Reporting to the Vice President of Special Projects, the Project Manager is responsible for coordinating and supporting project delivery, including cost, project schedules, trade relationships and building quality. In addition, this role will have the opportunity to develop and mentor project coordinators and new construction professionals to ensure the department is set up for long-term success. Key Responsibilities include:


  • Oversee 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;
  • Lead contract negotiations and management with our trade partners;
  • Update the established construction schedule, preparing change order management and progress draws;
  • Maintain and control comprehensive project documentation in a detail oriented manner;
  • Manage and build strong relationships with vendors, third party contacts, consultants, engineers and subtrade partners.

What you Bring

As a Project Manager, Special Projects, you have a keen interest in interior construction, tenant improvement, and customizable spaces. You will use your creativity to tackle technical complexities and keep up with a fast-paced ever-changing schedule. You are described as a people person – you can utilize your natural ability to lead, mentor, and work in a team to ensure a successful cohesive environment. You have the ability to build relationships with partners in the industry.  You are excited by the challenge and opportunity to think on the fly in a highly detailed-driven team, working on a variety of unique interior spaces.  You value a diverse team from all backgrounds and know how to draw on and leverage the strengths and experiences of people around.


Our Must Haves

  • At least five (5) years of experience in tenant improvement and special projects construction;
  • Certificate, diploma or degree in Construction or a related field or relevant experience in a special projects or interior construction role;
  • Proficient in Microsoft Project, Procore, and Excel;
  • Ability to communicate and represent Axiom Builders professionally;
  • Ability to motivate and establish effective relationships with trade partners;
  • General understanding of retail or commercial spaces in high-rise concrete towers will be considered an asset.

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 salary;
  • 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;
  • Company Development: Our annual development conference that is hosted by our leadership and complemented by a range of world-class speakers and workshop experts;
  • Leadership Development: Our proprietary Leadership Development program designed to support your continued growth, development and leadership capabilities.

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.


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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