Senior Project Manager

Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
Construction Management
Axiom Builders (BC)

About The Company

Axiom Builders is a leading construction partner for many major developers in both residential and commercial construction, with over 5 million square feet under construction in Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary and Seattle. Our skilled team of over 500 diverse construction professionals are dedicated to meeting client expectations, with the goal of becoming an extension of their project team. Together, we execute thoughtful community-centric projects, always with safety top of mind and backed by our COR safety certification.


From iconic residential towers, noteworthy rental developments, LEED Gold office buildings, and purpose-built tenant improvements, our portfolio and expertise continue to grow. Two of our projects – Fifteen Fifteen in Vancouver and REN in Seattle – received a 2023 Award of Excellence from the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). We’re also proud to have representation on the UDI U40 Executive Committee, and to have made Kincentric’s Best Employers list a few times over the past few years.


Our expertise, determination and straightforward approach are derived from our values – Accountability, Autonomy, Excellence, Humility, and Respect. The result: a quality product that’s built right – the first time.


Learn more about life at Axiom and our projects.

About The Role

Axiom Builders is looking to add a Senior Project Manager to our three-tower over 40-storey tall development located in Surrey. This multi-purpose site is close to a skytrain and includes rental apartments, retail, and office spaces with over 1,300 units, including outdoor and indoor amenities such as dog parks, rooftop and outdoor patios, and a 5-storey underground parkade. 


The Senior Project Manager will provide overall direction for assigned projects and assumes responsibility for the overall project performance including costs, schedule, quality assurance and project status. This position involves subcontract negotiations, liaison with owners, consultants, and sub-trades, and management of the technical and financial aspects of the contract. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Plan and oversee the end-to-end delivery of the assigned project by identifying project risks, developing project plans and implementing contingency plans;
  • Ensure projects are delivered on time, within scope, budget and requirements, and complies with all regulatory, environmental and health and safety requirements;
  • Develop and maintain effective relationships with clients, resolving issues, managing client expectation, and ensuring client satisfaction;
  • Demonstrate leadership in health, safety and environmental protection on the project;
  • Ensure that projects are built according to approved plans, specifications, shop drawings, and applicable building codes and that quality standards are maintained;
  • Develop and maintain the construction schedule in conjunction with project team to meet milestones and completion dates;
  • Provide strong leadership to construction team members, capitalizing on individual and group strengths to ensure project targets are achieved;
  • Maintain, tracks and reports all financial aspects of project including forecasts and billings;
  • Manage the procurement process including subcontractor/trade/supplier negotiations and awards.

What You Bring

As a Senior Project Manager, your extensive knowledge and experience working on residential concrete as part of the general contractor will be a huge asset to our clients and your team members. You are polished, organized, teachable and have a strong business acumen. You are an excellent communicator and you conduct yourself professionally at all times - in fact, you're able to speak up and advise all levels of an organization. Most importantly, you are interested and committed to growing your career with us long term.


Skills and Expeirence

  • At least 5+ years of experience as a Project Manager, working on residential and mixed-use concrete high-rise projects as part of a large general contractor; (a comprehensive project list submitted as part of your resume will be helpful);
  • Certificate, diploma or degree in Building Technology, Construction Management, Construction Technology, or a related field;
  • Proficient with project management tools, such as Microsoft Project and/or Procore;
  • Possess leadership and motivational qualities with the aspiration to advance towards senior management;
  • Ability to build and train a team to work cohesively for our clients;
  • Strong relationship and network of sub-trades in the Lower Mainland;
  • Strong communication - confidence and ability to communicate with both internal and external stakeholders at all levels;
  • Experience with virtual construction and 3D modelling programs will be considered an asset.

Your Rewards
We’re committed to the success and development of our people and recognize that they are the drivers behind our success. We provide our teams with the tools and support they need to strive, thrive, and advance their long-term career here.

The base salary range for this role may be $140,000 to $160,000, depending on experience, plus a competitive performance-based bonus program. During the interview process, let’s talk to get the right fit for your experience level.

In addition, our total rewards package offers:


  • Benefits & Perks | 100% health/dental coverage and big discounts on everything from tickets to travel
  • Compensation | Competitive pay with annual market analysis


  • Unique Projects | 40+ projects in motion, from skyline-changers to bespoke sales centres
  • Career Growth | Twice per year we level-up with our Performance Feedback Program
  • Learning & Development | 15 offerings from our dedicated L&D team


  • The People | Dozens of fun events to bring us together, from topping-off parties to family BBQs
  • Giving Back | 1600+ volunteer hours since launch of our Community Engagement program
  • Leadership | 12 down-to-earth execs to learn the ropes from


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