WCB Claims Manager

Axiom Builders - Vancouver, BC (30+ days ago)

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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:
As an emerging leader on the safety management team across all operating companies, the WCB Claims Manager will be work closely with the Regional Safety Managers to influence a culture and philosophy around an established safety process. The WCB Claims Manager will be responsible for implementing safety process and procedure, managing resources and people, as well as overseeing the claims management process. Reporting directly into the Director of Safety, the WCB Claims Manager will:

Maintain and implement preventative safety programs to prevent incidents from escalating into WCB claims
Manage claims management process and policy by working closely with Director of Safety and managers
Produce bi-weekly documents and reports on the status of WCB claims, incidents and injuries
Represent all operating companies on all communication with the Workers' Compensation Board of BC
Train and enforce protocol surrounding incident reporting and claims submissions
Advise and offer best practices managers in preparation for employees returning to work following injury
Other job duties as required

What you Bring:
The successful candidate will serve as our in-house expert of WCB legislation and regulations. You have the ability to influence people and inspire others to follow your lead. You are a strong communicator - you can articulate how our company executes safety programs and how that differs with other companies in the industry. With multiple operating entities requiring your expertise, you should be comfortable balancing different priorities and working with different teams and personalities.

Our Must Haves

At least five (5) years of field construction site safety and claims management experience on concrete high-rise sites
Ability to connect with all levels of management, site staff, as well as external stakeholders, including the Workers' Compensation Board representatives
Experience in a managerial role
Academic background (certificate, diploma or related degree) in construction technology, construction management, site safety, risk management or another field
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

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:

MSP, 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 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.