Vancouver Coastal Health

  • Project Manager, Facilities Planning

  • Job Description

    Job Title: Project Manager, Facilities Planning
    Work Site: Facility Functional Planning - Richmond Hospital

    Status:

    Start Date:

    Hours:

    Regular Full Time

    As soon as possible

    0800-1600, with Saturday, Sunday, and statutory holidays off

    Reference#: 121702-mhs

     

    Who we are:


    As one of British Columbia's six regional health authorities, we, Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) are a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents living in Vancouver, Vancouver's North Shore, Richmond, the Sea-to-Sky Highway, Sunshine Coast, Bella Bella, Bella Coola, and the Central Coast. VCH is made up of 13 hospitals, a number of community health centres, 2,500 physicians, more than 13,500 full time staff, and over $3 billion in funding.


    But that's only part of the story. VCH is about something bigger; this is a place where we embrace thinking boldly, taking smart risks, and "going first" when we believe it will lead to the best possible outcomes for patients and their families. At our core, we are a people-focused organization where entrepreneurial spirit runs deep, and opportunity exists for all those who see themselves in the transformation of health care as we know it.


    JOB SUMMARY:

    Reporting to the Manager, Planning and Projects or designate, the Project Manager is responsible for overseeing and supporting the planning, design and/or implementation of assigned mid-range facilities projects of moderate scope and complexity across Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), including project planning, project management, communications, and contract management. Oversees assigned staff and provides leadership by directing work teams, contractors and consultants as needed on a project-by-project basis.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

    Education & Experience

    • Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Interior Design, Engineering, or a related field together with five (5) to seven (7) years' recent related experience managing, leading and directing facilities projects in a complex institutional environment, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

    Knowledge & Abilities

    • Knowledge of capital project planning and implementation processes including design, construction and procurement within current standards, codes, bylaws and regulations.
    • Comprehensive knowledge of project management principles and methodologies.
    • Ability to interpret construction drawings and construction specifications.
    • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage planning, design and construction projects simultaneously.
    • Ability to supervise, provide direction to team members and foster a respectful and motivating environment in which individual competencies can thrive.
    • Demonstrated ability to identify, plan, organize, prioritize and implement projects in a timely manner.
    • Demonstrated ability to work within a dynamic project environment with changing priorities.
    • Demonstrated attention to detail.
    • Ability to operate related equipment including related software applications.
    • Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.

    Only short-listed applicants will be contacted for this posting.

    ***Employees of VCH must apply via the Internal Application Process. Refer to the https://my.vch.ca/working-here/job-postings site for How to Apply instructions. Current VCH employees who apply to this posting using this external site will be considered as an external candidate. Seniority will not apply.***

    Thank you for your interest in Vancouver Coastal Health.

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