Vancouver Coastal Health

  • Project Leader - Facilities Planning

  • Job Description

    Job Title: Project Leader - Facilities Planning
    Work Site: Regional Strategic Initiatives, Richmond Hospital 


    Start Date:


    Regular Full Time

    As soon as possible

    0800-1600, with Saturday and Sunday off

    Reference#: 124859-mhs


    Are you the next Project Leader with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)? Apply today to join our team!

    Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Project Leader with experience in Architectural and Building Technology, Engineering Technology, or a related field to join the Facilities Planning team at Vancouver General Hospital.


    As a Project Leader with VCH you will:

    • Be responsible for overseeing and supporting the planning, design and/or implementation of assigned smaller facilities projects and/or projects with a lower degree of complexity across Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), including project planning, project management, communications, and contract management.
    • Oversee assigned staff and provide leadership by directing work teams, contractors and consultants as needed on a project-by-project basis.


    Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) is 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, and the Central Coast (Bella Bella and Bella Coola.) At VCH, 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.



    Education & Experience

    • Diploma in Architectural and Building Technology, Engineering Technology, 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 and provide direction to team members.
    • 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 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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