Vancouver Coastal Health

Clinical Planner, Facilities Planning

Job Description

Job Title: Clinical Planner, Facilities Planning
Work Site: 520 West 6th


Start Date:



Regular Full Time 

As soon as possible


Days off: Saturday, Sunday, Statutory Holidays

Reference#: 147911-skh


Come work as a Clinical Planner, Facilities Planning with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!

Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Clinical Planner, Facilities Planning to join the Integrated Planning & Space team. Apply today to join our team!


As a Clinical Planner, Facilities Planning with Vancouver Coastal Health you will:

  • Facilitate the submission and approval of capital work and various strategic initiatives by leading and preparing assigned aspects of clinical planning for project proposals and business case developments for Vancouver Coastal Heath (VCH)
  • Be responsible for reviewing and coordinating assigned project charters, business case and functional program development, needs analysis and design phase reports for assigned clinical initiatives in the organization
  • Work with the project planning team to ensure alignment of current, emerging and best practice clinical requirements with associated clinical support services for each initiative.

As per the current Public Health Orders (Long Term Care/Seniors Assisted Living Provincial Health Officer Order and the Health Sector Order), as of October 26, 2021, all employees working for Vancouver Coastal Health must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Proof of vaccination status will be required.




VCH is a world class innovator in medical care, research and teaching, delivering service to more than one million BC residents. 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. We invite you to join us in creating healthy lives in healthy communities by showcasing our passion for care, connection to the communities we serve and our culture of teamwork that makes VCH a great place to work.

  • Comprehensive health benefits package, including MSP, extended health and dental and municipal pension plan
  • Grow your career with employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
  • Wellness supports, including counselling, critical incident and innovative wellness services are available to employees and their immediate families
  • Award-winning recognition programs to honour staff, medical staff and volunteers
  • Access to exclusive discount offers and deals for VCH staff




Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in a clinical health science discipline
  • Five (5) years’ recent related clinical experience
  • Two (2) years’ experience in a health care leadership role responsible for the clinical planning of health care facilities or health care project management, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience

Knowledge & Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively both independently and in collaboration/consultation with others
  • Comprehensive knowledge of health care delivery systems.
  • Knowledge of project management principles and methodologies.
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and evaluation skills
  • Ability to supervise and provide work direction to others
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work in a dynamic environment with changing priorities
  • Ability to develop and maintain rapport with others
  • Ability to persuade, provide leadership and guidance to others
  • Ability to operate related equipment including related software applications
  • Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.

Please note that a resume is required to apply to this posting.

Diversity, equity and inclusion are essential to delivering exceptional care and building a great place to work. At VCH, we value and accommodate unique differences to ensure that our staff and medical staff (both current and prospective) have the opportunity and are supported to thrive.

To build a strong and representative workforce, we are seeking candidates who will contribute to a caring and inclusive culture. We encourage applications from members of communities that are disadvantaged on any grounds under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including Indigenous Peoples, people of colour, people of all genders and sexualities and people with disabilities.

VCH is proud to be recognized as a Best Place to Work in Canada in 2021 by Glassdoor and Forbes.

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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