Vancouver Coastal Health

Senior Clinical Planner, Clinical Redevelopment

Job Description

Job Title: Senior Clinical Planner, Clinical Redevelopment
Work Site: Richmond Hospital


Start Date:



Regular Full Time

As soon as possible


Days off: Saturday, Sunday, Statutory Holidays

Reference#: 153690-skh


Come work as a Senior Clinical Planner, Clinical Redevelopment with Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH)!

Vancouver Coastal Health is looking for a Senior Clinical Planner, Clinical Redevelopment to join the team for the Richmond Hospital Redevelopment Project. Apply today to join our team!


Why apply for the Richmond Hospital Redevelopment project?


This position will work on the Richmond Redevelopment Project: A 10 year project, approved by the Ministry of Health, at a cost of 860.8M. It will see the addition of a brand new 9 story acute patient care tower with a state of the art Emergency Department, ICU, Medical Imaging and increased bed capacity. Do you have what it takes to take part of this ambitious project? Join our team now!


As a Senior Clinical Planner, Clinical Redevelopment with Vancouver Coastal Health you will:

  • Provide clinical planning services for key strategic initiatives by leading and preparing all aspects of clinical planning for project proposals, planning, briefing notes development or program commissioning for the designated Redevelopment Project (RP).
  • Partner with the VCH Facilities project planning team to ensure: integration of associated clinical services; alignment with current, emerging and best practice requirements are considered in the design requirements and building commissioning; and that appropriate frameworks and processes for evaluation are in place.
  • Lead a clinical planning team in support of the overall redevelopment project.



Education & Experience

  • Master’s degree in Health Care Administration or related health science discipline, supplemented by seven (7) to nine (9) years’ recent, related clinical planning experience in a large complex multi-site healthcare organization, or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Preferred Qualification: clinical planning for large capital healthcare builds and renovations.

Knowledge & Abilities

  • Demonstrated ability to negotiate and facilitate consensus with various levels of government and community groups, and to develop and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with business partners as well as other external stakeholders
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and conduct presentations to individuals and/or groups at all levels of the organization
  • Demonstrated ability to write comprehensive reports and develop graphical supporting documents
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively independently and in collaboration/consultation with others.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of health care delivery systems.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of project management principles and methodologies.
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking and evaluation skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise and provide direction to others.
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare and present complex information to individuals and/or groups.
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and prioritize work in a dynamic environment with changing priorities.
  • Physical ability to perform the duties of the position.


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


Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our goals of creating a great place to work and delivering exceptional care. We acknowledge and accommodate unique differences and ensure special measures are in place so that all prospective and current employees are given an opportunity to succeed.

We are committed to building a representative workforce and encourage applications reflecting diversity of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization or ancestry, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Inuit, or Indigenous person.

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


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

Hours of Work may vary due to project requirements.

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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