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Northern Health

Coordinator, Capital Projects

Posted 2 days ago

Job Description

Position Summary
** Financial Support for Moving Expenses is available for this position **

If you are looking for friendly, supportive staff, work life balance and affordable living this may be just the opportunity that will take your career to a new level.

The Coordinator, Capital Projects provides professional level support in the operation of the Capital Planning portfolio. Key deliverables will be data collection, requirements analysis, capital project monitoring and reporting, project implementation, issues tracking, and capital plan process and procedure development. The Coordinator is responsible for issuing Requests for Proposals, Requests for Quotations and project tenders, working in collaboration with external consultants in the preparation of specifications and bid documents, posting of tenders, and soliciting external bids. The incumbent is also responsible for summarizing tenders and making selection recommendations under the guidance of department professional staff using a consistent tendering process. The incumbent will coordinate project initiation, implementation, close-out and evaluations with the site and the consultants. The Coordinator will also support the Project Managers in the day to day administration of projects within the department and prepare monthly departmental tracking and reporting.

Starting salary will be approximately from $67,861 to $84,826 and will be based on education, training, experience, and salaries of similar positions.

Prince George has a population of 89,490 (2021) local residents and is a service centre for approximately 320,000. Prince George has all of the amenities of a larger city mixed with the charm and friendliness of a smaller town. Check out Prince George for more information on what this community has to offer.

What Northern Health has to offer you!
• Comprehensive benefit packages including MSP, extended health/dental and a municipal pension plan for part-time and full-time employees. Casuals have the option of paying for benefits.
• Four weeks vacation with one year of continuous service
• Financial Support for Moving Expenses is available for eligible positions
• Employee referral program
• Employer-paid training and leadership development opportunities
• Spectacular outdoor activities and the shortest commutes in BC
• "Loan Forgiveness Programs" are offered through the Federal and BC Government for eligible professions.

Qualfications
• Diploma in Architecture or Engineering Technology from a recognized post-secondary institution plus three (3) to five (5) years related project management experience in an architecture, consulting engineering or construction environment with a working knowledge of construction industry practices and procedures sufficient to perform the responsibilities outlined above, or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
• Demonstrated knowledge of BC Building Code. Healthcare construction and familiarity with healthcare specific CSA requirements an asset.
• Experience in database applications an asset.

Skills and Abilities:
• Detail orientated.
• Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
• Ability to work independently and in collaboration internal and external team members.
• Demonstrated analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Ability to work under pressure with deadlines and changing priorities.
• Skilled in AutoCad, DWGTrueView, MS Project and MS Office software.
• Working competency in Project Portfolio Management software, such as Clarity, an asset.
• Facilitation skills and ability to work with a wide range of individuals.

Who we are
Northern Health covers an area of nearly 600,000 square kilometers and offers health services in over two dozen communities and 55 First Nation's communities. We deliver hospital and community-based health care for a population of 300,000.
Employing more than 7,000 staff throughout the region, Northern Health provides exceptional health services for Northerners, through the efforts of dedicated staff and physicians, in partnership with communities and organizations in Northern BC.
There is a wide variety of career opportunities available in our two dozen hospitals, 25 long-term care facilities, public health units and many other offices providing specialized services.

About Northern Health

Northern Health leads the way in promoting health and providing health services for Northern and rural populations. Our vision of building a strong primary health care system for all Northerners will create a dynamic work environment that challenges all of your skills. We are also dedicated to optimizing the expertise of our staff and building relationships with regional educational institutions for training opportunities such as new physicians, nurses, and paramedical professionals. Northern British Columbia features spectacular lifestyle options in all of our family-oriented communities. Whether you want a casual walkabout beginning in your own backyard, sporting opportunities to challenge the best of athletes, or cultural activities in one of our many diverse communities, Northern British Columbia offers something for everyone.

Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-07-18

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