Fraser Health is one of Canada's largest and fastest growing health authorities! We have over 25,000 employees, 2,500 physicians and nearly 6,500 volunteers. We serve more than 1.6 million people - over one third of the entire population in British Columbia.
Join us on an exciting project and make history! The New Surrey Hospital and Cancer Centre is a landmark project. To be located on a greenfield site, this project will be the first net new hospital in BC in nearly 20 years. If you are passionate about leadership, innovation and project management, we want you to bring your outstanding skills to our team.
The project is complex and involves the integration of a community hospital with a regional cancer centre under one roof. The project will be constructed in a single phase and is anticipated to complete in late 2027. This future focused hospital promises to be progressive not only in its clinical care delivery but also in its infrastructure design. When complete, the new facility will feature key acute care services including virtual health, inpatient, outpatient, emergency and surgical services integrated with a cancer centre focused on cancer care, treatment, research and education.
If you are passionate about leadership, innovation and project management, we want you to bring your outstanding skills to our team. Bring your project management, creative problem solving and team leadership expertise to this exciting role with our Design and Construction team, where you will strive to make a difference to patients, families and care givers who depend on dynamic facility environments to support specialized care.
We have an immediate need for a Senior Project Manager
with a demonstrated background in design, construction services and contract management. You will be responsible for management of a facilities team and providing leadership through all project phases including procurement, design, construction, and commissioning.Build your career with us as you:
•Provide project management leadership through all project phases, leading a team and assuming responsibility for project delivery. •Oversee the design and municipal approvals process on behalf of the heath authorities, including the coordination with design builders, consultants, the City and other outside agencies. •Manage and lead the review of drawings, specifications, schedules and estimates as produced by external architectural and engineering consultants. Manage and coordinate inputs from internal health authority subject matter experts, clinical and technical stakeholders. •Provide leadership with respect to risk management and quality control. Clearly communicate project status, ongoing issues, progress updates, challenges and opportunities. •Ensure that the project aligns with the project requirements, contractual agreements and approved budgets. Lead cost control exercises to ensure implementation of the approved design within established scope, schedule and budget. •Provide recommendations to the leadership team to mitigate cost overruns, maintain adherence to allocated budgets and timelines, and ensure delivery of a successful project. To join we would like you to have:
•A Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering or related discipline. •Seven to ten years' recent, related experience in project planning/design/construction management for a scale institutional project. •Project Management Professional certification is an asset. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience maybe acceptablePreferences will be given to those who have experience:
•Successfully planning, leading and delivering complex construction projects in a healthcare environment including acute care. •Experience and expertise in Design Build, Alliance Contracting, Progressive Design Build, and/or Integrated Project Delivery •Organizing, managing and consensus building among a diverse clinical and technical stakeholder group. •Building trustful relationships with project partners. •Consistently providing high levels of service. •Building high performance teams. •Developing appropriate communications strategies and materials necessary for project decisions and partner management and coordination. •Creative problem solving. •Proven track record in managing project teams, budget control, contract management, dispute resolution and oversight of facilities projects from planning and design through to construction and commissioning.
This is a Regular Full Time opportunity located at Fraser Health's Central City Surrey Office and will allow you to make a difference in the communities we live and serve.
If this sounds like the ideal role for you, here are more reasons why we think you should apply:
•A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are outstanding in their respective fields. •Competitive salary package, including comprehensive health benefits coverage.
Are you passionate about setting direction focused on building an engaging environment that challenges others to achieve their goals? In a career with Fraser Health, you will be a part of a dedicated team of providers in a vibrant and fulfilling health care environment. We value diversity in the work force and seek to maintain an environment of Respect, Caring & Trust.
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