Project Manager - Operations
Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966. Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes.
Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities. Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its three hospitals: Ben Taub, LBJ and Quentin Mease.
Established by voter referendum to enhance the level of charity care available in the community, Harris Health System has often received national recognition for serving those in need and for its achievements in operational excellence, such as being named to the 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 Most Wired Hospitals lists by the American Hospital Association’s Hospitals & Health Networks magazine.
Additionally, Harris Health System is pleased that each of its three hospitals — Ben Taub, Lyndon B. Johnson and Quentin Mease — achieved Pathway to Excellence™ designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Skills / Requirements
JOB SUMMARY: The Operations Project Manager is responsible for managing resources and controlling mid to large scale projects at assigned pavilion. Ensures each project is carried out as planned in terms of objectives, time and financial constraints, and organizational policies and procedures. Coordinates and leads project activities from project initiation, programming, equipment and furniture selection and procurement, design and renovation and project closeout. Manages internal and external relationships through effective communication. Provides direct/indirect support to pavilion executive leadership and other special projects as needed.
Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: Bachelor Degree in Technology or Business Management or related experience; Certification in Project management preferred
Work Experience (Years and Area): 3 years related industry experience
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact), Exceptional Verbal (Public Speaking), Writing/composing Correspondence, Writing/composing Reports
Other Skills: Analytical, Design
Work Schedule: Flexible