Senior Project Manager - Facility
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 two hospitals: Ben Taub and LBJ.
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 hospitals — Ben Taub and Lyndon B. Johnson — achieved Pathway to Excellence™ designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Skills / Requirements
The Senior Project Manager Fac is responsible for coordinating and overseeing Facilities Architectural and Engineering projects, Harris Health System-wide from implementation to completion, ensuring that all projects completed are in compliance with Harris County Purchasing Policies, ICRA (Infection Control Risk Assessment) Policies, City Building Codes, TDLR (Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation), DSHS (Department of State Health Services) and other applicable Harris Health System policies. Leads project management process through project initiation, funding, programming, pre-design, equipment and furniture selection and procurement, design, pricing/purchasing, construction, occupancy and project closeout. Manages internal and external relationships through effective communication and demonstrates a high quality work ethic by exhibiting professional attitude, honesty and integrity. Leads and participates in a collaborative team environment to achieve best possible outcomes.
1. Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: Bachelor Degree and/or PMP preferred
2. Work Experience (Years and Area): 8-10 years in Healthcare-Design/Construction Administration
3. Management Experience (Years and Area): 5 years of Project Management
4. Equipment Operated: Plotters, Computer, Scanners, A/E tools (i.e. AuotCAD, Microsoft Project, etc.), Project Management Software, etc.
1. Communication Skills:
Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact)
Exceptional Verbal (Public Speaking)
Writing/composing Correspondence Reports
2. Other Skills:
Analytical, Design, Mathematics, Statistical, P.C., Research, Word, Excel, Access
3. Advanced Education:
Bachelors Degree Major: Architectural or Construction Management, or related technical degree; PMP preferred
4. Other Requirements: Travel between Harris Health facilities
5. Work Schedule: Eligible for Telecommute