Healthcare Project Manager
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
*Understands and manages design accordingly with regard to infection control maintenance, building systems, security, technology and medical equipment specific to healthcare settings.
*Exhibits task-focused mastery of project scope, profitability, schedule and budget.
*Understands healthcare terminology as it relates to services, departments and building types in the healthcare setting
*Negotiates critical issues with top-level architects, engineers and officials of other organizations and firms.
*Works with Principal in evaluation of project requirements and helps to negotiate an acceptable owner-architect agreement including the fee and time schedule.
*Collaborates with Practice Group Leader as requested in the marketing of projects including development of proposals and possible participation in client interviews
*Utilizes past experience and technical knowledge and monitors quality of the construction documents keeping in mind schedules/budgets and provides coaching/communication as appropriate with team leaders and/or team members who are responsible for work flow/timelines, etc.
a) Develops discipline cost and work-hour budgets for each project and monitors project costs, completion status against budget schedules/timelines.
b) Oversees all correspondence and pertinent documents, making sure they are accurate, signs or obtains signatures and seeks legal counsel as appropriate
c) Coordinates review and evaluation of contractor bids and works with Principal so that award recommendation can be submitted to owner
*Provides day-to-day leadership in the absence of and as delegated by the Principal and/or Practice Group Leader keeping lines of communication open with all office management leaders and assists with preparation of client billings prior to submittal for signature.
*10+ years of professional healthcare project experience is required.
*OSHPD experience required.
*Strong understanding of the healthcare industry especially in areas of clinical innovation, operational improvement, planning and strategic positioning for complex hospital systems is needed.
*Experience with Lean and Evidence-based design a plus.
*Working knowledge of AutoCAD, Revit, SketchUp and other industry accepted software is needed.
*Strong interpersonal and communication skills is required.