SUMMARY: Responsible for managing the hospital's construction process for new facilities, renovations and space reallocation including: planning and implementing projects with consultants, staff and physicians. Develops accurate project budgets, coordinates preparation of construction documents, bid coordination and negotiating terms and monitoring expenditures against budget. Administers contracts with contractors/vendors. Maintains the Interim Life Safety Management Program. Responsible for project estimating, scheduling and billing. Ensures projects comply with appropriate authorities and that a complete set of the project closeout documents are procured. Responsible for developing/maintaining positive relationships with local and state authorities. Responsibilities will include supporting the management of the overall department and personnel.
REQUIREMENTS: This position requires a Bachelor's degree with a Master's degree preferred. HISP-A (Hospital Inspector Certification Class A) is preferred. Minimum seven (7) years progressively responsible and directly related work experience, including two (2) years of supervisory responsibility.
Extensive knowledge of architectural, engineering, and construction practices; familiarity with California and applicable building codes and regulations; and professional design experience to effectively direct and review the preparation of design and construction documents, review and approve contractor submittals, and to effectively resolve field problems during construction.
Understanding of construction management, scheduling and accounting related software.
Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with widely diverse groups, including individuals at all levels both within and outside the organization and gain their cooperation.
POSITION DETAILS: Full time exempt level position.
Valley Children’s Healthcare – one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the nation – provides Central California’s only high-quality, comprehensive care exclusively for children, from before birth to young adulthood. Our independent, nonprofit network offers highly specialized medical and surgical services to treat conditions ranging from common to the most unusual and complex at our 356-bed children’s hospital as well as through partner hospitals, specialty care centers, satellite practices and primary care services. Our family-centered, pediatric services extend from a leading pediatric cancer and blood diseases center on the West Coast, and our pediatric heart center known for its expertise and pioneering treatments, to our Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), the highest level referral center between Los Angeles and the Bay Area.
Valley Children’s consistently ranks at the top of our peer group for quality patient outcomes, patient satisfaction and nursing excellence. Recognized as a Magnet® designated facility since 2004 and granted the gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence™ in critical care, Valley Chil...dren’s neonatal and pediatric intensive care units achieve some of the lowest mortality rates in the country while treating some of the sickest kids.
In affiliation with Stanford University School of Medicine, Valley Children’s Pediatric Residency and fellowship programs provide first-class training for the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric surgical and medical specialists. With more than 550 physicians and 3,400 staff, Valley Children’s partners with other providers and organizations throughout our 12-county service area to support delivering the best care to kids closer to home.