Are you interested in shaping the future of healthcare and providing exceptional health experiences to our community? The ChristianaCare IT Facilities and Construction Services team is currently looking for a Project Manager. Join the ChristianaCare family for endless personal and professional growth opportunities while collaborating alongside our development and clinical experts to create innovative solutions that positively impact our community's health and well-being.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
This position will be part of the IT Facilities and Construction Services team and will be responsible for managing multiple projects across our entire organization including two hospitals and several remote satellite offices. This team handles all Construction projects that are going on with the organization from an IT perspective. The candidate will be heavily involved with the Design and Construction team from the initial planning phase to the completion and close out of the projects. The candidate will be involved in all the planning meetings with the team and customers to make sure that we are able to account for all the IT needs for the customers (wiring, telecommunication equipment, PC's and peripherals)
The individual applying for this position should have 7-10 years of IT Project Management Experience ideally with some experience in Construction and/or Infrastructure Project Management. Consideration will be given to those with slightly less experience if there is proven ability to learn quickly and take on more responsibility. The person selected for this position will be responsible for working closely with our Design and Construction PM as well as our site planners, technical resources, construction contractors and vendors.
Project Management responsibilities include the coordination and completion of projects on time, within budget and within scope of control. Oversees all aspects of the projects and set deadlines, assign responsibilities, monitor progress, identify potential risks and provide courses of action to reduce the risks. Prepares reports for upper management regarding the status of the projects. Provides combined technical and business leadership while creating a motivating environment and atmosphere for the team.
Effective communication and teamwork are essential in this position and a demonstrated skillset will be expected. Keeping customers apprised of project status, reviewing construction schedules with contractors, coordinating IT technical resources across multiple projects and with other Project Managers are some of the daily expectations.
The candidate should expect to be traveling between sites daily and be prepared to work in both office and construction settings. Construction settings may require hard hats/ safety glasses and approved footwear.
The successful candidate will work directly with our customers to ensure deliverables fall within the applicable scope and budget. They will need to coordinate resources from our site Planners, technical resources and vendors to make sure timelines and deliverables are met and any exceptions are reported timely.
This individual needs to be self-motivated to learn and stay on top of their project management skills and tools. Proven educational and responsibility growth in previous jobs would be expected. They must maintain good communication at all times, provide technical assistance, support, education, training and standards to IT Staff. Possess the ability to write effective support and turnover documentation for the areas they support.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS :
Bachelor's degree or commensurate experience in a discipline related to the assigned area. 7 - 10 years of combined project management, data processing and system analysis experience.
EEO Statement: Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.
UPDATE: ChristianaCare is committed to prioritizing the health and safety of our patients and caregivers. As we continue to meet the needs of our caregivers and our community through the COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to health and safety requires that we take new steps to ensure a safe environment for medical care for our patients and a workplace that avoids preventable harm for our caregivers. For this reason, vaccination for COVID-19 is required for all caregivers at ChristianaCare and is considered a safety standard that is job-related and consistent with business necessity for all caregivers.
ChristianaCare Health System is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware and is one of the country's largest health care providers, ranking 21st in the nation for hospital admissions. Christiana Care is proudly a Nurse Magnet recognized institution. Christiana Care Health System is also one of the largest health care providers in the mid-Atlantic region, serving all of Delaware and portions of seven counties bordering the state in Pennsylvania, Maryland and New Jersey. A not-for-profit, non-sectarian health system, Christiana Care includes two hospitals with more than 1,100 patient beds, and is a major teaching hospital with two campuses. Christiana Care is continually recognized for excellence on a regional and national level. Our role in the community is expressed in the Christiana Care Way: "We serve our neighbors as respectful, expert, caring partners in their health. We do this by creating innovative, effective, affordable systems of care that our neighbors value."Christiana Care is a great place to work because we value diversity and recognize it to be a core part of our success. Because of the diversity of our employees, affiliated health professionals and volunteers, we are ...positioned to meet the unique needs of our patients and community. We acknowledge and celebrate the uniqueness and talent of each employee. Because of our talented workforce we are able to provide a quality healthcare experience to our patients and community. We strive to create an inclusive environment in which individual diversity can be leveraged and thrive. Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.