Swedish Health Services Regional Director of Project Management in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Regional Director of Project Management (1.0 FTE, Days) at First Hill in Seattle, WA
The Regional Director of Project Management will be held accountable for leading the capital project management team across all Swedish locations. In addition, this person will be responsible for leading the First Hill Expansion Projects. These projects include a new 240’ inpatient tower (the North Tower), which will provide a new 50,000 sf Emergency Department, a new 24 unit Main Surgery and future bed floors for the Swedish First Hill campus. The First Hill Expansion Projects also include a new 240’ outpatient tower (Block 95 project), which will house high acuity outpatient services and be connected to the inpatient facilities via a new skybridge and tunnel as part of the projects. This role will be responsible for the delivery and overall success of each program's phases and subprojects.
In this position you will:
Direct project managers, coordinators, contractors and consultants to insure all projects meet scope, schedule and budget expectations.
Initiate, set, manage and report against benchmarks, targets and the goals of all Swedish capital projects to ensure the success of the capital project program.
Foster innovation and leverage technology to develop best practices related to the implementation of capital projects in a healthcare environment.
Generate capital project estimates and support capital prioritization in the management of the Swedish 5 year capital plan and pipeline.
Work with the leaders of the integrated real estate teams to foster a culture of collaboration and focus on the Swedish Mission and Values.
Keep Swedish Senior Executives and caregivers informed with regular, detailed and accurate reports or presentations.
Manage project teams, key vendors and relationships vital to the success of Swedish capital projects, with clear processes and procedures for project delivery, mitigation plans to avoid financial and schedule risks and the negotiation of contractual partnerships with support from Swedish Legal and Executive teams.
Ensure a positive working relationship and clear communication between federal, state, local and regulatory jurisdictions to ensure current and future permitting, entitlements and compliance requirements are not at risk.
Work with state, local and regulatory jurisdiction to communicate and mitigate the impact of projects to the communities surrounding Swedish campuses.
Report directly to the Chief Real Estate Officer at Swedish.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field
Ten (10) or more years experience with construction project/program management techniques and methods
Proven experience as director or similar role with large scale healthcare construction programs
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Master's Degree in Science or Business Administration
Extensive experience in a healthcare setting
About Shared Services
Swedish is the largest, most comprehensive, nonprofit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty centers in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, , a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the Puget Sound area.
Each campus has a local operations leadership team, supported by centrally located and led corporate services, such as Human Resources, Financial and Information Services.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Non-Clinical Lead/Supervisor/Manager
Work Locations: First Hill Broadway 2 (WA143) 600 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 281102
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