Southern Maine Health Care is seeking a Manager – Construction and Project Management in Biddeford. Under the leadership of the Vice President of Support Services, the Manager of Construction and Project Management coordinates activities of project management staff and contractors engaged in hospital renovations, new construction projects, and relevant complex equipment installations. S/he will oversee project management personnel matters including employment, training, termination and grievances. This role is responsible for the design and construction monitoring activities for projects such as: construction estimating, project budget development and tracking, scheduling design and construction activities, architectural design, code review and compliance, regulatory approvals, new construction phasing and logistics planning, consultant fee negotiating, contract development, and coordinating contractors and consultant activities. S/he will assign projects to project management staff, supervise the execution of work, and maintain a working knowledge of all active projects.
Bachelor’s degree in architecture, engineering, or equivalent work related experience and training.
Five years of experience in healthcare construction or healthcare facilities planning with a working knowledge and experience in the following areas; architectural, interior design, mechanical and electrical systems, utilities, site design, building construction and maintenance.
Supervisory and managerial ability to assume overall responsibility for all hospital system building design, construction activities, and to plan and direct the activities of all departmental personnel.
Analytical ability required to interpret engineering/architectural data, to conduct architectural/engineering studies and for the preparation of departmental budgets and cost estimates for new construction.
Spatial perception to read, understand and interpret intricate construction documents for equipment design, selection and installation, power distribution layout and control, and for building construction. Ability to understand and work with applicable standards established by federal, state, and local building codes.
Interpersonal, oral and written communication skills needed to interact effectively with all levels of hospital personnel as well as outside contractors, architects and engineers. Ability to gather and analyze data for reports and to keep abreast with new developments in the healthcare field.
Ability to understand and work with applicable standards established by federal, state, and local building codes.
The award-winning Southern Maine Health Care (SMHC) system includes a multi-specialty physician group and a full-service medical center in Biddeford (including a special care unit and York County’s only inpatient mental health unit). Located in York County, Maine, our system provides emergency care, surgical services, and diagnostic and therapy services at SMHC’s Biddeford Medical Center, as well as
Walk-In Care centers, a birthing suite, cancer care, pain management, centers for breast care and sleep disorders, eldercare services, rehabilitation programs, preventive/wellness services, community education and support programs.
At Southern Maine Health Care, you’ll find the best of both worlds: the friendliness and natural beauty of southern Maine, and the opportunity to work with the best resources and technology healthcare has to offer. Our organization and staff play an integral role in improving the health of the people in the communities we serve, through volunteerism and outreach programs. As a member of the MaineHealth system, SMHC offers a breadth and depth of services, facilities and training that provide opportunities for both personal and professional growth.
MaineHealth values diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Federal and state laws prohibit discrimination in employment because of race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.