NYC health

Project Manager – Level 1

Website NYC Health + Hospitals

About NYC Health + Hospitals

Elmhurst Hospital Center (EHC) is the major tertiary care provider in the borough of Queens. The hospital is comprised of 545 beds and is a Level I Trauma Center, an Emergency Heart Care Station and a 911 Receiving Hospital. It is the premiere health care organization for key areas such as Surgery, Cardiology, Women’s Health, Pediatrics, Rehabilitation Medicine, Renal and Mental Health Services.

At NYC Health + Hospitals, our mission is to deliver high quality care health services, without exception. Every employee takes a person-centered approach that exemplifies the ICARE values (Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, and Excellence) through empathic communication and partnerships between all persons.

Work Shifts

7:00 A.M – 8:30 P.M

Job Description

Under supervision, with latitude for independent judgment and decision making, coordinates and expedites the development or improvement of a number of simple capital engineering, architectural or landscape architectural projects of a less complex nature; may assist in expediting the development of more complex projects as appropriate and required.

Duties & Responsibilities

1. Maintains a management information system to provide data for the planning and control of project development.

2. Establishes project time and cost schedules.

3. Determines and coordinates the activities required between the persons, agencies, and departments responsible for project completion.

4. Reviews all schedules, reports, and orders prepared by consultants, contractors, and agencies to assure conformance with project completion dates.

5. Checks work performance and prepares management reports which stress significant problems.

6. Resolves problems that arise in meeting schedules and costs.

7. Meets with city agencies, contractors, and citizen groups.

8. Assists networks/facilities in developing scope of project; draws upon technical resources of facility to develop conceptual estimates and schedules.

9. Assists in overseeing the consultant selection and contracting process, and manages these contracts, or retains in-house design and construction management staff.

10. In collaboration with the network/facility, conducts a post-occupancy evaluation of facilities.

11. In the temporary absence of immediate supervisor, may assume the duties of that position.

Minimum Qualifications

1. A baccalaureate degree in engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, business administration or public administration from an accredited college or university; and one year of full-time satisfactory experience in project management work, such as planning, administrating, managing, coordinating or expediting for engineering and/or architectural and/or landscape architectural projects; or

2. A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and five years of experience as described in “1” above; or

3. A four-year high school diploma or its educational equivalent plus any combination of the experience and/or college education as described in “1” above to make up the equivalent of five years of education and experience. One year of credit will be given for each 30 semester credits of college education leading to a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university in engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, business administration or in public administration.

Special Note: 1. Experience which is primarily of a design nature is not acceptable towards meeting the minimum requirements

How To Apply

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NYC Health and Hospitals offers a competitive benefits package that includes:

  • Comprehensive Health Benefits for employees hired to work 20+ hrs. per week
  • Retirement Savings and Pension Plans
  • Loan Forgiveness Programs for eligible employees
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation in accordance with employees’ Collectively bargained contracts
  • College tuition discounts and professional development opportunities
  • Multiple employee discounts programs

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