Providence Health & Services Project Manager/Operational Project Manager in Tarzana, California


Providence is calling a Project Manager - Construction to Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Be accountable for scheduling, tracking leading cross-functional project teams, identifying and obtaining resources needed, reporting, risk analysis, cost management, variances, change management, evaluating, and controlling projects, members of project team(s) on an ad hoc basis according to process tools and methodology.

  • May make recommendations to staff, project participants, and administration.

  • Exercises influence with the aforementioned individuals.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Degree in Health Administration, Healthcare, Engineering, Business, or related field is strongly desirable.

  • Engineering background helpful.

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in construction project management.

  • LeanBlack Belt or Green Belt certification.

  • Highly motivated, respected servant leadership.

  • Demonstrated ability to influence individuals and groups through coaching and teamwork.

  • Ability to manage results, process and relationships while driving to identified outcomes.

  • Ability to organize and follow through consistently and effectively.

  • Accountable for deadlines in a fast paced environment.

  • Ability to influence upward, across and down with or without direct lines of authority; ability to take charge.

  • Exercises complex problem solving techniques.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Ability to affect change and evaluate impacts.

  • Demonstrates exceptional oral and written communication skills.

  • Willingness to challenge the status quo.

  • Strong competency in research skills, (i.e., problem solving, questioning, listening, innovating).

  • Knowledge of process improvement and outcomes management includingstatistical measurement, survey development and evaluation, and metrics analysis.

  • Proficient with project design, project management, data entry, data quality control.

  • Strong computer skills in word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and statistical packages.

  • Proficient with data and statistical analysis

Providence Tarzana Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion & Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in once central location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology with a personal touch. Providence Health & Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Professional & Administration

Location: California-Tarzana

Req ID: 143274