UPMC Corporate Construction and Real Estate is seeking a Healthcare Facilities Planning expert to manage space allocations for UPMC. This individual will ensure that these allocations work with and toward our long-term campus goals and corporate strategic plans. The Manager will develop space programs, fit plans and scopes of work which can be shared with administration when making recommendations for the best use of campus resources. Supervise facilities planners and coordinate activities with construction project managers. Direct architects, engineers and other consultants as necessary. Coordinates strategic planning activities with corporate initiatives. Acts as the liaison with community groups, city officials and DOH representative. Additional responsibilities include:
Review project scope with assigned Project Manager to determine amount of PM work required.
Maintain an on-going knowledge of external regulations - Department of Health and City of Pittsburgh.
Steer projects toward IMP goals.
Coordinate and maintain UPMC facilities base plans and Life Safety Plans.
Direct UPMC Master Plan Processes.
Assess space needs and issues on UPMC campuses - Including meeting with the department requesting additional space, touring existing space and suggesting actions to maximize efficiency in the use of space.
Develop space programs and schematic design drawings to test fit plans.
Supervise Facilities Planners, CAFM Drafters, and CAD Operators.
Contribute to Capital Construction Budget and 5-year projections.
Maintain an open relationship with the community groups in both neighborhoods adjacent to UPMC campuses.
Maintain and enforce room size standards.
Work on a more global aspect with CRE to give identities to ancillary buildings. Prepare Hospital Based Clinic assessments.
Provide design services to other UPMC hospitals.
Direct coordination with in-house construction team.
Coordinate space allocations in ancillary buildings.
Mentor and oversee Facilities Planning and support staff.
Work with PMs to develop RFPs for architectural services and review submissions.
Request proposals from consultants based on space programs, design drawings and written scope of work. Review and approve proposals for accuracy.
UPMC is a world-renowned health care provider and insurer, Pittsburgh-based UPMC is inventing new models of accountable, cost-effective, patient-centered care. It provides more than $900 million a year in benefits to its communities, including more care to the region’s most vulnerable citizens than any other health care institution.
As Pennsylvania’s largest nongovernmental employer, with more than 87,000 employees, UPMC is comprised of:
More than 40 hospitals
More than 700 doctors' offices and outpatient sites
An international division
An enterprises division
A passion for innovation lies at the heart of UPMC’s success. UPMC’s unique strategy of combining clinical and research excellence with business-like discipline translates into high-quality patient care for both western Pennsylvanians and the global community.