Assistant Vice President - Facilities Planning and Project Management

Position: Assistant Vice President - Facilities Planning and Project Management

Job ID: 154394

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: Executive Comp & Benefits

Talent Area: Executive

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8am-5pm

About Texas Children's Hospital

Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.   Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.   To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.    


We are searching for an Assistant Vice President – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will provide management of and leadership for the Facilities Planning & Development project management staff in the development, planning, coordination, monitoring, control, and delivery of major facility initiatives construction or renovation projects for the organization. You will provide support to the leadership of Facilities Planning & Development. You will provide guidance and develop staff accountabilities to ensure that all projects are completed on time, within budget, of appropriate quality and in support of the organization's goals, standards, objectives and priorities.

Responsibilities :

  • Assists in facility master planning and the development/management of major facility initiative project scope and budgets
  • Negotiates contracts with consultants and contractors for the development and completion of major facility initiative construction projects
  • Develops, monitors and maintains standards of practice for the department to improve the quality of service provided by the department
  • Delegates staff assignments and monitors workloads to maintain optimal productivity levels. Monitors progress of project design and construction process
  • Supervises the planning and management of project delivery and the coordination with interdisciplinary internal and external teams to guide departmental staff to overall project success
  • Communicates with various governing agencies as required for facility projects and operations


  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Science, Facilities Management or other related field
  • Professional license or certification in your area of study
  • 8 years of progressive experience managing projects and at least 4 of those years managing healthcare projects
  • 4 years of formal management/leadership experience
  • Experience on the owner's side preferred

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