Penn State Health has retained Helbling to conduct an executive search to secure a Project Director - Facilities Planning and Construction.
Penn State Health is seeking a Project Director – Facilities Planning and Construction to assume a lead role in master planning, real estate services, building and infrastructure design, project design reviews, design and construction standards development, and construction project management. Responsibilities of this position include: manage space planning, space analysis, and financial analysis of assigned projects; develop project scopes; plan, coordinate, implement, monitor and manage major construction and renovation projects for quality control, adherence to institutional and industry standards, budget requirements and compliance with applicable regulatory agencies. Major projects are generally considered those that have a total project budget exceeding $10M. Position demonstrates advanced skills in budget management, business development, communications, and leadership and execution of objectives critical to the organization’s success; demonstrates diplomacy in persuading and influencing a variety of people to achieve results; resolves complex, controversial or unprecedented issues and problems, and demonstrates sound judgement by considering values, risks, impact, and implications of actions throughout the organization.
Penn State Health is a multi-hospital health system serving patients and communities across central Pennsylvania, anchored by the Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and the Penn State College of Medicine.
Founded in 1963 through a gift from The Milton S. Hershey Foundation, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is one of the leading teaching and research hospitals in the country. The 548-bed tertiary hospital is home to six institutes, more than 1,100 primary and specialist physicians and advanced practice clinicians, and over 10,000 employees and 400 volunteers. It is the only medical facility in Pennsylvania to be accredited as both an adult and a pediatric Level 1 trauma center. The organization sees more than 28,000 hospital admissions, 74,000 emergency department visits, 32,000 surgical procedures and more than a million office visits at 63 practice sites.
The Penn State College of Medicine is part of one of the leading academic medical centers in the country. Offering an array of programs for medical education, physician assistants, graduate students and more, the college offers all the training and experience students need to be successful. The college continues to be a national leader in pursuing scientific investigation and developing programs to advance medical and scientific knowledge.
Penn State Health is committed to enhancing the quality of life through improved health, the professional preparation of those who will serve the health needs of others, and the discovery of knowledge that will benefit all. The institution is dedicated to demonstrating the core values of: respect, integrity, teamwork, and excellence.
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center offers an excellent benefits package which includes first day healthcare coverage, 401K company contribution, generous paid time off, and tuition benefits for the whole family. To learn more about our benefits please visit: