Executive Director, Planning & Projects – Fraser Health Authority – Closed

Richard Costello


February 15, 2018

Lower Mainland Facilities Management (LM FM) provides services for Fraser Health (FH), Providence Health Care (PHC), the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) and Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH), collectively, “the Organizations”. It is a vibrant and dynamic portfolio and one of the largest full-service FM organizations in the country. Its goal is to provide a wide range of effective and sustainable services to support the delivery of health care. We employ individuals in locations across Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley and the Sunshine Coast.

The Executive Director, of the Projects & Planning team will be responsible for leading and developing a large team of technical professionals who will manage over 300 concurrent facilities projects from concept to completion within a large, complex, multi-site organization. Projects will vary in size and scope from $50,000 to $300 million and the Executive Director will also provide support to major projects valued over $1 billion. The Executive Director will be involved in several projects from a technical perspective in the conceptual design and planning phase. In this complex work environment, the Executive Director will be responsible for maintaining and developing relationships with various stakeholders across both public and private sectors.

The ideal candidate will have a Master’s degree and professional designation in a relevant discipline as well as at least fifteen years of leadership experience in a large, multi-site organization. You will have managed the planning, conceptualization, design or construction of major facilities projects, ideally within the healthcare industry but other complex facilities projects will also be considered. A proven record of senior management and leadership is a key requirement for this position. An equivalent combination of education, training and experience is acceptable

If you are looking for a new challenge in which you can also make a positive impact in your community, then please contact either Richard Costello (richard@taylorryan.com) or Graham Lade (Graham@taylorryan.com) from Taylor Ryan Executive Search Partners.