Position Details
Reference Number 32628
Position Title Project Manager
Employment Type Temporary Full Time
Location Western Health
Position Summary

About Us

Western Health manages three acute public hospitals: Footscray, Sunshine and Williamstown Hospital. It also operates the Sunbury Day Hospital, Transition Care at Hazeldean and a range of community based services. We care for a culturally diverse population of more than 800,000 people. We have more than 6,700 employees who are driven by our values of ‘Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence and Safety’ (CARES).

Our continued growth will see the completion of a new purpose built, multi-storey Joan Kirner Women's and Children's Hospital.

About the Role

Western Health is launching the implementation of a modern Menu Management system to ensure we are maximising nutritional outcomes and safety for consumers. Our vendor provides a solution that is recognised as market leading and is being implemented at an increasing number of health services nationally.

An exciting opportunity exists to take charge of this project and work through the successful delivery of this important initiative.

  • Responsible for the day-to-day management of all project activities, project team resources and WH project outcomes
  • Ensure project timelines are met
  • Ensure project budget is appropriately managed
  • Liaise with WH project team members and ICT Services
  • Liaise with vendor project team members
  • Ensure vendor support is available for implementation and post implementation
  • Arrange and coordinate education sessions
  • Coordinate training for system administrators
  • Liaise with Procurement for delivery and holding of IT equipment purchases
  • Arrange project office facilities for the vendor if required
  • The Project Manager will report directly to the Project Sponsor


We offer a wide range of benefits such as:

  • Work-life balance
  • Professional development and career advancement opportunities
  • Salary packaging including novated vehicle leasing
  • Discounted Onsite car parking
  • Onsite fitness clubs
  • Culturally safe and respectful environment
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program


At Western Health, we value our employees and provide them the opportunity to grow and develop.  Our teams are friendly and supportive, ensuring we deliver a safe, person-centred and connected patient experience. Western Health is an equal opportunity employer committed to attracting and retaining diversity in our workforce. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

All appointments are made subject to a satisfactory Police Record Check, an Immunisation status clearance and (if applicable) a working with children’s check.

Western Health do not accept unsolicited resumes/applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Selection Criteria
Contact Person Bryan Ross
Contact Number 0403993546
Contact Email bryan.ross@wh.org.au
Closing Date 27/06/2018
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