Senior Project Engineer - ProHealth Care - Full-Time

Location:  Waukesha
Job Type:  Days - 1st Shift
Weekly Hours:  40

ProHealth Care has been the health care leader in Waukesha County and surrounding areas for the past century, providing outstanding care across a full spectrum of services. The people of ProHealth Care strive to continuously improve the health and well-being of the community by combining skill, compassion and innovation. The ProHealth family includes Waukesha Memorial Hospital, Oconomowoc Memorial Hospital, the Rehabilitation Hospital of Wisconsin, ProHealth Medical Group clinics, AngelsGrace Hospice, ProHealth Home Care & Hospice, West Wood Health & Fitness Center and Regency Senior Communities. Learn more at


Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, additional hours as needed. This is a remote position with onsite work as needed or for ad hoc meetings


Full Time / Part Time: Full Time Benefits


FTE: 1.00




What You Will Do:

The Project Engineer Sr. role solves operational problems and improves levels of quality, service, or productivity.  The Project Engineer Sr. works with members of department(s) or service line(s) and develops recommendations for improvement. They focus on improving the availability and validity of information used in analysis, decision making, and monitoring operations performance. The Project Engineer Sr. determines the most efficient and effective way to run the operation.
Project Engineer Sr. will be responsible for leading large scale, high profile, PI projects that cross multiple departments and functions. This may include interfacing with consulting firms, patients, executives, and board members.

What you will need:

  • Bachelors Degree in Industrial Engineering/Technical Field required. Master's Degree preferred
  • At least 6 years of related experience
  • Proficient with the following software: Outlook, Excel, Word, Power Point, Project, Visio and Minitab.
  • Preferred Requirements:
    • Industrial Engineering or Operations Management Experience 
    • Knowledge of Lean Manufacturing principles, Six Sigma, or other performance improvement methodology
    • At least 3 years experience in a healthcare setting
    • Project Management skills
    • Change Management skills
    • Ability to communicate and negotiate across the enterprise
    • Demonstrated ability to conduct and interpret descriptive analysis


ProHealth Care, one of the largest employers in Waukesha County, offers work that is challenging and rewarding. The organization is dedicated to providing the highest quality service to our patients and their families and treats each individual with respect – the way they should be treated. ProHealth Care supports a Just Culture, one that encourages an open learning environment and maintaining safe systems. We have high expectations for those who join our team of nearly 5,000 employees. In return, we offer exceptional career opportunities in a dynamic, health care system where the contributions of every team member are valued.


ProHealth Care is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to an inclusive work environment and values the perspectives of our people. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


Do You Fit at ProHealth Care?

Here at ProHealth Care, we strive to be the best we can be, while continually improving the care we deliver. With patient care at the center of all we do, it is ingrained into our culture to attract the best and the brightest to ProHealth Care. We have a promise to our patients and employees: The way you should be treated. We live by this commitment and remain dedicated to creating a warm, safe and welcoming environment.

Nearest Major Market: Waukesha
Nearest Secondary Market: Milwaukee