Plant Operations & Maintenance

Plant Operations and Maintenance

A Message from the Director

As manager of Plant Operations and Maintenance, I am committed to and understand the mission and goals of our organization. This commitment includes a clear and cognizant vision of our scope, or "big picture", with an awareness of our department's role within the University community.

I understand the importance of developing and communicating clear goals, principles, and individual accountability to create and share the vision of the University. The focus must be the vision and direction with consistent review to give our employees a common purpose and sense of loyalty; for employees with purpose will complete meaningful work and gain satisfaction in accomplishments. Therefore, it is imperative that we, as managers, connect with our employees and set a positive pace. This would assure positive changes in the Plant Operations and Maintenance Department at Florida A&M University.

Our Mission
The mission of the Plant Operations and Maintenance Department is maintaining and repairing the infrastructure throughout the campus. These include the structural integrity of buildings, electrical and mechanical systems and underground utilities. Plant Operations and Maintenance also assures the cleanliness of all university facilities and grounds to maintain an environment conducive to learning.

Furthermore, we commit ourselves to "Creating One FAMU". We strive to provide responsive, reliable, and cost-effective services for the enhancement of a safe, comfortable, and aesthetically pleasing environment for our students, faculty, and staff.

Work Areas

Plant Operations and Maintenance is broken down into 5 strategic divisions.  This structure allows for Plant Operations and Maintenance to provide the best quality support to the University.  Each division is headed by highly qualified and experienced personnel. 


Chargeable Services

All services provided for Non Educational and General (Non E&G) Departments are chargeable.

  • Requests for Purchase Orders are forwarded to department prior to services being provided.
  • Invoices are forwarded to department after services have been provided.

Repairs made in mechanical rooms not including equipment such as (boilers, air handlers, hot water heaters, filtration systems, etc.) are considered a part of the building infrastructure and is typically not chargeable services.

Plant Operations and Maintenance
Florida A&M University
2400 Wahnish Way, Suite 102
Tallahassee, FL 32307 
Phone: (850) 599-3250
Fax: (850) 599-8040



Contact Info

2400 Wahnish Way
Plant Operations Building A, Suite 102
Tallahassee, FL 32307

P: (850) 599-3250
F: (850) 599-8040