UF's Physical Plant Division - Operations is responsible for the maintenance and preservation of University assets and grounds to support the University's mission.
The Operations group employs over 325 staff in a variety of operational units and crews. These men and women of the department are dedicated to providing high quality facilities and grounds maintenance along with construction and document support services to the campus community and continually strive to enhance the appearance, operation and functional life of UF facilities. In accomplishing these tasks, we are organized into six distinct units:
Allen Masters, Assistant Director
- Building Electrical,
Fire Alarms/Fire Sprinklers,
High Performance Work Team 3 Business Complex,
Research & Engineering Education Facility,
Locksmith and Key Shop,
Tom Wichman, Assistant Director
Street Sweeping and
Danny Moore, Assistant Director
- Veterinary Medicine Maintenance & Utilities,
Cancer & Genetics/Pathogens
Derrick Williams, Auto/Equipment Maintenance Superintendent
Wade MacLaren, Assistant Director
Water-Stormwater Permitting, and
Documents and Records
Mary O'Loughlin, Work Management Center Manager
The Work Management Center is the central point of contact between the University Community and Physical Plant Division.
Ravish Paul, Assistant Director
The Energy Services unit is responsible for energy initiatives, energy services and performance contracting, as well as building automation and control systems.