Welcome to the Physical Plant Department website. Our department employs over 180 staff in a variety of operational units and crews. Our unique technically-proficient and customer-focused staff are responsible for the repair, maintenance, operation and upkeep of over 5.5 million square feet of buildings and over 450 acres of grounds. Our staff keep all building, mechanical and utilities operating systems in good repair; make the campus a comfortable, safe and attractive place to learn, live, work and play; and respond quickly to the emergency maintenance and repair needs of the campus community.
Our MissionTo maintain facilities, perform related services and provide responsible stewardship of the University of Vermont's physical assets in support of the University mission.
Check the UVM Jobs website for any current openings. Select "Physical Plant" as the department in the Search Postings menu.
Professional Recognition Among Peers
Physical Plant staff are active members in these professional facilities management associations:
- APPA: The Association of Higher Education Facilities Officers
- ERAPPA- Eastern Region of APPA
- NNECERAPPA -Northern New England Chapter of ERAPPA
Last modified March 12 2015 02:34 PM