Physical Plant Operations Zone 2 (PPO Zone 2/ Central Area Maintenance) - provides maintenance and capital support to 93 schools, educational centers and administrative complexes in Central Broward County.
The Zone falls under the responsibility and supervision of an Area Trades Manager whom is supported by an Area Supervisor, six trades Foreman, and five Administrative support staff. PPO Zone 2 is composed of two shifts with approximately 90 journeymen assigned in various trade positions which include glaziers, air-conditioning/refrigeration, carpentry, electrical, electronic notification, fire extinguishers, exhaust fans, plumbing, painting, masonry, cafeteria equipment and laborers.
This Zone maintains the district fire extinguisher certification lab as well.
The Evening Shift with its carpenters and masons, are responsible for projects that can only be completed during non-school hours. Additionally, this Evening Shift is responsible for all emergencies that may occur during the evening hours throughout the entirety of Broward County.
PPO Zone 2 completes an average of 17,000 work orders each school year.
The Compass work order call center and staff, along with facilities support services staff are co-located within the PPO Zone 2 facility. Included in their areas of support to the Zone are: work order generation, work order close outs, material procurement from vendors and contractors. Additionally, materials and logistics staff provide each trades section with Purchasing and Warehouse support which consists of ordering and receiving materials, accounting for and then redistributing the material to each section.
FOR POLICE OR MEDICAL EMERGENCY, PLEASE DIAL 911 IMMEDIATELYFor other emergencies, when Plant Operation Offices are closed, please contact the Broward District Schools Police Department at 754-321-0725. They possess the cell phone numbers in order to contact the designated Plant Operations Supervisor who is on duty for specific Holiday and Weekend periods.