Physical Plant Operations Zone 3 (formerly South Area Maintenance) provides maintenance and capital support to over 100 facilities in the area of Broward County south of 595 to the county line.
Zone 3 falls under the supervision of an Area Trades Manager supported by an Area Supervisor and Assistant Supervisor as well as ten (10) trade foreman and five (5) administrative support staff. The zone operates two shifts with approximately 124 tradesperson in air conditioning, refrigeration, carpentry, electrical, electronic, fire extinguishers, exhaust fans, plumbing, painting, masonry, cafeteria equipment and laborers.
Zone 3’s night shift houses the plumbing department servicing the entire county with major projects that can only be done during non-operating hours as well as emergencies that may occur in the evening hours.
The District’s Painting Department is located at Zone 3. Its primary responsibility is for completing capital exterior painting projects throughout the district.
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.