Planning, Design and Construction

The Planning, Design, and Construction team is tasked with renewing and refining each campus palette while contemplating and realizing new architectural aspects and elements within all our campuses. The Planning, Design, and Construction team accomplishes this through efficient renovation, tactical remodeling, and inspired new construction in purposeful collaboration with the College’s leadership and stakeholders. This team also provides support with the selection, ordering, and installation of all furniture throughout the College, as well as all construction drawing documentation.

Maintenance, Grounds and Custodial Department

The Maintenance, Grounds and Custodial Department is charged with providing and maintaining a high quality, clean and safe environment that supports and enhances the learning centered atmosphere at Valencia College.

Maintenance, Grounds and Custodial Department

Mission Statement

The mission of the Maintenance, Grounds and Custodial Department is to provide a safe, clean and comfortable environment in which our students, faculty and staff can accomplish their educational and professional goals.

Fundamental to the success of our mission are these commonly held values and principles:

  • Dignity - Our people are the source of our strength. We emphasize the dignity of all work done well and encourage professional development.
  • Respect - we recognize that self-respect and respect for each other is essential to effective teamwork.
  • Service - we understand that service is the primary focus of our mission. However, though we serve, we are not servants.
  • Responsibility - we strive to accomplish our work to the highest standards. Complying with established college rules and policies is essential in providing this quality service.
  • Trust - we acknowledge our duty to the Board of Trustees, the College community and the taxpayers to safeguard and responsibly use the college property, equipment, time and supplies in our care.

These are the things we keep in mind when going about our work. It's easy to make good choices and right decisions when you can answer the question "How will what I am about to do make things better for our students and how will it reflect on their learning experience at Valencia College?"