Facilities & Plant Operations

FPO Department Values

The FPO mission is to provide DTS with a physical environment conducive to the preparation of godly servant-leaders by working through a team of individuals who themselves exemplify the characteristics of godly servant-leaders as facility management professionals. Colossians 3: 23-24 Whatever you do, do it wholeheartedly, as to the Lord and not to men, knowing that from the Lord you will receive the reward of the inheritance; for you serve the Lord Christ.

  • Godly servant-leadership
  • Professional facilities management practices
  • Safe work environment for FPO staff and campus
  • Influencing and providing solutions to improve the facilities management industry
  • Striving to be industry leaders
  • Verify what we specify to be done
  • Keep consultants accountable for their specification
  • Keep FPO accountable with statistical reports
  • Hold service contractors accountable to do what is paid
  • Pay bills on time
  • Provide FPO staff with meaningful work
  • Meeting deadlines
  • Keeping projects on budget and on schedule
  • Physical and environmental sustainability
  • Stewardship
  • Efficient processes
  • Energy Management
  • Unity in the midst of diversity to achieve DTS mission
  • Unified team within FPO to achieve DTS mission
  • Value staff as people with lives outside of FPO
  • Meeting government codes and standards