Facilities, Maintenance & Operations


Phone 805-378-1454
Fax 805-378-1593
Location  FM&O Building
Hours of Operation:
7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m, M-TH
8:00 a.m. - 12 noon, F

John Sinutko, Director, Facilities, Maintenance & Operations
Email jsinutko@vcccd.edu

Katharine Boyd, Administrative Assistant
Email kboyd@vcccd.edu

Steve Timmons, Assistant Director,  Facilities, Maintenance & Operations
6 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. M-F
Email stimmons@vcccd.edu

Brian Sherman, Interim, Grounds Supervisor

Hours:  TBA

Email:  bsherman@vcccd.edu

Eric Lopez, Custodial Supervisor II
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. M-TH
8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. F
Email elopez@vcccd.edu

VACANT, Maintenance & Operations Supervisor
6:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. M-TH
6:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. F

Warehouse Hours of Operation: 
7:00 a.m - 3:00 p.m. M-TH
7:30 a.m.- Noon Fridays

The Facilities, Maintenance and Operations Department ensures that the College's learning and working campus environments remain safe, comfortable, and functional for its students and staff.  Through preventive and routine maintenance and renovation and refurbishment, Facilities, Maintenance and Operations extends the useful life of our facilities and equipment, maximizes operational effectiveness by minimizing service disruptions and system failures, and maintains and improves the aesthetic qualities of our facilities.

Facilities, Maintenance and Operations is responsible for maintaining and operating some of the following:

  • Interior and exterior architectural and structural systems;
  • Building automation and energy management systems;
  • Grounds preservation and maintenance;
  • Electrical lighting and power systems;
  • Heating, ventilating and air conditioning (HVAC) systems;
  • Fire alarm, emergency power, and lighting systems;
  • Plumbing systems;
  • Carpentry needs;
  • Painting services;
  • Lock services;
  • Custodial services; and
  • Transportation services.

Campus Projects

Our Facilities, Maintenance and Operations staff are continually working to meet the needs of our growing campus community. Detailed information on current building projects can be found here, while a list of completed and pending projects can be found here. Details on each are also provided at the monthly meetings for the Fiscal Planning Committee, the Campus Environment Committee, and Facilities / Technology CAP.