Key Staff: Facilities Management

Bloemfontein Campus

Mrs M.C. Deysel (Ria)
Director: Head of Department
Extension: 2132 or 6028

Overall responsible for:

  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Financial Division of the Department
  • Administration of Assignments and Information Desk
  • Electrical Engineering Division
  • Maintenance of Buildings (workshops)
  • Grounds, Refuse Removal and Recycling Programmes
  • Building Cleaning Services:
  • Venue bookings and “O-booking”
  • Plans Services

Information Desk/Help Desk: 0800 204 683 (toll free number) or 2710/2855
The information desk is operated by Mrs Venetia Langenhoven.  She will deal with enquiries swiftly and effectively, will do follow up and provide the necessary feedback.

The information desk deals mainly with telephonic maintenance enquiries.  For maintenance enquiries she will sometimes have to contact the specific head of the division/section head or division to obtain the necessary background with regard to the problem/enquiry. She will also obtain information regarding the progress of the specific task/assignment and the date of completion in order to be able to give feedback to the client.

Mr J.A. Calitz (Anton)
Electrical Engineer
Extension: 9070
Responsible for the operation of the Bloemfontein Campus and outside campuses of the UFS with regard;

  • Occupational Health and Safety Act.
  • Operation and maintenance of the energy management system of the campus.

Mr C. Du Plooy (Casper)
Workshop Superintendent
General maintenance of buildings/grounds
Extension: 3217 or 6129

Mrs R. Kriel (Rianda)
Head of the Division
Financial Administration for Financial Resources
Extension: 2548

Mr G. Heunis
Head of Division
Plans Services
Extention: 3267

Mr E. De Lange (Ettiene)
Head of the Division
Building Cleaning Services and Venue bookings/“O-booking”
Extension: 2864 or 6101
For venue bookings: Contact Miss Nisa McGluwa directly: Extension: 2562 or 083 629 1807

Mr G. Hoogendoorn (Gerard)
Horticulturist
Grounds, Refuse Removal and Recycling Programmes
Extension: 3547 or 6149

Mrs C. Loubser
Head of Division
Administration of Assignments
Extension: 2465

Mr W. Butler (Willem)
Occupational Health and Safety Consultant

Extention: 2579 or 6021
(Refer to UFS Policy on Occupational Injury) 

South Campus

Mrs J. Combrinck
Co-ordinator: Facilities Management
Tel. +27 51 505 1324 (office)
Shortened cell number: X6142

Qwaqwa Campus

Mnr D. Mofokeng
Head of Maintenance: Facilities Management
Tel. +27 58 718 5064