Help Yourself by Understanding How to Best Request & Track Your Work Requests

Tracking Maintenance and Construction Work Requests

Understand Maintenance Work Types and the types of Work Orders used to accomplish the work to better track your work.  See Maintenance Type Codes for a completing listing the of work types used in FAMIS to understand how they will show when you are tracking work within FAMIS Self-Service.

  • Preventive Maintenance - PM
    • An individual work order is written for each PM.
  • Reactive Maintenance - RM
    • Either an individual work order is written for each event or the work is done on a Standing Work Order if the work falls within the work limits of the Standing Work Order.
  • Corrective Maintenance - CM
    • Either an individual work order is written for each event or the work is done on a Standing Work Order if the work falls within the work limits of the Standing Work Order.
  • New constructions - NC
    • An individual work order is written for each event.

See How Work Flows through FAMIS for a better understanding of:

Tracking the work

  • Tracking FAMIS Self-Service is the on-line tool available to track how your work is doing.  FAMIS Work Flow provides a description of the status for each step of the work.  Use the status to know where your work is in the process.
Page Updated 11.25.2013