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Buildings & Grounds

The Buildings and Grounds division handles maintenance, custodial and landscaping needs at the University Park campus. The unit provides services to Education and General (E&G) organizations, Housing & Food Services, Intercollegiate Athletics and Business Auxiliaries, and is made up of three sections.

Senior Director: Phillip Melnick

Custodial worker vacuums an office
Provides custodial services to academic, athletics and administrative facilities. Janitorial staff ensure a high degree of cleaning is performed across the University.
OPP Landscape workers collect leaves
Provides specialty services, including Landscape Operations, the Service Garage, Solid Waste Operations and Snow Removal for University Park.
worker inspects pipes
Maintenance Programs & Services is comprised of two departments, Buildings Services and Maintenance Programs, and is responsible for all routine maintenance of facilities at University Park.

People In Division


Glenn Bailey
Maintenance Worker, Area Landscaping
Environmental Systems Technician
(814) 308-3807
Maintenance Worker Utility
(814) 880-0878
Groundskeeper, Horticulture Worker
(814) 321-4290
Joshua Barndt
Maintenance Worker Utility
Maintenance Worker, Asbestos Removal & Insulation
(814) 441-8980
Lead Asbestos Removal & Insulation
(814) 883-0566
Maintenance Worker Utility
Environmental Systems Technician
(814) 883-2229