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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.
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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


Area Facilities Maintenance Mechanic
(814) 883-0966
Andrew Beben
Lead Tree Surgeon
(814) 777-2605
Maintenance Worker, Elevators
Ryan Belles
Heating & Ventilation Technician
(814) 753-2328
Sheet Metal Worker
PM Worker, Electrical
(814) 883-1089
Stuart Bickle
Janitorial Worker
Custodial Worker
(814) 777-0906
Area Facilities Maintenance Worker
(814) 777-8719