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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


Custodial Worker
Maintenance Worker Utility
(814) 777-2620
Waste Collector
(814) 880-2072
Goundskeeper, Landscape Construction
Timothy Boone
Maintenance Worker, Area Landscaping
Maintenance Worker Utility
(582) 221-8461
Supervisor, Custodial Operations
(814) 826-8369
Area Facilities Maintenance Worker
(814) 883-1529
Custodial Worker
(814) 777-4451
John Breezee
Supervisor, Weekend Shift Trades
(814) 826-8361