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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

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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


Supervisor, HVAC
(814) 441-1654
Maintenance Worker Utility
(814) 777-1011
David Brown
Facilities Project Manager 2
(814) 863-3343
Janelle Brown
Maintenance Worker Utility
Custodial Worker
Area Facilities Maintenance Worker
(814) 777-4635
Maintenance Worker, Plumbing & Piping
(814) 409-8884
Tim Peterman
Supervisor, Area Services 4
(814) 863-8550
Custodial Worker
(814) 883-1406
Maintenance Worker, Asbestos Removal & Insulation
(814) 777-3094