001-215 Buildings/Facilities Maintenance

General Fund - Public Works

Department Information and Background

The Building Maintenance Team is responsible for the maintenance and repair of all City owned facilities and equipment associated with them. They are also responsible for all security systems, fire extinguishers, fire sprinkler systems, welding, pest control, and the ordering and being the central store for janitorial supplies.

Department Goals and Objectives

  • Continue to improve a plan of action to ensure repairs are accomplished in a reasonable time frame.
  • Assure that the Building Maintenance Team has become the most productive and qualified as can be expected.
  • Continue to evaluate conditions of all City buildings to determine type of repairs needed.
  • Assist Departments/Teams with annual budget preparations regarding maintenance needs.
  • Ensure all outside agencies performing work for the city are licensed and complying with Safety Standards.
  • Maintain a complete stock of janitorial supplies to support City requirements.
  • Increase construction and electrical repairs in-house, reducing costs to the city by using fewer contractors.
  • Continue to seek out and implement using earth friendly/green chemicals/supplies.

Plan more education on codes, electrical, building, etc.

  • Continue to implement Energy conservation initiatives.
  • Ensure the custodians are keeping up to our high service level expectations.

Department Appropriations

Department Staffing