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Facilities Operations

  • SchoolDude LogoThe Facilities Operations Group has the responsibility for maintaining and repairing the physical facilities and mechanical systems of the university in a cost-effective manner.

    In addition, the group provides construction services for departmental funded renovations and specially funded building and campus upgrades. Facilities Operations has a diversified staff representing various trades, as well as management staff for planning jobs and managing outside contractors.

    Below is a list of Facilities Operations services:

  • Afternoon Shift
    Maintenance for the repairs and emergencies which occur on the 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. shift
    Automotive Shop
    Automotive services maintains, services, and repairs university-owned vehicles, equipment, and emergency generators.
    Electric Shop
    Maintenance of campus electrical needs
    Grounds
    Maintenance of 240 acres of cultivated and uncultivated property owned by IUP
    Carpentry Shop
    Carpentry and locksmith services
    Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning
    Heating and cooling maintenance
    Mechanical Shop
    Mechanical shop includes elevator maintenance.
    Paint Shop
    This shop consists of one painter/plasterer, four painters, and one sign painter.
    Plumbing
    Maintenance of plumbing for seventy buildings
    Non-Maintenance Facility Repairs
    While maintenance workers do maintain most of the facilities on campus, there are certain equipment and services other departments maintain.
    Custodial Services
    Responsible for day-to-day upkeep of university buildings and event set ups
    Recycling
    IUP recycling guidelines: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
    Facilities Operations Administration
    Facilities Operations Management Administration Office
    Event Setup: Do I Have to Pay?
    Charges for event support are dependent on the amount of personnel needed to support the event. If above normal staffing is required, charges are likely.