The mission of the Facilities Management Department is to furnish quality building services in County-owned and leased facilities for County agencies, their employees, and the public doing business with them in order to provide a safe and comfortable working environment that is conducive to the accomplishment of their missions. The department serves a support function for all county departments and constitutional officers.
Facilities Maintenance is responsible for approximately 40 buildings of 650,000 square feet, plus courtyards, sidewalks and parking lots. Staff coordinates the daily preventive and emergency maintenance tasks on a weekly, monthly, semi-annual and annual schedule to ensure that all facilities, systems and equipment operate continuously seven days a week, 365 days a year.
In addition to performing building maintenance, the division provides building renovations and improvements, landscape installation and maintenance, janitorial services, moving services, set up for meetings and any support services county-wide.
The department is responsible for contract monitoring for a variety of contracted services such as mowing, HVAC systems, security systems, elevators, fire alarms, etc. In addition, staff prepares the plans and bid specifications for a wide range of capital and non-capital facility projects throughout the county.
Most building repair, maintenance, construction and custodial trades are represented including: Electrical, plumbing, HVAC, framing, concrete, drywall, roofing, tile, cabinetry, finish carpentry, painting, cleaning, sanitation floor care and all other misc. maintenance activities.