Unless you're the manager of your own maintenance department, you have to deal with the people higher up than you. For instance, if you run the maintenance facility for a Homeowner's Association then it's the board members you answer to and especially the Board President.
If you run a maintenance department then you know how important it is to be up and running at all times, as often as possible. And while it may not be the same as the PlayStation Network, downtime causes problems for everyone.
Parking lots are exposed to the elements and take a lot of abuse that can cause issues. Even indoor parking garages have needs that must be addressed in order to stop further damage. There are a lot of things that you can have done as a maintenance supervisor of your facility in order to ensure that the parking area remains in good shape for customers as well as employees.
While nothing may stop a dishonest employee from taking advantage of others, Work Order Software can help with keeping employees more honest even if they are tempted and keep accusations that are unwarranted at a minimum.
There is nothing more dysfunctional than trying to run a business where paperwork is easily lost or hard to find. Most maintenance facilities have a filing cabinet at best and at worst, paperwork all over a desk, around the room, and in different parts of the facility.
School Building Maintenance encompasses many tasks that have to be taken care of on a daily basis. Whether it's changing light bulbs or making sure that the bathrooms are in working order, that is just a start to what goes on.
The closing of Spring brings us just one season away from that most joyful of days: Global Handwashing Day.
Celebrated across the planet each October 15th by hundreds of millions of people, this grand 24-hour period serves as a reminder to school children, health care workers, foodservice workers, farmers, fathers, mothers, daughters, and sons to wash their hands with soap many times each day.
Let’s get right to the core of the matter: still air is bad. It makes for unhappy and unhealthy occupants, which makes for unsuccessful facilities. Indeed, if you are a facility manager you have got to ensure that your facility has quality air which means that you have got to make sure its air keeps on moving.