The Facilities Department is responsible for operating and maintaining the physical environment of the University Community. This includes 30 buildings valued at $500 million in 150 acres of grounds.
The staff of 29 full-time employees consists of technicians and skilled craftsmen with the skills and abilities to maintain the wide variety of buildings and equipment on the campus. These services must be provided in a manner, which minimizes disruption of instructional and public service missions of the University.
Facilities Department operates and maintains academic, office, apartments, residence halls, and leased buildings. Building items include roofs, electrical, plumbing, appliance, paint, carpentry, heating, ventilation and air conditioning. We are also responsible for the campus Post Office, Custodial, Transportation and Grounds, as well as the maintenance of the entire campus utility infrastructure, which includes high voltage electric, gas, sewer, and water.
FACILITIES MISSION STATEMENT
Facilities Department strives to support the academic mission of La Sierra University by providing quality service in an efficient and professional manner to ensure building safety and comfort. Our focus is to continually improve and ensure customer satisfaction.
We are a team of skilled technicians, craftsman, and management staff that maintains utilities, buildings, and grounds for the university community.
Emergency maintenance needs weekdays after 5:00pm and on weekends should be requested through the Security office (ext. 2222 or 951-785-2222).
Facilities/Physical Plant Staff:
Director Associate Director
Al Valdez Zoreh Afshar
Project Manager Custodial/Post Office Manager
Chuck Nelson Fernando Gutierrez
Sanford Harlan DeWayne Chrispens
Manuel Berumen Nenad Stegnjaic
Oscar Serio Dennis Brown
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Last update on May 10, 2010