The Building Maintenance Division consists of one civilian Building Maintenance Supervisor, one Custodian II, and two Custodian I positions. The Building Maintenance Division also has one authorized but unfounded Custodian I position. The Division is responsible for the repair, safety, sanitation, and appearance of the building and grounds maintenance. This service is provided to the main Nashua Police Department facility and the Department's two offsite locations consisting of 76,000 square feet.
The Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for supervising, assigning tasks to the maintenance staff, and evaluating employees. He is also responsible for the upkeep of the Departments facilities and provides basic carpentry skills to repair or modify the building facility. He also provides basic electrical skills to maintain electrical needs; provides basic plumbing skills; maintains the HVAC system. The supervisor assists the professional tradesmen in trouble-shooting repairs, locating issues, and installing and repairing equipment including the Fire Alarm System. The supervisor prepares the Divisions annual budget, contacts vendors for quotes, schedules maintenance, and maintains applicable accreditation standards pertaining to the holding facility and the emergency electrical back-up power system.
The Custodian II is responsible for providing basic plumbing, electrical, and carpentry duties as well as general building and grounds maintenance. The general building maintenance includes cleaning, dusting, washing, sweeping, vacuuming, polishing, painting, trash collection, disinfecting, and spraying insecticides in a timely manner. Additional duties included washing, buffing, stripping, and waxing of floors. The Custodian II also provides basic carpentry skills to repair or modify the building facility, provides basic electrical and plumbing skills and assists professional tradesmen in trouble shooting repairs. The duties also include assisting the Custodian I with their duties during absences or when vacancies occur.
The Custodian I is responsible for the general maintenance of assigned areas within the police facility. The Custodian I cleans and sanitizes assigned area’s to control any health hazards, assists in transporting trash and stolen/lost or found property, provides pick-up and delivery service of office supplies/furniture, maintains an inventory of supplies and basic tools. They supply, deliver and pick-up mail, supplies, and printing as needed. The Custodian I may furnish training to new employees and other related duties.