This unit employs approximately 57 positions on the Denton campus and is responsible for the cleaning, disinfecting and care of facilities including common spaces, lounges, offices, restrooms, hallways, event spaces, and classrooms. This division also assures the cleaning of exterior and interior windows systems with contract professionals assisting with the exterior elevations. This group changes air conditioning filters in Stark and Guinn Halls, shampoos carpets and furniture, strips and waxes floors, and performs set-ups and tear-downs for special events such as athletics competitions, graduations and wedding ceremonies, etc. They are responsible for ordering supplies and any equipment that is needed for all the buildings to work more efficiently. The custodians are major players in our recycling program through their efforts to separate all recycled items and disposes of them independently of the trash collected from offices, classrooms, and public spaces. Most of the staff begin their day at 4:00am but some stay until 1:00am to cover all the needs of the University.
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