Overseeing the functions of the facilities and operations for the County Office is the responsibility of the Maintenance and Operations section. In addition to providing building and ground maintenance, the unit also maintains the County Office of Education's fleet transportation unit, which includes a two-way delivery system between the County Office and local schools for media, library books, financial documents, and student systems records.
A prime function of Maintenance and Operations is the coordination of audiovisual equipment, warehousing operations, central supply services, and room reservation needs at the County Office of Education.
Maintenance and Operations also has major responsibility for compliance relating to disasters and emergencies as well as other mandates for:
- A.H.E.R.A. — Asbestos
- Blood borne pathogens
- Clean Air Act
- Facility Safety Officer
- Hazardous Waste Management
- Health Department/Cafeteria Services
- M.S.D.S. — Material Safety Data Sheets
- Postal Regulations
- Healthy Schools Act
- Disaster Preparedness
- Mail Services
- Underground Storage Tank
Maintenance and Operations Supervisor