Facilities Department Facilities Management at NASD
Management of North Allegheny's facilities is a very extensive responsibility. The array of buildings, equipment, and grounds is spread across the entire school district at nine primary locations, up to twelve miles apart. The maintenance and repair effort is centered at the Cumberland Campus. The Facilities Department office is located in the Facilities/Transportation Building at 400 Hillvue Lane.
To handle the tasks described above, the department has eighty-seven (87) NASD employees. These are organized into two primary groups, custodians and maintenance persons, seventy-one (71) and eleven (11) individuals are in each group respectively. The custodial group is made up of thirty-nine (37) regular custodians and thirty (32) utility custodian employees. The maintenance department consists of eight (8) regular maintenance staff and two (2) utility maintenance employees.
The custodians and utility cleaners are led by the Supervisor of Custodians. The maintenance personnel are led by the Supervisor of Maintenance. Two full time paraprofessionals are the Facilities Department secretaries. The department is managed by Mr. Robert Gaertner, P.E., Facilities Director.
The following is a list of physical plant maintained by the Facilities Department.
Twelve School Buildings
One Transportation Center
One Field House
Approximately 1,700,000 Interior Square Feet
A 7,500 seat, Lighted Stadium With Track And Artificial Turf
A Full-Size Competition Swimming Pool
23 Playing Fields
Two Competition Tracks
19 Tennis Courts
Total District Property Managed - 395 Acres
Maintained Grounds Totaling Approximately 100 Acres
Three Remote Sites, Totaling Approximately 70 Acres
24 Heating Boilers
35 Rooftop HVAC Units at NASH
23.5 Acres of Roofs
7.5 Miles of Roads
15+ Acres of Paved Parking Lots
Approximately 8,000 Work Orders Per Year
In addition to cleaning and maintenance, the department also provides the following district wide services and/or leadership.
Approximately 2600 building permits per year
Health and Safety Committee
Environmental Safety and Health Coordination
Building, Playground and Athletic Facilities Safety and Maintenance Inspections