To create, maintain and enhance our campus through continuous improvement and sustainable practices.
To be a progressive, customer-focused organization that is recognized as a leader in providing exceptional service and responsible stewardship of university resources.
Welcome to the Facility Services website. To the left and below you will find a listing of all Major departments within Facility Services and related information on the departments. To the right you will see commonly used Quicklinks for Design Professionals, Contractors, Faculty, Bids and RFQ's.
Employee Services coordinates payroll, position posting, candidate interviews, the hiring process, onboarding and student worker information for Facility Services.
The Office of Sustainability engages NAU students, employees, and community members around sustainable initiatives to meet our mission and fulfill our vision. The Office utilizes NAU's Climate Action Plan to promote environmental stewardship in the areas of Recycling and Waste Minimization, Transportation, Operations, Procurement, Water, Energy and Climate Change, Academics, and Research.
The Fiscal Operations group manages, reviews and processes all financial activity for the Facility Services department.
Operations and Maintenance is responsible
for the maintenance and continued safe operation of campus facilities, and for
prolonging the useful life of facilities. Operations and Maintenance is
tasked with operation and maintenance of campus buildings with respect to
electrical, custodial, building access, fire life safety, plumbing, general
maintenance, carpentry and paint. Operations and Maintenance is also
responsible for maintaining the campus grounds, which includes snow
removal. Additionally, Operations and Maintenance is responsible for
maintaining the transportation service center, as well as the moving
department. On a day-to-day basis, Operations and Maintenance works
together to complete a wide variety of services in order to provide a functional,
safe environment. Our departments are a mix of multi-talented,
multi-skilled trades personnel experienced in all areas of building systems,
both internally and externally.
The Planning, Design and Construction (PDC) of Facility Services guides development of large projects on the NAU campus and statewide. From initial decisions as to what projects should be developed for the year, to bids, blueprints, renderings, management of construction and opening, PDC does it all.
The Engineering team provides leadership and support to Facility Services and the campus in a number of areas of expertise. The NAU Fire Marshal, through the Fire Prevention Office, is responsible to provide a fire safe campus environment. This includes evaluation of all campus facilities for fire hazards and also fire safety education and training. The NAU Building Official or his duly appointed agent provides code review of construction documents, issues building permits and performs required inspections to ensure compliance with project requirements, NAU Technical Standards and appropriate codes. The GIS/CAD/Document Storage team is responsible to extend the GIS data base of all campus assets, provide CAD drawing support and manage storage of building drawings and documents. The Engineering team provides engineering and technical support for projects and other units within Facility Services. The Material Safety Official provides inspections and hazard control/abatement services related to hazardous building materials including asbestos, lead and PCB.
The Facilities Services IT (FIT) group performs day to day, short term and long term projects of Information Technology operations for Facility Services.