The Operations Department seeks to maintain District buildings in a clean, orderly and sanitary condition, and to provide a healthy environment in which learning can occur. This department is responsible for establishing and implementing cleaning and staffing formulas for daily operations of the District; inspecting all district buildings on a regular basis regarding custodial services; and organizing and maintaining an ongoing training program, including safety training, for the department’s personnel.
On a daily basis, custodians clean over 15 million square feet of space, the equivalent of 18 – 2,000 square foot homes per custodian, per night, to provide a clean and safe learning environment for students and staff.
Custodians vacuum and spot clean carpet on a daily basis; as well as clean and sanitize restrooms, classrooms, cafeterias, office areas, common areas, gyms and locker rooms.
The custodial workforce is divided into six clusters, each cluster supervised by an Area Manager, who reports to the Supervisor of Operations.
The Supervisor of Operations is responsible for day to day management and quality assurance.
Personnel issues are the responsibility of the Assistant Director of Human Resources.
The Director of Operations, who reports to the Assistant Superintendent of Support Services, provides departmental leadership.
The Operations Department moves all instructional and administrative furniture within the buildings and between facilities.
Fifty four maple wood gymnasiums and one hundred stage floors are refinished annually.
Operations pressure-washes sidewalks, exterior building surfaces, bus loading areas and trash pick-up areas.
Operations is responsible for cleaning common areas, administrative areas academic and animal, bird, and reptile areas of the Science Resource Center.
Cleaning and maintaining restrooms is conducted regularly as well as common areas and the yard at the ROPES pavilions of Moore, Millsap and Sheridan Elementary Schools.
The Operations Department sets up for all events at the CFISD Exhibit Center.
The field house and all public areas of Pridgeon Stadium and the Berry Center are cleaned and maintained on an as-needed basis.
In the event of graffiti/vandalism, Operations will remove from interior and exterior surfaces of all District buildings.
Repair and maintenance of cafeteria tables throughout the District and custodial equipment is also overseen by the Operations Department.
Districtwide dumpster and roll-offs. The Operations Department is also responsible for districtwide hazardous waste removal.
In addition to maintaining a clean and safe environment within and around District facilities, the District’s ten (10) swimming pools are also the responsibility of the Operations Department. The Aquatic Safety program includes regular cleaning of all District pools; regular maintenance and repair of all aquatic systems and components.
Assistant Director of Operations
Cell Number 281-796-9190
Cypress-Fairbanks Maintenance Center
11430 A Perry Road
Houston, TX 77064