Facilities Management

Announcement    Thursday, October 7, 2021
Message from Facilities for Informational Purposes: Georgia Power plans to rebuild the Milledgeville substation on October 11. They expect this to be complete by November 18. There are no planned outages or interruptions of power during this maintenance period. However, given the nature of this maintenance project, and in the event that an unexpected (and unlikely) outage does occur, we may experience slightly higher than average repair times from Georgia Power.
Announcement    Wednesday, September 29, 2021
On October 2nd, National Custodial Worker’s Recognition Day encourages appreciation to men and women who keep our schools and workplaces across the nation running smoothly. We especially want to recognize, and appreciate them for their hard work during this pandemic.  COVID-19 has thrust our custodial teams into a front-line battle with infection control.  They have graciously adapted and helped implement processes to address this global pandemic here at Georgia College. Custodial...
Announcement    Monday, September 13, 2021
The City of Milledgeville experienced a pump failure yesterday afternoon and has since resolved the issue.  Communication of the issue has been distributed across campus but with the temporary fluctuation in water pressure, discoloration within in the water system has occurred.  Allowing the faucet to run for a few minutes will help in the effort to clear the overall system.   Facilities Operations is continuing to monitor the situation and will give updates as provided to the University.
Announcement    Friday, August 27, 2021
This is a reminder that Purchasing will no longer process request for furniture purchases unless vendor installation is included. Facilities Management can no longer assemble furniture, including tables, chairs, or any other items that are delivered unassembled. Due to the high facility staff tempo and mounting backlog of work requests, assembly of furniture purchases is regretfully no longer economical or sustainable using in-house staff, particularly with ample vendor options that...
Announcement    Thursday, August 12, 2021
As the new semester begins, Facilities Building Services wants the campus community to be aware of how we will enter private space for cleaning.  We will continue to clean office spaces and other private spaces upon request through the School Dude work order system to ensure the safety of the occupant as the Delta variant of the COVID virus looms.    In the event of a COVID concern where someone tested positive or from exposure,  please report the matter to your supervisor and have...
Announcement    Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Dear Campus Community, As we approach start of fall semester, our Facilities Management team has been working hard to complete housing turnover and configure facilities in support of the broader return of faculty and students.   As in prior-years, we anticipate a significant surge in volume of work requests that has customarily challenged our facilities craftsmen as students and faculty re-occupy resident halls and offices.  During this time, we request your patience as we work through...
Announcement    Tuesday, June 8, 2021
Internal Job Posting - Facilities Management Facilities Management is now accepting internal applications for the Painter II position.  Information about the position can be found on the new Careers platform.  This posting will close on June 14, 2021. 
Announcement    Tuesday, June 8, 2021
Internal Job Posting - Facilities Management Facilities Management is now accepting internal applications for the Plumbing Shop Supervisor position.  Information about the position can be found on the new Careers platform.  This posting will close on June 14, 2021. 
Announcement    Wednesday, May 26, 2021
On the morning of Tuesday June 1, 2021, Georgia Department of Transportation will activate the new Hawk Crosswalk System on the Peabody Lot #12 crosswalk, at the intersections of West Montgomery Street and North Liberty Street. The new Hawk System will be identical to the new crosswalk system connecting Front Campus with Ennis Hall. The HAWK signal keeps traffic flowing until the pedestrian button has been pushed to activate the signal. The HAWK signal has several phases that drivers...
Announcement    Friday, May 21, 2021
Beginning Monday, May 24, 2021, southbound traffic on Liberty street between the intersections of West Thomas and West Montgomery will be changing to right turn only. This change is in conjunction with the installation of the Hawk crosswalk system at the Peabody Lot #12 crosswalk beside the intersection of Liberty and Montgomery.  The right turn only alteration will enhance pedestrian safety by preventing traffic from turning directly into the crosswalk.