Building Maintenance: Core, Zones & Staff

 In compliance with the Facilities Services Mission Statement:

The Skilled Core and Zone Trades units typically provides project support for renovations, specialty maintenance operations and building upgrades. These units provides the campus with skilled employees for a variety of academic and residential projects and building maintenance. 

Skilled Core Trades include:

  • Welding
  • Painting
  • Data Networking Team
  • Electronic Systems Maintenance
  • Machining
  • Masonry
  • Carpentry
  • Plumbing
  • Electrical
  • Glazing
  • Locksmith Services
  • Security Systems Services
  • Moving Crew Services

Typical Project Work

  • Renovation and construction of offices, classrooms and campus facilities.
  • Install and test new sprinkler, security and fire alarm systems.
  • Run new telecommunication cable for audio/video and computer upgrades.
  • Install dedicated circuits and specialty lighting for campus-wide upgrades.
  • Install new kitchens, baths and specialty science labs.
  • Install ADA campus-wide upgrades for access and egress.
  • Special parcel deliveries and relocation of campus personnel and equipment.
  • Upgrade building security systems including keys, locks and card access.
  • Set-ups, power and wiring for special campus events.
  • Provide machine shop services.
  • Provide skilled personnel for special customer requests.
  • Manage campus-wide painting program with progressive seven year plan.


Contact Us

Facilities Services
SUNY Geneseo
Clark 119, 1 College Circle
Geneseo, NY 14454
Phone: (585) 245-5662

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Shane Cowdrick
Facilities Services
Assistant Director of Facilities Maintenance
Alan Hall
Facilities Services
Maintenance Supervisor II