Overview of Services
Custodial Services provides cleaning for all buildings on campus and consist of Custodial Services, Material Managements, Mailroom, Moves, and Waste Disposal.
"Providing exceptionally clean and sanitary environments for the CUMC community and visitors to learn, teach, research and work."
The Custodial Services segment is responsible for the cleaning activities in all buildings that receive General Fund and General Fee support. Custodial Services is a three-shift operation that covers over 2.300,000 gross square feet of space. Each shift is its own work group and is referred to by their working hours, 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Shifts. If you would like to find out what area your building is a part of, please check these listings (link to office cleaning schedule). To notify us of a cleaning concern please contact the main office at 212-305-3495.
Engineering Services provides engineering support, and continuous, reliable operations of building systems and the campus utilities infrastructure for Columbia University Medical Center.
- Engineering provides professional engineering support for the design, construction, operation and maintenance of all University facilities - to assure a safe, healthy, efficient and effective environment in support of the University’s teaching, research and public service programs.
- Maintains and operates critical building systems including fire/life safety systems, elevator systems, building environmental systems and controls, central clock systems, high voltage distribution systems.