Environmental Services

This program is designed to give you classroom and lab learning experiences in the care and maintenance of buildings, fixtures and furnishings. You may participate in a co-op program and a supervised work experience during your senior year.

Skills Learned

  • Stripping, Waxing & Buffing Floors
  • Care & Maintenance of Tile, Wood, Concrete & Ceramic Floors
  • Operation of Lo-Speed & Hi-Speed Floor Machines, Automatic Walk-Behind Scrubber, Pressure Washers & Carpet Cleaning Machines
  • Trash & Hazardous Waste Removal
  • Office & Warehouse Cleaning
  • Teamwork & Employability
  • Work Scheduling
  • Cleaning of Walls, Paneling & Windows
  • Safety Procedures
  • Inventory Purchasing

Program Highlights

  • Experience working in local businesses performing a variety of building and maintenance functions 
  • Team with building maintenance professionals to operate a variety of hi-speed floor and carpet equipment 
  • Develop skills to help you keep your job, do your job, and troubleshoot and maintain floor and carpet equipment

Career Focus

Prepared for immediate employment or apprenticeship. Students are also eligible to earn international industry certification.

Opportunities:

  • Custodial Staff:
    • Schools
    • Universities
    • Hospitals
  • Industrial Custodial Staff
  • Cleaning Companies:
    • Carpet Cleaning
    • Fire Damage
    • Office
    • Residential
  • Cruise Ships & Large Hotels

Environmental Services