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∙ Responsible for campus deliveries
∙ Does furniture and office moving. File Cabinet contents need to be packed in boxes  
∙ Sets up for lectures and events other than catered meals. Caterers are responsible for their own set-ups and clean-ups.
∙ Pest control for buildings and dorms. A technician is on campus four Wednesdays each month, and General Services’ personnel treat minor problems at other times.
∙ Equipment available for campus events includes folding chairs, 6’ and 8’ tables, small tents, coat racks, etc.
∙ Responsible for dormitory and classroom furniture
∙ Maintains University’s 10,500 square foot storage facility in the PPS Warehouse compound.
∙ Oversees electronic and confidential materials disposal. A facstaff e-mail will be sent when the shredding company is scheduled to be on campus. You may e-mail to request a Work Order to pick-up and shredding of your confidential materials. A charge will be made to the department’s budget for General Services’ time.
∙ Freight deliveries can be off-loaded at the Warehouse between 7:00-11:00 a.m. and 1:00-3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. You need to notify the Work Order desk at ext. 1264 twenty four hours prior to delivery.
∙ Manages University self service gas station. (For University vehicles only)
∙ Provides Motor Pool support for PPS vehicles and equipment.
            * Note: PPS Motor Pool does not service non-department vehicles. 

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Sewanee: The University of the South735 University Ave, Sewanee, TN 37383931.598.100035.204826-85.921674