Harvard’s Facilities Maintenance Operations provides custodial service at Northwest and MCZ Laboratories. Cleaning occurs Monday through Friday from 6pm to 12:30am and on weekends, 6am-1:30pm unless otherwise requested.
Daily custodial operations include occupant areas, restrooms, meeting rooms, classrooms, lecture halls and public spaces. Custodial staff empty and clean all waste receptacles, vacuum rugs and carpeted areas, sweep and disinfect floors, disinfect all plumbing fixtures, spot clean partitions, restock restroom supplies as needed, wipe down doors and dust furniture as needed.Please contact Northwest Building Operations with questions.
Day Porter Services
The day porter is tasked with keeping the building clean throughout the day as well as assisting in event set-ups. Special requests of the day porter may be submitted through PRESTO, the online work order system or by calling the Building Operations Office at 496-6505 or 496-5336.
You may submit requests for furniture rearrangement by adding setup notes to your existing RoomBook room reservation or by emailling the Building Operations Coordinator. If you have questions or comments about custodial services, please contact Jim Sheehan at 496-5336 or Jesselynn Opie at 496-6505.