This week we begin a three-part series elaborating on various aspects of maintenance task assignment and staff structuring.
To begin, let's take a close look at a method of organizing staff and their maintenance tasks called “unit maintenance.”
Unit Maintenance Defined
Unit maintenance is employing self-contained maintenance crews to manage specific locations. For example, you might designate a particular crew to maintain a park. That team must maintain the entire park. Here are some pros and cons of using the unit maintenance method.