Laney College

Custodial Services


Custodial Services is responsible for maintaining a clean environment within all buildings on the Laney College campus, including classrooms, common areas and offices.  Additional responsibilities include grounds maintenance, event set-up and providing custodial supplies.


Services Provided

During the semester these services are not billable to the requesting department:

  • Cleaning classroom carpets/floors, and vertical writing surfaces and trays
  • Cleaning restrooms and replenishing supplies
  • Cleaning windows
  • Dusting common area surfaces
  • Emptying trash cans in common areas
  • Locking and unlocking keyed main entrances of buildings
  • Maintaining and distributing custodial supplies
  • Maintaining common area floors/carpets
  • Ordering custodial supplies
  • Replacing light bulbs
  • Special event set-ups
  • Vacuuming office, emptying trash and recycling

During the semester break these services are performed by Custodial Services:

  • Deep cleaning, stripping and waxing of floors
  • Pressure washing the grounds and facades of buildings

Custodial Services does not:

  • Move heavy furniture
  • Move personal belongings in order to clean
  • Clean laboratory, bench tops, countertops, sinks, or maintain sink-related items
  • Personal carpeting and area rugs are not owned or maintained by Custodial Services


Requesting Custodial Services

The custodial staff receives and processes requests directly from the Business Office.  To request custodial services for all campus facilities and event set-ups, email the Business Office at


Staff Contact

Vacant, Head Custodian,, 510-464-3115 (Day time shift)

Quaran Dixon, Lead Custodian, qdixon@peralta, 510-464-3115 (Graveyard shift)