Mission Statement

The Sac and Fox Maintenance Department is a team of skilled persons and staff that maintains utilities and buildings for the Sac and Fox Nation and its people. Our mission is to provide quality service in an efficient and professional manner to ensure both building and grounds safety and comfort. Our focus is to continually improve and ensure the needs of the Sac and Fox Nation are met.

Maintenance Goals

  • Respond to work orders in a prioritized and expeditious manner
  • Ensure the health and safety of all personnel and visitors to the Sac and Fox Nation
  • Identify potential problems early so that corrective action may be planned, budgeted and completed in a timely manner
  • Identify and implement possible improvements that will reduce cost, improve services and result in more efficient operation

Buildings and grounds
These are to include but not limited to:

  • Electrical
  • Construction
  • Painting
  • Delivering supplies
  • Landscaping
  • Pool
  • Plumbing
  • HVAC
  • House keeping
  • Moving furniture
  • Preventive and routine maintenance
  • Parking lot lights

Motor pool

These are to include but not limited to:

  • Changing oil/filters/blades
  • Changing and/or fixing flats
  • Fueling vehicles
  • Rotating tires
  • Troubleshooting
  • Keeping track of fuel tank levels

Water and waste water systems
These are to include but not limited to: 

  • Work with Office of Environment Services concerning EPA standards
  • Chlorinate water system according to EPA standards
  • Record keeping
  • Repair water breaks (approx. 10 miles of water lines)
  • Sample water for testing
  • Treat sewer lines as preventative measures
  • Landscape around water wells and waste systems  
  • Unclogged sewer lines
  • Maintain potable water 
  • Monitor and upkeep of lagoons
  • Maintain eight water wells (five working, two emergencies, one offline)

Services for the Nation
These are to include but not limited to:

  • Funeral services: opening and closing grave, lowering of casket, landscaping cemetery/ceremonial areas.
  • Delivery of port-a-pots, tables, and benches wherever needed for ceremonial purposes.
  • Set up buildings and/or grounds for various activities for departments, committees, tribal members, and others.
  • Inspect work by contractors.

Contact

Maintenance Shop
(918) 968-4217

Maintenance Director


Maintenance Office Assistant
Kimberly Boone
Sac and Fox Nation
(800) 259-3970 ext. 2062
Kimberly.Boone@sacandfoxnation-nsn.gov

Facilities & Grounds Department

The Sac & Fox Nation Facilities & Grounds department maintains the Tribal Grounds and Facilities, vehicles & equipment. They maintain 20 buildings including driveways and parking lots. Water tower, eight (8) water wells and water lines. Two sewer lift stations, sewer lagoons and sewer lines. Mows approx. 120 acres of grass and maintains three (3) tribal cemeteries. Maintains RV Park, Mobile Home Park, Pow Wow grounds and Rodeo grounds. They also assist with tribal events, ceremonials and funerals.

Department staff includes the maintenance supervisor, Maintenance Technician Leader, Five Maintenance Technicians, and two custodians.