Department responsibilities include operation and maintenance of the collection system and pumping stations, as well as maintenance of major treatment facility equipment. Staffing currently includes 17 full time employees. The Maintenance Director supervises the Department, with the Maintenance Supervisor of Facilities and Equipment providing direct supervision of mechanics and the Maintenance Supervisor of Collection Operations for direct supervision of the collection system staff.
Operation and maintenance of the collection system includes television inspection and maintenance on LASA-owned sewer lines and maintenance on 38 LASA-owned pumping stations and 1 Manor Township station. Maintenance of the treatment facility equipment includes preventive, predictive, and corrective maintenance on mechanical and electrical equipment.