AuditMate and Your Vendor Relationship

AuditMate and Your Vendor Relationship

Sierra Stonich At the outset of my facilities maintenance career, my elevator vendor was my favorite vendor. From the technician, to the sales representative, to the superintendent and the office staff – dealing with my vendor was fun, and they…

 I have an elevator inspection report; now what?

I have an elevator inspection report; now what?

Code Authority Inspections Unfortunately, every jurisdiction handles elevator inspections and elevator inspection reports differently. As a result, this is an area that can cause a lot of confusion for elevator owners about how to make sure they are in compliance…

 The Old School

The Old School

Man, I’ll tell you that the old school ways were great but were they better? NO WAY, NO HOW! I am an old-school guy. Ask anyone who knows me. I Wash my truck in the driveway Saturday mornings; I read…

 CHOOSING THE RIGHT COMPANY FOR THE JOB

CHOOSING THE RIGHT COMPANY FOR THE JOB

CHOOSING THE RIGHT COMPANY FOR THE JOB What is the best way to evaluate a potential elevator/escalator service provider? Do you consider size, route density in your area, quality and expertise of the technicians, and responsiveness to callbacks? All these…

 Communication is a big deal

Communication is a big deal

Communication is a big deal Many years ago, when I went from the field to the office I worked as an account manager for a couple of years. My boss at the time said something that stuck with me my…

 The “MAINTENANCE VISIT”

The “MAINTENANCE VISIT”

When I was in the field every service mechanic carried a toolbox, tool bag, etc with them, wherever they went. Later in my career when I was managing more than 50 technicians, I would take a couple of days per…