J. Reuben Long Detention Center has its own full service maintenance operations section that is on-site. Maintenance oversees and provides maintenance services for all buildings and grounds for the facility. The Detention Center sits on approximately 12 acres of land and has 20 housing units that comprise of over 1,000 beds for inmates. They also order supplies for the Detention Center and provide such services as electrical, plumbing and HVAC.
Maintenance operates seven days a week and employs nine full-time employees that consist of one maintenance supervisor, three custodians, three technicians, and two trades workers. The maintenance staff is conscientious and proactive in preventive maintenance in an effort to save taxpayers money.