Handyman job description template | Workable

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Handyman Responsibilities

Include:

  • Cleaning facilities by sweeping, dusting etc.
  • Performing maintenance and light repairs
  • Performing routine landscaping on the grounds

handyman job description

Job brief

We are looking for a reliable Handyman to undertake upkeep and repair tasks at the interior or exterior of company premises. We’ll rely on you to keep our facilities in perfect condition by doing various odd jobs.

Deft hands and technical knowledge are important parts of a handyman’s arsenal. You must be well-organized with strong general repair skills. A keen eye for detail and physical stamina are valued greatly in this job.

Responsibilities

  • Clean facilities by sweeping, dusting etc.
  • Perform maintenance and light repairs
  • Perform routine landscaping on the grounds
  • Paint and fill gaps or crevices (on walls, sidewalks etc.)
  • Undertake light installation or carpenting (e.g. build cabinets)
  • Repair equipment or appliances
  • Assist tradespeople with electrical, plumbing or HVAC repairs
  • Undertake duties as assigned or emergency tasks (e.g. shoveling snow)
  • Identify and report the need for major repairs

Requirements

  • Proven experience as handyman
  • Experience with hardware tools and electrical equipment
  • Basic understanding of electrical, plumbing or HVAC systems
  • Basic math skills
  • Good communication ability
  • Well-organized and apt in problem-solving
  • Attention to detail
  • High school diploma or equivalent