Handyman Job Description

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Handyman responsibilities

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

Handyman Job Description Template

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.


  • 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


  • 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

Handyman Job Description Examples

Handyman - in Lincoln, NE • Edward Rose & Sons

Limited time only $750 Sign-On/Retention Bonus*

We offer our full time employees...

Comprehensive benefits package, including 401(k) with company match

Generous paid time off programs

Competitive compensation plan

Employee referral program

Great work environment

Opportunities for advancement

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Handyman • Orsid New York

A Co-op in Queens is looking for Handyman who help the Super and the building with maintenance and upkeep.

Responsibilities...Perform basic tasks including painting and filling crevices, clean facilities and managing maintenance repairs.Perform repairs on company machinery, equipment or appliances.Detect and report the need for major maintenance repairs.Regularly check community spaces to ...

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Handyman • Sevita

REM Hennepin, a member of the Sevita family, provides services for Individuals with intellectual and development disabilities, Correction-based Services, Traumatic Brain Injury, Autism, other complex needs.

As a Maintenance Worker/Handyman you would ensure that all grounds and equipment are in good working order to ensure a safe, attractive and enjoyable living and working environment for the....

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Craftsman/Handyman • Ace Handyman Services South Sound

Come work for and be a part of the most trusted brand in hardware. Join our TEAM as we redefine the power of the trades and celebrate your skills–in seasonal maintenance, light construction, handyman services, carpentry, remodeling and drywall repair.

Preferred Qualifications and Requirements...• Experience as a Carpenter, Handyman or Handywoman, Maintenance Professional, Painter, etc.• Stan...

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