We will delve into this subject in the article and by the end of the article all of us will be able to answer the questions asked here.
So, to put it a clear and simplified framework a handyman is one who does odd errands in any setup whether it be a domestic one, a private organisation or a government run setup. So the jobs he performs are handyman jobs which includes cleaning to performing maintenance and sometimes repairs too. They form a very trivial yet noteworthy existence in the functioning of a company. Handyman jobs can be categorised as rescue jobs. In India local handyman services in Houston are quite popular, young boys aged 14 to 20 are seen running errands for their employer, doing odd jobs such as brining tea during recess, repairing cupboards, cleaning the basements etc.
Handyman jobs are no simple and come with a lot of responsibilities. Some of them are mentioned below:-
- Cleaning , dusting , mopping
- Maintenance and light repairs
- Repair and paint windows, doors, ceilings, roofs etc
- Maintain air conditioners and other electrical appliances
- Garbage disposal and collection
- Electrical repairs
Skills and Requirements
A premium service provider handyman must have basic electrical, plumbing, customer service knowledge etc. Their skills and knowledge include :-
- Ability to use hand tools
- Good communication skills with tenants
- Good time management skills
- Apt problem tackling skill
- Basic mathematical knowledge
A handyman should have a minimum of two years’ experience to reach an expert level. Handyman jobs are basic plumber, electrician, and cleaner jobs and require basic skills and knowledge.
Hence, as a conclusion we can say that a job of a handyman includes providing trivial and basic services for the organisation or domestic setup in which he/ she is working this could range from distributing tea and snacks during recess to plumbering and repairing various mechanical breakdowns . A handyman earns a minimum wage per hour or per day depending on the employer’s norms.