Facilities Management Solutions: Handyman

Introduction

To take action on and assist the skilled tradesmen by performing minor maintenance and repair work of a general nature

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Technical Requests:
  • Complete non-technical requests;
  • Facility maintenance;
  • Ad-hoc duties.
  • Ensure compliance to Health and Safety Act.
  • Attend to client complaints / requests and ensure all calls are logged at the helpdesk
  • Communicate repairs / feedback to Site Seniorvia Forcelink / daily report

Primary Duties

 

Technical Requests

  • Assist in corrective, planned and preventative maintenance.
  • Repairs to all building fabric, carpentry, joinery and plumbing
  • Repairs to locks, handles hinges and accessories
  • Repairs to venue seating, panels and fittings
  • Conduct minor building repairs, maintenance and painting
  • Maintain tool boxes and equipment
  • Report all technical defects and assist in rectifying
  • Perform daily routine building inspections and report to line manager
  • Manage general housekeeping and tools register

Secondary Duties

  • Move office furniture
  • Assist in unloading big deliveries
  • Move unused furniture or equipment to store
  • Maintain neatness of stores
  • Compile Store Stock Sheet
  • Familiarise with the layout and facilities of the site and adhere to the client house rules
  • Establish and maintain a good working relationship with the management and staff of the site where based
  • Adhere to ad-hoc reasonable requests from management

Facility Maintenance

  • Inspect all facilities are in good working order
  • Inspect arena seating and tribune seating
  • Inspect tiling and paved surfaces
  • Inspect all partitioning, ceilings, roof and building structure
  • Inspect windows and doors are all in good order
  • Inspect all painted surfaces are in good order

Report / communicate defects / repairs to Manager

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Grade 12
  • Min 2 year maintenance working experience in a built environment
  • Good comprehension of English / Afrikaans language
  • Preferable plumbing experience