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Handymen handle a variety of light household tasks, from hanging a door to fixing the plumbing. Their resumes showcase such skills as installing doors and appliances, cutting and measuring materials, providing quotes to customers, and repairing and refurbishing household items like refrigerators, drywall, and indoor plumbing. There are no formal education requirements to become a Handyman, but sample resumes show that a high school education is recommended. High schools also often offer workshop classes that can be useful in learning the basics of such relevant trades as carpentry and plumbing.

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1

Handyman

Manage repair and maintenance of buildings as required

  • Investigate possible problems and manage solutions accordingly
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks on a regular basis
  • Determine tools and equipment needed for individual repair or maintenance job.
  • Prepared reports of completed and pending work
Candidate Info
43
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
2

Handyman

Contracts with various schools and performing repairs by welding furniture, miscellaneous electric items and any other related repairs

  • General maintenance of school grounds such as mowing lawn and maintenance of buildings as required
  • Investigate possible problems and manage solutions accordingly
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks on a regular basis
  • Fix electrical fixtures and manage plumbing problems effectively
  • Determine tools and equipment needed for individual repair or maintenance job
Candidate Info
41
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
3

Porter/handyman

Specializing in interior/exterior cleanliness of the building; trash removal, assisting in the renovation of vacant units and special projects as assigned

  • Responsible for communications regarding tenants complaints and insuring the best possible compromise
  • Works hands on with painting and renovations
  • Assist superintendent with daily activities
  • Vacuums hallways, sweep stairways and other common walkways to make sure they are clear of dirt and cobwebs. Shampoos carpets as necessary.
  • Assist in maintenance in apartment clean up such as light bulb replacement, appliance removal and replacement, removal and disposal of furniture from vacant apartments.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
HS
High School Diploma
4

Handyman

Installed electrical outlets and devices.

  • Repaired washers, dryers and other electrical devices as contracted.
  • Performed landscaping, built doghouses, and installed fencing.
  • Ran cable for satellite/cable systems, ran PVC to septic tanks and repaired leaks.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Electricity / Electronics Technical Core
C
Electronics
5

Handyman/equipment Operator

Ability to prioritize and plan projects. Capable leader when directing other associates on how to get those project completed

  • Regularly interacted and collaborated with outside contractors to get project done in a timely fashion
  • Received forklift certification in order to operate various types of forklifts
  • Preformed minor repair and preventative maintenance on forklifts, dock doors, and conveyors
  • Excellent at managing several project concurrently and meeting deadlines for the different departments
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Biblical Studies
BA
Bachelor of Arts
6

Porter Handyman/doorman (full-time)

Dispose of garbage

  • Performed basic plumbing and electrical work
  • Install large house hold appliances
  • Clean Multiple buildings
  • Maintain stock and inventory
  • Assisted elderly tenants get around
  • Collected packages for tenants
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Criminal Justice
7

Superintendant / Handyman

  • Performed repairs, and new installations on electrical devices, carpentry, plumbing, windows, floors, doors of a 37 unit apartment building.
  • Serviced and performed daily and weekly maintenance on boiler.
  • Cleaned and maintained the inside as well as outside of the buildings structure.
  • Maintained garbage and recycle for pick up on specific days of the week.
  • Scheduled appointments for work orders designated for tenants.
Candidate Info
4
months in
workforce
4
months
at this job
AS
Facility Management Technology
8

Handyman

Determine tools and equipment needed for individual repair or maintenance job

  • Exceptional ability to read and interpret blueprints and manuals
  • Efficient written and verbal communication skills
  • Cleaned tools and equipment used in maintenance and repair work
  • Thorough understanding of current health and safety guidelines
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

Doorman / Handyman

Welcome Tenants by holding the door for them.

  • Receive, store, or deliver luggage or mail for Tenants.
  • Notify Superintendent concerning the need for major repairs or additions to building operating systems.
  • Call Tenants to notify that guests have arrived.
  • Providing Tenants with any needed assistance.
  • Performing repairs and service equipment for Tenants.
  • Maintenance in Tenant apartments including repairing, assembling and installing.
  • Install, service, and repair electronic equipment.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Certificate
10

Handyman

Chief Operating Officer/Managerial Accounting

  • Develop and plan operational strategies to enhance business growth.
  • Initiate and execute project management strategies.
  • Plan and develop facilities and human resources to build growing opportunities for a business growth.
  • Build, plan and implement security and safety operations strategies around business facilities.
  • Develop, plan, deploy and improvise operational capabilities.
  • Ensure compliance of federal, state and local laws and regulations for all jobs.
  • All (GAAP) Generally accepted accounting principle functions within the business (AR, AP, Reconciliations)
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job

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