We are seeking a skilled, immediately available Handyman with expertise in painting, decorating, and mastic work to join a busy site team in East London. As a Handyman, your primary responsibilities will include enhancing the aesthetics of various surfaces, performing maintenance tasks, and ensuring a high-quality finish in high-end residential units. Your proficiency in painting, decorating, and mastic application will be essential to the success of this role.
- Working hours 7:30am to 5:30pm (Monday to Friday)
- Saturday : 7:30am to 1:30pm (paid for the whole day)
Painting and Decorating:
- Prepare surfaces by cleaning, sanding, patching, and priming as needed.
- Apply paint, varnish, and other finishes using brushes, rollers, and spray equipment.
- Execute decorative finishes, such as wallpaper installation, textures, stencils, or faux painting.
- Ensure that all painting and decorating work meets quality standards and client expectations.
- Apply mastic sealant to various surfaces, including windows, doors, and joints, to prevent water infiltration and improve insulation.
- Perform repairs and replacements of old or damaged mastic.
- Ensure a clean and precise application of mastic for a watertight and professional finish.
- Properly prepare surfaces by removing old sealant, cleaning, and ensuring they are dry and free of debris.
- Fill gaps and joints with the appropriate mastic material.
Material and Equipment Management:
- Manage and maintain painting, decorating, and mastic equipment, tools, and materials.
- Keep an inventory of supplies and request restocking as needed.
- Follow all safety protocols and guidelines to ensure a safe working environment.
- Utilize safety equipment as required, including personal protective equipment (PPE).
- Inspect completed work to ensure it meets quality standards and client satisfaction.
- Make any necessary touch-ups or corrections to achieve a flawless finish.
- Interact professionally with clients and address their questions or concerns.
- Provide guidance and recommendations regarding paint colors, finishes, and decorating options.
- Proven experience as a Handyman with a focus on painting, decorating, and mastic work.
- Strong knowledge of painting techniques, materials, and finishes.
- Proficiency in mastic application and repairs.
- Attention to detail and commitment to delivering high-quality work.
- Ability to work independently and manage time effectively.
- Excellent communication and customer service skills.
- Physical fitness and stamina for physically demanding tasks.
- Understanding of safety protocols and guidelines.