Handyman (Fixed Term Contract)

Growthpoint Properties


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Springs, Gauteng, South Africa


Growthpoint provides space to thrive with innovative and sustainable property solutions. We are an international property company with assets on three continents and the largest South African primary REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) listed on the JSE. We own and manage a diversified portfolio of over 550 property assets, locally and internationally.

Growthpoint is a FTSE/JSE Top 40 Index company, a constituent of the FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Emerging Index and is in the FTSE4Good Emerging Index and FTSE/JSE Responsible Investment Index.


Job Functions
Construction,Facilities & Property Manager


Construction,Facilities & Property Management


    • Job purpose
    • Ensure that the house-keeping or general maintenance of the building/s and other handyman duties are undertaken with respect to Growthpoint’s planned maintenance and emergency work programme.
    • Duties and responsibilities
  • Ensure that compliance is maintained within required building and statutory regulations and Growthpoint standards;
  • Maintenance of efficient responses/feedback to complaints/queries received from tenants;
  • Carry out general maintenance or housekeeping duties as directed by work instructions;
  • All administration/correspondence and follow up functions related to the position.


    • Qualifications & Experience
    • Basic literacy skills (read and write English);
    • Matric plus minimum 3 years’ relevant experience OR must have a Handyman Course Certificate plus minimum 1-year experience;
    • Plumbing maintenance experience is highly preferred
    • A relevant trade qualification will be advantageous.
    • Competencies and Skills
    • Basic knowledge of the methods, material, tools, equipment, safety hazards and the safety precautions used in building management (Appropriate use of tools and experience in using them is necessary)
    • Painting, tiling, electrical and other general handyman skills
    • Tenant liaison experience is essential
    • Driver’s license and own transport (advantageous).
    • Working conditions
    • Ability to work after hours and on weekends when required
    • Must be willing to a hands-on approach – electrical, plumbing, HVAC installations, fire regulations.


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