Technician, Handyman Solutions in Lewis Center, OH at Sears Home Services

Date Posted: 3/12/2018

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Job Description

Req/Job ID: 920182BR
Employing Entity: Sears, Roebuck and Co.
Employment Category: Regular, Full-time
Job Function: Facilities/Maintenance
Store ID: 25037: Handyman Solu - Columbus OH

The Sears Technician, Handyman Solutions is responsible for providing quality general maintenance, general carpentry and other related services to customers. This position provides services that include repair work, maintenance work, both interior and exterior, painting, and include light plumbing jobs such as fixing a leaky toilet or light electric jobs such as changing a light fixture.

Job Requirements


  • Provides various handyman services to customers related to general carpentry and maintenance
  • Telephones each customer before arriving at the job site to confirm scheduled appointment and keep customer informed of any potential delays.
  • Arrives on time with necessary materials and tools in Sears Handyman Solutions shirt, long pants, and boots.
  • Surveys and discusses in detail with the customer any services to be completed.
  • Ensures safe driving of Company vehicles to the next scheduled appointment
  • Ensures that all pre-assigned jobs are successfully completed and to be able to work independently within team environment.
  • Reviews all paperwork required for each service and obtain needed signatures from the customer
  • Completes and reviews invoices with the customer and secures payment for service
  • Cleans up after assigned jobs to satisfaction of the customer and meets company established standards of job completion
  • Completes all paperwork upon returning to the branch, and turns in all invoices, payments and charges to designated person
  • Performs miscellaneous duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 5-10 years of related experience
  • Valid Driver License for the State of employment
  • Up to 50% travel
  • 18 years of age or older


  • Min 5 years of experience in general maintenance; general carpentry or a related field is required.
  • Ability to maintain a good driving record in compliance with Company requirements
  • Ability to remain informed of current industry knowledge
  • Ability of good customer service techniques
  • Ability to read, write, and interpret documents including but not limited to instructions, contracts / agreements, estimates and invoices.
  • Ability to complete all company forms, and have familiarity with company guidelines on needs for placing a job on order
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using proportions, and percentages.
  • Ability to calculate and determine dimensions and materials needed to complete jobs assigned.
  • Ability to communicate effectively on all aspects of the job with customers, co-workers and managers (both orally and in writing)
  • Ability to represent the Company in a professional manner at all times, which includes conformance to the Code of Conduct and
  • Sears' Ethical Business practices
  • Ability to frequently required to lift and carry up to 50 lbs and occasionally up to 100 lbs.
  • Ability to frequently crawl, bend, climb, stand for long periods, and stoop.
  • Ability to drive/travel long distances of 5 or more hours a day
  • Ability to drive in various weather conditions for long periods of time and in various demographic areas