We need someone with awesome handyman skills

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The Exchange

Hello everyone! We are in search of a skilled handyman to help with day to day upkeep and cosmetic repairs of our lovely hostel. In this role, you will be hands-on in making changes/improvements leaving your own mark on our awesome hostel. You MUST have knowledge of working with power tools. Experience in construction or carpentry is a HUGE bonus. EU/UK PASSPORT REQUIRED


20 hours of help per week

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

What you get

3 days off per week

Team Dorm: You're part of a team! Get to know them in your dormitory.

Breakfast: Get your free breakfast, the most important meal of the day.

Cook your own meal: Feel free to prepare your own meal here

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.

Free Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get free tours and explore.

Free Events: Be part of something! Get free events.

Free Pub Crawls: Be ready to have fun! Get free pub crawl passes.


Intermediate English or Intermediate Portuguese

Over 20 years old

European Union Passport

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

With our work exchange program, you will work 20 hours per week in exchange for a bed in one of our staff dormitories, breakfast each morning, and a few other benefits.
We are looking for someone who is flexible, open-minded, and social. We like to work hard and play hard as well! We like to go out as a staff and have loads of fun.

Activities & Shift

The shifts will be flexible and the activities will involve painting, repairs, and general fixes!