Maintenance, Repairs, Painting : Everything looking like new and working 100%!

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The Exchange

The Worldpacker for this position will be our maintenance guy in the house! The WP will be responsible do all kind of repairs and help us to make sure everything in the house is working fine! There maybe be also chance to paint walls and rooms. - Worldpackers with maintenance / electricity work experience are one or two steps ahead! - Someone who knows how to Paint is also ahead


25 hours of help per week

Painting & Decorating: Help to maintain the appearance inside and outside the building.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

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

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

Discounts on Parties: Party on! Get discounts and party all night long.

Discounts on Pubs: Another pint, please! Get discounts and enjoy pubs/bars.

Discounts on Drinks: Drink up! Get discounts and order a few drinks.

Discounts on Tours: Don’t miss a thing! Get discounts and enjoy your free time.

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

Free Parties: Party on! Get free parties and party all night long.

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

Bikes at your disposal: Hop on my bike, baby! Free to use bicycles.

Surfboards: Right on, dude! Free to use surfboards.


Between 20 and 55 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa

Program Details

Experience Rio de janeiro and stay in one of the Best Hostels in Town!
Our Worldpacker program is about having a good time, sharing cultures and experiences and do our best to make Pura Vida Hostel even better!

Activities & Shift

25 hours a week: 5 days a week, 5 hrs shifts.
Main activities:
- Maintenance: Do all sort of repairs a big house may need
- Painting: Rooms, walls.
- Cleaning: Help with some cleaning
- Other activities: water our garden, help us to carry heavy stuff, put trash out.


Most Important Rule: Be pro active and have a good vibe