We're looking for home maintenance contractors

Published on 01 November 2019

Council is looking to establish a panel of paid Contractors to provide home and property maintenance services to Council’s Aged and Disability Services clients.

By improving and maintaining the safety of clients' properties we can enable them to remain living at home as independently as possible.

Are you a handy man/woman who would like to make a difference in people's lives - and get paid doing it?

Apply now!


Service Specifications

Home Maintenance tasks may include but are not limited to:

  • Change of light globes and batteries for smoke alarms (provide own ladders with appropriate safety features)
  • Changing of tap washers
  • Minor home repairs
  • Cleaning of spouting (provide own ladders with appropriate safety features)
  • Cleaning of windows (inside and out, screens, includes de-cobwebbing)
  • Cleaning of inside walls and or ceiling
  • Generally speaking no visit should take longer than 3-4 hours; any exceptions must be discussed with the purchasing officer.

Home Modifications tasks (as directed by an Allied Health Professional) may include but are not limited to:

  • Installation of grab rails
  • Installation of bannister rails
  • Removal of shower doors/internal or external doors
  • Installing hand held shower
  • Installation of safety hinges
  • Exit/entry ramps

Garden Maintenance tasks:

  • Pruning of shrubbery away from pathways and doorways
  • Clearing debris from pathways and veranda by blower or broom
  • Pressure washing footpaths
  • Removal or rubbish and/or greenwaste
  • Generally speaking no visit should take longer than 3-4 hours; any exceptions must be discussed with the purchasing officer.

Next steps

If you are interested and able to provide any or all of the above services within the Baw Baw Shire area please access Council’s E-Procurement Portal and then:

  • click the ‘Registration tab’
  • complete you registration
  • Download the tender documents for ‘CON 2019070 Home Maintenance Services’
  • Submit your tender before 2.00pm 21 November 2019 

Tender related questions need to be posted via Council’s E-Procurement Portal.