How do I qualify to be a Handy Banjo Helper?

As a Handy Banjo Helper, only our Pre-vetted and Reliable Handy Banjo Pros can reach out to you. Feel comfortable knowing you have a seasoned professional teaching and guiding you to get better at the skill you hope to own a business in someday. Every Handy Banjo Helper must at least have reliable transportation to get back and forth from jobs.

You qualify to be a Handy Banjo Helper by meeting the following requirements:

  1. Qualification required for Tier 1 helper – $12/hr (may vary based on city)
    – 0-1 Year Recommended of General Labor experience
    – Tools not required
    – Needs Direct Supervision
    ***YOU MUST LIST YOURSELF AS “Tier 1 Helper” if you strongly believe this is where you fit. All Helper listings are subject to approval to ensure proper level allocation.

  2. Qualification required for Tier 2 helper – $15/hr (may vary based on city)
    – 2-3 years Recomm. of General Labor Experience
    – Own a few tools and can use them proficiently
    – Needs Frequent Supervision
    ***YOU MUST LIST YOURSELF AS “Tier 2 Helper” if you strongly believe this is where you fit. All Helper listings are subject to approval to ensure proper level allocation.

  3. Qualification required for Tier 3 helper – $18/hr (may vary based on city)
    – 3+ years Recomm. of general labor Experience
    – Possess tools that are used regularly and can be used proficiently
    – Needs occasional supervision
    ***YOU MUST LIST YOURSELF AS “Tier 3 Helper” if you strongly believe this is where you fit. All Helper listings are subject to approval to ensure proper level allocation.

  4. Qualification required for Tier 4 helper / SUPER HELPER (You determine your hourly rate)
    – 5+ years min. of Experience
    – You have ALL the tools to be fully independent
    – Little to no direct supervision
    – Recommended Carrying Insurance
    All Helper listings are subject to approval to ensure proper level allocation.

What fees are associated with Helpers?

Handy Banjo Helper is a 1099 position. We charge a flat fee of 10% from what you earn through the platform

How long does it take for the money to appear in my bank account after the customer confirmed their satisfaction with the work performed?

The first transaction takes 7 business days. After the first transaction, all other transactions will take 2-3 business days.

How does a financial transaction work?

When a customer accepts a bid or directly wants to work with you,  they will be prompted to make a payment. The funds are transferred to an escrow. When you finish a milestone and the customer confirms their satisfaction with the work performed, the funds will be released and dispersed into your account.

How does the milestone payment plan work?

For requests of $600+, you will be prompted to include at least one additional milestone (50% work completed). Once you complete it and the customer confirms their satisfaction with the work performed, the customer will be prompted to pay for the next milestone.

What happens if you connect with a customer on Handy Banjo and complete the financial transaction off the platform?

Our quality control team monitors platform activities. If we find that a customer and service provider completed a transaction off of the platform, both the customer and service provider’s account will be suspended indefinitely. We do this to maintain the integrity of the Handy Banjo Ecosystem.