Help with daily maintenance and construction projects in central Texas, USA


United States

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  • Description


    My wife and I live on 2 acres in the country midway between Waco and Temple, Texas. Workawayers would have their own 32 foot rv to themselves plus access to the swimming pool, outdoor grills and outdoor recreational area.

  • Types of help and learning opportunities

    Types of help and learning opportunities

    DIY and building projects
    General Maintenance
    Creating/ Cooking family meals
    Help around the house
    Animal Care

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    We are in central Texas which is 2 hours to Austin and 2 hours to Dallas. I know some Spanish so I could teach English to Spanish speaking individuals. Workawayers will also be able to learn construction skills.

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  • Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    Host offers payment in line with the minimum wage

    This host offers accommodation and payment.

    Host has indicated that they will pay at least the minimum hourly wage of their country for each hour worked and that accommodation will also be provided. They are asking for help with a business or business activity. Contact the host directly via the site messenger for more information and details about the wage provided. Any arrangements should be agreed in advance with your host.

  • Help


    We need help with daily maintenance including yard work, house work, cleaning and general maintenance issues. We have a dog that need feeding along with construction projects on our property. A drivers license is required.

  • Languages spoken

    English: Fluent
    Spanish: Intermediate

  • Accommodation


    A 33 foot self contained recreational vehicle with air conditioning and heat with all the amenities you will need to yourself.

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    Waco is 25 minutes away where you will find numerous museums, a lake, Magnolia Silos as seen on HGTV, Baylor University and all the sporting events associated with the university. My wife and or I go to town nearly everyday so we could give rides to town. My wife and I are easy to get along with, we like the outdoors and meeting new people.

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    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

    • Can host families

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?


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    Hours expected

    5 hours a day, 5 days a week

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Host ref number: 582518687374