factotum

an employee or assistant who serves in a wide range of capacities


Although I’m a little embarrassed to admit it, I heard this word used in this week’s episode of Veronica Mars, a TV show on UPN in which high school students speak like forty-year-old screenwriters with graduate degrees from Columbia or Stanford.

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