Sloped Roofer

Job Description

Job Title: General Labourer
Reports to: Team Leader
Department: Production

Job Summary:

Work is performed on various slopes and elevations, and fall protection systems are installed prior to work beginning and utilized constantly throughout the day. Scope of work includes installation of various sloped roofing products, skylights, and flashings.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Review and comply with job site safety rules and project safety plans
  • Study installation instructions from various product manufacturers
  • Install property protection below roof lines to deflect and catch falling debris
  • Set up fall protection systems and scaffolding to provide safe access to roofs
  • Remove and dispose of old roofing systems
  • Complete roof decking/minor structural repairs, and install plywood sheathing
  • Install hot/cold temp peel and stick, felt paper, and synthetic membranes
  • Install a variety of sloped roofing systems including asphalt, cedar, metal, and composite products as per manufacturer specifications
  • Install attic ventilation systems, such as turbine vents, gable or ridge vents, or conventional or solar-powered exhaust fans

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of roofing construction and various sloped roofing system applications
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluent in the English language
  • Excellent problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to work in inclement weather conditions
  • Considerable knowledge of fall protection systems, and WorksafeBC regulations
  • Proficient in the use of company intranet and project management tools including Buildertrend
  • Good mathematical, reading, and time management skills
  • Ability to work at heights on a flat or sloped roof

Qualifications:

The following are great to have, but not all are required at the time of employment. Further training and certification can be achieved while employed.

  • 2+ years of roofing experience
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Sloped roofing tools
  • Fall protection kit
  • Can lift >22kg (>50 lbs)

Certifications:

  • Fall Protection
  • CertainTeed’s Master Shingle Applicator
  • (Optional) RCABC/Red Seal – Residential Steep Roofer

Work Environment:

Working from heights in inclement weather conditions as well as high temperatures. Although sites are kept safe, you must be diligent and keep a strong focus on your surroundings at all times. Typical weather conditions can include extremely hot or extremely cold temperatures and you must be able to wear clothing accordingly as well as wear proper safety gear at all times.

To apply for this job please visit bestwestroofing.com.

Sloped Roofer