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Job Details

Roofer

Posted on Jan 31, 2021 by Rush Roofing & Contracting Corp.

  • Location Okotoks, AB
  • Earnings $33.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Temporary Full Time
  • Vacancies 10  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 29, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Rush Roofing & Contracting Corp.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • CPR Certificate
  • Fall Arrest Protection Training Course
  • Working at heights training

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

  • Supervise other workers
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Instruct apprentices
  • Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms

Area of Specialization

  • Tiled roofs
  • Shingled roofs
  • Skylights
  • Conventional and inverted built-up system
  • Rigid pre-formed roofing system
  • Single ply sheet membrane roofing system
  • Modified roofing system
  • Hydraulic system

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Residential
  • Commercial

Specific Skills

Remove litter and garbage

Security and Safety

Driving record check (abstract)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Tools
  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Safety harness
  • Gloves

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • At heights
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Overtime required

Ability to Supervise

3-4 people

Work Location Information

Various locations

Instrument Experience

Hydraulic

Sculpting, Engraving and Mold Making Medium

Rubber

Specialization or Experience

Copper or metal roofs

Type of Materials

Metal

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability

Roofer Specific Skills

  • Install, repair or replace built-up roofing systems using materials such as asphalt saturated felts and hot asphalt and gravel
  • Install, repair or replace single-ply roofing system using waterproof sheet materials such as modified plastics, elastomeric or other asphaltic compositions
  • Install, repair or replace shingles, shakes and other roofing tiles on sloped roofs of buildings
  • Install sheet metal flashings
  • Install and repair metal roofs using hand and power tools
  • Apply waterproof coatings to concrete or other masonry surfaces below or above ground level

Shingler Specific Skills

Install or replace asphalt shingles, wood shingles and shakes and masonry or baked clay roofing tiles on sloped roofs of buildings


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Mar 29, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Roofer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Roofers
METHODICAL

Interest in copying information to apply waterproof coatings to concrete and other masonry surfaces above, and below, ground level

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating hand and power tools to install and repair metal roofs

innovative

Interest in repairing roofing systems, and in installing, repairing and replacing shingles, shakes and other roofing tiles on sloped roofs

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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