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Job Details

Flat Roofer Posted on Mar 06, 2018 by United Roofing Inc.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $24.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 80 to 95 hours bi-weekly
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3 Vacancies
  • Closing Date Mar 20, 2018
Job Requirements


United Roofing Inc.




Registered Apprenticeship certificate

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

  • 1st Period Apprentice
  • 2nd Period Apprentice
  • 3rd Period Apprentice
  • Roofer Trade Certification


Experience an asset

Additional Skills

Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications

Area of Specialization

  • Conventional and inverted built-up system
  • Rigid pre-formed roofing system
  • Single ply sheet membrane roofing system
  • Modified roofing system

Weight Handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)
  • More than 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Work Setting

  • Institutional
  • Industrial
  • Commercial

Security and Safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

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

Own transportation

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
  • Willing to relocate
  • Relocation costs covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • 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
  • Apply waterproof coatings to concrete or other masonry surfaces below or above ground level

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.

By e-mail:


By phone:


By Mail

4004 14th Street SE
Calgary, Alberta T2G3K5

Advertised Until

Mar 20, 2018

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 Flat Roofer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

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


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


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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