Wright Brothers is an ever evolving Christian owned business steeped in the traditional core values of integrity, urgency, selflessness and hard work. As such, we hold ourselves accountable in implementing these principals and leading by example.
Job Position: Commercial Roofer
Key Activities and Position Responsibilities:
- Line up roofing materials with edges of roofs
- Apply alternate layers of hot asphalt or tar and roofing paper to roofs, according to specification
- Apply gravel or pebbles over top layers of roofs, using rakes or stiff-bristled brooms
- Apply plastic coatings and membranes, fiberglass, or felt over sloped roofs before applying shingles.
- Cement or nail flashing-strips of metal or shingle over joints to make them watertight.
- Cover exposed nail heads with roofing cement or caulking to prevent water leakage and rust.
- Cover roofs and exterior walls of structures with slate, asphalt, aluminum, wood, gravel, gypsum, and/or related materials, using brushes, knives, punches, hammers, and other tools.
- Cut felt, shingles, and strips of flashing; and fit them into angles formed by walls, vents, and intersecting roof surfaces.
- Cut roofing paper to size using knives; and nail or staple roofing paper to roofs in overlapping strips to form bases for other materials.
- Glaze top layers to make a smooth finish, or embed gravel in the bitumen for rough surfaces.
- Inspect problem roofs to determine the best procedures for repairing them.
- Install partially overlapping layers of material over roof insulation surfaces, determining distance of roofing material overlay using chalk lines, gauges on shingling hatchets, or lines on shingles.
- Install vapor barriers and/or layers of insulation on the roof decks of flat roofs, and seal the seams.
- Install, repair, or replace single-ply roofing systems, using waterproof sheet materials such as a modified plastics, elastomeric, or other asphaltic compositions.
- Mop or pour hot asphalt or tar on roof bases.
- Clean and maintain equipment
- Hammer and chisel away uneven spots or remove them with rubbing bricks to prepare surfaces for waterproofing.
- Punch holes in slate, tile, terra cotta, or wooden shingles, using punches and hammers.
- Remove snow, water, or debris form roofs before applying roofing materials.
- Set up scaffolding to provide safe access to roofs.
- Spray roofs, sidings, and walls with material to bind, seal, insulate, or soundproof sections of structures, using spray guns, air compressors, and heaters.
- Waterproof and damp-proof walls, floors, roofs, foundations, and basements by painting or spraying surfaces with waterproof coatings, or by attaching waterproofing membranes to surfaces.
Education and Experience
Must have 6 months of roofing experience. Experience in torch applied roofing, TPO, EPDM, Taper, and Cricket systems.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
Females and Minorities are encouraged to apply
Drug Free Workplace