Roofing Laborer

Posted Date 3 weeks ago(5/15/2020 8:29 AM)
Req ID
Carpenter - Apprentice


Tradesmen is looking to hire roofing general laborers to help install/fix commercial and residential roofs in Thurmont, MD.

This is a great opportunity to work with other motivated, safety-minded, and quality craft-professionals. As an entry level Roofer you will work under the direct supervision of a qualified Journeyman Commercial Roofer learning to install different types of roofing systems such as: TPO, PVC, EPDM rubber, built-ups, Bitumen, metal and dura-last roofing.


Additional responsibilities:

  • Checking to ensure that completed roofs are watertight

  • Sweeping and cleaning roofs to prepare them for the application of new roofing materials

  • Locating worn or torn areas in roofs

  • Covering roofs with layers of roofing felt or asphalt strips before installing tile, slate, or composition materials

  • Removing old roofing materials

  • Unloading materials and tools from work trucks, and unrolling roofing as directed

  • Placing tiles, nailing them to roof boards, and covering nail heads with roofing cement

This is a prevailing wage job offering $35.00. Additional assignments through Tradesmen will come with a standard pay-rate as not all jobs are prevailing wage.


Specific responsibilities:

  • Completed OSHA 10/willingness to complete OSHA 10 prior to starting

  • 2+ years of general labor duties, roofing is preferred 

  • Unloading/carrying materials up to install

Company Details


  • Vacation Pay
  • Health insurance

  • Dental and vision plan

  • Prescription drug plan

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term disability

  • 401(k) profit-sharing savings plan

  • Incentive programs

  • Tool purchase programs


Tradesmen International is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability


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Recruiter Name

Molly Pepera




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