Phoenix Roofing and Bruin Roofing are committed to superior roofing standards that exceed the needs of our commercial customers. We use only premier, American-made roofing materials and have a strong presence in the Pittsburgh-area market.
This is a full-time position for an entry-level roofer to repair, replace, and install roofs on high-profile, commercial jobs. (No residential roofing jobs.) We encourage both union and non-union candidates to apply. We offer a variety of employee benefits, including healthcare and 401(k) with matching contribution (non-union employees), opportunities for salary increases, and mileage reimbursement based on job site locations. We also provide safety equipment, power tools, and an opportunity for an entry-level roofer to receive on-the-job training.
Principal (Essential) Duties
Stock, prepare, and clean up at job locations, including setting up ladders, scaffolding, and other temporary structures.
Remove and dispose of existing roof and insulation, if being replaced.
Install new insulation system.
Install new roofing system which may be modified bituminous, built-up, single-ply, or green roof systems.
Perform maintenance, repairs, or warranty service on existing roofs.
Drive others to job sites using company vehicles.
Other duties on both job sites and in the main office, as assigned.
May be required to work overtime.
Must be at least 18 years old.
Be physically able to perform the manual work of the trade (i.e., no fear of heights, a good sense of balance, and a better-than-average sense of safety for ones’ self and coworkers). Roofers must enjoy working with their hands and working outdoors, sometimes under challenging working conditions.
Applicants are required to pass a pre-employment physical, drug/alcohol test, and background screening, including Act 34, Act 114, and Act 151 clearances.
Applicants will be subject to random drug/alcohol testing and reasonable suspicion testing, either by the general contractor or by the company.
A valid driver’s license is preferred but not required.
Ability to communicate and maintain good working relationships with peers, customers, and other contractors.
Working Conditions/Physical Demands
While performing the duties of this job, the employee must be able to:
Perform medium work – lifting up to 50 pounds at a time with frequent lifting, bending, and crouching.
Work outside in all weather conditions and temperatures (hot, cold, windy, snowy, or rainy weather).
Ability and stamina to stand, climb, and carefully walk on high and/or steep roofs.