Merit is currently looking for Roofing Laborers to join our team. We primarily work in Rochester but do travel to surrounding areas and Iowa. We return to the shop daily.

Job Description

  • Roof removal (tear-offs)

  • Assist in laying insulation

  • Assist in felt and ice and water install

  • Assist in roof cover installation

  • Assist in membrane seam installation

  • Assist in perimeter flashing installation

  • Install perimeter securements


  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Able to work within a team environment

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs, with ability to pivot while bearing weight

  • Physically able to tolerate work outdoors in varying temperatures

  • Must be comfortable working at significant heights, following strict safety parameters

  • Must have a valid driver's license(in good standing)

  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen

  • Have reliable transportation

  • Able to work Saturday and/or Sunday, if needed

About Merit Contracting

Merit Contracting is your source for quality roofing and sheet metal in SE Minnesota. We are proud members of the National Roofing Contractors Association and the Midwest Roofing Contractors Association. Merit has also been recognized as a Firestone Master Contractor. It is Merit's policy to strive for the highest safety standard possible in all of our operations and projects. Employees at all levels of the organization are trained in safety policies and procedures. Regard for the safety of the general public, our own employees, and the employees of our subcontractors are the supreme responsibility of all employees in our organization.