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Merit is currently looking for Commercial Roofing Laborers to join our team. This is a Union position through the Local 1382.


Start your new career in the construction trade! Experience is welcome, but Merit's partnership with North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters (NCSRCC) offers an apprenticeship program with paid trainings! We primarily work within Rochester but do travel to surrounding areas often.

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


An Equal Opportunity Employer

Merit Contracting Inc. seeks, in all of its operations, to employ individuals for available positions on the basis of their qualifications, working knowledge, and competency. Merit Contracting has a continuing commitment to ensure that fair and equal employment opportunities are extended to all qualified persons without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or veteran status.
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