Roofing Laborer - summer

Merit is currently looking for summer help on our commercial roofing team. We mainly work in Rochester, but do travel to surrounding areas and Iowa. 

Wage Range: $20.42/Hour

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 EPDM seam installation

  • Assist in perimeter flashing installation

  • Install EPDM RPF


In order to perform the duties of this position, the following skills and abilities are required:

  • Experience preferred, but not required

  • climb and descend a 40-foot extension type ladder unassisted; the ability to work at heights in excess of 10 feet

  • repeatedly lift and carry roofing materials daily such as rolls of roofing felt weighing approximately 75 pounds each

  • cut, hammer, fasten, and otherwise work with roofing materials

  • work in a variety of physical positions including: stooping, squatting, kneeling, and crawling

  • Extensive use of arms and shoulders, gripping and safe use of small and large hand power tools

  • perform basic math functions

  • communicate effectively and follow written or verbal instructions and safety rules

  • work in a variety of outdoor weather conditions throughout the year including, but not limited to, excessive heat or cold

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.

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