Position title
Superintendent - Commercial Roofing

Job description

The Commercial Roofing Superintendent will be responsible for supervising roofing projects within or below the estimated labor and material totals while upholding Roof Depot’s high safety and quality standards. Communicate project manager, associates, vendors, and client. Develop and maintain excellent customer relationships.

Primary Duties/Responsibilities include but not limited to:
• Examine and inspect work progress, equipment, and construction sites to ensure safety compliance and correct specifications are being met
• Read specifications, such as blueprints, to determine construction requirements or to plan procedures to determine the best way for installation of the roofing systems
• Must be able to identify potential problems before they arise and determine as well as implement effective solutions to those potential problems
• Must ensure that all materials, equipment, and tools are order, delivered, accounted for at each project
• Estimate material or worker requirements to complete jobs
• Supervise, coordinate, and schedule associates
• Effectively communicate with associates, management, vendors, and clients
• Complete daily and weekly reports; update management on project progress and issues
• Successfully recruit, process, train, and supervise crews
• Develops a schedule and cost-effective plan for completion of an assigned project
• Coordinates and schedules the work activities of tradespeople, professionals, and laborers, communicating to and via project foreperson to deliver instructions and project assignments as appropriate
• Regularly inspects work for quality and timeliness; prepares and provides progress reports to management; makes recommendations for necessary modifications
• Ensures specifications and regulations outlined in architectural and engineering plans are followed.
• Monitors budget throughout the project and communicates variances as they occur

  • Required Skills/Competencies
    • Must have knowledge and experience with multiple roofing systems (Shingle, Metal, Tile, and TPO roofing systems)
    • Good verbal and written communication skills
    • Excellent Organizational Skills, detailed-oriented, self-motivator, and can follow orders
    • Computer and Digital Camera skills required (Microsoft Word and Excel skills is a plus)
    • Must speak English (bilingual in Spanish is a plus)
    • Must met our driver eligibility requirements (Motor Vehicle Driving Record Report will be processed)
    • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screening
    • Ability to work under pressure.
    • Ability to oversee and coordinate a variety of people in different roles
    • Ability to read, understand, and execute blueprints, drawings, and plans.
    • Thorough understanding of legal requirements relating to construction and building sites
    • Thorough understanding of quality building practices
    • Ability to quickly identify problems and efficiently solve them
    • Must be able to complete and pass a pre-employment drug test

    Education and Experience
    • High school diploma, GED or equivalent
    • At least 3-4 years of experience in building/roofing trade required
    • OSHA 10 Hour, and Equipment Certifications as required must be obtained within first 60 days of employment
    • First Aid/CPR Certification is a plus; may be required to obtain certification
    • Continuing Education in Specific Skill Set will be required

    Physical Requirements
    • Must be able to tolerate extreme heights
    • Must be able to climb ladders
    • Must be able to independently set-up 32-foot ladders
    • Must be able to climb roofs of varying pitches and heights (flat to 8/12 pitch)
    • Must be able to lift 80 lbs.
    • Must be able to work outdoors in varying and extreme climate conditions
    • Must be able to tolerate loud noises
    • Must be able to drive various-sized vehicles and pull trailers

    Environmental/Other Requirements
    • Ability to travel with limited overnight stays

Job Benefits
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Vision Insurance 
Ideal Canadidate
  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous
  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects
  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture
  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail
  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction
  • High stress tolerance -- thrives in a high-pressure environment
Employment Type
Job Location
Richmond, TX, USA
Working Hours
Day shift Monday through Friday and weekends
Base Salary
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