Roofer A

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The Roofer A has special duties related to work conducted in or on high elevation locations on College buildings including removing snow, ice, water and debris from roofs, hanging banners, inspections of roofs, troubleshooting leaks and other issues, to determine the best way to repair and secure. The work involves working at heights in all weather conditions from aerial lift/bucket truck, ladders, scaffolding and staging, and other equipment. Must have knowledge of several different roof coverings, including E.P.D.M, TPO, copper, slate, composite, asphalt shingles and ballast, knowledge of fastening components, ability to estimate and make recommendations for repairs and requirements for repairs, and an understanding of how to make penetrations and permanent seal the roof to run wire and other mechanical materials. The position requires operation of aerial lift and the ability to oversee related work operations.

Required Qualifications – Education and Yrs Exp

  • High School plus 3+ years’ experience or equivalent combination of education and experience

Required Qualifications – Skills, Knowledge and Abilities

  • Minimum experience: three- to five years’ experience with roofing.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be qualified under the terms of the Dartmouth College Driver Safety and Motor Vehicle policy. Must have a CDL class B license with air brake endorsement and have experienced operating an aerial lift.
  • Working knowledge of and skill in accepted surface preparation and roofing methods and techniques, including the use and maintenance of related tools and equipment.
  • Working knowledge of different types of roofing systems, plus solar panel installation.
    Ability to follow oral and written instructors, sketches and blueprints, and ability to plan and measure materials according to requirements and dimensions outlined in instructions.
  • Ability to work at heights on aerial lift/bucket truck, ladders, staging, scaffolding, and sloped roofs, and with ropes and harnesses.
  • Ability to use mobile device to take pictures and email.
  • Ability to maintain a working knowledge of all applicable safety rules and regulations.
  • Experience with Roofing Safety Procedures including
  • Personal Protective Equipment and Fall Protection
  • Training including use of harnesses and tie-offs.
  • Physical ability to perform work that involves lifting weights up to 80lbs, climbing, bending, and kneeling in all weather conditions.
  • Willingness to perform overtime when required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong communication and organization skills
    Ability to work effectively in a team and meet deadlines
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Strong commitment to a diverse working environment and to serving the needs of a large and diverse community
  • Must have successfully completed the following training prior to performing work to which the training relates:

o Fall Protection
o Driver Safety
o Lock-out/Tag-out
o Hazard Communication

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