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Seek the Challenging Position of Lead Roofer

A highly talented Roofer with huge experience in applying roofing materials; patching, repairing and otherwise maintaining roofs and exterior drainage fixtures; establishing priorities; developing schedules for roof replacement and repair; ordering materials; testing roofing samples; assisting in the development of bid specifications; assigning, inspecting and directing the work of other employees; computing time and material costs; performing on-site survey of work to be performed; and estimating man hours.

Summary of Qualifications

  • More than eight years experience.
  • Remarkable knowledge of methods, materials, and tools used    in replacement and repair of variety of roof surfaces and    drainage systems.
  • Excellent knowledge of applicable safety practices and    procedures.
  • Strong ability to follow verbal and written instructions.
  • Uncommon ability to read and understand building codes,    blueprints and specifications.
  • Profound ability to apply basic mathematical concepts such as    computing square footage.
  • Strong ability to work harmoniously with other employees.
  • Exceptional ability to plan and direct the work of subordinate    employees.
  • In-depth ability to keep records and prepare reports.
  • Excellent vision to read printed materials.
  • Strong hearing for safety purposes.
  • Profound dexterity to manipulate tools.
  • Remarkable ability to withstand exposure to dust, mold,    fiberglass and various chemicals.
  • Excellent body movement and mobility to drive automobile,    climb, bend, and kneel.
  • Great strength to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Strong physical capability to tolerate working at heights up to    36 feet.
  • Remarkable stamina to perform heavy physical labor in hot,    cold and inclement weather.
  • Thorough knowledge of UBC, NFPA, OSHA, and EPA regulations    as they apply to toxic or hazardous chemicals and disposal    practices.
  • Extensive knowledge of building codes and state and local    ordinances as it relates to the work.
  • Proven ability to operate various manual, and electric tools    and equipment (e.g., scraper, sawsall, grinder, pliers, sander,    high-pressure urethane foam systems, high pressure hydraulic    systems, high pressure nitrogen, tar kettle, propane torch,    single phase and three (3)-phase equipment, air compressor,    generator, LPG torch, spray gun, foam application unit, forced    air unit, coil nailer, etc.).

    Professional Experience

    New Dimension Engineering, Tarrytown, NY
    2004 - Present

    Lead Roofer
    • Apply roofing materials including composition and wood shingles, asphalt and gravel, mineral cap, clay and cement tiles.
    • Scrape gravel or remove materials to locate leaks.
    • Apply wet patch, flashing/caulking/sealing compounds or other materials for repair.
    • Replace broken tiles or shingles.
    • Apply aluminum coatings to reflect heat and prevent deterioration of roofing felts.
    • Repair metal roofs with seam caulking, emulsion and/or fiberglass screen; removes worn roofing materials.
    • Cut roofing paper to size and staple or nail to roof in overlapping strips to form base for roofing materials.
    • Apply insulation board or other underlayment.
    • Cut strips of flashing and fit them into angles formed by walls, vents and intersecting roof surfaces.
    • Pour and mop cold tar on to roof surface.
    • Apply paper, gravel or mineral cap.
    • Clean, clear, repair or replace gutters and down spouts.
    • Repair or replace outlet boxes.
    • Perform minor carpentry and sheet metal forklift, small truck, hand and power tools and equipment.

    New Dimension Engineering, Tarrytown, NY
    2001 - 2004

    • Made special and routine roof inspections.
    • Located and repaired leaks in asphalt, asbestos, and slate shingles, tile and built-up roofs and single-ply membranes.
    • Replaced asphalt shingles, and other cold application roofs, and built-up roofs and applied caulking materials and membrane waterproofing.
    • Erected and removed scaffolding.
    • Assisted sheet metal mechanics and carpenters when not roofing.
    • Performed all other duties peculiar to, and normally required in the trade of roofer and damp roofer, following recognized procedures and techniques of such work.
    • Assisted in directing the work of apprentices and other help.

    New Dimension Engineering, Tarrytown, NY
    1997 - 2001

    Roofer Apprentice (under the supervision of experienced Roofer)
    • Fastened composition shingles or sheets to roof with asphalt, cement, or nails.
    • Applied alternate layers of hot asphalt or tar and roofing paper until roof covering is completed as specified.
    • Aligned roofing material with edge of roof.
    • Overlapped successive layers of roofing material, determining distance of overlap, using chalkline, gauge on shingling hatchet, or lines on shingles.
    • Cut strips of flashing and fitted them into angles formed by walls, vents, and intersecting roof surfaces.
    • Mopped or poured hot asphalt or tar onto roof base when applying asphalt or tar and gravel to roof.
    • Applied gravel or pebbles over top layer, using rake or stiff-bristled broom.
    • Cut roofing paper to size and nailed or stapled paper to roof in overlapping strips to form base for roofing materials.
    • Punched holes in slate, tile, terra cotta, or wooden shingles, using punch and hammer.
    • Insulated, soundproofed, and sealed buildings with foam, using spray gun, air compressor, and heater.
    • Removed snow, water, or debris from roofs prior to applying roofing materials.
    • Cleaned and maintained equipment.


    High School Diploma (1997)

    Possess Valid State of New York class C driver's license

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