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On The Roof

Advanced Roofing

Commercial Roofing Apprentice

Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33311

Company Value Proposition Advanced Roofing, established in 1983, is the largest commercial roof and specialty contractor in Florida, and the 10th largest in the country. The business has consistently experienced year over year growth, driven by its reputation for top-quality work and exceptional and professional customer service. Apprentice Summary: Are you looking to build a career? We are looking for motivated, hard-working people who want to invest in their future. Our Fort Lauderdale-based Roofing Apprenticeship program starts in October and we have 10 spots available for qualified candidates. Applicants must have an insurable driving record and be able to pass a government background check. If selected for our Roofing Apprenticeship Program, your two-year commitment includes attending class while getting paid to apply what you learn during a guaranteed 40-hour work week. The only investment we need from you is your willingness to learn and succeed. We offer a full benefits package that includes health, dental, vision and life insurance, 401k, tuition reimbursement, uniforms and paid time off. BASIC REQUIREMENTS: - Currently 18 years or older - Valid driver’s license and insurable driving record required - Must be eligible to work in the U.S. - Must be able to pass a government background check - Pass pre-employment and random drug tests - Demonstrate the desire to learn the commercial roofing trade - Ability to take direct commands - Demonstrate effective communications skills - Have completed basic academic skills: ability to read and write - Demonstrate good motor skills Commit to and practice good attendance - Practice and follow industry safety standards - Need to withstand demands of extreme weather conditions - Need to be physically fit and able to oftentimes lift more than 50 lbs. Job Responsibilities: - Perform roofing duties associated with roof tear off which consist of scraping with force, shoveling heavy material and transporting material in wheel barrel - Transport roofing materials from storage location to work area which oftentimes consist of lifting material over 50 lbs., climbing ladders and hoisting heavy material - Remove clutter on roof and maintain a clean & neat work area - Transport hot tar from kettle to work area - Clean and maintain roofing equipment - Cover and secure material and equipment on roof - Clean and maintain dump and staging area on ground - Performs all other duties as assigned Working Conditions | Environment | Special Requirements - Ability to work in a safe professional manner adhering to all regulatory requirements including, OSHA, State and Federal regulations. - Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position. - Employees will be subject to the random drug and alcohol testing upon reasonable suspicion or any other regulatory requirement. - Must be able to work in a dog friendly environment GENERAL COMMITEMENT FOR ALL EMPLOYEES - Commitment to Company values and complies with Company norms, policies, directives, and procedures. - Follows all safety procedures and protocols. - Honors and protects confidential and proprietary documents and information. - Satisfies work schedule requirements. - The job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all activities, duties or responsibilities required to be performed by the employee. Performs all other duties as assigned. - We are an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status. CC-C024413 EOE DFWP