Roofer Jobs in Illinois

Repair and install watertight roofs for buildings. Roofers inspect faulty roofs to determine how to use supplies like shingles, asphalt, and metal to solve the problem. They must be able to measure the defective area and estimate how much material they will need to fix the issue. Roofers also install insulation and vapor barriers, and cover exposed rivets with roofing cement or caulk.

Most roofers work with a crew, and some specialize in specific systems. For example, sustainable roofs are becoming increasingly popular and require roofers with knowledge of vegetation and root systems.

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Bloomington, IL
compensation: Per job employment type: full-time Looking for roofing crews in the Bloomington, Peoria, Springfield areas. Must have own truck and tools along with liability and work comp. Fein number...
1 day ago
Peoria, IL
compensation: Per job employment type: full-time Roofing crews needed for Peoria, Bloomington, Springfield area. Year round work and can also train you for steel shingles. Basic 1 layer tear off and...
1 day ago
Tradesmen International - Rockford, IL
barriers and/or layers of insulation on the roof decks of flat roofs, and sealing the seams Removing snow, water, or debris from roofs prior to applying roofing materials Cutting felt, shingles, or strips...
1 day ago
Burbank, IL
compensation: depends on experience employment type: full-time Well established roofing company is looking for Roofers/shinglers and labors with experience for upcoming season. A lot of work to be do...
1 day ago
South Beloit, IL
compensation: BOE employment type: employee's choice I need a few commercial Roofers for immediate work. If available, respond with your contact info....
1 day ago
Springfield, IL
compensation: Per job employment type: full-time Roofing crews needed for Springfield, Peoria, and Bloomington areas for year round work. Can also train you to install new steel shingles. Must have...
1 day ago
Rockford, IL
y to meet established deadlines Great Lakes Roofing Corporation is a national award winning roofing company based in SE Wisconsin which installs roofing systems in the industrial and commercial marke...
8 hours ago
Chicago, IL
ion company seeks journeyman roofers and project manager. Experience required. All types of low slope roofing. Come join one of Hawaii's most diverse and proven roofing contractors. Interviews will...
8 hours ago
Peoria, IL
ermined by experience. employment type: full-time Our company is in need of six+ (6+) Experienced roofing installers. Must be at least 18 years of age. You MUST include your FULL NAME and TELEPHONE CONTACT...
3 days ago
Chicago, IL
ed to: Removal and installation of all types of roof systems. Installation of low sloped roof systems including TPO, BUR, modified bitumen and EPDM. Roof maintenance and repairs. Perform work in accorda...
3 days ago
Bloomington, IL
compensation: $15-$20/hr employment type: full-time We are a very fast paced roofing company here in Bloomington/Normal. Work with a large crew and generally complete two jobs a day. It is a very orga...
3 days ago
Springfield, IL
compensation: Based on experience employment type: part-time Shingle Roofer Wanted. Must be dependable and energetic....
4 days ago
Tradesmen International - South Beloit, IL
barriers and/or layers of insulation on the roof decks of flat roofs, and sealing the seams Removing snow, water, or debris from roofs prior to applying roofing materials Cutting felt, shingles, or strips...
7 days ago
Chicago, IL
or Flat Roofing Service Technician We are in search of the right person to represent us in the Chicagoland area: Are you reliable? Are you very knowledgeable and worked on all types of roofs? Must have...
7 days ago
Bloomington, IL
experienced roofing crew leader to join our established team. Must have 5 years experience in shingle roofing. Able to run crew of 7+ efficiently. Preferred knowledge of EPDM, TPO and metal roofing Full Time...
8 days ago

Roofer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Creating Roofs in Revit
In this series of lessons, we'll learn how to create a roof in Revit by utilizing the three tools we have to choose from: roof by footprint, roof by extrusion and roof by face tools. We'll start...

Building Roofs with Revit

What's a room without a roof? This course covers the topic of adding roofs, roof framing, and detailing with Revit: from flat roofs to fun, free-form roofs and everything in between (hip,...

Roof Runoff Structure Design (NRCS Standard 558)
Learn how roof gutters and drip trenches are designed on agricultural projects.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Roofer positions

  • Tradesmen International
  • Baker Roofing
  • Tremco
  • CLP, Resources
  • Nations Roof

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Roofer positions.

  • OSHA Certified
  • Commercial Driver's License (CDL)
  • OSHA 10
  • Class A CDL
  • Class B CDL

Qualifications / Skill Sets

The following top skills are often required or desired to land a Roofer position

= trending
  • Bilingual
  • Blueprints
  • Carpentry
  • Caulking
  • Cement
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Communication Skills
  • Concrete Forming
  • Crew Leader
  • Customer Service
  • Decks
  • Driving
  • Drywall
  • Estimating
  • Forklift Operator
  • General Construction
  • General Repair
  • Hand Tools
  • Handyman
  • Heavy Equipment Operator
  • Human Resources
  • Inspections
  • Installation
  • Leadership
  • Loading & Unloading
  • Management
  • Masonry
  • Materials Management
  • New Construction
  • Plumbing
  • Punctual
  • PVC
  • Recruiting
  • Remodeling
  • Renovation
  • Restoration
  • Roofing
  • Safety Management
  • Scaffolding
  • Scheduling
  • Sheet Metal
  • Shipping and Receiving
  • Shop Drawings
  • Siding
  • Solar Panels
  • Spanish
  • Staff Supervision
  • Stairs
  • Tile
  • Torch Cutting
  • Training
  • Vinyl Installation
  • Waterproofing

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