Roofer Jobs in Oakdale, LA

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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Roofer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Green walls and Green roofs
This course is approved for 0.5 GBCI Continuation Education (CE) credits. After completing the course you can report your credit towards LEED credential maintenance.Landscaping in urban areas,...

Sketchup Architect Mastering Roofs
Do you want to learn how to build a roof in sketchup in just a few minutes? In my career I have drawn thousands of roofs in sketchup.After years of modeling i've learned a quick and easy way of...

Cool Roof for green buildings
This course is approved for 1 GBCI CE hour.Roof is exposed to intense solar radiation throughout the day which in-turn increases the cooling load of the building and consequently the energy...

Salary for Roofer Jobs in Oakdale, LA

This is the average annual salary for Roofer jobs in Oakdale, LA as reported by the BLS.

$33,630

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Highest Education Level

Roofers in Oakdale, LA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (42.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (18.6%)
  • Vocational or Certification (16.6%)
  • Associate's Degree (10.7%)
  • Some College (4.4%)
  • Master's Degree (4.3%)
  • Some High School (2.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.4%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Roofers in Oakdale, LA
  • None (38.5%)
  • 1-2 years (19.7%)
  • 10+ years (13.2%)
  • Less than 1 year (12.1%)
  • 4-6 years (8.2%)
  • 2-4 years (5.3%)
  • 6-8 years (3.1%)

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