Roofer Jobs in Salem, OR

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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Tradesmen International - Salem, OR
and Membrane Bitumen, TPO, EPD, PVC, Metal, Asphalt, Single Ply, and/or EPDM Roofing Working on Flat and/or Pitched Roofs Removing Snow, Water or Debris from Roofs Prior to Applying Roofing Materials...
5 days ago
Dallas, OR (17 miles from Salem, OR)
We are a family owned business looking for experienced roofing talent and a roofing apprentice....
12 days ago
Canby, OR (24 miles from Salem, OR)
We do primarily residential roofing with some commercial. We work on composition, metal, shake, and flat roofing....
16 days ago
Canby, OR (24 miles from Salem, OR)
We do primarily residential roofing with some commercial. We work on composition, metal, shake, and flat roofing....
16 days ago

Demographic Data for Salem, OR

Moving to Salem, OR? Find some basic demographic data about Salem, OR below.


Roofer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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...

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...

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,...

Salary for Roofer Jobs in Salem, OR

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Roofer positions.

Highest Education Level

Roofers in Salem, OR offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (42.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (18.6%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (16.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (10.7%)
  • Some College (4.5%)
  • 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 Salem, OR
  • 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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