Job Title:



Laurentian Roofing Inc.


Vancouver, BC

Closing Date:

April 16, 2021

Business information: Laurentian Roofing offers high quality, cost minded installations and repairs for commercial & industrial roofs in Vancouver and across the Lower Mainland. We stand by our work and believe in using the best roofing products and the latest technologies to protect your home and business from rain, snow and wind.

Business Address: 8165 Main St, Vancouver, BC, V5X 4V7

Work Address: Different construction and building sites in Vancouver and throughout the Lower Mainland depending on client’s location.

Type of Employment: Full time – Permanent

Estimated Start Date: As soon as possible

Job Description:

  • Install, repair or replace:
    • various flat roof systems
    • built-up roofing systems using materials such as asphalt saturated felts and hot welded membranes.
    • single-ply roofing system using waterproof sheet materials such as modified plastics, elastomeric or other asphaltic compositions
  • Install sheet metal flashings
  • Install and repair metal roofs using hand and power tools
  • Apply waterproof coatings to concrete or other masonry surfaces below or above ground level
  • Read and interpret blueprints, maps, drawings and specifications
  • Erect and install scaffolding, falsework and other working platforms
  • Apply a flat roof for buildings using the torch-on method of application
  • Install green roofing system


Education: Completion of high school is required

Experience: At least 3 years of experience in the trade is required. If the candidate doesn’t have at least 3 years of experience, then a post-secondary certificate is required.

Familiarity with all types of roofing: SBS, EPDM, and metal is an asset

Must be able to climb ladders and stairs

Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities:

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Physically demanding
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Large workload
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Repetitive tasks
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Manual dexterity.

Personal suitability: Dependability, team player, reliability, initiative, accurate as well as organized and have flexibility.

Work site environment: At heights, Noisy, Dusty, Dangerous, Outdoors.

Weight handling:  Up to 45 kg (100 lbs).

Salary: $28.00 per hour, 40 - 45 Hours per week.

Benefits: Disability, Dental and Extended Medical Insurance.

Important information:

This position requires flexibility in schedule. The employee will work 8-hour shifts Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Weekend work and overtime may be required based on the business’ needs. The employee will always work a minimum of 30 hours per week regardless of the weather conditions.


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E-mail to:

Mail to: 8165 Main St, PO Box 75015 Vancouver, BC  V5X 4V7

Posted 2020-12-21

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