Roofer Resume Example

Updated April 29, 2021
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Roofers employ a variety of methods, tools, and equipment to install and repair roofs. This is a job that needs skills in construction, and most roofers are trained on the job as there are not many formal schools for this profession.

If you are a roofer, you may need to portray your skills and experience in roofing activities when writing a resume.

Let us see how you may do this.

Sample Resume for Roofer Position

Kenny Garland
6635 Alta Vista Street,  Brooklyn, NY 6524
(000) 999-9999


Dexterous and safety-oriented Roofer with 17 years’ proven record of repairing, maintaining, removing, and installing roofs. Hands-on experience in inspecting composition shingles, slate shingles, and roofing tiles. In-depth knowledge of various roofing materials used in the installation and repairing of roofs. Good with tools, and comfortable with heights.

• Well versed with tools and equipment used in roofing activities
• Comprehensive understanding of hazards and safety requirements
• Able to work on inclined and flat surfaces
• Profound ability to work in a supervisory role
• Exceptional skills in written and oral communication


ABCO Company, Brooklyn, NY       

Key Responsibilities
• Measure the size and dimensions of roofs to calculate the material quantity
• Cut roofing materials to fit around walls or vents
• Replace damaged pieces of roof
• Install vapor barriers, layers of insulation, and ventilation systems
• Place shingles, asphalt, and metal to make the roof weatherproof
• Adjust roofing materials with edges of the roof

Key Achievements
• Inspected roofs to determine their problems and found the best way to repair them that decreased overhead expenses by 30%.
• Provided seven corporate clients with unique roofing solutions by installing insulation workable for both heat and cold, saving costs by $60000.

Peak Time Construction – Casper, WY           

Key Responsibilities
• Aligned roof materials and applied alternate layers of hot asphalt or tar
• Applied gravel over top layers
• Cemented and nail flash strips of metal or shingles to make them waterproof
• Cut roofing paper to size for easy application
• Installed new roofs and repaired old ones
• Installed insulation materials for both heat and cold management
• Inspected problem roofs and applied repair solutions
• Set up scaffolding as and when needed

Key Achievement
• Promoted from an apprentice to a full-time roofer within seven months of working on Project A.

High School Diploma
Alta Vista High School, Casper, WY – 2003

Current driver’s license with an excellent driving record