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Journeyman Steep Roofer

Department: Production
Location: Peoria, IL


Company Competencies

  • Exemplifying Integrity: Acts in fair and ethical manner towards others
  • Planning and Organizing: Plans and organizes own activities
  • Quality Focus: Exceeds quality standards set by organization
  • Resilience: Adapts to ongoing, or regular strenuous work demands

Role Competencies

  • Physical & Mental Toughness For Roofing Related Trades: Using a ladder to work on elevated NON-WALKABLE STEEP ROOF. Working with weights no more than 100lbs. MEDIUM to HIGH repetition and duration.

Position Overview:

Messing Roofing and Construction is currently hiring for a Journeryman Steep Roofer to join our team. Experience with repair of all type of steep slope products like asphalt shingles, slate, metal. Low slope experience would be a plus (TPO, EPDM).

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Build/develop relationships with new and existing customers through excellent service and communication.
  • Diagnose and make professional repairs on all roof types.
  • Understand how every major roof type will leak or fail, and determine life expectancy of the roof based on this knowledge.
  • Communicating and coordinating with Superintendent(s)/office
  • Must follow all safety rules and regulations.
  • Must be able to work outdoors in all types of weather 
  • Must be able to work 10 hour work days.


  • 5+ years of asphalt shingle experience
  • 5+ modified bitumen low slope experience
  • Other steep / low slope skills a major plus
  • Ability to interface with customers and office professionals a must
  • Self-motivated and problem solver
  • Valid DL


  • Company truck
  • Retirement plan

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