July 13, 2023
What Skills Does a Roofer Need?
Roofers build, inspect and repair roofs for buildings using a variety of materials.
Shingles, asphalt, wood and aluminum are commonly used to create roofs and coverings.
What are some of the skills and interests a roofer should have to set them up for success?
- Being Active: Roofing involves some physical activity and the use of tools like nail guns and hammers.
- Being Outside: Roofers primarily work outside or in outdoor conditions.
- Climbing & Heights: Roofers frequently work at heights.
- Detail-Oriented: Precision is important in roofing.
- Teamwork: Roofers often work and collaborate with others on a team.
To learn more about careers as a roofer, check out our roofer career page.