Roofer Foreman (99419)

Job description

Roofer Foreman

Department - To Be Determined

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Employees at this level supervise the work of Roofers and other assigned personnel. They work under direction from a designated supervisor.

A Roofer Foreman typically:

  • directs and supervises the work of Roofers, apprentices, and other assigned personnel
  • schedules work assignments for personnel, considering available funding, priorities, and seasonal demands
  • controls work flow, tools, materials and equipment, transportation, and information to craftsmen as necessary
  • works with project coordinators to verify scope and scheduling of roofing projects and tracks job progress at the job site
  • enforces safe working habits, including safe operation and handling of materials and equipment
  • verified time cards and material requisitions of employees
  • maintains records and prepares reports on repairs, maintenance needs, and installations
  • conducts training for new roofing application procedures, new materials, and proper safety procedures
  • may perform roofer duties as necessary
  • performs related duties as assigned

This position is for current permanent University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign employees who are working in the Roofer promotional line.

Minimum Qualifications:
Nine years of experience in the roofing trade

For more information about this classification:

Roofer Foreman positions are benefits-eligible civil service positions. Most positions are full-time (40 hours per week, 12 months per year). The minimum salary is $32.55 per hour.

There may not be current vacancies in this classification.

Application Procedures:
To apply, submit a Civil Service application at and an exam request form for Roofer Foreman. Documents such as college transcripts (unofficial are accepted), resumes, driver's license, professional licenses, and certifications should be uploaded to the application by the time you submit an exam request, as these documents may be required for your exam.

Do not apply if you are a current employee working in this classification. Current employees may request to be added to the Transfer List.

Please monitor your email (including spam or junk mail) for testing and other correspondence from [email protected] and [email protected].

For further information regarding application procedures, contact Staff Human Resources at 217-333-2137 or [email protected].

The University of Illinois conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Other pre-employment assessments may be required, depending on the classification of Civil Service employment.

The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit To learn more about the University's commitment to diversity, please visit

College Name or Administrative Unit: Staff Human Resources
Category: 4-Crafts and Trades
Title: Roofer Foreman (99419)
Open Date: 07/09/2018
Close Date: 07/16/2018
Organization Name: Staff Human Resources Operations





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Posted: 10/9/2018
Application Due: 10/16/2018
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