We are looking for a detailed and energetic Roofing Inspector to join our team. This individual will coordinate roofing inspections, assist with project proposals and analysis, provide strategic plan support and develop and maintain customer relationships by attending sales calls and developing contacts. The ideal candidate has commercial/industrial roofing experience, the ability to learn project management and estimating, and the desire to grow their career and make an impact at Jamar.

 Experience/Education Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Commercial/Industrial roofing experience is required.
  • Project management skills, or ability to learn project management, is required; including ability to accurately estimate manpower needs.
  • Ability to accurately estimate equipment needs and provide technical assistance to technicians.
  • Ability to analyze and make educated decisions regarding roofing using standard operating procedures.
  • Proficient on Microsoft Suite Products
  • Ability to learn and navigate Online Roofing Software.
  • Willingness to keep current with continuing education as necessary.
  • Valid driver’s license, a good driving record, and ability to work flexible schedules, including travel regionally for project specific work.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Assist Regional Roofing Service Manager with service and preventative maintenance sales calls.
  • Inspect all styles of roofs for potential service or repairs; schedule appointments, meet with clients, document inspection results.
  • Prepare proposals, estimate service orders, repairs and preventative maintenance opportunities.
  • Maintain current customer relationships and develop new ones; seek out and set up preventive maintenance opportunities from completed roofing projects and coordinate with architectural team management on leads.
  • Manage assigned projects and tasks in accordance with company policies and procedures.
  • Monitor customer satisfaction and provide customer follow up on all service orders.
  • Safely manage all operations in accordance with company policies and procedures; aggressively work to minimize hazards and to avoid/manage claims.
  • Represent company both internally and externally in a professional manner consistent with our values and mission.
  • Actively participate in progress, policies and initiatives designed to enhance the overall good of the company and corporation; uphold Jamar Mission Vision and Values, all policies and procedures.
  • Develop inter-department and intercompany relationships; maintain a positive team environment.
  • Follow up on accounts receivables related to service; gather historical data to provide repeatable positive results.
  • Contribute to continuous improvements to process and procedures.
  • Actively participate in programs and initiatives designed to enhance the overall good of the company, including sister company support as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Exceptional customer service and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Strong work ethic and attention to detail; initiative and self-discipline.
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet specific deadlines.
  • Understand construction practices, techniques, codes and regulations.
  • Strong math and computer skills, writing, communications, public relations.
  • Ability to collaborate and work in a team setting.

Physical Demands / Work Environment

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to touch, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. Walking includes moving within a project site, including uneven surface/ground and working at heights.
  • Requires balance: balance is crucial to the job and personal safety, in addition to no fear of heights.
  • Must be able to climb and carry a ladder.
  • Requires repetitive movement, bending or twisting, kneeling, crouching, stooping or crawling, climbing, lifting, reaching and grasping.
  • Ability to stand and walk, lift and carry items weighing 50 pounds on a regular basis.
  • The environmental conditions for this position include climate controlled indoor activity to inclement outdoor extremes of cold, heat, dust, wind and various forms of precipitation. Exposure to a variety of noise and equipment vibration.
  • Must be able to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) appropriate for environment.

About us:  For more than 100 years, the Jamar Company has built a reputation as an expert specialty contractor. We have a history of proven success in solving difficult challenges for our industrial and commercial customers. The Jamar Company is headquartered in Duluth, MN with office locations in Arden Hills and Shakopee, MN, Eau Claire, Green Bay and Spooner, WI, Bismarck and Watford City, ND, Windsor, CO and Mountain View, WY.     https://www.jamarcompany.com/

We offer: a competitive salary and excellent benefits including Health, Vision & Dental Insurance, 401K Program (with company contribution), Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Short and Long-Term Disability, Paid Time Off, Holidays, and Training/ Continuing Educational Opportunities.  Compensation commensurate with experience. 

Job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a post-offer assessment, including a drug screen and background check.


Accessibility: If you need an accommodation as part of the employment process please contact Human Resources 
Phone:  218-628-1027 
Email: careers@jamarcompany.us

Jamar is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, including disabled and veterans.

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