Roofing Technician
IRC Building Sciences Group
Richmond, BC

IRC Building Sciences Group (“IRC”) is looking for an eager and hard-working Roofing Field Technician to complete Quality Assurance Observation of work in progress, test cuts, condition assessments and other site specific tasks.

Major Duties & Responsibilities:

Quality Assurance Observation:

  • Perform quality assurance observation of work in progress to ensure compliance with tender documents and applicable codes and standards

Site Work May Include:

  • Measuring
  • Drawing to record as-built conditions
  • Core-cuts
  • Moisture scanning
  • Identifying deficiencies
  • Photography and data processing, etc.
  • Conduct site meetings with customers and contractors
  • Familiarize yourself with national and local client base and the IRC proposal formats
  • Provide pricing and assistance in completion of contracts and/or purchase orders
  • Coordinate all input for time billing and job costing
  • Other tasks may be required to ensure timely completion of deadlines
  • Provide technical assistance to field technician and technologists
  • Assist in preparation of pre-design on an as needed basis
  • Extended travel as necessary to perform the above listed duties
  • Assist with Contract administration and client management as required
  • Prepare roof condition or building envelope assessment reports using IRC standard format
  • Conduct leak investigations
  • Conduct attic investigations
  • Attend pre-bid site meetings and bid closing assessment meetings as required.
  • Perform site evaluations, inspections and testing as required to produce condition analysis reports

Other Responsibilities:

  • Compilation of data and photos into report form
  • Photocopying and assembly of reports
  • Keep abreast of current trends in the industry to ensure professional development
  • Ongoing professional development via the International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants (IIBEC)

Requirements & Qualifications

  • 3-5 years’ experience in roofing (Red Seal TQ in roofing is preferred)
  • Registered Roof Observer (RRO) designation is preferred (attaining the RRO designation is a requirement)
  • Strong knowledge of various roofing systems and construction
  • General comprehension of business dynamics in construction/roofing marketplace
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Advanced proficiency in negotiation and presentation skills
  • Possess strong entrepreneurial spirit and drive
  • Superior interpersonal and communication skills
  • Conducts all activities with the highest degree of professionalism while demonstrating business integrity, creativity and team orientation
  • Ability to travel as necessary to perform required duties
  • A vehicle allowance is provided; the candidate must provide a vehicle to accommodate a ladder rack, tools and roofing materials

Note that while all submissions will be reviewed, only those that are to be considered for an interview will be contacted.

IRC is an equal opportunity employer. Accommodation is available for applicants selected for an interview.

Job Type: Full-time