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Penfolds Roofing & Solar has been providing residential and commercial roofing services in British Columbia since 1937. We are a BC owned and operated roofing contractor, employing over 150 people who all share in the pride of providing top quality materials, professional installations, and dependable roof warranties to our customers. We take pride in everything we do and we promise to do it right, which is why every employee is trained to our exact standards in our own classroom facilities, the Penfolds School. Our specialized training emphasizes not only the best techniques in roofing, solar, construction, home renovation trade, but also service our safety standards. That’s why we’ve received our high safety certification from the Workers Compensation Board of British Columbia. We make these investments because we want to build long-term relationships with both our customers and our employees. These are only a few of the reasons why Penfolds Roofing & Solar is the largest and most successful re-roofing and solar contractor in the Lower Mainland, British Columbia.

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Perks and Benefits

Our employees’ well-being contributes to our growth as a company and we believe in investing in them. We stand by the motto of continual learning and offer paid continuing education, flexible hours, comprehensive benefits, competitive salaries and group RRSP’s. We are also proud to offer wellness programs, office massages, yoga classes, healthy eating programs, birthday celebrations and multiple volunteer opportunities throughout each year.

Company Events

Don't let our age fool you. We may be in our eighties, but we have a young and dynamic corporate culture. With frequent BBQ's and events like wine & cheese nights, golf, company outings and more, we encourage our employees to make the most of where they work and develop relationships that foster a creative and united culture.

Meet the Penfolds Roofing Team

At Penfold’s we foster a mum and pop corporate culture. We have a relaxed work atmosphere where jeans are our norm, but we take what we do very seriously. With well over 100 corporate employees and 25 Sub Trades, we provide more than just a job and a wage. We provide our employee’s with a career!

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Penfolds roofing and solar company

Safety

We take the quality of our work and the safety of our workers and work sites very seriously. We have a comprehensive Occupational Health & Safety Policy and all our staff undergo extensive orientation and training to ensure consistently high-quality work and a thorough knowledge of our installation processes and our safety policies and procedures.

We have a dedicated department in our company that monitors and reinforces our quality and safety commitment every day. We pride ourselves on our low staff turnover – many people on our team have been with us for over 10-years.

Penfolds Roofing & Solar is an equal opportunity employer and promotes from within wherever possible.

Contrary to the norm in the roofing industry all Penfolds roofing & Solar applications are inspected by our team of Field Supervisors who are hourly paid employees. It is in this way that we are able to ensure the quality of all our roofing installations.

Current Opportunities

We accept online applications for the following employment positions. Submit your application to hr@PenfoldsRoofing.com. Click on each link to read more information about the job position:

Technical Advisor

A Sales Representative, or Technical Advisor as we refer to him or her, consults with potential customers in their homes and negotiates contracts for their renovations. The average renovation package is in the region of $15,000 to $20,000. All potential customers are company generated so there is no need for door-to-door canvassing. Generally speaking we do not require any prior roofing related experience as we offer full training that includes appointing you to a “mentor” until you are fully comfortable with the position.

Income Package

Salary plus Commission – Excellent Earning Potential, Company Vehicle and Comprehensive Benefits Package. Various periodic incentive plans.

Responsibilities

Learn and use the Penfolds selling system
Establish contact and qualify all new leads
Inspect and measure the potential customer’s property
Prepare a detailed computerized estimate and proposal
Make a professional in-home presentation
Close profitable sales and complete all necessary documentation
Maintain liaison with the Customer during the renovation
Collect deposits, draws and final payments
Assist at Home Shows
Qualifications

Graduate of the BCIT Sales/Marketing Program or equivalent
OR Excellent sales skills, proven track record
Excellent communication skills, phone skills, charisma and presentation skills
Courteous, prompt, and timely and excellent attention to detail
Excellent customer service skills including strong follow up
Strongly self motivated
Professional appearance and presentation
Physically fit, able to work on ladders
Good Computer skills
Familiarity with construction an asset
Be willing to make a career in the home renovation industry
Desire to earn an above average income and advance in a growing company

Flat Roofer

Current # of Openings: 3+

Status: Full Time Permanent

Start: Immediately

Pay Details: $27-$37 + Benefits + Bonus (Based on Experience & Certification(s))

Come work for a well established company!

Penfolds Roofing & Solar has been providing residential and commercial roofing services in British Columbia since 1937, and we are looking to expand our team.

Responsibilities

Install, repair or replace built-up roofing systems using materials such as asphalt saturated felts and hot asphalt and gravel
Install, repair or replace single-ply roofing system using waterproof sheet materials such as modified plastics, elastomeric or other asphaltic compositions
Install, repair or replace shingles, shakes and other roofing tiles on sloped and flat roofs of buildings
Install sheet metal flashings
Apply waterproof coatings to concrete or other masonry surfaces below or above ground level
Install and repair metal roofs using hand and power tools
Set up scaffolding to provide safe access to roofs
May estimate materials required and quote costs.
Written and spoken English
2 years of related work experience or TQ
Knowledge of safety procedures
Experience in roofing or construction industry an asset
Requirements

Written and spoken English
2 years of related work experience or TQ
Knowledge of safety procedures
Experience in roofing or construction industry an asset

Field Supervisor - Production Department

A Field Supervisor oversees all renovation crews working within his assigned area, ensuring adherence to Penfolds established installation standards and safety practices.

Income Package

Salary with Excellent Earning Potential, Company Vehicle, Comprehensive Benefits Package. Company Profit Sharing Plan.

Responsibilities

Pre-inspect all sold jobs to confirm accuracy of scope of work
Perform and document thorough Quality Inspection during the course of each project
Ensure quality standards are implemented
Ensure safety standards are strictly adhered to
Manage job costs to meet budgeted costs
Recommend for Approval all labour payments
Attract new crews where opportunity arising and assist in training
Recommend and implement new methods to improve Productivity and Efficiency and reduce wastage
Carry out after hours customer support
Qualifications

Thorough understanding of sound roofing practices and installation procedures
A proven track record in installations
An ability to motivate and manage crews utilizing excellent leadership skills
Excellent project management skills
Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task
Communicate effectively both internally and externally
Provide impeccable customer service; be courteous, prompt, and timely
Able to operate under pressure
Able to work independently on projects and also collaborate as a strong team member
Excellent attention to detail, flexible and adaptable to change
Demonstrate creativity and flexibility in dealing with problems

Renovation Carpenter

A renovation carpenter is responsible for a wide variety of renovation and restoration carpentry tasks connected to residential re-roofing.

Income Package

Competitive Hourly rate, depending on experience. Company Vehicle, Comprehensive Benefits Package

Responsibilities

New and replacement skylight installations
Ventilation installations
Repair and remedial work to unsound roofing substrates
Remove and replace doors, windows, and hardware
Remove and replace fascia, trims, moldings, etc.
Interior drywall and finishing repairs
Qualifications

Completion of a 3-4 year apprenticeship program
OR an equivalent combination of training and experience
Bondable
Worker must be comfortable on a roof and willing to wear safety gear
First Aid certificate an asset

Roofers and Shinglers

Position: Roofers and Shinglers (NOC 7291)

Current Opening: 10

Status: Full-time, Permanent

Start: Immediately

Location of Work: Various Locations in Vancouver and surrounding areas

Pay Details: $27-$28/hour depending on experience

Email: hr@penfoldsroofing.com

Work for a well-established local company!

Job Description:

Penfolds Residential Roofing Inc., has been serving BC since 1937, earning a reputation for honesty and quality craftsmanship. Penfolds is currently seeking professional and dedicated residential roofers to join their team. The successful candidates will be eligible for enrolment in the employee benefits package upon completion of a probationary period, which includes extended medical, dental, life insurance, AD&D, and disability. As well, Penfolds offers employee RRSP benefits after one year of employment. If you have 3-5 years of related experience as a roofer, the following skills and experience, and would like to join the Penfolds team, apply today.

Job Duties and Skills:

Install, repair or replace built-up roofing systems using materials such as asphalt saturated felts and hot asphalt and gravel
Install, repair or replace single-ply roofing system using waterproof sheet materials such as modified plastics, elastomeric or other asphaltic compositions
Install, repair or replace shingles, shakes and other roofing tiles on sloped and flat roofs of buildings
Install metal flashing
Troubleshoot to detect leaks
Inspect re-roofing
Set up scaffolding and adhere to safety procedures to provide safe access to roofs
Ability to work at heights up to 15.5m (50’)
Ability to carry up to 23kg (50lbs)
Ability to work outdoors in all seasons
Requirements

Written and spoken English
3-5 years of related experience
Knowledge of safety procedures
Completion of High School or Equivalent

If you are interested in applying, please send your resume and references by email reply to this post, or mail to Penfolds Residential Roofing, 2230 Hartley Ave, Coquitlam, BC V3K6X3.

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