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Roofers-Waterproofers Local #37 Pittsburgh, PA
United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers and Allied Workers

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Help Wanted

Commercial Roofers Needed

The United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers, and Allied Workers Local #37 is currently in need of Commercial Roofers with a minimum of 7 years commercial experience.

To become a Journeyman Roofer in our local you will need to pass a written competency test as well as several hands on tests of the different roofing systems.

Journeyman's wage is $31.00 and the accompanying Benefit package is $16.42 for a total of $47.42 per hour; for details please see the Apprentice Pay Rates Document.

If interested, please contact the Union Hall at (412) 766-5360 or administration@rooferslocal37.com.

Helpers/Laborers Needed

The United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers, and Allied Workers Local #37 is currently in need of Helpers/Laborers.

Experience is a plus but not required.

Wages start at $11.78 and up with an accompanying Benefit package of $12.92.

If interested, please contact the Union Hall at (412) 766-5360 or administration@rooferslocal37.com.

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Joint Apprenticeship Journeyman Training Program

The United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers, and Allied Workers Local #37 Joint Apprenticeship Committee, 230 Lincoln Ave., Bellevue, PA 15202, having jurisdiction in the counties of Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Blair, Butler, Cambria, Cameron, Clarion, Clearfield, Elk, Fayette, Forest, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Jefferson, Somerset, Washington, and Westmoreland will accept applications and test those wishing consideration for the Apprenticeship Program.

Map Graphic of PA Counties in Area of Jurisdiction Represented by Roofers Local 37

Applications are taken year round at the JAC Training Center at 230 Lincoln Avenue in Bellevue Monday through Friday between the hours of 11:00 A.M. and 3:30 P.M. Call to schedule an appointment at (412) 732-9720.

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Minimum Requirements for Apprentice Roofer Are:

  1. Be of legal working age.
  2. Be physically able to perform the manual work of the trade. (A Roofer should have no fear of heights, a good sense of balance, and a better than average sense of safety for him/herself and their co-workers. They should enjoy working with their hands and accept working outdoors, sometimes under unpleasant working conditions.)
  3. Proof of High School graduation or equivalent G.E.D. Certificate (Official Transcript).
  4. Have a valid Pennsylvania drivers license, and reliable transportation.
  5. Social Security card or Birth Certificate for I-9 use.
  6. Be of good moral character.
  7. Must reside within the geographical jurisdiction of Local #37.
  8. Must take the SRA General Aptitude Test at time of application.
  9. Must attend Joint Apprenticeship Committee oral interview.
  10. Letters of Recommendation are required at the time of Joint Apprenticeship Committee oral interview.
  11. Final applicants are required to pass a physical examination (at the applicant's expense) and are subject to drug testing (at the Union's expense) prior to final acceptance into the program.

A non-refundable processing fee of Fifteen Dollars ($15.00) will be required at the time of application. Processing fee is payable by Money Order only, made payable to Roofers Local 37 JAC.

Equal Opportunity Pledge

Roofers Local 37 JATC will not discriminate against apprenticeship applicants or apprentices based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, genetic information, or because they are an individual with a disability or a person 40 years old or older. Roofers Local 37 JATC will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.

If you have any questions or wish to make application to Roofers Local #37 Apprenticeship Program, please feel free to contact the Journeyman and Apprenticeship Center Office at (412) 732-9720 or at apprenticeship.coordinator@rooferslocal37.com.

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Job Description & Training

Job Description and Training Document

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Apprentice Pay Rates

Apprentice Pay Rates Document

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Links

www.apprentice.org

www.buildersguild.org

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