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East Tennessee State University

Title Code: 6280 

Occ. Group: 

Roofer

Expectations for All Employees

East Tennessee State University pursues its mission based upon core values. An employee's job performance must support and exhibit the university's core values:

PEOPLE come first, are treated with dignity and respect, and are encouraged to achieve their full potential;
RELATIONSHIPS are built on honesty, integrity and trust;
DIVERSITY
of people and thought is respected;
EXCELLENCE
is achieved through teamwork, leadership, creativity, and a strong work ethic;
EFFICIENCY
is achieved through wise use of human and financial resources; and COMMITMENT to intellectual achievement is embraced.

Definition   

Employees in this class are under general supervision. Work performed in repairing roofs and installing new roofs. Performs other duties as assigned. 

Characteristic Duties and Responsibilities

Reads work orders and plans type of repair to be used.

Estimates and orders materials.

Repairs roofs by sealing leaks or installing new roofing.

Seals water leaks in foundations.

Uses tools common to the roofing trade.

Caulks windows or otherwise seals windows, doors, building joints, etc.

Cleans and repairs gutters and drains.

Inspects roofs repaired by contract.

Performs other duties as assigned. 

Required Knowledge and Abilities

Ability to perceive spatial relationships.

Ability to attend to visual details.

Ability to make precise arm/hand positioning movements where strength and speed are minimized.

Ability to make simple arithmetic calculations. 

Recommended Qualifications

Applicants possessing these qualifications have a good probability for success in this class. However, applicants not possessing these qualifications should apply if they believe their training and experience will enable them to perform the work successfully. Vocational school certificate in Carpentry or Roofing; OR completion of carpentry or roofing apprenticeship; plus ten months experience as a roofer. 

Date         Skill         Eval            
5/1/83          7     5420332140

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position.

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