Roofer Apprentice (NOC 73110)

Flynn Group of Companies – Roofing - Skilled & General Labourer/Laborer /
Field Full-time /
At Flynn, it's not just a job, it's a career

Flynn Canada Ltd. is currently recruiting Roofer Apprentices (commercial) to fill 5+ F/T vacancies in the Winnipeg and Brandon branches (1390 Spruce Street, Winnipeg, MB, R3E 2V70K1 & 1850 18th Street North, Brandon, MB, R7C 1A5) Other locations across Manitoba will be required based on awarded projects.

The position of “Roofer Apprentice” is a skilled labour role, in which the Roofer apprentice works within a team, reporting to the site foreman to lay a variety of roofs on industrial, institutional, and commercial buildings.

Responsibilities include:

• Install, repair or replace Conventional 4 ply (built up roofing) systems using materials such as asphalt saturated felts and hot asphalt and gravel
• Install, repair or replace Modified Bitumen (Mod-bit) roofing
• Install, repair or replace single ply roofing systems, using waterproof sheet materials such as modified plastics or asphalt compositions
• Use of hand tools and power tools for installation.


• 1-2 years' roofing (commercial) experience
• Intermediate English or French skills
• This is a unionized position; if hired, all candidates will be required to become a member (if not already)

Skills and Knowledge:

• Ability to work and communicate with others
• Ability to install all kinds of buildup roofing systems (including trusses)
• Ability to work at heights
• Ability to learn and obey our extensive company safety policy

Terms of Employment:

• Permanent full time at 30-40 hours a week. Overtime after 10 hours a day and 40 hours a week, paid at time and a half.
• $24.50 - $33.00 per hour, depending on qualifications (starting wage for meeting minimum requirements is $24.50, wage scale increases based on additional experience). Salary increase is dependent on annual review;
• Benefits package offered by Union.
•6% vacation pay regular earnings, 4.5% stat holiday pay on all earnings except for double time and overtime.

Flynn Group of Companies is the leading trade contractor in North America that works on virtually every aspect of a building’s outer layer, including Roofing, Glazing, Waterproofing, and Architectural Metals. The foundation of our award winning success is having the right people on our team.