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Western Construction Group Roofing Lead Foreman Charlotte, NC in Charlotte, North Carolina

Western Specialty Contractors is expanding our Roofing team in Charlotte, NC. For this role, we are looking for a hands-on leader with 10+ years of experience in commercial, low-slope roofing. Pay is dependent on experience and ranges from $20-35+ per hour.

As a Roofing Lead Foreman, you will:

  • Identify existing and predictable hazards to work surroundings, including working conditions that are unsanitary, hazardous or dangerous to employees.

  • Supervise workers assigned to the area of responsibility to ensure that work complies with specifications and meets quality standards.

  • Communicate effectively to supervise employees and maintain customer relations.

  • Identify and investigate leaks, and lead and carry out patching and repair projects in all types of commercial roofs.

  • Climb and maintain balance on ladders and scaffolds.

  • May assist in lifting, positioning, and securing of materials during installation.

  • Oversee and maintain company safety requirements and ensure that they are known and understood by all workers.

  • Other tasks as required based on business need.


  • Must be able to demonstrate sufficient reading, writing and math skills to comprehend and explain company safety policies and material instruction.

  • The ability to read drawings is necessary.

  • Physically, workers must be able to: Stand or walk for long periods; lift and carry materials weighing 50 pounds or more; climb up and down ladders, scaffolds, and other objects and carry tools and equipment; and see (naturally or with correction).

  • The ability to work at heights, at extreme temperatures, and to wear company safety equipment is essential.

  • Experience with crew leadership and professional communication with customers.

  • Must communicate effectively in order to supervise employees and maintain customer relations.

  • Proficient with leak investigations/roofing patch and repairs in all types of commercial roofs, to include:

  • TPO

  • PVC

  • Asphalt BUR/Gravel

  • EPDM

  • Cold Process

  • Fluid Applied

  • Etc.

  • Must have reliable transportation and pass a drug screening


Western offers a competitive wage. We provide medical, dental and vision insurance with the company paying over 80% of the premium. A $10,000 Life insurance and $10,000 Accidental death and dismemberment benefit is provided and is 100% company paid. Generous 401k plan. Must work at a minimum of 30 hours per week to be eligible for benefits after 90 days of employment