Superintendent, Roofing

Job Summary

The position of Roofing Superintendent is a skilled role, in which the Roofing Superintendent is responsible for planning, organizing, and overseeing the daily activities of multiple roofing service crews. The Roofing Service Superintendent will be responsible for ensuring roofing systems are built with the highest degree of quality, in the safest and most cost effective manner. This position works closely with Roofing Manager in order to ensure that all of the necessary work gets done as safe and efficient as possible.


  • Communicate daily with assigned site foremen to ensure production expectations are achievable and all barriers to success are removed through coordination of additional resources or communication with the client and other trades
  • Ensure that all roofing operations on each project comply with and adhere to Flynn’s safety and health policies
  • Attend bid reviews and turn-over meetings with foremen to advise on labour requirements and production challenges
  • Proactively determine equipment needs on site and coordinate their delivery
  • Communicate issues and delays to PM and others
  • Determine crew composition and manpower requirements
  • Make the hiring and separation decisions with the assistance of the Roofing Manager of field employees through interviews, performance reviews, and termination meetings
  • Prior to site mobilization, review any questions or concerns on the drawings and details with the PM and ensure all information is passed along to the site foremen and other required parties regarding start up, direction of work, efficient job site setup,  production expectations and installation methods


  • Communicate material order and delivery times between Project Management and site foremen
  • Schedule off-loading and crane requirements
  • Assist project management with the consumables list for the project
  • Work with the foreman and Project Management to get accurate field measurements for submittal to Drafting
  • Work with the foreman and PM to ensure Flynn follows a QA/QC Program.
  • Work with the foreman to identify any potential extras to the contract – Pass on the info to the PM for pursuit
  • Recruit, mentor and retain a dependable and knowledgeable roofing service workforce
  • Ensure with foreman that all deficiencies are being completed on an ongoing basis, and that all final deficiency reports are cleaned up ASAP and documentation of such are given to the PM or Coordinator to submit to the client for release of final payment
  • Attend site meetings as required to ensure all applicable information is communicated to Flynn parties
  • Attend meeting with Estimating, PM, Coordinator, and Foreman to perform a Post-Mortem on the project

Desired Qualifications

  • 7-10 Years Construction Experience in a supervisory capacity within the Roofing Industry
  • Previous experience in a supervisory/management role
  • Advanced planning skills for establishing maximum productivity of workforce, materials, and equipment
  • Strong communication, organization, and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Proficiency in MS office package
  • Able to balance competing priorities, complex situations, and tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of safety compliance regulations and commitment to a safe work environment
  • The ability to lead and motivate groups and individuals
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulation




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. 


Thanks to the contributions of the most talented team in the market and a collaborative, supportive culture, Flynn has steadily grown since 1978, and continues to do so. We understand the importance of and prioritize the growth of our people too, offering many learning & development and career opportunities.

To apply to any of our current roles, please visit https://jobs.flynncompanies.com.

For more information about the Flynn Family, Flynn University and career opportunities, please visit www.flynncompanies.com. 


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