Shive-Hattery Group Inc. Roof Consultant in Cedar Rapids, Iowa


The Roof Consultant Professional will perform the following duties:

  • Lead team in the preparation of roofing project plans/specifications as required.
  • Provide working knowledge of roof design codes and industry standards
  • Work within inter-discipline design professionals as needed to support projects
  • Provide roof observation services during construction phase of projects as requested by clients
  • Ability to work outdoors at heights performing: observation visits, existing condition surveys, and destructive and non-destructive testing in accordance with industry standards
  • Coordinate roof consulting services with design professionals, manufacturers, and contractors.
  • Prepare appropriate reports
  • Document field conditions with digital photography.
  • Lead or participate in project documentation
  • Provide, assist, or manage client roof management programs
  • Manage client contractor contracts
  • Required Qualifications

  • Must hold Registered Roof Observer (RRO) or Registered Roof Consultant (RRC) registration from RCI, Inc., or AS or BS in Construction Technology, Engineering or Architecture

  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience in the roofing industry directly related to the installation of new roofs, tear-offs, repairs, and installation of a new roof on an existing building.
  • Experience with Low Slope Roofs including: built-up roofs (BUR) membranes, metal panel roof systems, polymer-modified bitumen sheet membranes, single-ply membranes, and spray polyurethane foam-based roof systems.
  • Experience with Steep Slope Roofs including: asphalt shingles, clay tile and concrete tile, metal roof systems, slate, wood shakes and wood shingles, and synthetic roofs.
  • Experience in exterior building renovations and construction administration for building enclosure systems including roofing, windows, waterproofing, and facade systems
  • Experience with building enclosure moisture intrusion causes and repair solutions
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Excellent communicator both orally and in writing.

Shive-Hattery is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Job Title: Roof Consultant

Posted: 6/7/2018

Location: Cedar Rapids, IA

Job Posting #: 1281