Commercial Roofing Inspector in Chicago, IL at Carlisle Construction Materials

Date Posted: 5/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are looking for a self-starter who is customer focused to join our growing team as a Commercial Roofing Inspector. 

Centrally located in the Chicago, IL area.  Estimated 50% overnight travel required to cover the territory. Company vehicle will be provided along with business expenses.

Primary Responsibilities of the Commercial Roofing Inspector include:

  • Scheduling of inspections of the completed single ply roofing work on job site. Work is completed in all outside weather conditions. 
  • Job site visits to systems being installed. This includes the scheduling of job site visits, full knowledge of spec and details, ability to converse and explain the specific Carlisle roof system and any errors to the system and what steps needed to repair the system.
  • Completing and submitting forms, letters, and reports. This involves filling out standard forms utilize inside the Technical Service department and Carlisle.   This also includes the ability to write letters to roofers, building owners, architects, consultants, etc., explaining what needs to be completed to install Carlisle systems or to correct a problem on a Carlisle roofing project.
  • Providing technical assistance for technical questions presented by roofing applicators.  
  • Scheduling of training programs, the ability to physically complete Carlisle installation work, i.e., splices, flashings, installation of insulation, includes full working knowledge of specs and details, the ability to converse and convey installation methods to roofing foremen and crewmen. 


  • Bachelor's degree preferred.  High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • One (1) or more years of previous roofing or construction experience is required.  Related experience and educational combination will be considered. 
  • Applicants must be proficient in all Microsoft Office applications and have excellent written and oral communication skills.   
  • Candidates must have strong time management skills and be self-motivated.
  • A valid driver's license is also required.

Carlisle Construction Materials, is a worldwide leading diversified manufacturer and supplier of premium building products.  We are proud to be the leader in the roofing industry, offering high-performance single-ply roofing solutions.  With over 30 locations and 3,000 employees, we offer an extensive network of technical roofing expertise and growth opportunities.

Our robust benefits package includes; medical/dental/prescription drug, life insurance, flex spending, educational assistance, holiday and vacation pay.