Who are Roofers?
Roofers are skilled journeymen and apprentices that work on all types of roofing systems. Their scope of work ranges from all applied and removal of slate, tile, shingles, PVC, EPDM, PIB, CPE, ECB and other related materials to help bind, seal and insulate structures from weathering effects.
Why Join A Union?
Union members earn better wages and benefits than roofers who are nonunion members. On average, union workers’ wages are 28% higher than their nonunion counterparts. The Roofers and Waterproofers of local 119 offers members: full benefits, two types of pensions, competitive wages, safe work environments, and paid continued training.
The union empowers our members by turning them into great leaders with skills to advance in the roofing industry.