Commercial Estimator Training Program

Commercial Estimator Training Program

Baker Roofing | Roanoke, VA, 24001, US
Salary Range:$53,000 – $73,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

Apply Now


Baker Roofing Company - Estimator Training Program

This is a unique opportunity to take control of and propel you along your career path. Baker Roofing invests in our employees by empowering success through a structured growth plan and intensive training courses. We value our employees by providing competitive benefits, prioritizing safety, and emphasizing work-life balance.

With more than 20 locations across the Southeast, Baker Roofing Company is an industry leader in providing an outstanding experience in commercial roofing, residential construction, metal fabrication, restoration, and more. We pride ourselves on over 100 years of quality work, investing in our employees, and providing a family-centered culture.

* Relocation to one of our offices in our Southeast Footprint is required!!*

Apply today if this sounds like the opportunity you have been looking for!


Baker Roofing is searching for eager to learn individuals to complete our commercial roofing estimating training program. This program will teach you the ins and outs of the roofing industry and all about Baker. The training program is designed to fast-track individuals on a structured career path to estimating. Experience all aspects of the construction industry with field training, technical training, and estimating / management shadowing.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The lists below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Minimum Qualifications

* Education: Minimum High School Graduate/ College Preferred
* Certifications: None
* Language Skills: Must speak English fluently
* Driver License: Required

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

* Computer Skills: Basic Outlook, Word, and Excel
* Reasoning Ability: Must be able to logically figure out how to accomplish their task
* Communication: Written and verbal communication skills

Essential Functions

* Ability to perform general physical activities in construction areas
* Ability to identify problems and develop solutions in order to accomplish work
* Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner
* Ability to use oral or written communication to convey information effectively
* Use of logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions, or approaches to problems
* Observance of performance of yourself, coworkers, or organization to make improvements or take corrective action
* Attention to detail, ability to prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines
* Ability to organize, plan, and execute work assignments
* Interpersonal skills necessary to work on a team

Physical Demands

* Must be able to carry and load material and equipment in excess of 75 pounds
* Requires removing ladder from service truck's ladder rack
* Setting up ladder to safely access roofs for service evaluation
* Ability to climb ladders, stairways, and scaffolding

Work Environment

* Phase 1: experience out in the field, you'll learn roofing from the ground up
* Phase 2: experience in the office setting, you'll learn submittal, pre-construction, and how to design a roof
* Phase 3: Estimator shadowing and transition into an estimating role

The program is designed to lead into a position in estimating.


The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Baker Roofing Company is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. If you need special assistance or accommodation in applying for employment at Baker Roofing Company, please contact our Recruiting department at 919-828-2975 or

EOE Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor

* Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.