Southeastern Carpenters

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Precision, Productivity & Professionalism That’s Over the Top!

Whether flat, low- or high-pitch, green, slate or metal; from TPO, BUR and PVC to EPDM and SPF, achieving the desired results of a roofing project requires the work of an expert — a professional with the right mix of precision, productivity, and professionalism to meet the demands of the specifications.

Southeastern Carpenters are trained, tested, and experienced to expertly install, maintain, or repair the various roofing systems of the commercial construction industry. That’s because attention to detail, safety, and technical proficiency dominate our work.

When you partner with the Southeastern Carpenters, you get 24/7/365 access to these hard-to-find professionals for your job site. It’s a decision that will set the stage for solid performance, outstanding workmanship, and durability of the final work product.

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“MTG hires carpenters for roofing work because of the skill set, manpower, leadership and relationship we have with the carpenters to fit us with the tools we need to do the jobs.” — Brian Ganley, Superintendent, MTG

Quality Work via Quality Training

Quality Work via Quality Training

Our roofing carpenters receive hundreds of hours of classroom and hands-on instruction at fully equipped training centers around the region. Initial training for apprentices and skill-enhancement courses for journeymen are taught by industry veterans or industry and manufacturer technical experts. Subjects range from basic skills to new technologies, tools and/or installation methods. And, training is ongoing throughout the career of every carpenter roofer.

“The carpenters union helped us fulfill the labor gap and our contractual obligations by providing skilled, reliable, and trained labor.” — Pennsylvania Roofing Systems, Inc.

Training includes:

  • Building envelope principles
  • Flashings, adhesives, and fasteners
  • Cover vents
  • Hatches and skylights
  • Print reading and applied math
  • Roof deck preparation
  • Rigid foam installation
  • Thermoplastic Polyolefin (TPO), Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC), and Ethylene Propylene Diene terpolymer (EPDM)installation, maintenance, and repair
  • Spray Polyurethane Foam (SPF) roofing systems
  • Built-Up Roofing (BUR) systems
  • Modified Bitumen Roofing systems
  • Metal roof systems, panels, fasteners, and seams
  • Green, shingle, tile, and slate roofs
  • Composite roofing products.
  • Utilizing the best tools for the job at hand
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Special Attention to Safety

Safety is an equal deliverable with cost and scheduling. We build a safety partnership with contractors to protect our crews and the owner’s investment on every jobsite. We help remove job site injuries, work stoppages and higher project costs due to illness or accidents, worker disabilities and workers’ compensation claims, and death.

The safety standards of a Southeastern Carpenter are clear:

  • Instill a core value of safe work from apprentices to superintendent via intense training
  • Operate from a joint safety program with GCs, PMs, specifiers, and owners to identify, assess, monitor, manage and eliminate risks
  • Operate from a joint safety program with GCs, PMs, specifiers, and owners to identify, assess, monitor, manage and eliminate risks
  • Reinforce zero-tolerance for safety infractions and near-misses
  • Minimize inherent risk factors through training and exceeding OSHA’s strictest of parameters

Safety training includes:

  • OSHA 10 + 30 certifications
  • Forklift safety - Rough Terrain
  • MSDS
  • First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Construction fall protection/EM385
  • Rigging familiarization/Flagging
  • Containing contaminants
  • Material handling
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Make a Sound Business Decision

By placing Southeastern Carpenter roofing specialists on your jobsite, you are avoiding the hassle and expense of recruiting, hiring, and training workers. You also prevent scrambling to find specialists with the proper skills that your project specs call for. We have this specialty manpower and we’re ready to deliver results that keep you competitive and profitable.

We will provide that for you. Give us a call.

Southeastern Carpenters Regional Council Service Area

Representing thousands of union carpenters and millwrights in 13 Local Unions who work and live in Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and the Florida Panhandle.