A roofer repairs, replaces, and installs roofs on residential homes or commercial buildings. They use a variety of materials such a metal, aluminium, wood, shingles, tiles, slate, and steel.

Jamie provides career insight into his job as a roofer. He explains how he got into roofing, how he progressed from labouring to starting his own roofing company. Find out what skills are useful for the job, what he finds most satisfying and challenging about the role and a typical day.