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CARE Trainer

GAF Of Alabama • Philadelphia, PA

Come Build Your Career Under OUR Roof

Job Description:


A C.A.R.E. trainer is responsible for running training events on primarily a regional and occasionally a nationwide basis. Seminars include sales and technical training for contractors and installers of GAF Low Slope and Steep Slope materials. Modules include classroom sales and webinar courses for contractors, distributors, Architects and internal GAF employees.


40-50% Continually improve and competently deliver both technical and sales training seminars for all GAF steep & low slope customers including contractors, owners, distributors, specifiers, Architects and others.

20-30% Develop facilitation techniques and learning assets.

20-30% Ensure program content is up to date and innovative.

10-20% Responsible for training the GAF sales force and GAF employees on systems and programs when required.

10- 20% Perform other marketing, HR and CCP duties as assigned.


● Adaptability

● Build Strategic Working Relationships

● Technical/Professional Knowledge & Skills

● Stress Tolerance

● Decision Making

● Communication

Technical knowledge/skills

● Familiar with sales training concepts, practices, and procedures

● Knowledge of the principles, training methods, and techniques utilized in adult education

● Knowledge of general construction and roofing systems

● Roofing technical knowledge

● Technical knowledge of steep slope and low slope systems

● Hands on construction experience

General knowledge/skills

● Knowledge of Microsoft office and Google suites

● Ability to travel frequently and efficiently

● Ability to instruct others in a classroom setting and on line

● Knowledge of basic budget and expense tracking procedures

● Ability to plan and prepare training programs and lesson plans

● Efficient time management skills

● Ability to handle multiple simultaneous tasks within time constraints

● Ability to work independently and creatively


Required qualifications:

● Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Education, Business Administration or other related field

● 4+ years construction and or roofing experience is required

Preferred qualifications:

● Experience as a trainer or contractor

● Spanish-speaking

● Sales experience is a plus


No of direct reports: n/a

No of indirect reports: n/a

Budget Responsibility: yes

Travel Requirements: 60-70%

We are taking a responsible approach to creating environments that allow us to do what we do best – Protect what matters most. As part of our commitment to health and safety, COVID-19 vaccines are required for all candidates and employees in this position. Proof of vaccination is required. Should you require accommodation for medical or religious needs, GAF will engage in an interactive process with you to determine if a reasonable accommodation can be provided in accordance with applicable state and federal law.

Text Constant We believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positions. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, Hawk, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. If applying for positions in the U.S., must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer sponsored visa (work permit).