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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 08/30/23

Applications Due10/11/23

Vacancy ID138365

AgencyThruway Authority

TitleBridge Welder

Occupational CategorySkilled Craft, Apprenticeship, Maintenance

Salary Grade14

Bargaining UnitNone listed

Salary RangeFrom $22.73 to $31.93 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Permanent

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 7:30 AM

To 4 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Westchester

Street Address Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge

City Tarrytown


Zip Code10591

Minimum Qualifications Four years of satisfactory full-time experience working under a skilled journey-level welder which would provide training equivalent to that given in an apprenticeship program. In addition, must have NYS Department of Transportation Welder Certification valid for unlimited thickness and vertical, horizontal and overhead welding. The candidate must obtain a valid Commercial Driver License Class B before completing probation.

Duties Description The Bridge Welder, under general supervision, performs high-level structural maintenance and repair and all types of welding on Thruway structures, including other high-level bridges; fabricates bridge members and accessories in the shop and in the field; supervises helpers and laborers engaged in major steel repairs to bridges; using shop drawings and plans, fabricates steel members, catwalks, ladders and light fixtures and installs such items on high-level bridges using scaffolds and boatswain chair which the employee has rigged; works as a blacksmith and welder in fabricating special purpose tools and making repairs to equipment; and may be assigned to supervise other journey-level workers in the absence of a supervisor.

Additional Comments Additional comments: A location pay differential of $0.76 per hour has been included in quoted salary.

The New York State Thruway Authority is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer.

New York State Human Rights Law prohibits discrimination based on age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, sex, disability, marital status, gender identity, prior arrests, prior conviction records, predisposing genetic characteristics or domestic violence victim status.

The New York State Thruway Authority provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process, please contact the Office of Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity Development at or call (518)471-4321.

All other inquires, including questions on applying, should be directed to or phone # (845) 918-2563

Some positions may require additional credentials or a background check to verify your identity.

Name Lisa LaGrotta

Telephone (845) 918-2563

Fax (845) 918-2595

Email Address


Street 4 Executive Boulevard

Suite 400

City Suffern

State NY

Zip Code 10901


Notes on ApplyingIf you are interested in the position, please provide a resume using the above contact information.

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