Welder II

Recruitment #191030-F48B-I02


This position is located in Buffalo, OK

This position may be under-filled as a level I.

Job Duties

Perform welding and machine shop work for equipment by fabrication or replacing parts.  Operate and maintain shop equipment in a safe competent manner according to guidelines set by state and manufactures specifications.  Work on equipment in the shop, field, or on the road as assigned by the shop superintendent or personnel.

The Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) ensures that no person or groups of persons shall, on the grounds of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, retaliation or genetic information, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any and all programs, services, or activities including all employment practices. To request an accommodation, please contact the ADA/504/508 Coordinator at 405-521-4140 or the Oklahoma Relay Service at 1-800-722-0353.


Positions in this job family are assigned responsibilities involving welding work in the construction, repair and maintenance of state equipment and facilities.


The Welder job family consists of three levels which are distinguished based on the duties assigned, the expertise required to perform assigned work, and the responsibility assigned for providing supervision to others. 
Level I:                 
At this level employees are assigned responsibilities involving routine skilled welding work at the full performance level.  They will perform the most difficult work and may provide functional supervision to repair technicians, laborers, or others assigned as helpers. 
Level II:                                   
At this level employees are assigned responsibilities involving highly skilled maintenance and repair welding work, which may include operating machine tools such as milling machines and metal lathes in order to mend and fabricate replacement parts, and providing supervision to other skilled, semiskilled or unskilled personnel engaged in performing welding duties.  In this role, they will plan, organize and control the work being done within general guidelines.


Level I:                                    
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of two years of experience in skilled welding work; or an equivalent combination of education/training and experience in the welding trade.
Level II:                                 
Education and Experience requirements at this level consist of those identified in Level I plus two additional years of qualifying experience. 
NOTE:  Selected applicant will be required to take and pass a test to become a Code Welder.


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No additional information will be accepted after the application has been submitted.