Driver License Field Examiner - State of Wyoming - Sheridan, WY

State of Wyoming

Description and Functions

Open Until Filled


The Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) seeks a full-time Driver License Field Examiner located in Sheridan, Wyoming. The mission of Driver Services is to provide an efficient driver's license and identification system to promote and enhance public safety on all roadways. Excellent people skills are a must in this exciting, fast-paced environment!

Enjoy all historic Western Sheridan has to offer! At the foot of the Big Horn Mountains, you’ll have easy access to hunting, fishing, camping, ATV trails, skiing, snowmobiling, hiking, golfing, other outdoor activities, and too many festivals and events to mention. Don’t forget the famous WYO Rodeo held in July and February! Constant events are held at Sheridan College, from basketball to soccer. Feel like city activities? Billings, Montana is less than two hours away. And Wyoming is one of only seven states with no income tax!

Human Resource Contact: 307-777-4467

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: The listed functions are illustrative only and are not intended to describe every function which may be performed in the job level.

  • Issues all types of driver licenses, disabled placards, concealed firearms permits, and identification cards.
  • Checks and verifies applicants driving records on state and national computer information systems.
  • Administers computer-assisted, written, vision, and skills tests for applicants to obtain a driver's license.
  • Collects fees and accounts for transactions performed and monies received.
  • Produces written documentation to customers, including the person affected and courts.
  • Maintains confidentiality in a review of personal information to determine eligibility for a driver's license.
  • Deciphers legal documents.
  • Accounts for funds received as payments for fees by making or preparing daily deposits.
  • Operates signature and photo capture devices.
  • Vehicle inspections prior to driving skills testing.
  • Accurately enters, processes, tracks, and reviews biological/demographic data.
  • Screens applicant's physical, mental, and visual abilities to safely operate motor vehicles per state and federal law.
  • Process data related to a driver's license and driver record information.
  • Provide quality customer services and/or technical assistance to the public, driver license examiners, department personnel, and other agencies regarding the driver licensing process.
  • Monitor motor vehicle accidents regarding proof of insurance issues and suspension proceedings.
  • Shares information concerning driver's license or driver record data with law enforcement, courts, the public, and the department.
  • Researches and communicates information concerning driver's license or driver record data with law enforcement, courts, the public, department, and other states, ensuring that data is interpreted and entered correctly.


  • Knowledge of examiner procedural manual, rules, and regulations.
  • Knowledge of pertinent federal policies and procedures, as well as state statutes.
  • Knowledge of the Driver License Information System.
  • Knowledge of detecting fraudulent documents.


Associate's Degree (typically in Business)


0-2 years of progressive work experience (typically in Business)


2-4 years of progressive work experience (typically in Business)

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Necessary Special Requirements
  • Requires weekly travel to Buffalo

  • FLSA: Non-exempt
  • Applicants must pass an FBI fingerprint check.
  • The successful applicant will be subjected to a thorough background investigation.
  • The Wyoming Department of Transportation is a Drug-Free Workplace.
  • E-Verify: WYDOT uses E-Verify, an Internet-based system, to confirm the eligibility of all newly hired employees to work in the United States. Learn more about E-Verify, including your rights and responsibilities.
Supplemental Information

045-Department of Transportation - WYDOT - Support Services - Driver Services

Click here to view the State of Wyoming Classification and Pay Structure.


The State of Wyoming is an Equal Opportunity Employer and actively supports the ADA and reasonably accommodates qualified applicants with disabilities.

Class Specifications are subject to change, please refer to the A & I HRD Website to ensure that you have the most recent version.


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