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Date:  Jan 14, 2022
Req ID:  15404

Fort Smith, AR, US, 72901

Anticipated Starting Salary:  31546

Position Number: 22089988 
County: Sebastian 
Posting End Date: 01/21/2022 

Anticipated Starting Salary: 31546 


The Department of Public Safety’s mission is to enhance the safety and security of all Arkansans through ethical, character-driven behavior that promotes professionalism, clear communication, and accountability while serving as the state’s premier public safety agency.

Position Information

Class Code: X182C

Grade: GS04


Salary Range: $29,046.00 - $42,117.00


The Arkansas State Police Driver's License Examiner is responsible for administering written and road driver license examinations to the general public. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency policy.


Administers test for the issuance of driving permits and licenses by utilizing automated testing computer system, written tests, road tests, and vision tests. Performs pre-trip inspection on all applicant vehicles prior to administering road test in automobiles. Verifies the identification of all documents presented by individuals applying for a license. Performs background checks utilizing the Arkansas Crime Information Center or the National Crime Information Center. Maintains daily logs of the number of tests given and the pass/fail rate for driver's tests. Provides information to the general public on obtaining driver's licenses and directs the public to appropriate places and times for testing. Performs other duties as assigned.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of state and federal driver's license laws and regulations. Ability to administer and score tests. Ability to provide information and accompany driver's during road tests. Ability to review vehicle related documentation and maintain files. Ability to prepare and present oral and written information and reports.

Minimum Qualifications

The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma; plus six months of experience working with the general public as a driving instructor or related area. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.



The State of Arkansas is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, disability, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Fort Smith