About This Career Path
Issue licenses or permits to qualified applicants. Obtain necessary information, record data, advise applicants on requirements, collect fees, and issue licenses. May conduct oral, written, visual, or performance testing.
Projected job openings through 2028
Evaluate information on applications to verify completeness and accuracy and to determine whether applicants are qualified to obtain desired licenses.
Collect prescribed fees for licenses.
Verify the authenticity of documents, such as foreign identification or immigration documents.
Question applicants to obtain required information, such as name, address, or age, and record data on prescribed forms.
Update operational records or licensing information, using computer terminals.
Answer questions or provide advice to the public regarding licensing policies, procedures, or regulations.
Prepare bank deposits and take deposits to banks.
Assemble photographs with printed license information to produce completed documents.
Operate specialized photographic equipment to obtain photographs for drivers' licenses or photo identification cards.
Instruct customers in the completion of driver's license application forms or other forms, such as voter registration cards or organ donor forms.
Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.
Customer and Personal Service
Administration and Management
Computers and Electronics
Government & Public Administration