Certified Title Clerk

The City of Wayzata is now accepting employment applications for the position of a Certified Title Clerk for the Wayzata Motor Vehicle Department. Wayzata is a premier suburb located 11 miles west of downtown Minneapolis. With a population of 4,500 people, Wayzata is a tight-knit community which is known for its vibrant downtown and picturesque setting on Lake Minnetonka. A popular destination for visitors, Wayzata’s downtown is home to a number of specialty shops, boutiques, professional services, and restaurants. Wayzata’s business districts and residential neighborhoods provide a significant tax base for this unique small town community.

General Duties:

The Certified Title Clerk is responsible for processing motor vehicle licenses, titles and registrations, fishing and hunting licenses, along with providing passport services. This positions involves a high level of public contact, assisting, and explaining licensing procedures and requirements in a courteous and prompt manner.

Minimum Requirements:

Qualified candidates will have a high school diploma or GED equivalent, valid MN Driver’s license, Certified Title Clerk, possess Passport Training Certification or ability to obtain within 3 months of hire, experience with MNLARS licensing and registration system and two years motor vehicle experience.

Desired Qualifications:

Current Passport Training Certification, Associate Degree in Business Administration, two years of accounting experience and four years motor vehicle experience.


For complete information on the position, please see the attached job description. The 2018 salary range is $19.49 to $23.92 per hour depending on qualifications, with excellent benefits. Wayzata Motor Vehicle hours of operation are Monday thru Thursdays 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Fridays 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Completed applications are due by Friday, December 8, 2017 no later than 4:00 p.m. All submissions require a cover letter, resume, and city application. Direct correspondence to: City of Wayzata, Human Resources, 600 Rice Street East, Wayzata, MN 55391 or jkaufman@wayzata.org.