Court Clerk I

City Of Wentzville   Wentzville, MO   Full-time     Legal
Posted on September 19, 2022

Court Clerk I


Starting Pay: $16.64 - $19.49

The City of Wentzville:
The City offers excellent benefits including health, vision, dental, employer-paid life insurance, long-term disability, a retirement pension, 12 holidays, two floating holidays, vacation time, sick time, tuition reimbursement, employee assistance, a discounted recreation center membership and more!


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Answer incoming phone calls for the Court Office and direct calls accordingly.
  • Answer questions regarding procedures and functions of the court system.
  • Issue warrants and letters; as ordered for failure to pay.
  • Distribute all incoming documents (faxes, mail, etc.) in the court system to keep records up-to-date.
  • Accurately enter all citations filed by the Prosecutor’s Office into the court’s database.
  • Track and update Reports Needed List.
  • Prepare documents for outside agencies (Record of Convictions and Fingerprint Cards).
  • Process payments at the Court Window and apply charges to correct citation.
  • Track payment plans to ensure data is correct and warrant files are updated.


Job Requirements:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • MULES Certification is required within six months of employment.
  • Must pass a comprehensive background investigation.
  • Maintain requirements as stated in RsMO Statute 650.340 for continuing education to maintain employment in good standing.
  • Criminal justice coursework desired.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of the layout of the City of Wentzville.
  • Ability to effectively and timely communicate information using multi-line phones, multiple
    radio channels and CAD systems.
  • Ability to develop call interpretation and decision-making skills necessary to effectively dispatch appropriate emergency services.
  • Ability to effectively and timely perform multitask emergency dispatch functions in volatile and
    stressful situations.


How to Apply:

Apply online at www.wentzvillemo.gov/careers . The City of Wentzville is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify.

Contact Human Resources:

(636) 639-2190, HR@wentzvillemo.gov