Become Drive Test Examiner with a local 3rd Party Testing Business!

NW Drivers Ed LLC is looking for patient, observant, enthusiastic, and articulate examiners to assist our communities with completing their DMV road test/skills test in pursuit of their driving privileges. We are currently seeking qualified applicants for full-time positions to assist the public with time sensitive testing opportunities in a generally safer environment, including COVID-19 precautions.

We offer competitive wages for Drive Test Examiners starting at $18 an hour ($14 base plus $4 for skilled service work). Starting wage varies depending on qualifications.

Wages vary based on work assignments:

  • Drive Testing: $18.50-22 hourly ($15 base + $3.50-$7 skilled service work)
  • Administrative Duties, In House Training, and other general duties: $15 hour;
    • (other general duties may include refueling vehicles, car washes, and so on)

 Job Description:

Administer DMV Driving Skills Tests as an employee of a 3rd Party Drive Testing Business;

Fairly and effectively communicate the testing process to each applicant;

Provide clear directions and maintain a safe testing environment for all roadway users;

Observe, evaluate, and record the applicants actions for safety and legal driving behaviors;

Provide a clear summation of the test results; and

Perform additional administrative tasks/supporting duties such as refueling and paperwork.

 Minimum Requirements:

(To meet ODOT-DMV standards required to be approved to conduct drive tests for a 3rd Party Testing Business all examiners must pass criminal background checks and maintain a clean driving record. In addition, certain minimum qualifications are required by state law or administrative rule to qualify.)

  • Be 21 years of age or older and have continuously held a valid driver license for 5 years;
  • Be able to pass a criminal background check,
  • Have a clean driving record for the past 5 years;
  • Have or be able to obtain and maintain current CPR and First Aid certificate;
  • Demonstrate effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills;
  • Be able to demonstrate basic computer, filing and record keeping skills;
  • Be able to physically sit in a vehicle for long periods and have the necessary physical mobility to take control of an automobile while in the front passenger seat;
  • Promote a safe and effective teaching environment with respect for every individual, including embracing diversity and cultural differences;
  • Experience with responsible handling of confidential information;
  • Have flexible availability that meets market demands.
  • Have and maintain reliable transportation to Corvallis, Albany, Salem, and/or Eugene;
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent;

 Preferred Qualifications Include:

  • Multi-lingual a plus, but not required;
  • Flexible availability; days, evenings, and weekends.

 Essential Job Functions:

  • Complete safety inspection of the vehicle at the start of the shift and before each drive test and immediately report any concerns to management;
  • Assist in the administration of paperwork required to record and evidence testing results;
  • Attend ODOT-DMV training and retraining sessions as required;
  • Attend company scheduled staff meetings;
  • Maintain a safe environment for our customers, our staff, and the general public while conducting services and interacting with others;
  • Maintain a climate of mutual respect and fairness that embraces diversity;
  • Will be subject to regular evaluations which will at times include official ODOT evaluations;
  • Employees must demonstrate responsible handling of confidential information and adhere to a strict non-disclosure agreement;
  • Perform other related duties as directed; and
  • Understand and utilize appropriate vehicle and safety technology.

Organization’s Cultural Expectations:

  • Embrace safety and education as our highest priorities; and
  • Demonstrate a respect for diversity and effectively communicate and collaborate with customers, staff, and members of the general public from diverse cultural, social, economic, and educational backgrounds.


TBD, in Salem, Oregon

To Apply: Call immediately and send a letter of interest with resume to: [email protected] OR drop it off today at:

NW Drivers Ed LLC, 548 Pacific Blvd SW, Albany, OR 97321

PLEASE CALL: 541-250-1914 | Primary Contact: Summer Rhode