The Municipal Court Clerk is responsible for processing all clerical work for the court, guaranteeing that all documents are accurate, orderly and complete. The court clerk is responsible for managing the record-keeping system of the Municipal Court. This includes entering and maintaining the citations, preparation and filing of complaints and the docket sheets. The court clerk maintains all payment arrangements for defendants. The court clerk is charged with making the determination if a defendant is eligible for deferred disposition or a driver safety course and must maintain subsequent records. The Court Clerk is the initial contact person for the Court and provides customer service and general information to the public. The court clerk receives and screens visitors and telephone calls for the Court and Judge. The court clerk performs many other duties and job functions required by the court.