Highway Patrol - Join UHP - Becoming a Trooper
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Applications for Utah State Trooper ARE being accepted. If you are interested in becoming a Trooper you must apply online. Please go to http://statejobs.utah.gov and refer to Requisition #03057. The closing date is Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 11:59pm.
The Physical Assessment Test for this recruitment is scheduled for Friday, January 16, 2014.
The basic eligibility requirements for being hired as a Trooper are:
- High school diploma or GED
- Age 21 and over
- US Citizen
- A background demonstrating good moral character
- Satisfactory completion of Peace Officer Academy (POST) Entrance Exam
All applicants interested in becoming a State Trooper are required to take a written exam called the P.O.S.T. Entrance Exam. Click here for more information and testing locations.
- Test results normally take two weeks for the results.
- Arrangements are available for out-of-state applicants.
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