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Join UHP – Becoming a Trooper

Anyone who is interested in this recruitment must apply online.

Click here to go to the online application

The button above will take you to  https://www.governmentjobs.com/jobs/1951852/officer/agency/utah/apply   or you can go to www.statejobs.utah.gov and refer to Requisition #14681.

The closing date is Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 11:59 pm. 

***Physical Assessment testing will be done at various locations throughout the state (Salt Lake, Ogden, Price, Vernal and St. George). The testing will take place between February 16, 2018 – March 10, 2018.***

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

Click here to see if you meet all the Minimum Requirements to become a State Trooper.

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.
  • For additional information.

Click here to contact a recruiter