Highway Patrol Officer 1

MT Statewide
Montana Highway Patrol

Salary: $ 25.44 – 25.44 Hourly

Closing Date: Oct 4, 2022, 12:59:00 AM

Job Overview:

Are you interested in a career that allows you to have a direct impact on the safety of our state while allowing you to also enjoy its beauty? If so, the Department of Justice Montana Highway Patrol (MHP) has the perfect career opportunity for you!

We are seeking 10 professional candidates for an April 2023 Academy. The Highway Patrol Division is the traffic law enforcement division of the Montana Department of Justice and is responsible for the enforcement of criminal and motor vehicle and highway safety laws on highways according to state and federal statutes, as well as the investigation of traffic crashes.


At the time of application, the applicant must:

  • Be 18 years of age.
  • Be a United States citizen.
  • Possess a high school diploma or a state-issued equivalency diploma.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and meet the qualifications to operate a department vehicle or personal vehicle for department business, which is required by state and department policies.