Trooper Trainee

KS Statewide
Kansas Highway Patrol

The Kansas Highway Patrol is accepting applications for Trooper Trainee. Start Your Journey – apply today.

Enforce Kansas traffic and vehicle laws. Position’s available statewide. Must be willing to live and work anywhere in Kansas. Applicants must pass written exam, polygraph, background investigation, personal interview, physical abilities course, psychological test, and physical requirements.

Job Posting closes: 12/2020


Education: High school diploma or equivalent

Licensing: Valid Driver’s License

Minimum Qualifications: NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be a United States citizen and at least 21 years of age. Must complete a basic law enforcement training program recognized by the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Commission and obtain certification as a law enforcement officer from the Kansas Law Enforcement Training Commission before being given permanent status. At time of appointment, candidate must take and pass a drug screening test approved by the Division of Personnel Services and be required to pass a physical and psychological exam administered by the hiring agency. This class requires the use of a firearm for law enforcement duties and therefore, candidates cannot have been convicted of, and must be free of any diversions from, a felony or misdemeanor domestic violence crime as set forth in 18 U.S.C. § 922 (d) (9) and (g) (9). Persons applying for positions with Kansas Highway Patrol (KHP) will be subject to background investigation.