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Rhode Island State Police
State Trooper

Position Title: State Trooper
Concentration: Law Enforcement
Level of Entry: Entry Level

Hiring Agency

Agency: Rhode Island State Police
Address: 311 Danielson Pike
City: N Scituate
State: RI    Zipcode: 02857

Descriptive Tasks/Responsibilities for Position

Enforces traffic and criminal laws; conducts preliminary, and as required, continuing investigations, perform other related work as required.


Applicants MUST apply through PoliceApp: Job Requirements * Age: 18 * Education: High School Diploma /GED * Experience: Entry Level MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: * Age * An applicant must have reached the age of eighteen (18) years in order to be admitted as a candidate to the Rhode Island State Police Training Academy. The maximum age of admission to the Training Academy is age thirty-five (35). * Education * An applicant must be a high school graduate or have obtained a General Equivalency Diploma (GED) issued by a state department of education. * Criminal History * An applicant must not possess a criminal conviction(s) for a felony offense(s). During the background investigation, a candidate is evaluated relative to an established set of criteria. Candidates are asked many personal questions, including but not limited to the recency and frequency of traffic citations, at-fault automobile collisions, illegal drug usage, arrests and convictions. * Conduct * An applicant must display good personal conduct. The Rhode Island State Police has strict guidelines relating to the personal characteristics required for employment as a trooper. * Citizenship * An applicant must be a citizen of the United States. * Vision * An applicant must possess visual acuity of 20/40 (binocular vision) or better without correction, and visual acuity of 20/20 or better with corrective lenses (glasses or contact lenses). An applicant must possess normal colo

Application Period

Application Period Begins: 04/06/2021

Application Period Ends: 06/06/2021

Number Positions to be Filled: 1

Yearly Salary: $66,356.00 to $80,903.00
(Some agencies may post only their standard hourly rate)

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