Experienced Traffic Safety Officer (ETSO) Academy

Applications accepted: September 5, 2022 through 11:59 p.m. on September 25, 2022

Hourly pay: $33.81 – $45.42
Lateral entry pay up to top trooper pay
Bilingual pay incentive

Applications to establish an eligibility list for the position of Minnesota State Patrol Trooper Trainee for the (ETSO) academy will be accepted from September 5, 2022 until 11:59 p.m. on September 25, 2022 at www.mntrooper.com. Seeking experienced traffic safety officers (ETSO) who have demonstrated exceptional abilities in traffic safety. This modified academy is only 10 weeks in length. Current station vacancies are known and are being made available to applicants of this process.

• Patrol state highways, promote safety, direct traffic, and investigate crashes.
• Enforce traffic laws, arrest offenders, and appear as court witness.
• Provide routine and emergency assistance to the motoring public, including administering first aid to the injured.
• Cooperate with other law enforcement agencies in the pursuit and apprehension of violators of criminal laws.

All questions should be directed to Sergeant David Rock with the Minnesota State Patrol Training & Development Section: Patrol.recruiter@state.mn.us.

For more information, please visit: https://dps.mn.gov/divisions/msp/join-the-state-patrol/Pages/default.aspx