Careers with WSP

If you are looking for work that provides meaning, purpose, satisfaction, and flexibility to accommodate work life balance needs; be part of an organization whose cause is to provide public safety for the entire state of Washington; work in teams with creative, innovative, and caring employees; opportunities for professional and personal growth that includes education tuition reimbursement, and rewards and benefits that would satisfy your intrinsic and extrinsic needs, then the Washington State Patrol has a career for you.

Be a Trooper

There’s a story behind
every badge. And a person
behind every story.
There are as many reasons
and motivations for
joining the Washington
State Patrol as there are
Troopers themselves.
Find out how these
Troopers are making a
difference in their own
lives and the lives of others
every day.

Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officer

Commercial Vehicle Enforcement
Officers actively
promote the safe
travel of commercial vehicles
on the state’s
highways trough education
and enforcement.
CVEOs are responsible
for the 54 scale facilities
throughout the state,
physically inspecting
commercial vehicles and
driver records, and much

Communications Officer

The Communications Division
provides emergency support
to WSP, federal, state, local,
and tribal agencies.
As first responders, they
provide the best
in emergency 9-1-1
and dispatch services,
supporting officer
and public safety
24 hours a day.

Civilian Careers

The Washington State
Patrol is made up of
more than 1,000 civilian
employees who work in
a variety of areas in support
the agency’s mission.
Civilian employee
careers range from forensic
scientists to mechanics.
Whatever your
trade or skill, we’re always
looking for talented
and dedicated people.

The Washington State Patrol actively supports diversity in the workplace and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of the Washington State Patrol’s Equal Employment Opportunity Plan (EEOP), please contact the Human Resource Division.