The Florida Highway Patrol hosts Local Career Fair

fhpWest Palm Beach – The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) is actively recruiting across the state and, this week in West Palm Beach, will be hosting a career fair for individuals interested in pursuing a career with the FHP as a Florida State Trooper or Duty Officer. The Career Fair will assist potential applicants in processing and screening for the application process.

The minimum qualifications to join the FHP are as follows:

  • United States Citizen;
  • High School graduate or equivalent;
  • Minimum of 19 years old at time of application (no maximum age restriction);
  • Valid driver license; and
  • One of the following – one year of law enforcement experience (sworn or non-sworn); two years of public contact experience; two years of active continuous U.S. military service with an honorable discharge; completed 30 semester or 45-quarter hours of college credit from an accredited college or university.

Location and date of Career Fair:

Dec. 6 at 4 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Lake Worth Communications Center – Florida Turnpike Mile Marker 94

The Communications Center is located south of the Service Plaza behind the Florida

Highway Patrol stations. Please park south of the Communications Center.

Interested applicants with additional questions may reach out to Sgt. Mellow Scheetz in FHP’s recruitment section at (850) 617-2336 or visit

The Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles provides highway safety and security through excellence in service, education and enforcement. The Department is leading the way to a safer Florida through the efficient and professional execution of its core mission: the issuance of driver licenses, vehicle tags and titles and operation of the Florida Highway Patrol. To learn more about DHSMV and the services offered, visit, follow us on Twitter @FLHSMV or find us on Facebook.

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