Essex Police Authorised Firearms Officer - Transferees
In Essex Police, we have officers from all different backgrounds in a variety of roles protecting and serving the communities of Essex.
Essex Police have an exciting opportunity for Constables, who are existing Authorised Firearms Officers, to transfer directly to Stansted Airport part of our Operational Policing Command.
All armed policing within Essex is managed under our Operational Policing Command, this includes the Force Support Unit based at Boreham which provides the central Armed Response and Tactical Firearms functions for the county of Essex, our Weapons Training Department and the Stansted Airport Armed Policing Team. The Armed Response Vehicle Officers at Stansted Airport provide high visibility patrols and counter terrorism deterrents at this busy international airport and one of the lead policing services in relation to Project Servator.
It is essential that the successful applicant can demonstrate the ability to work within a highly motivated team environment. Excellent communication skills, sound judgment and the ability to think and act rapidly when required are vital to this role.