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Many different roles
Police Officer (Former Employee) –  Hertford10 April 2017
Through my 30 years service I had many different roles. These included general police duties, rural beat officer, control room operative, traffic officer duties with passing an advanced course. This enabled me to extend my knowledge of vehicles which included driving manuals and automatics. Covering the M25,A1 and M1
Pros
Good variation of roles
Cons
None
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Communications Officer (Former Employee) –  Welwyn Garden City, ENG9 December 2015
Very difficult to get time off, often restrictions put in place with total ban on taking leave during peak times. Duties can and are changed frequently and you cannot refuse. Job itself good but management micro manage and change the goal posts constantly. Good for learning skills of organisation, taking control of situations and dealing with difficult issues and people.
Pros
payand security
Cons
unable to get leave short or long term, dont bank on your days off as they could be changed as could your shift start and end times.
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Great
Police Community Support Officer (Current Employee) –  Hemel Hempstead, ENG22 September 2015
Great place with great people with many opportunities and a great management team. Dealing with something different everyday it is amazing.
Pros
Everything
Cons
None
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Fantastic working environment
Assistant Investigator (Current Employee) –  Welwyn Garden City26 March 2015
Friendly and helpful staff. Easy commuting and parking if using your own vehicle. The working environment is great with a good variation of workload and tasks.
Pros
Parking and commuting
Cons
Canteen food menu could do with more selection and hotdesking
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public servant
Police Officer (Former Employee) –  hertford5 May 2014
working here was along time ago,but my general duties were to make a presence on the street and try and help the public in any way I could,usually by just reassuring them or giving them directions to somewhere, and in the case of the older generation just a quick chat.Team work here was of the utmost importance and the leadership of the higher ranks was always there.helping the public was the best part of this job.
Pros
your own uniform
Cons
long hours, lots of paper work
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Volunteering in the big bad world!
Special Constable (Former Employee) –  Watford, ENG4 July 2013
good job and very front facing with the community. getting involved in every situation possible.
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