Proposed Salary £18,411 £20,115 A Year
Career Level Officer
Experience Less Than 1 Year
Industry Wholesale/ Retail
Qualifications Associate Degree
We have an excellent opportunity to join the Firearms and Explosives Licensing team.
As the Firearms Licensing Administrative & Enquiry Officer you will be responsible for the assessing and scrutiny of Firearms Licensing applications, this will include the interrogation of PNC (Police National Computer), PND (Police National Database), Northumbria Police internal computerised systems and social media sites. Knowledge of these systems would be advantageous.
You will also be responsible for visiting applicants and certificate holders at their home addresses to interview them and inspect the security.
You will be part of a multi skilled team.
You should possess good communication and organisation skills.
You need to possess a full UK driving licence.
For further information please see the role definition: 20233 – Firearms Licensing Administrative & Enquiry Officer.docx
Vetting level: Recruitment Vetting (RV)
Applicants must be a resident of the UK for a minimum period of 3 years to ensure vetting checks can be successfully performed.
A job offer will be dependent upon vetting clearance, medical information and references.
If you have any queries with regard to the application process please contact the Talent Team using the following email address [email protected]
To discuss the position in more detail please contact Carol Gould (9690) Support Services Supervisor on 0191 4373316 or ext 73316.
Northumbria Police fully supports a policy of equal opportunities and we welcome applications from suitably qualified people from all sections of the community, regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. Appointments are based on merit alone.