Essex Police Jobs

Uniformed And Staff Vacancies

Welcome to the Justessex Essex Police jobs page. We've been publishing details of local police vacancies and general career details for several years. In that time the quantity and quality of our coverage has developed thanks to suggestions from our users and researchers. If you have experience of working for Essex Police or their recruitment process we'd welcome your feedback.

From a policing point of view the Essex force consists of 14 districts. Each with a District Commander who is responsible for policing in that district, including their respective Neighbourhood Policing Teams. These districts teams consist of: Basildon - Braintree - Brentwood - Castle Point - Chelmsford - Colchester - Epping Forest - Harlow - Maldon - Rochford - Southend - Stansted Airport - Tendring - Thurrock - Uttlesford.

Essex Police Uniformed Officers

At the time of writing Essex Police were still working through the applications from their last major recruitment drive so they weren't accepting any new applications for uniformed officers. They are however able to consider applications from transferees and re-joiners. To see the current position visit the Essex Police website at Other related areas of recruitment that you can access of the Essex constabulary website include: PCSOs and Special Constabulary.

Staff Jobs At Essex Police

The range of roles for non-uniformed staff in the Essex force is fairly typical of UK police forces. You can normally expect to find the following staff working in the HQ: Clerical Assistants, Development Officer, Criminal Justice Admin Staff, Intelligence Administration Staff, Communications Officers, Civil Claims Manager, Press Officers, Administrators, Contracts and Procurement Officers, Technicians, Secretaries, Service Desk Staff, Property Officers and much more.

The Essex force employ some staff in forensic support roles including photography, fingerprinting and vehicle examination, scenes of crime and forensic laboratory. For the current information follow the working for Essex Police link.

Location & Contact

  • PO Box 2, Chelmsford, Essex CM2 6DA
  • 01245 491491

Essex Police Police Stations

If you are employed by Essex the chances are that you will be working at the Chelmsford HQ or one of the local stations.

Basildon District
The Basildon district encompasses: Billericay, Burstead, Laindon Park, Langdon Hills, Pitsea and Wickford

  • Billericay Police Station, High Street, Billericay CM12 9AB
  • Pitsea Police Station, 8 Rectory Road, Pitsea, Basildon SS13 2AA
  • Basildon Police Station, Great Oaks, Basildon SS14 1EJ
  • Laindon Police Station, Durham Road, Laindon SS15 6PH

Braintree District
Braintree, Halstead, Peverel, Kelvedon, Witham and Yeldham

  • Braintree Police Station, Blyths Meadow CM7 3DJ
  • Halstead Police Station, Trinity Street, Halstead CO9 1JG
  • Witham Police Station, Newland Street, Witham CM8 2AS

Brentwood District
Brentwood North, Brentwood South, Brentwood Town Centre, Hutton & Shenfield

  • Brentwood Police Station, London Road, Brentwood CM14 4QJ

Castle Point District
Benfleet, Canvey, Hadleigh, Thundersley

  • Rayleigh Police Station, 119 High Street, Rayleigh SS6 7QB
  • Canvey Island Police Station, Long Road, Canvey Island SS8 0JD

Chelmsford District
Boreham, Broomfield, Chelmsford, Goat Hall, Marconi, Moulsham, South Woodham, Springfield and Waterhouse

  • Chelmsford Police Station, New Street, Chelmsford CM1 1NF
  • South Woodham Ferrers Police Station, Tylers Ride, South Woodham Ferrers CM3 5XD

Colchester District
Chappel, Colchester Town, Copford, Dedham, Highwoods Mile End & St. Johns, Mersea Abberton Fingringhoe, St Andrews St Annes, Stanway, Tiptree, Wivenhoe

  • Colchester Police Station, 10 Southway, Colchester CO3 3BU

Epping Forest District
Buckhurst Hill, Chigwell, Debden, Epping, Loughton, Ongar, Waltham Abbey

  • Loughton Police Station, 158 High Road, Loughton IG10 4BE
  • Epping Police Station, High Street, Epping CM16 4AP

Maldon District
Burnham, Great Totham, Heybridge, Maldon, Purleigh, Southminster

  • Maldon Police Station, West Square, Maldon CM9 5PA
  • Southminster Police Station, Queenborough Road, Southminster CM0 7AD
Harlow District
Harlow Central, Harlow East, Harlow North, Harlow South, Harlow West
  • Harlow Police Station, The High, Harlow CM20 1HG

Rochford District
Ashingdon & Canewdon, Hockley, Hullbridge, Rayleigh, Rochford, Wakering

  • Rayleigh Police Station, 119 High Street, Rayleigh SS6 7QB
  • Southend Police Station, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6ES

Southend District
Blenheim, Leigh, Eastwood, Shoebury, Southchurch, Southend Central

  • Civic Centre, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS2 6ER

Stansted Airport
Stansted Terminal North, Stansted Terminal South

  • Stansted Airport Police Station, Enterprise House, Bassingbourn Road, Stansted Airport CM24 1PS

Tendring District
Bradfield, Brightlingsea, Clacton, Elmstead, Frinton, Harwich, Manningtree, Oakley, Thorpe Le Soken, Walton, Weeley

  • Colchester Police Station, 10 Southway, Colchester CO3 3BU
  • Harwich Police Station, 88-92 Main Road, Harwich CO12 3LW
  • Clacton Police Station, 8 Beatrice Road, Clacton CO15 1ET

Thurrock District
Chadwell, Chafford 100, Corringham, East Tilbury, Grays, Ockendon, Orsett, Stanford, Thurrock and Tilbury .

  • South Ockendon Police Station, Darenth Lane, South Ockendon RM15 5LJ
  • Tilbury Police Station, Civic Square, Tilbury RM18 8AD
  • Grays Police Station, Brooke Road, Grays RM17 5BX

Uttlesford District
Dunmow, Felsted, Hatfield, Saffron Walden, Stansted North and Thaxted

  • Saffron Walden Police Station, East Street, Saffron Walden CB10 1LX
  • Great Dunmow Police Station, Chelmsford Road, Great Dunmow CM6 1LW
  • Stansted Airport Police Station, Enterprise House, Bassingbourn Road, Stansted Airport CM24 1PS

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