Police Administrative Aide (Former Employee), 1 Police Plaza – October 31, 2013
Pros: its the nypd, medical benefits, good reputation
Cons: management can be two-faced
The management can be hard to deal with but, there is a lot of politics involved. Sometimes the cops are dicks to each other and especially to the civilians, they work hard for low pay. Expect some overtime.
Detective Third Grade (Current Employee), New York, NY – October 25, 2013
Pros: learing new skills and then applying them to your investigation
Cons: long hours.
A typical day at the New York City Police Department is a day full of work and never a dull moment. During my career in the NYPD I have gain abundance of experiences in law enforcement; from Homicide investigation, Robbery investigation and to computer crime. The hardest part about working for NYPD is that the work becomes addictive to the point that – more... it consume many of your free time. The most enjoyable part about my work is the feeling you obtain from conducting such a good investigation. – less
Police Administrator & Payroll Clerk (Former Employee), New York, NY – October 15, 2013
Pros: being spoiled by my officer's
Very busy. Learned to be patience and caring for the situations that people were going thru. Mgmt was so helpful in teaching when coming into the department.Coworkers also were family. Hardest was trying to turn your feelings off when people would come into to report certain crimes. the enjoyable part was learning to not judge people and open up your – more... heart to situations that came to you for your guidance. – less
School Crossing Guard (Current Employee), New York, NY – September 26, 2013
A typical day at work would be ensuring children safety. I learned how to interact and maintain a positive mood towards different kinds of people and situations. Basically, i work independently in the absence of direct supervision. I attend work on time and stay a couple of minutes after school dismissal to confirm students protection. My relationship – more... with my co-workers is on a professional level, we respect each other.Working in the critical weather would be the hardest part of the job. Serving others would be the most enjoyable part of the job. – less
School Safety Agent (Former Employee), New York, NY – September 4, 2013
•Maintained order in assigned New York City Public Schools. •Established relationships with the faculty and parents in order to create and maintain solid lines. of communication regarding the safety and welfare of the students within my assigned duty location.