Police Officer (Former Employee), New York, NY – July 9, 2014
Pros: very rewarding and exciting.
Cons: i was laid off.
Each day was different you never knew what was going to happen. The supervisors that were on patrol with you were supportive in any way possible, The hardest thing was that I was laid off due to budget cuts.
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.
Cadet (Former Employee), New York, NY – August 26, 2013
Pros: great benefits
Working in the NYPD was one of the best decisions I have made. It was a multicultural environment which fostered understanding and acceptance of every creed. It was gratifying to know that I had helped make a difference. I attained a number of invaluable tools, which include, but are not limited too : timekeeping, ability to juggle intense workload, – more... responsibility. I learned what it means to have pride in your work. Hardest part could also be the stress and the tight deadlines, but having a hardworking team of police officers at your side meant that we always accomplished the tasks. – less
School Safety Agent (Current Employee), New York, NY – August 26, 2013
working With Children everyday allows me to learn new things everyday. i am able to muli-task daily with different situations going on. Being responsible for the safety of others is a serious job. the hardest part of the job is being able to understand that there are no two days alike as a school safety agent! my Co-workers are great and we always work – more... as a Team. I think the most enjoyabl;e part of this Job is seeing these student succeed & graduated from HS. – less
Police Officer (Former Employee), New York, NY – August 18, 2013
My experience as a police officer has allowed me to become a more responsible individual, has strengthened my interpersonal and investigative skills, and has allowed me to establish good working relationships with other law enforcement agencies. Furthermore, my work experience and educational background has prepared me well for dealing with people with – more... different temperaments and working in the field of criminal justice. I utilized community based policing; performed investigations leading to arrests; safeguarded and vouchered evidence; found seized and recovered property; issued summonses; prepared reports and forms; and testified in court proceedings regarding various arrests, summonses and investigations. – less
An organization that has excellent core values to serve & protect the citizens of New York City with Courtesy, Professionalism & Respect.
NEW YORK CITY POLICE SERGEANT (Former Employee), New York, NY – August 17, 2013
An organization with great core values that provides employees with room for advancement through hard work. There are many different type of units/positions with in this organization to allow employees to be exposed to all different skill sets & provide different types of services that all achieve the goal of serving the citizens of New York City & – more... providing the best Police Service possible. At times a very high stress Job that in the long run can be a very rewarding occupation. – less
30th Precinct Data Entry Clerk (Former Employee), New York, NY – August 16, 2013
Pros: it's never quiet.
Cons: at times, very angry people would call.
Upon entry of the workplace, I was greeted by everyone. It was a very warm and welcoming workplace, believe it or not. Before this job, I never worked as a Data Entry Clerk. Most of the experience I got for being a Data Entry Clerk came from my activities at home. I'm on the computer for almost 60% of any day. I only had 1 co-worker. I was told to teach – more... her how to use the computer because she wasn't as good as I was. The hardest part of the job was reading the police reports. Some of the officers would write really sloppy, so I had trouble reading their handwriting. The most enjoyable part of the job, would probably be the days that I had to go to the back and move boxes. Some of these boxers were REALLY heavy but it didn't bother me. The job was done and I had fun doing it. – less
Police Officer (Former Employee), New York, NY – August 14, 2013
Patrol an assigned area on foot or in a vehicle; apprehend crime suspects; intervene in various situations involving crimes in progress, aided cases, complaints, emotionally disturbed persons, respond to and investigate vehicular accidents; investigate specific offenses; interact with prisoners; operate and maintain patrol vehicle; issues summonses; – more... obtain information regarding incidents by interviewing witnesses, victims, and/or complainants; safeguard and voucher found, seized or recovered property; provide information to the public; handle situations involving maltreated, abused or missing children; interact with juveniles; prepare forms and reports; testify in court; and perform related work. – less
Assistant Explorer Program Post Advisor (Former Employee), New York, NY – August 11, 2013
A typical day at work consisted of completing all the task that is given to my by higher authorities. filling paper work, helping individuals with situations and help any police officer who needs specific assistance. I must say I have learned a lot from the new York city police department but the best thing that I have learned is knowing on how to protect – more... and serve the community and give back as a individual who is apart of the community as well. All my co workers were very good people to work with because not only did the show me the ropes of what the police department does on a every day basis but they also showed me most important of all on how to be a team player. The hardest part of the job working with the NYPD was to know how to handle a situation or a report without having someone over you at every point and time to assist you or even defusing a civilian complaint that came over the phone. My most enjoyable part of getting a chance to work with the police department as a civilian was to see what officer who protect our cities on a every day basis did to keep our streets safe and community happy. – less
Administrative Intern (Former Employee), New York, NY – August 7, 2013
My co-workers were a lot of fun to work with and be around. Someone in the building always had something to celebrate so there was always food around. The work wasn't hard to learn or accomplish at all