Evidential Property Office

  • Location
    Paignton, Devon
  • Salary
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Defence and Military
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Public Sector - Public Sector

Evidential Property Officer

Devon & Cornwall and Dorset Police are currently looking for an Evidential Property Officer to receive and safely retail all property seized or handed into the Alliance Evidential Property Stores and to also, upon completion of enquiries, return the property to the rightful owner or dispose of accordingly. The role is based out of Torbay Business Park in Paignton on a full time basis for a period of 6 months.


  • Receive and safeguard all property received by or surrendered to the Police

  • Record all items against a computer system

  • Mentor and support new member of staff within the team

  • Using Force transport collect and deliver items of property to and from various locations

  • When required, take photographs of items, then either dispose or re-seal and transfer images onto computer records for retention

  • Day to day management of property stores


  • Good communication skills

  • Computer literate

  • Must be honest and hold a high level of integrity

  • Able to undertake manual handling tasks

  • Full valid UK driving licence

What we can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work with Devon & Cornwall and Dorset Police - and as such have access to to future permanent roles on offer via their intranet site

  • Ability to apply for a 'Blue Light' discount card

  • Numerous benefits available through Adecco Boost (including eye sight tests, discounted vouchers and wellbeing centre)

  • 29 days holiday, rising to 32 after 12 weeks.

The successful applicant will be subject to stringent vetting and referencing checks prior to commencing employment.

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