Current vacancies

HMICFRS frequently recruits for new staff to join our police and fire & rescue service inspections. Positions are either for:

  • Civil Service roles (usually fixed-term appointments);
  • police and fire & rescue service secondments (typically between 6 months and 2 years); or
  • associates with specialist knowledge in specific areas.


All vacancies will be advertised via the Civil Service Jobs website.

In order to receive job alert for roles at HMICFRS you will need to set up an account on Civil Service Jobs.

Short-term secondments

Usually secondments are for a period of up to two years; however HMICFRS also offers shorter placements for police officers and staff and staff from the fire and rescue services.

More information about these opportunities is available on the short-term secondees page.