Air accident investigator
Air accident engineering inspector, air accident operations inspector, Inspector of air accidents
Air accident investigators search for the causes of accidents and serious incidents, involving civilian aircraft.
Professionally qualified officer, officer reserve, commissioned officer
Army officers command, manage and motivate teams of soldiers.
Assistant immigration officer
Assistant immigration enforcement officer
Assistant immigration officers check that people have the right to visit or stay in the UK.
Close protection officer, CPO, personal bodyguard
Bodyguards protect individuals or groups from the risk of violence, kidnapping and other harmful situations.
Border Force officer
Border Force officers protect UK border entry points like ports and airports, by enforcing immigration and customs regulations.
Career consultant, career coach, career development practitioner
Careers advisers help people make decisions about their education, training and work options.
Cemetery workers prepare and maintain graves, memorial sites and gardens.
Detective chief inspector, DCI
Chief inspectors manage operational teams in their districts like CID or neighbourhood policing, co-ordinating responses to major incidents.
Child protection officer
Child protection officers promote children's wellbeing and protect them from harm or abuse.
Civil enforcement officer
Parking enforcement officer, parking warden, traffic warden
Civil enforcement officers make sure drivers follow parking regulations on public streets and in car parks.
Civil Service administrative officer
Civil Service administrative officers work in government departments, carrying out policies and running services for the public.
Civil Service executive officer
Civil Service executive officers work in government departments that develop policies and provide services to the public.
Civil Service manager
Programme manager, senior executive officer
Civil Service managers work in government departments, managing teams that establish policies and provide public services.
Coastguards help prevent the loss of life along the coast and at sea by co-ordinating and supporting search and rescue operations.
Social science researcher
Criminologists look at the reasons why people commit crimes and find ways to reduce re-offending.
Data engineer, machine learning engineer, AI data scientist
Data scientists use software, artificial intelligence and machine learning to analyse and interpret large amounts of data.
Diplomatic Service officer
Diplomatic Service officers help to promote and protect British interests, businesses and citizens overseas.
Divers work underwater at sea, or in rivers, lakes, canals and reservoirs.
Police dog handler, detection dog handler, security dog handler
Dog handlers work with specially trained dogs to help detect and prevent crime, find lost or missing people and protect property.
Environmental health practitioner
Environmental health officer
Environmental health practitioners make sure people's surroundings are safe, healthy and hygienic.
Fingerprint officers work to identify fingerprints taken from crime scenes.
Food manufacturing inspector
Food quality control inspector, food safety officer
Food manufacturing inspectors make sure companies meet hygiene and safety standards, and that products are safe to eat.
Forensic collision investigator
Accident investigator, collision investigator
Forensic collision investigators use science and engineering to investigate the causes of road traffic and vehicle related incidents.
Historic buildings officer, listings officer
Heritage officers support teams to take care of buildings, monuments and places valued for their cultural and historical importance.
Housing policy officer
Housing policy officers research and develop policies for local authorities and housing associations.
Immigration officers make decisions on whether people have the right to visit or stay in the UK.
Criminal intelligence analyst, intelligence officer
Intelligence analysts use data to detect and prevent crime and protect UK security and the economy.
Merchant Navy engineering officer
Merchant Navy engineering officers maintain the mechanical and electrical machinery and instruments on board a ship.
Member of Parliament, elected representative, constituency representative, politician
MPs represent people's concerns and interests in the House of Commons.
Visitor experience assistant, museum assistant
Museum attendants take care of customers and security in museums and galleries.
Street warden, community warden, city warden, safety warden
Neighbourhood wardens work in local communities to reduce anti-social behaviour.
Her Majesty's Inspector, HMI, regulatory inspector
Ofsted inspectors visit, inspect and report on the quality of places of education and learning, and children's social care services.
Police community support officer
PCSO, community support officer, CSO
Police community support officers (PCSOs) work in a neighbourhood policing team to help deal with and prevent crime.
Police officers keep law and order, investigate crime, and support crime prevention.
Prison operational manager
Prison governors manage prisons, remand centres and young offenders' institutions.
Prison instructors teach prisoners new skills to help them find work after their release.
Probation officers supervise people serving community and prison sentences and help them to stay away from crime.
Probation services officer
Probation services officers (PSOs) supervise people serving community and prison sentences who are considered to be 'low-risk'.
RAF airman or airwoman
Royal Air Force (RAF) airmen and airwomen use specialist skills for support roles in defence and peacekeeping missions.
RAF non-commissioned aircrew
Weapon systems operator
Royal Air Force (RAF) non-commissioned aircrew fly patrols over UK airspace and take part in NATO operations.
Royal Air Force (RAF) officers manage teams of airmen and airwomen. They also carry out flying duties or work in specialist ground support.
Waste resources recycling operative, recycling centre operative
Recycling operatives collect, sort and recycle materials like glass, paper and plastics from homes and businesses.
Registrar of births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships
Registrars collect and record details of all births, deaths, marriages and civil partnerships.
Royal Marines commando
Royal Marines commandos take part in frontline combat, and are sent at short notice to deal with emergency situations.
Royal Marines officer
Royal Marines officers lead teams of commandos in combat situations, at sea and on land.
Royal Navy officer
Royal Navy officers manage ships and submarine operations and are responsible for all personnel in their command.
Royal Navy rating
Seaman, seawoman, sailor
Royal Navy ratings work in a variety of job roles on board ships or submarines at sea, or onshore at a naval base.
Scenes of crime officer
SOCO, crime scene investigator, CSI officer
Scenes of crime officers (SOCOs) find, record and recover evidence from crime scenes.
School crossing patrol
School crossing patrols help children and adults cross the road safely on their way to and from school.
Security Service personnel
Security Service personnel protect the UK against threats to national security.
Army soldier, army non-commissioned officer (NCO), army reserve
Soldiers take part in peacekeeping missions, supporting humanitarian efforts or fighting in combat zones around the world.