Ex-Forces Personnel

Ex-Forces Personnel

Openings and Opportunities to Suit Your Skill Set

About This Position

Chester Detectives have an exciting opportunity for ex-service men and women who are looking for a new career after leaving the forces within the private investigation industry.

The role is a self-employed position meaning you will control how many hours and days you work.

You will be offered surveillance & vehicle tracking assignments nationwide. Our Case Managers will provide you with instructions regarding each case and will be on hand to support you. You will also provide your Case Manager with the appropriate updates for our clients.

Our national Head Office is based in Nottinghamshire, where we have an open-door policy for agents to drop in for any extra training, equipment collection or to discuss case related issues.

Chester Detectives Will Offer You

  • Support and knowledge within the private investigation field
  • Training provided on how to produce a court ready surveillance report
  • Tracking equipment to undergo vehicle tracking deployment tasks
  • Tracker training (if required)
  • Guidance on what equipment will be needed for your new role
  • A recommended trusted accountant to assist you in becoming self-employed
  • Paid training sessions to clarify your experience within the field
  • Online training/support on LocalPI’s portal

Key Requirements

  • You need to be computer literate
  • Own a laptop/PC with Microsoft Office Word
  • Have your own economic transport
  • The ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team
  • Willing to travel throughout the UK
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • Funds to purchase the basic surveillance starter kit (Costing between £300 - £500)

Confidentiality

You will be required to sign our confidentiality agreement and, in addition, you will need at least 2 referees that we can contact.

How to Apply

In the first instance, please send your CV with a covering letter to admin@LocalPI.co.uk

Or by post to: Head Office, 140 Nottingham Road, Stapleford, Nottingham, NG9 8AR.

We're Here to Help

Thank you. Message sent.


Chester Detectives Services

Service and Support: 01244 879 893

Request a Callback in Urdu, Punjabi or Mirpuri

Chester Detectives Case Manager waiting to take your call Click to Request Callback
  • Listed in Your Local Yellow Pages
  • Associate Members of the American Association of Police Polygraphists
  • Members of the American Polygraph Association
  • Now Accepting All Popular Forms of Payment
  • Insured with HENSURE
Want to be a Private Investigator?
Argus Europe - One of our recommended partners for Private Investigator training

Why Choose Chester Detectives?

  • Case Management Team
    Chester Detectives experienced management team and highly skilled private investigators ensure that your case is carried out professionally and efficiently.

Chester Detectives FAQ

  • To hire your company is more expensive than some others that I have seen. Why is that?
  • How Much is it to Hire a PI?
  • What types of expenses will I be charged for?
  • What kinds of expenses will I be required to pay?
  • Why are you more expensive than some private investigation companies?

Nationwide Client Comments

  • I was pleasantly surprised to find Newcastle Detectives not only the most competitive in price, but second to none when it came to customer service. Top marks...
    Geoff, Newcastle
  • I was in a situation that I couldn't resolve without professional help. I felt that because my situation was so emotional, and to do with adultery, I wanted a...
    Ailish, Aberdeen
  • A first-rate service, with friendly staff and very competitive prices!
    Aaron, Peterhead
  • My company has hired Aylesbury Detectives a few times over the years to gather evidence for us, and they have worked discreetly at all times. Their...
    Mike, Buckingham
  • Hiring a private investigator is not something I would normally do, but I was in a situation that I simply couldn't resolve on my own. I needed evidence that...
    David, Bath

About Chester

Chester Detectives have been operating in Chester and the North West for almost 20 years.

  • Chester was founded as a 'castrum' or Roman fort with the name Deva Victrix in the year 79 by the Roman Legio II Adiutrix during the reign of the Emperor Vespasian.
  • Chester is a city in Cheshire, England.
  • Lying on the River Dee, close to the border with Wales, Chester is home to 77,040 inhabitants.
  • Chester is the largest and most populous town of the wider unitary authority area of Cheshire West.
  • Chester was granted city status in 1541.
  • Chester's four main roads, Eastgate, Northgate, Watergate and Bridge, follow routes laid out almost 2,000 years ago.
  • Chester was one of the last towns in England to fall to the Normans in the Norman conquest of England.
  • William the Conqueror ordered the construction of a castle, to dominate Chester and the nearby Welsh border.
  • Chester has a number of medieval buildings, but some of the black-and-white buildings within the city centre are actually Victorian restorations.
  • Chester is one of the best preserved walled cities in the British Isles.
  • Chester lies at the southern end of a 2-mile (3.2 km) Triassic sandstone ridge that rises to a height of 42 m within a natural S-bend in the River Dee.
  • As with most of the United Kingdom, Chester has an oceanic climate.
  • Chester has several suburbs such as Bache, Blacon, Boughton, Curzon Park and Great Boughton.
  • Chester has several suburbs such as Handbridge, Hoole, Huntington and Lache.
  • Chester has several suburbs such as Mollington, Newton, Newtown and Saltney.
  • Chester has several suburbs such as Saughall, Upton, Vicars Cross and Westminster Park
  • Many domestic and international tourists visit to view Chester's landmarks and heritage with a complimentary benefit to hotels and restaurants.
  • Chester's central shopping area includes its unique Rows or galleries which date from medieval times and are believed to include the oldest shop front in England.
  • Chester has many chain stores, both in the centre and in retail parks to the west, and also features an indoor market.
  • Chester has a relatively large financial sector including Bank of America, formerly MBNA Europe, HBOS plc and M&S Money.
  • Chester has its own university, the University of Chester, and a major hospital, the Countess of Chester Hospital, named after Diana, Princess of Wales.

Chester Detectives

Professional, efficient and discreet private investigations in 158 UK cities, backed by an extensive UK network. Chester Detectives serve Chester and localities throughout the North West.

Consistent and discreet investigatory services through Chester and its surrounding areas.





Chester Detectives - 95% Success Rate, 100% Legal

If you have any questions about our private investigations services in Chester, or private detective packages, then don't hesitate to call our friendly team on 01244 879 893 or contact us via the website.

Chester Detectives - The No1 Detective Agency in Chester

Stamford New Road, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 1EP

Serving Chester, Chester Castle, Christleton, Waverton and Saltney and all areas in and around the North West