An individual interested in a loss prevention role will be responsible for preventing shoplifter theft as well as employee theft in a retail environment. Loss prevention officers monitor surveillance cameras and walk around the store watching shoppers while remaining as hidden as possible. In some cases, loss prevention officers do not wear uniforms. Additionally, loss prevention officers assist in creating theft prevention plans and policies and also monitor the workplace to assess safety issues or concerns. Loss prevention officers usually work in retail stores but some manufacturing warehouses have merchandise they would like to safeguard.
Most loss prevention positions require at least a high school diploma. Entry level officers can receive on-the-job training depending on the company and more complex training is required for those who carry a firearm. Successful loss prevention officers have the ability to respond well in emergency situations and possesses good judgement.
Come work at Example Co., a leading firm in our industry in the metro area. We're pleased to have a 4.0 Glassdoor rating. We are looking to hire an experienced Loss Prevention to help us keep growing. If you're hard-working and dedicated, Example Co. is an ideal place to get ahead. Apply today!