Loss Prevention Officer Job Description

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As a Loss Prevention Officer, you’re responsible for performing asset protection activities in stores, as outlined in our Loss Prevention, Shortage Control, and Safety programs, while serving as a security officer to maintain a safe environment for our customers and associates. Loss Prevention Officers must monitor the store at all times to ensure physical protection and safety standards for the store’s merchandise, physical structure, customers, and associates are maintained. You are a vital team member in our mission to provide customers with a world-class shopping experience by allowing shoppers to enjoy a safe and secure environment while ensuring the physical safety of merchandise to help drive successful results for the company.

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Working in the fast-paced facility, the Loss Prevention Officer ensures the safety and security of the facility and assets by acting as a liaison between visitors and employees, representing the department through positive interactions with employees, retailers, vendors, contractors, and others, and ensuring adherence to security policies while meeting performance standards.

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We have a new opportunity for a Loss Prevention Officer. We are seeking customer service-driven individuals to provide security surveillance and patrols for a local retail establishment.

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We are seeking a Loss Prevention Officer. Your watchful eye and protective instinct go far beyond basic. Because of you, our guests can come and go freely without worry. Your dedication to safety provides the guest with the same sense of security as they feel in their own home.

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The Loss Prevention Officer conducts surveillance and apprehension of external theft suspects in compliance with Standards and Apprehension Guidelines. Monitors customer and associate activity in the store to prevent potential theft of assets. Assists in monitoring store compliance with policies and procedures on theft deterrence, safety, and operational controls. Implements and promotes store awareness programs addressing theft, safety, and operational controls.

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Loss Prevention Officers are responsible for maintaining a safe and secure environment, maintaining the peace, and acting on actual violations of the aforementioned for resolution.

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The Loss Prevention Officer is responsible for the Safety and Security of colleagues, guests, and owners, as well as property assets.

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We are looking for a highly motivated Loss Prevention Officer to join the team. The Loss Prevention Officer performs protective and enforcement functions in a courteous and restrained manner in coping with emergencies, undesired conduct, disturbances, and threats to life and property to maintain a safe and secure environment.

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We are looking for a Loss Prevention Officer to join our team.

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We are seeking to hire qualified professionals to work as Loss Prevention Officers.

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Frequently asked questions

What is the role of a loss prevention officer?

The role of a loss prevention officer is to protect a company's assets and reduce losses from theft, fraud, and other illegal activities. Some of the key duties of a loss prevention officer may include:

Monitoring and controlling access to company property and sensitive areas
Identifying and investigating incidents of theft, fraud, and other illegal activities

Implementing security policies and procedures to prevent losses

Coordinating with law enforcement agencies and other stakeholders to resolve incidents

Conducting internal investigations and audits to identify potential risks and vulnerabilities

Developing and delivering training programs to educate employees on security and loss prevention measures.

What makes a good loss prevention officer?

The qualities that make a good loss prevention officer may include:

Strong observation and analytical skills to identify potential risks and threats

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact with employees and law enforcement agencies

Attention to detail and accuracy in documenting incidents and investigations

Knowledge of security and loss prevention best practices and industry standards

Ability to work independently and as part of a team to resolve incidents and prevent losses

Dedication to ethical conduct and adherence to legal and regulatory requirements

Physical fitness and ability to perform security-related tasks, such as surveillance and access control.

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