Loss Prevention Officers
If you are in the retail business, you need a loss prevention officer to monitor the area from unusual behaviour. A loss prevention officer can help you protect your business from theft and vandalism. However, loss prevention officer description varies from location to location and typical job duties.
For exact details regarding loss prevention officer duties and responsibilities, reach out to Perth Security Services!
At Perth Security Services, our loss prevention officers conform to the following job description:
- Monitor the area for potential threats.
- Identify thieves or vandals in the area.
- Monitor the behaviour of employees and patrons.
- Reviewing of stocks and investigating pilferage amongst employees.
- Documenting theft and security violations.
- Collaborating with authorities to catch shoplifters and dishonest employees.
- Confronting suspected shoplifters.
- Help develop a better security policy.
Working in a comfortable and well-lit environment is also listed in the loss prevention officer description. Expect a graveyard schedule since retail stores are open during the late hours. The loss prevention officer career also requires exceptional skills as you need confront suspected criminals from time to time. (You may get hurt if you are unskilled)
What do loss prevention officers look for?
THE DEFINITION OF A LOSS PREVENTION OFFICER
The Perth Security Services loss prevention officers are trained to look for suspected shoplifters and other criminals lurking in the area. They are also well-trained in profiling shoppers and identifying their behaviour, which requires intensive study and training to qualify properly. Shoplifting may not be considered a serious crime in Australia. However, it generates cost in society. If you own a business, a loss prevention officer can help prevent damage and loss!
At Perth Security Services, we have a team of experienced loss prevention officers who can handle any situation within the business area. Our prevention officers passed the required training and certifications, which helped in preparing themselves to face potential threats. If you think that becoming a loss prevention officer is the career for you, train with us!
But, what exactly is a loss prevention officer?
A loss prevention officer is security personnel that typically works in retail businesses to ensure that the area is safe from shoplifters, vandals, and thieves. Another example of a loss prevention officer definition is to create theft prevention plan, monitor and asses the area to attain zero stock loss. A typical loss prevention officer does not wear a uniform, and they can also work for casinos, hotels, and resorts.
LOSS PREVENTION SERVICES
At Perth Security Services, we can ensure to:
- Catch thieves
It is a known fact that there will always be shoplifters and thieves in the retail industry. Without a skilled loss prevention officer, you will keep on losing stocks and merchandise due to shoplifting. Our team of loss prevention officers has exceptional talent in looking for potential thieves and other criminal acts within the vicinity of your business.
- Control damage
At Perth Security Services, we can assist you not only in keeping away potential thieves and shoplifters but also mitigate damages with the help of high tech surveillance and security system.
- Train your staff
It is important that your staff is also knowledgeable about the basics of loss prevention. We can help you train your staff to identify potential threats and other suspicious behaviours within your business.
- Follow up investigations
At Perth Security Services, we make sure to follow up all the cases of shoplifting and theft that is associated with your business. We also have contacts that can help you catch the criminals quickly.
If you like the sound of that, talk to us!
Do not hesitate to reach out to our friendly staff for more details!