Loss Prevention Officer Resume Samples

The primary duty of a Loss Prevention Officer is to prevent thefts in retail stores. The other associated duties are listed on the Loss Prevention Officer Resume as follows – monitoring surveillance cameras, strolling around the store and observing for any signs of shoplifters or suspicious conditions; apprehending shoplifters, assisting in creation of theft prevention plans and policies; monitoring the workplace to assess safety issues; monitoring shoppers, apprehending and assisting with the prosecution of shoplifters, and evaluating security plans which are designed to prevent property loss.

To be effective at this job, the following skills are required – detail-oriented, strong leadership skills, good physical condition to stand and work for a long time, strong observation skills, the ability to monitor alarm systems; and the ability to respond well to emergency situations. Most positions require only a high school diploma or GED, as on-the-job training will be provided.

Loss Prevention Officer/Manager Resume

Headline : Loss Prevention Officer/Manager with extensive experience in loss prevention, seeking a challenging and interesting position where I can have an opportunity to make a positive impact. To obtain a secretary position in a people-oriented organization with a challenging environment, to achieve the corporate goals, and to maximize my secretarial skills and experience.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Google Docs, Security Training, Inventory Control, Operations, Team Building

Description :

  • Monitoring Customer and Associate activities in the store for potential theft of company assets.
  • Taking appropriate action to prevent theft, apprehending individuals engaged in theft activity when prevention is not effective.
  • Conducting surveillance and apprehension of external theft suspects in compliance with company ethical standards and apprehension guidelines.
  • Assisting in internal theft investigations in compliance with company ethical standards and apprehension guidelines.
  • Maintaining all apprehension and investigation records according to company standards.
  • Developing and maintains knowledge and use of CCTV surveillance equipment.
  • Assisting in loss prevention activities in other stores, attending court hearings on the company's behalf, collecting public record information from local law enforcement agencies.
  • Assisting in monitoring store compliance with company policies and procedures relating to theft deterrence, safety, and operational controls, as assigned by supervisor.
  • Informing the Supervisor and Store Management of shortage control opportunities.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Junior Loss Prevention Officer Resume

Objective : Driven Junior Loss Prevention Officer that believes in providing seamless and secure service to guests, and for all parties involved by supervising a team of agents or dispatching calls and procedures. Also, a highly motivated sale professional that strategically cultivates multi-year, international and global recruiting solutions for existing, new and win-back customers while educating, and guiding them through new product releases.

Skills : MS Access, MS Word, MS Powerpoint, MAC OX, MAC Photoshop, MAC Indesign, Excellent Organization And Interpersonal, Creative Thinker

Description :

  • Developing and implementing procedures for minimizing the loss of merchandise, money or company assets as much as possible.
  • Formulating plans regarding customer and employee safety, emergency procedures, difficult customers and lost children.
  • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
  • Directly pursuing shoplifters and notifying the management and law enforcement of incidents.
  • Monitoring hot spot areas where security coverage is limited to check for violators.
  • Securing all special events, making sure all vendors, visitors, and employees are safe.
  • Observing all visitors, reading for unusual body language or unusual activity.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science


Loss Prevention Officer/Fraud Investigation Project Manager Resume

Summary : Highly motivated and results-driven Loss Prevention Officer/Fraud Investigation Project Manager bringing excellent experience in Security Operations. Team player and natural leader with exemplary communication skills. Seeking a challenging and responsible position which would effectively use prior experience, training, and abilities, offering opportunities for professional growth and advancement. Seeking a challenging position with a progressive and positive company where my knowledge, skills, and experience will be fully utilized.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Security Training, Loss Prevention, Money Handling, Cashier, Security, CCTV

Description :

  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of vehicles, cargo trucks and visitors.
  • Detected suspicious activities and watched for criminal acts and rule infractions.
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departure of employees and visitors.
  • Circulated among visitors, patrons, and employees to preserve order and protect property.
  • Wrote reports on property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons and unusual occurrences.
  • Operated detecting devices to screen individuals and prevent the passage of prohibited articles into restricted areas.
  • Warned offenders about rule infractions and violations and verbally evicted violators from premises.
  • Monitored central alarm system for fire, intrusion, and duress alarms and responded when needed.
  • Inspected equipment, structures, and materials to identify the cause of errors and defects.
  • Screened all passengers, crew members and employees for weapons and contraband.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Customer Service Agent/Loss Prevention Officer Resume

Summary : Driven to consistently deliver exceptional support. Passionate and driven to serve and protect by offering valuable support to citizens and community members. Self-directed and innovative thinker with a knack for developing creative solutions to complex problems. Seeking a position with the opportunity for new challenges and professional development and advancement.

Skills : Microsoft Office, 10 Key, Firearms, Surveillance, Asset Protection, English And Spanish

Description :

  • Investigating the known or suspected internal theft, external theft, or vendor fraud.
  • Collaborating with law enforcement agencies to report or investigate crimes.
  • Conducting store audits to identify problem areas or procedural deficiencies.
  • Inspect buildings, equipment, or access points to determine security risks.
  • Maintaining documentation or reports on security-related incidents or investigations.
  • Performing covert surveillance of areas susceptible to loss, such as loading docks, distribution centers, or warehouses.
  • Verifying proper functioning of physical security systems, such as closed-circuit televisions, alarms, sensor tag systems, or locks.
  • Identifying and reporting safety concerns to maintain a safe shopping and working environment.
  • Creating and maintaining partnerships with Store Associates including Store Manager, Executive Team, and District Managers.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science

Loss Prevention Officer/Security Officer Resume

Objective : Proven ability to manage challenging projects. Able to work independently or as part of a team to accomplish company goals. To work for a well-established organization in a highly motivated environment and provides an opportunity for growth. To obtain a challenging yet rewarding career that will allow me to utilize my supervisory/management experience.

Skills : Training, Employee Supervision, Customer Service, Clerical, ADP, Loss Prevention, Money Handling, Cashier, Security, CCTV

Description :

  • Patrolled hotel property to ensure the safety of guests and employees and to protect all hotel assets.
  • Answered house calls to assist both guests and associates with respect to safety, security and hotel operations.
  • Initiated and followed-up with all investigations of crimes committed against property and persons.
  • Assisted sick/injured guests or associates ensuring all documentation, reporting and witness statements have been completed within a timely manner.
  • Initiated investigations, write incident and accident reports, monitor investigations to their timely conclusion and ensure appropriate follow-up with guests, visitors, and employees, documenting all contacts.
  • Maintained accurate records while performing basic duties including, but not limited to, camera monitoring, shift activity log, codebook, and employee/guest interactions.
  • Monitored/distributed visitor and vendor access to the property by distributing visitor badges.
  • Performed frequent bag checks for associates leaving the property.
  • Escorted and interacted with special guests that need privacy when entering/exiting the hotel through the heart of the house areas.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science

Loss Prevention Officer/Supervisor Resume

Headline : Over 5 years of expertise in surveillance, apprehension, and procedural improvements. Quick-thinking with strong problem solving, communication, and people skills. To acquire a challenging position in an environment where I can best utilize my skills and education. A loyal, hardworking, highly motivated person that enjoys working with the public. Seeking to improve my position in the workforce, expand my knowledge and skills and to establish long term employment with a company that will appreciate my eagerness and enthusiasm.

Skills : Microsoft, CCTV, Customer Service, Computer, Sales, Loss Prevention, Security

Description :

  • Managing patrols for all areas of the property and immediate surrounding areas.
  • Providing assistance during emergency situations and defusing guest/employee disturbances.
  • Conducting daily physical hazard inspections, responding to accidents, contacting EMS or administering First Aid/CPR as required, notifying appropriate individuals in the event of accidents, attacks, or other incidents.
  • Following safety standards and mandatory training for monitoring of closed-circuit televisions, perimeter alarm system, duress alarms, fire life safety system, and safeguarding the security of locked property entrances when required.
  • Completing incident reports documenting all security/loss prevention related incidents.
  • Escorting any unwelcome persons, detaining individuals from the property without interrupting the orderly flow of property operation.
  • Maintaining confidentiality of all Security/Loss Prevention and property reports/documents, releasing information only to authorized individuals.
  • Quickly responding to all work order requests and emergency situations patrol to ensure safety to all guests and employees.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Loss Prevention Officer Resume

Summary : Energetic Loss Prevention Officer with over 9 years of experience in solving complex issues, in government and private sector environments. Loss Prevention Officer focused on safety and security management, as well as asset recovery. Skilled in problem-solving and conflict resolution. Upholds high ethical standards and is honest with supervisors, employees, and customers at all times regarding suspicious events and security questions.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook), Internet Browser, Public Relations, Problem Solving, Detail Oriented, Supervisory

Description :

  • Working with Loss Prevention Lead/Manager utilizing loss prevention physical monitoring equipment.
  • Circulating among visitors, patrons, and employees to preserve order and protect property.
  • Writing reports on property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons and unusual occurrences.
  • Conducting surveillance and apprehension of external theft suspects in compliance with company ethical standards and apprehension guidelines.
  • Scheduling preventative maintenance and repairs to security equipment or hotel property as needed and ensuring that equipment is prepared and operational for the following day’s work.
  • Responding in a courteous and prompt manner to all guest related incidents, questions, complaints and/or requests to ensure strong guest satisfaction.
  • Promoting teamwork and quality service through daily communication and coordination with other departments. 
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Loss Prevention Officer - Contract Resume

Objective : Bilingual, Attentive, Oriented and Motivated Loss Prevention Officer seeking employment opportunity to grow where my skills can be provided and practiced. In doing so, I would be contributing and enhancing my communicational, bilingual, and organizational skill that has been acquired by my employment experiences. Seeking a career in a progressive company and to contribute my experience in a successful work environment.

Skills : Loss Prevention, Security, Customer Service, Word, Windows, Supervisor, Management, Communications, Conflict Resolution

Description :

  • Interacted with customers and store employees to maintain a safe and profitable environment.
  • Worked with the asset protection lead and others to resolve any hazards or compliance issues and investigate any employee or customer accidents.
  • Taught and coached store employees about the principles, standards, and policies related to safety and crisis events and monitor their fulfillment.
  • Protected against fraudulent activity by creating ap alerts and reporting and documenting incidents properly when necessary.
  • Answered phone calls and responded to security issues that arise during shifts.
  • Completed daily contractor sign-in/out sheets, trailer logs, and maintained equipment key log.
  • Secured entrances and exits, docking doors, cages, fire exits, and alarm systems.
  • Frequently inspected access points, buildings, and equipment to evaluate potential security risks.
  • Conducted store/ inventory audits in order to isolate problem zones, detect stock shortages or procedural flaws.
  • Reducing merchandise loss using procedures and systems designed to safeguard assets.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Loss Prevention Officer/Supervisor Resume

Headline : A self-motivated individual seeking a career that will utilize my leadership and customer service skills. Possessing a high level of professionalism, diligence and a highly productive attitude. The position will provide growth opportunities, upon demonstrating my abilities and dedication of performance.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Loss Prevention, CCTV, Customer Service, Computer, Excel, Keyboarding, Logistics, Powerpoint, Research, Team Player, Investigating

Description :

  • Defused guest/employee disturbances resolve safety hazard situations escort any unwelcome persons from the property without interrupting the orderly flow of property operation.
  • Notified appropriate individuals in the event of accidents, attacks, or other incidents.
  • Responded to accidents, contact ems or administer First Aid/CPR as required.
  • Utilized closed caption television to monitor internal and external theft.
  • Continuously monitored security cameras and fire, building and alarm systems.
  • Investigated calls and complaints involving fire, theft, accident and hazard reports.
  • Reported all incidents, accidents and medical emergencies to law enforcement.
  • Monitored and authorized entrance and departures of employees, visitors, and other persons to guard against theft and maintained the security of premises.
  • Responded to accidents and medical emergencies involving guests and team members.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Loss Prevention Officer Resume

Summary : Security Specialist and Asset Protection Supervisor with 8+ years' experience Experienced Security professional with strong leadership and relationship-building skills. Utilize my experience, education, and abilities to achieve an organization's objectives and maximize its potential by promoting hard work, ethical responsibility, and excellence. To gain employment with a company that would allow growth and learning in the Loss Prevention Department.

Skills : SMAC Computer Program, Office Word And Excel, Multi-Line Phone System, CCTV, Team Development, Bilingual, Problem Resolution

Description :

  • Responsible for providing a safe and inviting environment, prevent losses, apprehend shoplifters and recover assets with minimal disruption.
  • Supporting store legal department and law enforcement by preparing diverse reports to support prosecutions.
  • Ranked among top performance employees in the area due to high-quality apprehensions and considerable store shrink reduction.
  • Performing lockdown procedures and routine training for the possibility of riot and security breaches.
  • Performing pat-down searches of persons entering the system and jail for visitation.
  • Providing and maintaining security for staff and inmates at the county correctional facilities.
  • Filling out reports for shoplifting cases and every day unobserved, and loss prevention surveys.
  • Understanding and actively participating in environmental, health & safety responsibilities by following policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelors of Science