Retail Loss Prevention Officer

Detects and investigates shoplifting, fraud and other unlawful acts of employees or customers of a retail establishment. Registration or licensing may be required.
Training time - No data available -
Average pay $47,252
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 400

What does a Retail Loss Prevention Officer do?

  • patrolling property and checking doors, windows and gates for unauthorised entry
  • watching for irregularities such as fire hazards, malfunctions of machines and equipment, lights left on, leaking water pipes and unlocked security doors
  • detecting and investigating theft and other unlawful acts carried out in retail establishments

Related courses

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Certificate II in Security Operations
Certificate III in Security Operations