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Loss prevention

Business Unit:  Security Services
Career Area:  Security Guard
Location: 

St. John's, Newfoundland, CA

Are you ready to suit up?

Do you like working in a stimulating environment where you can make the most of your experience and make a positive difference?

Join a team of dedicated and highly skilled professionals who work together to detect and intercept suspects who may commit theft and fraud in retail businesses.


We are currently looking for Loss Prevention Officers to prevent theft in our client sites.

What you’ll be doing
  • Detect and apprehend shoplifters or those committing fraud while following proper procedures and protocols in accordance with Section 494 of the Criminal Code of Canada
  • Complete & compile necessary evidence and paperwork in a timely and professional manner
  • In partnership with the retail store staff, identify possible shrinkage concerns
  • Respond to electronic article surveillance alarms
  • Document all violations and communicate with Store Manager and Loss Prevention management
  • Report all incidents of unsafe store conditions and associate conduct 
  • Take immediate action to remedy any imminent safety hazard
  • Represent the store in a positive manner
  • Record daily activities and complete incident reports
What we offer
  • Flexible schedules
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Excellent benefits
  • Diverse work assignments
  • Paid on the job training
  • Free training and professional development courses
What we’re looking for
  • Valid Security Guard licence
  • Prior security experience as a Loss Prevention Officer required
  • Valid driver's licence and reliable transportation
  • Some knowledge of applicable laws
  • Basic understanding of law enforcement
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Meticulous record keeping, report writing and observation skills
  • Available to work days, evenings and weekends, as schedules may vary

GardaWorld: Make the world a safer place

GardaWorld is a global leader in the security industry, offering a wealth of opportunity to individuals looking to gain experience and develop professionally in a growing industry. We offer flexible schedules, diverse work assignments spanning multiple industries, and training and career advancement opportunities. We embrace diversity and welcome newcomers, women, students, retirees, reservists, veterans, and more to join our team, as we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


We thank all candidates for their interest; however, we will communicate only with the selected candidates.


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