Loss Prevention Associate

Saver Group, Inc. dba Save-A-Lot - Lexington, KY

Full-timeEstimated: $31,000 - $42,000 a year

Saver Group, Inc.

Job Description –Loss Prevention Associate

Reports to: Regional LP and Safety Manager/Store Manager

Hourly Position

Note: This document describes the major responsibilities of the Saver Group Loss Prevention Associate. Management reserves the right to assign other duties as required to ensure efficient company operations.

General Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice preferred.
  • 1 year experience in loss prevention management and/or law enforcement.
  • Wicker land and or Reid Interviewing/Interrogation Certified preferred
  • Advanced computer skills required/ability to use a variety of software programs is a plus.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:

  • Good interpersonal communication skills required. Must be able to effectively communicate ideas in both oral and written form.
  • Must be able to listen to both employees and customers and solve problems.
  • Customer service orientation and willingness to deal with people daily.
  • Must be a team player and be willing to assist other employees.
  • Ability to self-start and motivate oneself to get the job done even when fatigued.
  • Should possess a generalist point of view, i.e., be willing to assist in a variety of assignments and projects.
  • Ability to recognize potential unsafe working conditions and report those to the appropriate supervisor.*

Essential Functions/Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist with employee theft investigations, documentation and video research
  • Work with the Regional Loss Prevention & Safety Manager
  • Monitor camera systems
  • Conduct payday interviews
  • Involved with company related criminal cases
  • Working with local authorities to help with investigations and convictions and necessary paperwork for restitution.
  • Appear in court as a company representative
  • Walk the sales floor regularly to ensure the protection of Saver Group’s property, products, customers & employees.
  • Escort and, when necessary, ban unwelcome visitors from the store.
  • Identify and report merchandise shortages.
  • While following SGI policies, recover stolen merchandise.
  • Work with management to promote a safe working environment
  • Educate and provide guidance to management on proper safety policies and procedures of Saver Group
  • Report unsafe working conditions to Store Manager.
  • Ensure that electrical panels and emergency exits are not blocked.
  • Ensure that fire extinguishers are properly placed, working correctly, and in date from last inspection.
  • Review emergency action plans & make sure DSD books/posters are in plain view in each department.
  • Complete safety audits monthly
  • Attend safety seminars and meetings as instructed

Environmental Conditions/Physical Requirements

  • Position requires some travel 0-25%
  • Extended periods of standing and walking.
  • Some overnights stays may be required.
  • Must be present during company related criminal cases
  • Irregular work hours – days, nights, weekends

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
  • Education assistance or tuition reimbursement