Loss Prevention Associate-Houston/Shepherd TX

Sears Stores - Houston, TX

Jobs in this category are responsible for protecting company assets through activities in safety, inventory recovery and internal/external theft. Some essential duties include including assisting with reduction of loss of inventory, time, and assets, as well as monitors surveillance equipment and apprehends shoplifting suspects.

  • Performs safety, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and Environmental activities and reporting, initiating
timely updates when applicable
  • Conducts safety inspections on a scheduled basis in the Store and Auto Center, ensuring timely and accurate reporting of results
  • Conducts regular operations assessments (i.e., Merchandise Protection Audit, Open/Close Checklist), recommending action plans
when appropriate
  • Assists store management and District Loss Prevention management in the detection, investigation and closure of internal fraud
  • Maintains appropriate evidence in accordance with prescribed procedures
  • Monitors sales floor activities using closed circuit television equipment or onsite observation
  • Adheres to shoplift guidelines (i.e., six elements of proof) performs shoplift apprehensions consistent with store theft activity and
helps train store staff in proper application of shoplift guidelines
  • Prepares investigation reports that are accurate, complete, concise, and well-organized
  • Maintains confidentiality of sensitive information
  • Uses basic internet navigation and email to access and print information and reports
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Basic reading, arithmetic, and writing and oral communication skills
  • Basic Internet navigation skills
  • Retail Loss Prevention experience
  • Loss Prevention Certificate