Loss Prevention Associate

Employer
Sears
Location
Silver Spring, MD
Posted
Jul 30, 2018
Closes
Aug 13, 2018
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Retail
Hours
Full Time
Req/Job ID: 943445BREmploying Entity: Sears, Roebuck and Co.Employment Category: Regular, Part-timeJob Function: Asset Protection/Loss PreventionStore ID: 01304: Sears White Oak S/C MDJobs 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.JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:* Performs safety, Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), and Environmental activities and reporting, initiatingtimely 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 (ie, Merchandise Protection Audit, Open/Close Checklist), recommending action planswhen appropriate* Assists store management and District Loss Prevention management in the detection, investigation and closure of internal fraudcases* Maintains appropriate evidence in accordance with prescribed procedures* Monitors sales floor activities using closed circuit television equipment or onsite observation* Adheres to shoplift guidelines (ie, six elements of proof) performs shoplift apprehensions consistent with store theft activity andhelps 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 assignedJOB REQUIREMENTS:* High school diploma or equivalent* 18 years of age or olderREQUIRED SKILLS:* Basic reading, arithmetic, and writing and oral communication skills* Basic Internet navigation skillsPREFERRED SKILLS:* Retail Loss Prevention experience* Loss Prevention Certificate#Stores