Retail Security Officers

As a Retail Security Officer you operate actively in preventing theft and reporting all incidents to the Gardaí. A Retail Security Officer can also be called a loss prevention agent or an asset protection officer. He or she typically observes shoppers in an effort to identify any shoplifting activity.

A Retail Security Officer primary role is Loss Prevention and Asset Protection


The Retail Security Officer works actively together with the store manager to prevent theft by the customers and also from staff. A common control is to check staff when leaving work and also check when products are delivered to the store.

General Requirements:

For this area of employment within Securitas, you need to meet the following requirements:

  • You are vigilant, helpful and work with complete integrity
  • You have a ten year month on month checkable history
  • You are fully flexible and able to work all shift patterns
  • You are of good conduct and character
  • You will be required to wear a uniform
  • PSA Licence required
  • You speak the local language (English) fluently.
  • Additional language and computer skills may be beneficial

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