Loss Prevention Officer

Loss Prevention Officer


As one of our Loss Prevention Officers you can play a key role in the overall success of our store by ensuring all property, merchandise, monies and personnel are kept in a safe and secure environment while ensuring the New World image is protected by delivering excellence in customer service acting in the best interests of the Company at all times.


Reporting to the Senior Loss Prevention Officer you will be responsible for:

  • Reducing shrinkage by promoting profit protection/loss prevention throughout all areas of our store

  • Creating and maintaining a secure work environment for all people within and around our store

  • Educating and encouraging staff to detect and deter theft - prevention is always best

  • Ensure team members’ awareness of theft is regularly maintained through the issuing of regular updates

  • Identifying and apprehending shoplifters using appropriate techniques as advised without endangering either your own or others’ safety


You will need

  • Previous Security/Loss Prevention experience

  • Ability to work under pressure – remain calm and not get flustered

  • Highest levels of integrity and honesty

  • To be physically fit

  • Customer service focus, a key part of the role is being visible throughout the store so you will be interacting frequently with customers as they shop. 

  • Flexibility in working hours and the ability to work one weekend day per week.


If you enjoy working as part of a team with lots of people interaction and have what it takes then we want to hear from you. In return we can offer you a great working environment.


Apply in writing with your CV by sending your application to jobapplications.terapa@nw.co.nz with “Loss Prevention” in the subject line. Applications close 30th of May 2018.


Offers will be subject to satisfactory Ministry of Justice and other pre employment checks.



Permanent Full Time, Permanent Part Time

Job no: EQAM8244441

Location: North Island, Waikato, Hamilton

Closing Date: Wednesday, 30 May 2018