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Retail Loss Prevention Specialists

On the Job


Retail Loss Prevention Specialists work to prevent loss (theft) from retail stores. They investigate thefts and conduct audits to find areas where stores may be at risk for theft. When necessary, they work with law enforcement.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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