Store Detective

Salary: £10.50 /year

Job Description

Are you an experienced Store Detective who enjoys working within fast-paced environments?

Do you hold a current and valid SIA license?

Would you like the opportunity to travel nationally and work with some of UK’s biggest retailers?

If yes, then apply now!

Amberstone Guarding is a dynamic and forward-thinking company who prides itself on the quality of its staff and the service they provide. The company is an approved Contractor through the SIA and is placed within the top 5% of all security providers which benchmarks our high quality within the industry and shows us as best in class.

Benefits of working with Amberstone Guarding:

  • Permanent positions
  • SIA Licence – Company pays for renewal
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme
  • Child Care Voucher Scheme in operation
  • Simply Health cover scheme
  • Investing in employees through continuous development plans
  • Perkbox incentive scheme


Reporting to the Area Support Manager, the post holder will be responsible for detecting and preventing loss in retail stores in the South of the country, covering site for Bristol to Brighton.

Hours:45 hours per week, 5 out of 7 including weekend.

Salary:£10.50 per hour

Main Responsibilities:

  • Patrolling stores in plain clothes;
  • Discretely monitoring any suspicious behaviour;
  • Keeping notes of any observations;
  • Apprehending any suspects;
  • Liaising with Senior Store Management and Local Authorities;
  • Writing incident reports;
  • May be required to give evidence in court in relation to incidents within stores.

Essential Criteria:

  • Valid SIA License;
  • Driving License;
  • Experience of working within a Store Detective / Loss Prevention role;
  • Strong communication skills;
  • Ability to handle conflict situations in a professional manner.

Applicants must be able to provide a full 5-year checkable work history.

Due to the large number of applicants that we receive, if you have not been contacted within 14 days of your application please assume you have been unsuccessful.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £10.50 /hour

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