Security Guard (Loss Prevention Investigator)

Kitchener-Waterloo, ON
Salary: $15.00 /hour

Loss Prevention Services Limited is the premier provider of retail investigators and security guards assisting a wide client base to reduce shrink through external theft. LPS is currently seeking full-time and part-time Loss Prevention Investigator and Security guard applicants throughout Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge and Guelph. Successful applicants will demonstrate strong knowledge in the Criminal Code of Canada, Citizens Powers of Arrest and Trespass to Property Act.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Detect & apprehend shoplifters or those committing fraud
  • Follow proper procedures and protocols
  • Write extensive incident reports while utilizing knowledge in Trespass to Property Act and Citizens Powers of Arrest
  • Represent Loss Prevention Services in a professional manner, including in all court-related procedures

Minimum Requirements:

  • Valid Ontario Security Guard License
  • High school Diploma (preference will be given to Police Foundations/Law & Security graduates)
  • Ability to work on weekends, and willing to travel (maximum 1 hour one way)
  • Physical fit to walk for extended periods of time.
  • High degree of honest & integrity
  • Reliable vehicle
  • Must be willing to travel within Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, Guelph and Brantford


  • Entry level position: $15 – $16 per hour based on experience and education
  • Paid training
  • Benefits

Applications must be submitted through Indeed or on our website:

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Thank you for your interest in this position, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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