Penske Loss Prevention Operations Supervisor in Romulus, Michigan


Position Summary: The Operations Supervisor provides direction at a single location, leading staff to ensure customer requirements are achieved while meeting our Penske goals and objectives. Collaborate with location’s Operation team, locations assigned associates and the Loss Prevention (LP) team to integrate loss prevention into the locations’ strategies, activities, and decision making processes resulting in the prevention of loss related to property, assets, data, information, and product inventory while maintaining 100% compliance with all company policies. Assist operations manager with facility management

Major Responsibilities:

  • Ensure strategies, policies, procedures, performance metrics and goals are implemented

  • Provide effective LP training

  • Perform site evaluations – validation of compliance with strategies, policies, procedures

  • Identify physical security vulnerabilities and make recommendations for improvement

  • Monitor Loss Prevention performance and ensure/assist with the development of corrective/improvement plans to address deficiencies

  • Ensure cycle counts and physical inventories are conducted properly and in accordance with the required frequency/schedule

  • Manage the relationship with several 3rd party security contractors

  • Manage the card access, CCTV, Fire and Burglary systems for the building

  • Resolve actual or potential security or loss breaches

  • Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor


  • 1-3 years loss prevention experience in the supply chain management industry – includes transportation, warehousing and inventory control

  • Bachelor’s Degree; Industrial Security, Criminal Justice or related field preferred

  • Knowledge of basic security and loss prevention techniques

  • Proficiency with product inventory control technology and techniques

  • Knowledge of protective security devices and systems; alarms, closed circuit television systems, and automated access control systems

  • Effective communication skills, written and verbal

  • Effective team building skills

  • Analytical and problem solving skills

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite

  • WMS and ERP System Knowledge

  • Loss Prevention Qualified (LPQ)

  • Must be available to work some weekends

  • Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job

  • Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening required.

  • Representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • The associate will be required to: read; communicate verbally and/or in written form; remember and analyze certain information; and remember and understand certain instructions or guidelines.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the associate may be required to stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to occasionally lift and/or move up to 25lbs/12kg.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Work Locations: 15520 Wayne Rd Romulus, MI

Primary Location: United States-Michigan-Romulus

Job: Risk Management/Safety

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Risk Management/Safety

Req ID: 1811843