Justin Newberg



Work History

Work History
Nov 2006 - Oct 2009

Loss Prevention Detective

  • Detect and apprehend shoplifters via CCTV and floor observation

  • Investigate internal theft using transaction monitoring systems, exception reports, and CCTV

  • Conduct internal interviews

  • Counsel troubled youth shoplifters on personal, emotional, and financial issues that lead to shoplifting

  • Write case reports and supporting narratives

  • Provide leadership within the store and the district

  • Maintain the CCTV system

  • Respond to alarm calls 24/7

Mar 2009 - Apr 2009

Bicycle Mechanic

Granada Cyclery
  • Build and repair bicycles

  • Sell bicycles and provide excellent customer service

  • Provide education to the public about cycling

Oct 2008 - Mar 2009

Loss Prevention Detective

TJ Maxx
  • Detect and apprehend shoplifters and dishonest employees via CCTV, floor observation, and transaction monitoring systems

  • Provide leadership within the store and the district

  • Counsel troubled youth shoplifters on personal, emotional, and financial issues that lead to shoplifting

Jul 2008 - Aug 2008

ATV Trip Leader

Bobcat Pass Wilderness Adventures
  • Lead ATV trips throughout Carson National Forest in New Mexico

  • Educate participants in proper ATV usage and safety

  • Educate participants on the ecological and cultural history of the forest

  • Maintain the safety and operation of all ATVs

May 2008 - Jul 2008

Security Officer

Philmont Scout Ranch
  • Patrol camp on foot, bicycle, and vehicle

  • Enforce all Philmont rules

  • Ensure a safe environment for all staff and participants

May 2002 - Jun 2006

Bicycle Technician

Impact Resource Group
  • Assemble and repair bicycles in several retail locations

  • Build partnerships with key managers within the stores

  • Assist in training other technicians on proper techniques


  • Skilled communicator, with a strong aptitude for writing
  • Highly organized researcher
  • Works well under pressure
  • Patient educator/trainer

Awards and Recognitions

Eagle Scout Award (Troop 950)                                                                                                                     Apr 2001

Venturing Leadership Award (Crew 9383)                                                                      Sep 2004

  • This award is given to 5 scouts in the entire St. Louis district each year for excellence in leadership

Volunteer Experience

Venturing Adult Adviser, (Crew 9383)                                                                                   Sep 2004 - Jun 2007

  • Plan, execute, and lead numerous multi-day backpacking, rock climbing, mountain biking, and canoe trips

  • Teach youth scouts wilderness survival, leadership, and life skills


Feb 2007 - Present

Non Violent Crisis Prevention certification

Jul 2009 - Jul 2012

CPR, AED, and Airway Management certification

Jul 2009 - Jul 2012

Wilderness First Responder

Dec 2006 - Jan 2010

St. Louis County Metropolitan Security License

St. Louis County