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When a future employer does a background check what does the background check say?
Many employers choose to search the most common records such as criminal records, driving records, and education verification. Other searches such as sex offender registry, credential verification, reference checks, credit reports and patriot act, searches are becoming increasingly common. Employers are looking for "black and white" facts about your past to confirm the trust they are going to be placing in hiring you.
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Answer Usually Mom & Pop employers and people that hire teenagers because juvenile criminal records cannot be searched like you would for an adult.
Employment background checks can contain a large amount of information - but that depends on what product/add-ons the employers opts to purchase. Some of the more common con…tents of an employment background check include: - Identity verification - Education verification - Employment verification - Professional credentials verification - Criminal records report (misdemeanors, felonies, sex offender charges, wants & warrants, etc.) - Drug screening
The goal of a company is to find out as much as they can about the skills and behaviors an applicant will bring to an organization. An employer is basically trying t…o establish whether you will be a good fit for the organization and what type of risk you might pose to that organization. Most employer background checks focus on employment history, educational background, credit history, motor vehicle history and criminal background. Employment and educational background checks verify information that employees have provided in resumes and on job applications.
Most companies to run a background check on prospective employees. The background check will look at previous rental history and any type of criminal activity.
Pretty much all intelligent companies will run a background check.
For you as the employer? That would depend on the amount of information you are seeking.
It seems that if a background check is prerequisite to employment you would have been so advised. If you provided false or misleading information on your job application…, and/or if your job requires a security clearance and you are denied, it would seem the employer would be within his right to fire you. Don't rely on the opinions of amateurs like me, though ..... check with an attorney.
They can find out if you are currently on active duty that is all that is available since 9-11 no military records of any kind are public record anymore besides the on duty st…atus.
Nowadays, there are few or no employers that do not give background checks. Most companies require a background check, but smaller, independent companies may or may not …do a background check. There are some employers that will not do background checks, but most employesr will request a background check.
Good question. Generally, an employer may do a background check on any information that is relevant to the job for which the employer is hiring. To be safe an employer can as…k the applicant in writing for permission to do a background check. The employer will want to include all the details of what matters are going to be checked into. If the applicant then refuses to have the check done, the employer may refuse to consider the applicant for the job without being at risk of liability for discrimination. Just to note, an employer cannot inquire about military records, school records, and credit report without your specific consent.
if you have been to jail or not, where you have worked, and other stuff about you
Despite their advertising to the contrary there are no websites that can give you a 100% accurate background check. The simple reason is that they do not have access to the FB…I National Crime Information Center which keeps these records. If you want your own record check simply go to your local law enforcement agency and ask. Bring identifidcation and (customarily) be prepared to pay a nominal administrative fee.
Employment background checks basically consist of a criminal background check which will contain any and all of your criminal records going back 7 to 10 years.. Their checks w…ill also include verification of your previous employments and anything else you included on your resume.. and currently most companies now include a credit check, which will show if you had any bankruptcies, check frauds, or financial delinquencies.. For more background checking information visit the related link:
They will obtain a Consumer Report from a company called First Advantage based in St. Petersburg, Florida. To find out more about them and how to get a file disclosure on your…self, simply google First Advantage and from there flip through their pages for instructions on how to obtain your file. They do operate under The Fair Credit Reporting Act laws, which entitles you to a file disclosure every 12 months.
An applicant for employment can request a background check from one of many reputable online companies or through a credit reporting agency. Employers can run a background ch…eck and may provide the applicant with a copy.
Employment background checks are performed by employers to help them make them make an informed decision about a potential candidate. These background checks can include credi…t history, criminal records, lie detector tests, medical records, bankruptcies, military service, school records and worker's compensation records.
Companies do employment background checks for a few reasons: 1. To check compatibility of the employee with the job at hand. 2. To ensure employee has sufficient experienc…e. (Reason 1 and 2 are the main reasons). 3. Peer pressure. (Companies do background checks because they are popular amongst other companies).