Hiring Checks in the News
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Amazon hiring seasonal workers for local warehouse
Amazon is hiring seasonal workers for its product fulfillment warehouse in Upper Macungie Township. The temporary jobs pay $15.50 an hour. Those being hired must have a strong work ethic, attention to detail, ability to meet deadlines and a commitment to customer service. Applicants should be at least 18, read and write English fluently and have a stable work history. Drug screening and …
Wayne-based SkillSurvey Inc. smooths the hiring process
It wasn't too long ago that the housing market was in the basement and unemployment in construction soared, with more than 25 percent unemployed.
California background checks: Different from the rest of the United States
(10/28) By Attorney Lester Rosen, ESR California has unique rules for background checks that go beyond those of the other 49 states and the federal Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), which regulates background checks in the United States.While California employers always need to follow the FCRA, there are additional rules and requirements in the state when it comes to background checks for …
Emmaus may no longer require college degrees for police officers
Emmaus is moving toward improving the hiring process for police officers. On Monday night, borough council took an initial favorable vote on changing the ordinance containing its civil service requirements. One of the proposed changes would eliminate the requirement that only candidates with college degrees are eligible for the police department. “The goal is to expand the applicant list,” said …
eReflect And Ultimate Spelling™ Guide Job Seekers Through A Company's Background Check Process
What are background and reference checks, and why do companies do them? eReflect publishes a guide on Ultimate Spelling™ to help candidates understand the significance of background checks. (PRWeb October 24, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/10/prweb12261099.htm
City looks to limit criminal history as hiring consideration
Councilman Fimbres requests a discussion about the issue at council’s next meeting.
Companies around the Triad are hiring for the holidays
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The local holiday job market is shaping up to be better than last year’s based on plans by a number of companies to hire more temporary employees than they did in 2013, according to the Winston-Salem Journal. Many companies are putting in orders for holiday workers much sooner than they did a […]
Criminal police verification checks: A tale of blatant loopholes
Background verification is a process of authenticating a person’s credentials and references. Background verification enables employers to reduce potential risk mitigation by hiring a candidate who might be harmful to the company’s safety and reputation.
Beyond the Resume: New Hiring Trends
You have tons of experience, a flawless resume, but you can't seem to land that perfect job. So what's holding you back? It could be your social media life.
Use Data as Your Secret Weapon to Find the Best Talent and Ensure Their Success
Here are five factors to consider when collecting and analyzing information about your company and the workforce at large.