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Old 06-29-2011, 01:33 PM
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So I just sent back my offer letter and went through hireright for my criminal, personal background check... 2 reasons why I ask -

1. I called hireright because in my online form it never asked about past employers and contacts....They said that my potential employer, a huge company, is not checking employment verification via hireright...just background and criminal..

2. I called my HR lady and she said they dont need references....as in they arent calling...

does this not seem unusual? I have more experience that the job is asking for...it requires only 2 years...but the salary is really strong and the company is great...

Is it because there is really no experience needed?
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Old 06-29-2011, 01:37 PM
Location: East of Seattle since 1992, originally from SF Bay Area
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If experience is required most employers will verify. Maybe they save time by doing the background check first before asking for and checking employment history.
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Old 09-30-2011, 11:13 AM
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There's no such thing as "really no experience needed" these days. I don't know what's going on, but it definitely isn't that.
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