How do you know if you passed a background check?
How do I know if I pass my background check? They will either call or email you to let you know that the background has cleared. You may not even receive a notification that you passed the background check – you may just receive an offer.
When a company does a background check what are they looking for?
Generally speaking, a background check for employment may show identity verification, employment verification, credit history, driver’s history, criminal records, education confirmation, and more.
Can background check find jobs you didn’t list?
If you have held a job that you don’t list on your resume, be prepared to explain the reason. There is always the chance that a routine background check will show it.
Do background checks show arrests or just convictions?
No, we do not report arrest records. Other laws prohibiting to the use of arrest records for employment purposes apply at the state level. California-based employers for example can ask about convictions if they relate to the job, unless the convictions have been sealed, expunged, or statutorily eradicated.
Can I pass a background check with a misdemeanor?
All employers have the right to run a criminal background check on you, and chances are, your misdemeanor conviction will show up. To be considered for this position you must pass a criminal background check, meaning that you have no misdemeanor or felony convictions in any state, ever.