Background Checks
for the
Construction Industry

A Labor Shortage
Necessitates Fast Hiring

One of the biggest issues the construction industry faces is a labor shortage. When you find skilled candidates, you must move quickly. Backgrounds Online expedites this process. We confirm the applicant’s identity immediately, check education, employment and references promptly, and give you the fastest turnaround time possible. Rely on our dedicated team for accurate reports that help ensure you don’t miss out on qualified candidates.

Confirm Licenses
For Construction Workers

Depending on the type of worker you’re hiring, they may be required to hold a specific type of license. This might relate to a particular skill that will be used on the job or a class of license that allows them to operate heavy machinery. Our team verifies licenses so you will know for sure if a candidate has the skills and authorization to handle all their on-the-job duties.

Criminal
Background Checks

Prior to extending an offer, you may wish to check a person’s history for criminal records. This is done to see if the candidate has something in their history that could negatively impact your business. Backgrounds Online offers a wide assortment of criminal background check services. We’ll help you find records that were filed at local, state or federal courts. Run a complete criminal screen to protect your business, assets and other employees.

FCRA Compliant Background Check Services

It is imperative to make sure your background screening and hiring practices are compliant with federal and state laws. Regulations vary from location to location, so it's important to be aware of laws that govern any city or state in which you are hiring. It's beneficial to document your hiring and screening procedures and use them as a guideline whenever you're looking for new employees.

It's also important to maintain strict and fair hiring guidelines so that every applicant goes through a similar screening process. The specialists at Backgrounds Online are industry educated and FCRA certified. We can help put together screening packages for every type of position. Save your custom screening packages and re-use them every time you're hiring.
Background Check
FAQ
for the Construction Industry
Do I need to run background checks for temporary workers?
I hire workers for multiple sites in different cities. Can you offer convenient drug screening for all of my applicants?
I'm hiring people who will drive on the job. Can I check their driving records annually?
Should I get background checks for administrative workers?
When you work in the construction industry, safety is a top priority. This starts with the hiring and screening process, and continues until each job is complete.

If you have questions that aren't answered here, contact our background screening experts today.