In connection with your application for employment or volunteer service with Urban Youth Impact (including any independent contract for services) or when deciding whether to modify or continue your ongoing employment (if hired) or service, Urban Youth Impact, may obtain a “consumer report” and/or an “investigative consumer report” on you from LexisNexis, a consumer reporting agency, or from any third party, in strict compliance with both state and federal law.
A consumer report is a communication of information by a consumer reporting agency bearing on your credit worthiness, credit standing, credit capacity, character, general reputation, personal characteristics, or mode of living which is used or expected to be used for purposes of serving as a factor in establishing your current and/or continuing eligibility for employment purposes.
An investigative consumer report is a report obtained through personal interviews with individuals who may have knowledge of your character, general reputation, personal characteristics, or mode of living. The consumer reports or investigative consumer reports may contain information regarding your credit history (if applicable to position), criminal records, driving history records, education records, previous employment history, social security traces, military records, professional licensure records, drug testing, government records, and other types of background information.
You further understand that these reports may contain information concerning the reasons for termination of past employment. You are hereby notified that you have the right to make a timely request for the nature and scope of any investigative consumer report. You are further notified that, prior to being denied employment based in the whole or in part on information obtained in the consumer report, you will be provided a copy of the report, the name, address, and telephone number of the consumer reporting agency and a description in writing of your right under the Fair Credit Reporting Act. Inquires to LexisNexis should be directed to LexisNexis.