Online reports indicate that Kellog’s will do a background check sometime during the hiring process.
Here’s what you need to know about background checks:
Not all background checks are the same. They vary depending on what state you live in. Some states, like those in this list, only go back seven years:
- New Hampshire*
- New York*
(* sometimes certain pay or salary bracket positions require one.)
While some states don’t consider any not guilty verdicts:
- Indiana (limited check)
- New York
However, if you live in these states, they’ll see your whole record, including those not guilty cases:
- Indiana (extensive check)
- New Jersey
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- West Virginia
We wanted to bring you Kellogg’s ratings, so we did some extra research. On glassdoor.com, they have 3.5 stars out of 5. They offer good pay and a great work environment, but the long hours can be discouraging at times.
What felony convictions might have a hard time getting hired here?
Does Kellogg’s hire felons? We aren’t sure, but certain felonies might pose an even greater problem.
Since you’ll be operating machines and various types of equipment, any drug or alcohol offenses could hurt your chances.
Crimes of theft or violence might also prove troublesome because you’ll be working closely with a large number of people.
Does Kellogg’s drug test?
Yes, Kellogg’s will drug test according to what we found online.
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