On their website, KNF&T says that they’ll perform a background check.
Here’s what you need to know about background checks:
The following states won’t look at information seven years or older:
- New Hampshire*
- New York*
(* sometimes certain pay or salary bracket positions require one.)
Even better, these eight states won’t bother with any court cases where you were found not guilty:
- Indiana (limited check)
- New York
However, these next states will look at your whole record, including the not guilty verdicts:
- Indiana (extensive check)
- New Jersey
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- Rhode Island
- South Carolina
- West Virginia
We jumped online to research KNF&T’s ratings. Glassdoor.com rates them at 4.2 out of 5 stars. Of the 40 reviews, most say the interview process was easy and job searching was worry-free. Complaints included delays in follow-up after submitting resumes.
Obviously this is a small sample size, so make sure to form your own opinion.
What felony convictions might have a hard time getting hired here?
Does KNF&T hire felons? While we’re unsure if KNF&T will hire felons, there are certain felonies that might hurt your chances. Since you’ll be working through a staffing agency, each job you apply to will have slightly different turnoffs. However, based on what we know about KNF&T, we think the following may make it harder to get hired here:
- Financial crimes are going to be difficult if working in accounting positions.
- Violent crimes might pose a problem when working directly with the public.
- Theft crimes could be tough for the company’s administrative positions.
Keep in mind that this isn’t an exhaustive list. It’ll come down to the client company’s hiring stipulations. You’ll want to think about the position you’re trying to obtain within KNF&T’s client base and how it fits with your record.
Does KNF and T drug test?
Our team was unable to find any firsthand information on whether or not KNF&T drug tests. But, because it’s better to be safe than sorry, you should proceed as if they do.
Have you applied for a job or worked here? Share your experiences!
Were you able to use the information in this article to get a job at KNF&T with a felony? We’d love to hear about it. Plus, it’s a chance for you to help others who are in the same situation!