PRE-EMPLOYMENT STATEMENT (Please read before signing)
I understand that the Company (YRC Worldwide Inc, its subsidiaries, divisions and any affiliated entities, hereinafter collectively referred to as “the Company”) will rely, in part, on the information I provide in this Employment Application in considering whether to hire me. I understand that it is important that I provide complete and accurate information and certify that I have done so. If the Company discovers at any time that I failed to completely and honestly provide any information requested of me in this Employment Application or during the interview process, I understand that my application will no longer be considered or, if I am working for the Company, that I will be subject to disciplinary action, up to and including termination of employment.
The Company is committed to compliance with the provisions of this nation’s immigration laws regarding verification of employment eligibility. Any offer of employment will be contingent upon your ability to provide legally sufficient documentation showing your eligibility to be employed by this the Company. Applicants or employees that present fraudulent documents for employment verification purposes will be terminated.
I authorize the Company to contact anyone that it deems appropriate to verify the information I have provided or to further investigate my background, past performance and suitability for employment. I waive all rights to bring any action for defamation, invasion of privacy or any similar claim against anyone that provides information to the Company with a good faith belief that the information provided is true. I understand that the Company may choose to obtain background information about me from a consumer reporting agency. Before requesting a report from a consumer reporting agency, the Company will ask for my authorization. I understand that if I refuse to provide such authorization, my application for employment will not be considered.
I understand that this Employment Application is not an offer of employment. I understand that nothing contained in this Employment Application creates a contract between the Company and me for employment or any other benefit. No promises regarding employment have been made and I understand that no such promise or guarantee is binding upon the Company.
I understand that if I am hired, I will be an employee "at will," meaning I am not hired for any definite length of time and either I or the Company can terminate my employment at any time for any or no reason.
If employed, I understand and agree that the Company retains the sole right in its business judgment to modify, suspend, interpret, or cancel, in whole or in part, at any time, with or without any notice, any published or unpublished policy, practice, procedure, process, or benefit.
If employed, I understand that I may be required to comply with Federal, State/Province, or Local Data Privacy and other applicable regulations. I understand and agree to comply with such laws.
If employed, I understand that as a condition of employment that I may be required to agree to and sign the Company’s confidentiality, non-compete, and/or other similar agreements. I also agree to notify the Company during the pre-employment process of any confidentiality, non-compete, and/or other similar agreements that I may have already signed with current and/or former employers, or other potential conflict with my ability to work at the Company.
I understand that the technical processing and transmission of the application, including my personal information, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks, including the transfer of this information to the United States and/or other countries for storage, processing and use the Company, its affiliates, and their agents; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. Accordingly, I agree to permit such parties to make such transmissions and changes, and hereby provide the necessary consent for the same.
FOR MARYLAND APPLICANTS: UNDER MARYLAND LAW, AN EMPLOYER MAY NOT REQUIRE OR DEMAND, AS A CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT, PROSPECTIVE EMPLOYMENT OR CONTINUED EMPLOYMENT, THAT AN INDIVIDUAL SUBMIT TO OR TAKE A LIE DETECTOR OR SIMILAR TEST. EMPLOYER WHO VIOLATES THIS LAW IS GUILTY OF A MISDEMEANOR AND SUBJECT TO A FINE NOT EXCEEDING $100.
FOR MASSACHUSETTS APPLICANTS: IT IS UNLAWFUL IN MASSACHUSETTS TO REQUIRE OR ADMINISTER A LIE DETECTOR TEST AS A CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT OR CONTINUED EMPLOYMENT. AN EMPLOYER WHO VIOLATES THIS LAW SHALL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL PENALTIES AND CIVIL LIABILITY. THE COMPANY DOES NOT USE LIE DETECTOR TESTS AS PART OF THE APPLICATION PROCESS.
FOR MONTANA APPLICANTS: THE EMPLOYMENT RELATIONSHIP IS GOVERNED BY THE WRONGFUL DISCHARGE FROM EMPLOYMENT ACT. Mont. Code Ann. § 39-2-901.
FOR RHODE ISLAND APPLICANTS: IF YOU PROVIDE FALSE INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR ABILITY TO PERFORM THE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB, WITH OR WITHOUT ACCOMMODATIONS, YOU MAY BE BARRED FROM FILING A CLAIM UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THE WORKER'S COMPENSATION ACT OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND.
This certifies that this application was completed by me, and that all entries on it and information in it are true and complete to the best of my knowledge.
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