Zenefits partners with a third-party provider called Checkr, a fully vetted and compliant background check service, to enable administrators to run background checks on new hires. Checkr performs all background checks, including the optional DMV check.
Once you have your Zenefits account set up, you can follow the guided steps below on a laptop or desktop computer to get started with background checks.
Zenefits offers two types of background checks for workers in the United States: Standard checks cost $25 each, and include one county criminal search. A Standard check verifi... Learn more
All background checks run through Zenefits will include SSN validation, a list of the candidate's previous addresses, whether or not they are on a sex offender list, whether or ... Learn more
You can customize your company's onboarding process and enable background checks for each new hire. To get started: 1. After logging into your Zenefits administrator account, cl... Learn more
See example form shown to employee's during onboarding here: Sample Background Authorization Form If someone doesn’ t want to authorize a background check, it is the emplo... Learn more
The attached PDF explains Checkr's background check process. Background checks usually take 2-9 business days to complete, but can take more than 9 days for jurisdictions where... Learn more
The Motor Vehicle Report is a report of the candidate's driving history, as reported from the state's Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). This includes information on the candid... Learn more