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Employment Screening Services LLC had over 30 years of Law Enforcement experience and over twenty years of industry experience.  We receive calls from other background screening companies’ clients asking specific questions about crimes that have been reported to them for their applicants.  When they ask their current screening provider these questions they are told to research the law books.  At Employment Screening Services we do this as a courtesy for our clients.  If you do not know anything about the particular crimes you are reporting what business do you have reporting them?  Again it comes right down to real-life experience and that is what you will have with ESS.

Our experienced professionals start by conducting a needs analysis to identify gaps in your current approach to employment screening. We take into consideration factors such as security, contact with children and seniors, and health care privacy laws. From there, we make recommendations that will best safeguard your organization. We do not build a box and try to fit your organization into it; rather your organizational prerequisites along with consultation determine what solution is right for you. The finished product consists of thorough informative reports, complete with evidentiary materials, you can quickly access online 24/7.

Employment Screening Services clients deserve and receive the highest level of security available.


Our client’s protection and anonymity is the number one priority for ESS. That is why our 24/7 web portal is encrypted and secured with an SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificate. ESS utilizes a CAPTCHA ( Completely Automated Public Turing Test To Tell Computers and Humans Apart) system to prevent robot computers from accessing our clients’ information.

Our web design company has many years of experience when it comes to protecting information on the web. They have built and maintain several sites for credit reporting companies. When you access our website there are several security features working in the background to protect you and your organization.

Network, Content and Administrative Security

Employment Screening Services network infrastructure is monitored 24/7 for protection against web viruses, cybercriminals, and data loss. ESS employees an IT team of background screened professionals that take care of this function for us so ESS can focus on our clients’ employment screening needs. Our IT team has ethical hackers on staff that attempt to hack into our systems ultimately finding potential threats before they become an issue.

Redundant Internet

Employment Screening Services understands reliable internet access for placing requests or retrieving results is essential for our clients. Therefore ESS has installed a redundant internet connection if one internet connection fails the secondary will automatically take over eliminating the client experiencing a timed-out response or no internet connection available, try back later.

Data Storage

Our client’s data is first stored in a state of the art server that utilizes a three-tier redundant system. Secondly, the data is backed up a fourth time on location. A third process then takes place, sending the data to an atmosphere controlled data center that is always kept at 62 degrees Fahrenheit and is monitored 24/7 for intrusion and failure. Finally, an additional copy is sent to a separate undisclosed location. Our client’s data is critical so ESS takes every precaution to secure their data.

Hard Copy Document Management

All of our client’s paper-based media assets are destroyed by background checked; safety and security screened destruction specialists and equipment operators. There is a documented single chain-of-custody to establish accountability. All destruction is in compliance with industry regulations including FCRA, HIPAA, FACTA, Sarbanes-Oxley, and Gramm-Leach-Bliley.


Employment Screening Services carries a $1,000,000.00 ($2,000,000.00 aggregate) Professional Liability policy for our client’s protection.

Secure Web Interface

With our state of the art secure web-based submittal and retrieval system, you can manage the entire applicant screening process Online. ESS understands employers need a full range of Capabilities including 24/7 access to applicant screening reports and notification of delays or alerts.

Tracking your background checks has never been this easy. Supervisors have the ability to check on their HR staff and make sure background checks are not delayed. This is accomplished by levels of access based on specific login permissions. Access rights range from full administration privileges to Order Entry privileges for the individual recruiter. Developed with feedback from our clients, ease of use and security are at the forefront of our design.

Your company has the ability to forgo the Web-based system entry, and simply faxing the requests to ESS. Even if you fax your requests to ESS, you can still have online access to reports and results.

You can elect to have emails sent to you when your applicant’s background investigation is complete and ready to be viewed or printed. If you are away from your desk, a text message can be sent to your phone letting you know your applicant’s results are complete and waiting for you to securely log in and retrieve them.

If you have a question about results or the status of an applicant’s background investigation just send ESS a message from our secure web interface messaging system that is available for you when you log in.

Your applicant’s results will remain online in a secure archiving system. Need a copy of their results just log in and access them.

Our clients expect and receive the following:

  • 30 Plus Years of Law Enforcement Experience
  • 20 Plus Years of Industry Experience
  • Compliance with local, State and Federal Law
  • State of the Art Technology
  • Confidentiality
  • Outstanding Customer Service


Contact Info

Employment Screening Services, LLC
PO Box 1108
Williamsville, NY 14231

Phone: 1-800-345-7715
Fax: 716.332.2276

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