first_imgFake CVs and websites offering live fake references are on the riseacross Ireland, according to a Donegal employment vetting expert.James ArnoldJames Arnold from the Employment Vetting Bureau of Ireland, sayscatching bogus employees is getting more difficult.The Letterkenny agency say they are now dealing with more and morefake CVs as people come increasingly desperate to get well-paid jobs. Mr Arnold said employers in Ireland need to be aware that what theyview may not in fact be true and the need for background verificationsis essential.He said “One applicant with fake qualifications and a fake background,who gets through the system, has the potential to cause harm to anemployer and mayhem in the workplace! But catching fraudsters hasbecome more difficult.“Desperate individuals whether within Ireland or without will doanything to get into a well paying job! There are many tricksavailable to those who want to bluff their way into a high payingjob.”One website in the United States called offers a“truly customised” fake referee answering service, which will provideglowing endorsements to employers – accents included! For a fee, the company along with many others of a similar vein, willcreate a fake CV, ‘An employer’s’ fake website, a local phone numberand professional business address to make things look legitimate.Its website says Career-Excuse plans to expand into other countriesincluding Ireland.Mr Arnold says his staff at the Letterkenny-based company are highlytrained and can, by careful research, discover fake backgrounds withindays, which would otherwise appear to be legitimate to dupe anemployer.It provides Pre-employment independent pre-employment vetting andsecurity clearance services which are entirely independent and is alsoa registered Data Processor with the Data Protection Commissioner inIreland.DONEGAL JOB VETTING AGENCY SAYS FAKE CVs ARE ON THE RISE was last modified: August 3rd, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:CV’sDONEGLFakeJames Arnoldjobsletterkennylast_img read more