Verification's Specialists

Fort Myers, Florida
Administrative & Support Services (Office and Administrative Support Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
US$ 11.50 per hour
Ref. Number
Weinberg,Brooke, Spherion
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Job Description

Spherion is seeking verification specialists for a background check company in Fort Myers. This position is responsible for verifying information provided by applicants. This is a temp to hire position with opportunity for growth. Within the first year most people receive a $1 raise. The shifts vary from 8-5, 9-6, 10-7, 11-8 pm. Shift times are not guaranteed it is based on the openings in the company.

Conduct phone interviews and internet based research to complete and verify employment, education and Professional License information as reported by Client applicants.
Organize assigned work to be completed in priority order, within an assigned time frame.
Communicate with individuals via telephone to complete assigned employment, education and reference verifications.
Reconcile any discrepancies identified during the investigation.
Ensure client guidelines are followed.
Monitor pending work levels to ensure timely completion of Client background reports.
Maintain strict quality standards.
Contributes to the team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM

Typing (40-45 WPM)/ 10-key Number Pad skills.
Be able to complete 48 verifications per day and make 90 outbound calls per day.
Proficient with Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).
Data Entry/ Database Navigation skills.
Written and Verbal Communication skills.
Organization skills for electronic and physical files and documents.
Ability to work effectively with standard office equipment (telephone, copier, fax).
Maintain Confidentiality/Maintain Professional Discretion.
Multi-task between elements such as phone and PC.

No Degree Required

1-4 years

Ability to work in a fast-paced and high-volume environment.
Active listening skills to interpret information accurately.
Persistence and assertiveness in obtaining information.
Ability to work well independently and in teams.
Ability to focus attention on details.
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
Ability to learn and understand highly specialized and detailed information.


Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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