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Press Release

June 2015

Workable is pleased to announce its partnership with Checkr, a leading software provider of background screenings for employers. As part of its continuing mission to take the hassle out of hiring, Workable now offers pre-employment screening to its U.S. customers.

Widely hailed as the first Applicant Tracking System (ATS) that teams actually enjoy using, Workable is bringing better hiring to great companies regardless of their size.

Fast, secure and fully compliant with the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), the new background checks are conducted by specialists Checkr. Available from only $25 they’re accessed direct from your Workable account as part of your hiring pipeline.

From posting jobs to tracking candidates and running background checks, Workable is giving companies of all sizes the tools they need to hire effectively and affordably. More than 500 businesses are joining Workable every month, many of them using hiring software for the first time.

“We chose to work with Checkr because their API allows deep integration which means we get to control the UX (user experience),” said Workable’s CTO and co-founder, Spyros Magiatis. “They also offer our customers speed and reliability of results.”

Here’s a taste of what the thousands of SMBs who use Workable are saying on the independent review site, TrustPilot:

“Takes the headache out of hiring: Workable seems to be ahead of the pack right now. In particular, tight Gmail integration makes my hiring process seamless. Takes the headache out of hiring.”

“Loving Workable: I am absolutely over the moon with Workable. Great flow on the process, as well as awesome customer service. It has totally changed the way we process new applicants.”

“Rock star support: Hands down, post-sale service differentiates this product from competitors.”

Additional independent reviews are available on GetApp, Capterra and Software Advice.


Workable is a cloud-based applicant tracking system that enables you to post jobs on the best online job boards and gather your candidates in one place. Fast, secure and simple to use, it replaces the mess of email and spreadsheets that hold back hiring at many great and growing businesses. Find our more at https://www.workable.com/about

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About Checkr:

Checkr provides simple, fast and compliant background screenings for Enterprises and Startups. Companies can use Checkr’s API or web dashboard to manage all their background screening needs, from applicant consent to adverse actions. Checkr works today with more than 3,000 Clients in the United States, including Instacart, DoorDash, Zenefits and Workable. Find out more about Checkr at www.checkr.com

Press Contact:
Checkr Inc.
Contact: Pascal Levy-Garboua
[email protected]


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