As part of the volunteer requirement and before you can work with the children of City of Gardendale, you must successfully complete a background check. To make this process quick and easy, we are working with a screening company that allows you to complete the check online. Information provided electronically can be securely transmitted to this company. The screening costs is *$25.00 unless additional fees apply. If you have any issues in processing your order, please contact ESS customer service at 1-866-859-0143.

* County fees may apply

Please remember to do the following:

1) Complete all fields.
2) Use your legal name.
3) Enter your current address.
4) Do NOT add additional names to be searched.
5) Review your answers for accuracy and spelling.

Please contact the ESS Client Care team if you have any questions at 866-859-0143.

**Please order only the state of Alabama in the statewide search option.
** Please choose the Multi-State Sex Offender option in the Sex Offender state drop down menu.
Last Name
First Name
Middle Name
Maiden Name
Federal EIN Number
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City of Residence
State of Residence
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Government ID
Date of Birth: mm/dd/yyyy
Social Security Number
Hire Date: mm/dd/yyyy
Citizenship Status
Employee Signature Date
Alien Identification (Registration) Number
Alien I-94 (Admission) Number
Alien Authorized to work until
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Document Number
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Preparer Address
Preparer City
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Preparer Date: mm/dd/yyyy
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Employer Zip Code
Review Name
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Package Name
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Company State
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Name (First Last) While Enrolled
Start Date
End Date
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Company Name
Company Location
Company City
Company State
Company Zipcode
Company Country
Phone Number
Start Date
End Date
Company Contact
Name of Reference
Phone: 555-555-5555
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Custom Question
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Received on Date: mm/dd/yyyy
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Phone Number
Start Date
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Company Contact
Landlord/Management Company
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Phone Number: 555-555-5555
Fax Number: 555-555-5555
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Years to Search
Reason For Test
Applicants Phone: 555-555-5555
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