I certify that all statements made by me on this application, my resume and any other accompanying documents are true and complete to the best of my knowledge, and that I have withheld nothing which, if disclosed, would materially alter or contradict the facts contained therein. I understand that false statements, omissions or misrepresentations may result in the disqualification of this application for employment with the City of Westbrook, or a withdrawal of any offer of employment, or if so employed, my dismissal from such employment.
I authorize, without reservation, the employer, its representatives, employees or agents to contact and obtain information from all references (personal and professional), employers, public agencies, licensing authorities and educational institutions and to otherwise verify the accuracy of all information provided by me in this application, resumé or job interview. I hereby waive any and all rights and claims I may have regarding the employer, its agents, employees or representatives, for seeking, gathering and using truthful and non-defamatory information, in a lawful manner, in the employment process and all other persons, corporations or organizations for furnishing such information about me. I agree that persons or organizations providing such information, or the City of Westbrook, shall not be liable should the information so provided warrant my disqualification from employment with the City or if employed, my dismissal from such employment.
I understand that it will be necessary to conduct a personal background, credit and reference check, and if the position warrants it, criminal histories check. I hereby authorize the City to conduct such an examination and persons or organization contacted to provide such information.
I further understand that any offer of employment is conditional upon satisfactory completion of a physical examination at the City's expense, when the nature of the position requires one, and that the examination will focus on my present ability to perform the essential functions of the position.