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Compliance and Job Descriptions and Postings

Anonymous - October 29, 2015
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I have a question and am hoping that you can assist me with this. I have always been told that the job description qualifications has to be the same information that is posted to outside sources. In my previous experience we just copied and pasted the whole job description to all of our external sites. However the process we use here at CBC is different where they have created a separate word document with just the basics listed. What I have found is that the word document qualifications have been updated in the past but the actual job description has not. An example would be that the job description asks for 1-3 years of experience doing something but someone has changed the posting document to 2-5 years doing that something or the job description doesn’t state that a bachelor’s degree is required but our posting does require the degree. I think that this makes us non-compliant but am not sure where it states that what you post has to be the same as what your job description says. Can you tell me where that is (OFCCP?, etc.).

Also should preferred qualifications be left out of job descriptions?

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