Increase of 198,000 private sector jobs in February

stated. The February 2013 ADP National Employment Report also includes a breakdown by sector and specific industries:

  • Service providing sector added 164,000 jobs from January to February 2013
  • Goods producing sector added 34,000 jobs from January to February 2013
  • Trade/transportation/utilities gained 45,000 jobs from January to February 2013
  • Professional/business services gained 35,000 jobs from January to February 2013
  • Construction gained 21,000 jobs from January to February 2013
  • Manufacturing lost 9,000 jobs from January to February 2013
  • Financial activities gained 7,000 jobs from January to February 2013

Employment levels and employment checks

As companies continue to hire and new vacancies are being created, the importance of a formatted hiring process should not be forgotten. When you hire new employees, you want to be sure that they are trustworthy, reliable and professional – which can be achieved through background screening checks such as drug screening, education verification and criminal record checks. For more information on implementing a background screening process, let us guide you in the right direction.]]>

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