As part of, and in consideration for an offer of employment, the compensation and benefit programs provided by Walls Furniture & Mattress and in consideration for Walls Furniture & Mattress mutual agreement to arbitrate claims (except for breach of restrictive covenants if applicable, such as involving return of company property, confidentiality of records, non-disclosure of information and/or documents, non-solicitation of employee and/or customers and non-competition), the applicant agrees that if hired, any claim he/she may have against its subsidiaries, owners, officers, directors, agents and employees, under either state or federal law, arising out of the employee's employment with the Company or termination of employment will be submitted to final and binding arbitration. By agreeing to arbitrate, the employee understands that he/she is not giving up any substantive rights under either state or federal law. Pursuant to the Company's arbitration procedures, the American Arbitration Association shall schedule the arbitration and appoint the arbitrator. Walls Furniture & Mattress shall be responsible for the arbitrator's fees. However, each party to the arbitration shall be solely responsible for its own costs and attorney's fees, if any, relating to the arbitration. The decision of the arbitrator shall be final and binding upon the employee and Walls Furniture & Mattress.
(If No, you will be disqualified from consideration for employment.)
"I verify that all of the information on this application and exhibits and resumes is true, correct and complete. I have not withheld any information requested by Walls Furniture & Mattress Stores. I understand that false, misleading, incomplete or omitted information will result in rejection of my application or termination from employment, whenever discovered."
I authorize Walls Furniture & Mattress and its agents to confirm all information provided on this application, exhibits and resumes and to investigate my suitability for employment. I agree to furnish additional information if requested. I release Walls Furniture & Mattress and all persons and companies from any claims, liabilities or damages from obtaining or furnishing information about me. I understand that I will be provided a supplemental notification and authorization if Walls Furniture & Mattress elects to conduct a consumer report about me under the Fair Credit Reporting Act.
This application is not a job offer or employment contract with Walls Furniture & Mattress for any specific time period. I understand that if hired, my employment will be for an indefinite time period and I may resign or be terminated at any time without notice or requirement of cause. I also understand that if employed, I will be required to complete a federal I-9 form and provide verification of my identity and right to work in the United States.
Any conditional offer of employment by Walls Furniture & Mattress is subject to successful completion of all employment requirements, including but not limited to verifying employment / personal references, criminal record, license / certification, driving record (where appropriate), testing for the illegal use of drugs, and a post offer, pre-hire physical.
If employed, I agree to comply with all policies, rules and procedures of Walls Furniture & Mattress.