We’d like to assure you that we are committed to protecting the privacy of all our users. We will ensure that the information you provide us with is kept private and confidential.
Max People operates a construction recruitment business to identify and place candidates into temporary labour hire placements and full-time employment. The collection, storage, use and disclosure of personal information is necessary for Max People to function and provide services to candidates and clients as well as to take care of our employees' interests.
Collecting your personal information
Max People collects personal information, including but not limited to, your name, address, e-mail address and contact details. We may also collect and store other information including but not limited to, images, details of jobs you are interested in, your search history as well as information from your resume or application form including current and previous employers, details of your skills, work experience, education, salary expectations and qualifications. We also store other pertinent details relating to our dealings with you, including, but not limited to records of interviews, opportunities we have put you forward for, references, trade tests, other information you have provided to us and copies of correspondence.
We may also collect further information in relation to any temporary labour hire placement or employment role, including start and end dates, absences, remuneration, visa requirements, health and safety information, bank account details, IRD numbers, date of birth and drug and alcohol screening and criminal background check results.
We collect the above information in a number of ways, including:
Using your personal information
We use your personal information to:
Disclosing your personal information
We may disclose your personal information to actual or potential employers or clients in connection with the above purposes.
We may also disclose your personal information to trusted third party organisations to perform services on our behalf in connection with the above purposes. These third parties organisations will have access to your personal information in order to perform these services, but we will not authorise them to use your information for other purposes.
Third-party organisations to whom we may disclose your personal information (in connection with the above purposes) include:
We will not sell or rent your personal information to any third party. Where we sell survey results to third parties, these survey results do not contain any personally identifiable or personal information.
Comments and community contributions
If you submit a comment or a review in any of our community areas (such as our online message board or on any of our social media sites) your first name and last name initial, e.g. Mary B, or your display name (if you have set one), is displayed with your comment. You can set up or change your display name on any online message board in your Max People profile at any time as well as update or delete any comment made by you at any time. We strongly advise that you do not post your email address, home address, phone number or other personal information as part of your community contributions. You must at all times be courteous in all communications in our community areas and not post any statements or material which in any way infringes or violates the rights of others or which is offensive, illegal, defamatory, threatening, invasive of privacy, obscene, discriminatory or otherwise objectionable ("Offensive Content"). We are not responsible for any failure to monitor, review, edit or delete any content submitted to these areas. You agree that all community content provided by you is deemed to be provided on a non-confidential basis and that we have the right (but not the obligation) to remove or otherwise edit or delete any content that we deem in our sole discretion to be Offensive Content.
Security and storage of personal information
All information that you provide to us, or which we collect about you is stored on secure servers. However, the transmission of information via the internet is inherently insecure. We will take industry-standard measures to safeguard your personal information.
If your personal information is subject to unauthorised or accidental access, disclosure, alteration, loss or destruction (together, a "Privacy Breach") we will notify you if we reasonably believe that the Privacy Breach has caused serious harm or is likely to do so.
We do not store your personal information for longer than is necessary to fulfil the purposes referred to above or the period required by applicable law.
Most web browsers will allow you to set some control over cookies in your browser settings. This includes deleting them from your browser or disabling them altogether. If you do choose to set your browser to disable all cookies, this may affect your ability to use some of the features on our site.
Types of cookies
Temporary cookies: We use temporary (per-session) cookies to "remember" when you logged in last. This means you do not have to enter your email address and password more than once during a visit.
If your browser is set to notify you when you receive a cookie, you will be prompted to accept the cookie. Please select "Yes", otherwise your browser may experience some functionality loss when using our website.
Our temporary cookies will disappear when you log out of your member account.
Important: You should not use a “remember my login” feature on a browser unless you are the only person who has access to the browser. Never enable this feature on a public access computer as this could allow other people to access your personal information.
Third-party cookies and other technologies: We also use third-party cookies and other technologies for marketing and to gather website analytics. This includes:
You have the right to disable cookies at any time. For more information on opting out of being tracked by Google Analytics, please visit this page.
You can also opt-out of being tracked by third party cookies by setting your browser to delete or block third-party cookies: simply search online for “cookies” + the name of your internet browser (for example, “Google Chrome”) for step-by-step instructions.
You have the right to view, change and correct any personal information we hold about you at any time. We will process your request as soon as reasonably practicable unless there is a legal reason to withhold personal information.
Unless you have opted out from receiving email marketing correspondences from us including job alerts and industry news, you will automatically receive such correspondence when you set up an account with us. If you wish to unsubscribe from any email correspondence, you can do so at any time by pressing the "unsubscribe" prompt at the bottom of each email correspondence. Alternatively, you can contact Customer Services at email@example.com, and we can assist you with this.
If you have opted to submit your resume via our website, you can update or remove your resume at any time by contacting us.
We may contact you to:
Max People is committed to dealing quickly and appropriately with any privacy complaints.
For more information on privacy, see the Privacy Commissioner's website.