Information Collected and Stored Automatically
When you visit this web site to browse, you do so anonymously. PFG does not collect identifying information about you. We collect only summary and statistical information (see below) about the numbers of individuals who visit our web site and what those individuals look at. This information is used to create summary statistics, which are used for such things as assessing what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas. Information collected and stored which may be held indefinitely include the following:
– The name of the domain and Internet Protocol (IP) address
– The type of browser and operating system used to access our site;
– The date and time you access our site;
– The Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our site
– Information Collected from E-mail
You may volunteer to provide us personally identifying information, for example your mailing address, in an electronic message or web-based form. Information collected in this manner is used solely for responding to your request unless noted in the specific web page where your request is made. We do not share this information and any information that you provide to us in an e-mail may be subject to disclosure under a Freedom of Information Act request.
Where client access is required, the use of a User ID and Password will be used to authenticate to PFG systems. You are responsible for keeping your User ID and Password confidential. The use of your User ID and Password by you or any other person with or without your knowledge or consent, in connection with PFG, binds you legally and makes you responsible for any such online transaction. You should promptly notify PFG if you become aware or suspicious of unauthorized use of your User ID and Password. Software tags called “cookies” are used to identify and verify clients when they access the client side of our web site and to store return client information so that repetitive keystrokes are minimized. Attempts to authenticate to the client side of our web site using user IDs and Passwords are logged and audited. Client information and logs are maintained for purposes of security and accuracy. PFG will not sell or distribute client information to any other person, organization, or entity.
Candidate Privacy Notice
We consider the information you have provided to be confidential and commit to:
- Use this information only for the purpose of recruitment;
- Refrain from sharing your information with others for purposes that are not related to recruitment;
- Retain your information only for the length of time necessary to complete our recruitment cycle; and
- Comply with state and federal laws related to applicant tracking and document retention.
By submitting your resume to PFG, you authorize us to use and share it appropriately in connection with our standard recruiting practices. This could include providing your information to a third-party vendor retained to conduct background checks and validate data accuracy.
Please ensure that you do not provide us with any information or graphics that inappropriately disclose personal information protected by state and federal laws. For example, do not include a photograph of yourself, or specify your gender, race, religion, political beliefs, etc. Instead, provide information that accurately reflects your education, certifications, employment history, honors, and skills.
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