Thanks to all of you who visit the blog, make comments, and send job scam information to me. My email address is firstname.lastname@example.org. Please let me know if you wish to use your real name or email address. If you don't say it's okay I will usually use a fake name and an even more fake email address to protect your identity.
The email job scam below comes from one of our readers by the name of Clara. It's not her real name but I did want to post it. As always most job scams seem to indicate a huge salary for very little work. The job scam below is no exception:
This is a request to your CV posted in CareerBuilder
and we would like to ask you to try for our new
A national & international team is seeking a
part-time shipping/receiving Manager. The position is
active to the employees who can work from
independently. Ideally, the job requires 2-3 hours a
day maximum on the computer. The work is consistent
and the hours are flexible.
Your responsibilities will include: receiving and
sending incoming shipments, packaging and scheduling
pick up of all outgoing product, maintaining
documentation for all shipping & receiving
The approximate monthly income is $1500.
Requirements: 25+ years old, ability to stay at home
from 8 am till 7 pm.
If you are interested, please reply with your
curriculum vitae and contact number where we can get
in touch with you.
Please note: If you do not receive a call from us your
information will be kept in our system for future
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