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Consumers Energy Contractor Screening Program Requirements


It is the policy of Consumers Energy that all contract and service work force, including any construction workers, line workers, tree trimmers, janitors and lawn care workers that have unescorted physical access to any company facility or cyber access to the company’s network, shall successfully complete a baseline background check. The background check is valid for seven (7) years.


Consumers Energy has partnered with its preferred background screening partner eVerifile to process contractor background checks. After your company registers with eVerifile you will be required to submit your designated employees to process the required criminal background check package.


Consumers Energy Contractor Background Check Package includes the following:
  • Nationwide Extended Multi-County 7yr Criminal Check
  • Social Security Number Trace
  • OFAC – Terrorist Watch List Database Check
Each company will be charged a per applicant fee of $23.99 for each employee submitted for screening. Please have your credit card available when you register your company’s account.


eVerifile also offers discounted pricing to Consumers Energy contractors for the following verification services. Please contact eVerifile to learn more about pricing and how to order these services:


  • Employment Verification
  • Education Verification
  • Professional License Verification
  • Drug and Alcohol Testing
  • Credit Check
  • Motor Vehicle Report
Please note, Consumers Energy contractors are also required to process criminal background checks for any international employees. Please send international screening requests to