Is The Logistics Manager Job Offer At Emcon-Mainmailer.com Legitimate?

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  1. Eric O'Hara says:

    I’m so glad I found this article. Too bad I found it too late. I received the exact same emails. They seemed very legitimate, and so did the company website (thepostaldelivery.com), so I didn’t even think to question it. I gave them my ID and SSN in order to be employed, and gave them banking information so that I could receive payment (which I never did). After the one month probation period, I filled out the W-4 and I-9 forms for employment. And all of the sudden the website that I worked through (crm-explorer.net) goes down, and I can’t get in contact with anyone. I called and emailed my supervisor, payroll, and the HR department. No response. After digging online trying to figure out why I can’t get in touch with these guys, I stumbled upon this article. I wasted a month working for these scammers, and now I have to report fraud and close my checking account. It is frightening how legitimate this company appeared to be. I only wish I discovered this article sooner, and I hope no one else will fall for this fraud.
    Also, ever since I have been badgering them with phone calls and emails, they removed their contact information from their main website. If you try calling that number now (800-413-9520) it will go straight to a dial tone, when just last week it was working.

    • admin says:

      I’m so sorry, I wish you could have found us sooner also but thank you for sharing your experience. Hopefully your experience will help prevent others from becoming victims to these scammers in the future. What you described is the typical pattern all these reshipping scams follow.

  2. Ryan says:

    I also heard from this company as well and gave my banking information for my probationary period pay. I spoke with a Jennifer Dobbs who is a supervisor there. We last spoke on 10-6-17 when she said that she’ll be sending my training report to HR and Payroll but since that time, I haven’t heard back at all. I told my mom about it and she did some digging around and I did some digging around as well and that’s how I found out about their fakery from this site. I had no idea about them being this way at all. So, now, I’m going to take preventative measures and file a complaint with the post office and have my checking account closed and have a fraud alert going.

  3. I just received a carbon of the previous offers “Nietos & Associates.” In my due diligence, I discovered this website. The absence of a verifiable website, the misspelled words and verbage found at the linked website included with the offer were “red flags” for me as well.
    Beware

  4. William Hast says:

    I got a job offer for Logistics Manager, here was the email I was sent. I did not realize this was a scam. Here is what I was sent. There is more below this

    Dear, Chuck

    We have recently been conducting a search for new and ambitious talent to join our team. Our company, Nietos & Associates, has been experiencing unprecedented growth. We are looking to hire a number of motivated individuals for several Logistics Manager positions.

    Nietos & Associates is in the business of logistics management and solutions and is considered a leader in the global shipping industry. We are located in California, however, our Logistics Managers work remotely from their current locations and home offices. Nietos & Associates is the legal registered owner of The Postal Delivery on-line platform.

    This position offers incredible flexibility, a generous salary, expense reimbursement and a comprehensive benefits package for the right candidate. The desired attributes for potential employees would be dependability, confidentiality, ability to work independently and desire to succeed.

    We have taken a look at the summary of your background and experience and we would like to invite you to apply for one of these positions.

    If you would like to learn more about the position or would like to apply now, please click the following link. This link will also contain more information about the available position including qualifications and job duties.

    Should you have any questions about the position or the application, please let us know.

    We hope to hear from you soon!


    Yours sincerely,
    Charlie Hayes

    Nietos & Associates
    HR Department

    That was the note I got unsolicited. I get a lot of this sort of thing mostly from insurance companies wanting me to join them, but that is not my thing. Here is the reply to my acceptance:

    Thursday, August 31, 2017

    Dear Chuck

    We are so happy you decided to apply for this great opportunity from Nietos & Associates. After receiving your application, we reviewed all the information and are encouraged that our assessment of you and your qualifications was right on target.

    You have been approved to advance to the second phase. The second phase is a phone interview with our HR staff. We have taken the liberty to set an appointment date and time for your interview. We are only able to give a window of time as interview lengths cannot be predicted and can vary quite a bit.

    If the time slot set aside does not work with your schedule, please contact us right away so we can reschedule to a more convenient time. You may contact us at this e-mail address or call us at (800) 413-9520 ext. 27.

    Scheduled interview: September 01 – PM hours PST (12PM – 5PM Pacific Standard Time)

    Congratulations and we look forward to hearing from you.


    Yours sincerely,
    Charlie Hayes

    Nietos & Associates
    HR Department

    Phone: (800) 413-9520 ext. 27
    Fax: (800) 413-9236

    They scheduled at interview first for the 4th then changed it to the 5th of Sept. i.e. today. But I got no callback from them.

    • Justine Howl says:

      I got the same exact email but they changed the name of the company to Main Mailer that is supposed to be affiliated with Emcon. I never heard of them so I tried doing some research. I came across both websites for Emcon and Mainmailer and it looked legit. I actually spoke with them about an hour ago for an “interview” and immediately got suspicious. What they claim I would be doing didn’t sound right. They told me I would be receiving packages at my house, making sure everything was in order, re-package the order using a different shipping label and then I would take it to the post office and re ship it. There were too many red flags while talking to the guy. I searched to see if they had been reported and I came across this site. He told me I should be receiving an email within 2-3 business days to know if I got the job or not. I’m going to go ahead and assume I got the job LOL! I’m almost tempted to play along and scam the scammer but I’ll definitely be reporting them. I’m glad I didn’t give them any of my information.

    • Kay says:

      I received an email identical to your original one today. Of course, it had my information substituted for yours. I started going through the website and picked through the information and was actually fairly impressed with what I saw, but I have done some research into situations like this in the past and the description of the position, including the need to receive and then we ship packages from my home address, made me realize that something sounded wrong. My initial attempts to research didn’t actually find much information, and I needed to add the word scam to the listing in order to be able to find anything helpful. Once I saw this, I knew that I was right in ignoring the listing and not providing any of my information. It was pretty unfortunate, given that I am currently on the job market, and have been for quite some time. Needless to say, I would have definitely appreciated that position.

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