About Us

Vigilant Employment Screening, Inc.  has been keeping employers safe for over 30 years. Brian Williamson - CEO, personally consults with each client to ensure your company is offered the most robust suite of background checks for your specific needs.

The Vigilant Advantage is our industry expertise enhanced by our 1:1 consultative approach with each client. We work directly with HR managers to help you hire the right people and decrease the risk of negligent hiring lawsuits. Vigilant has partnered with the best and brightest HR technology companies for Human Resources Information Systems (HRIS) and Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS).  


We can also eliminate an expensive custom integration by connecting to existing pre-integrated HRIS systems including Taleo Business Edition, Taleo Enterprise, PeopleSoft, HotlinkHR and SharedHR.  Coming soon iCIMS, nowHIRE, HRsmart, BULLHORN, iSymphony and more!  

Vigilant provides thorough Background Checks ranging from a simple check on a SSN and Criminal record search to Education, Employment, Reference and Professional License verifications to all types of Drug Tests, Sex Offender and Terrorist List checks, Federal Criminal or all Civil Reports, and instantaneous Driver's Records and Credit Reports. We have a global network of trusted experienced researchers who act as our strategic partners in cities and countries around the globe.

From North America to Europe and Asia, Vigilant’s background checks are fast, affordable and reliable so you can hire with peace of mind and without delay. All US and International employment and vendor screening services are processed via a user-friendly online service. Your costs and time-to-hire can be closely managed with your own screening statistics available 24/7 and we guarantee our prices will fit your budget.


Consider Vigilant for not only your employee screening but for checking out your contract hires and vendors/suppliers--both critically important!

All new clients are offered a FREE personalized package as a preview of our comprehensive services. 100% customer satisfaction is always our goal and Vigilant is proud to have a 100% client retention rate. Let us show you why. One call does it all. Call us at 888.742.3888 and we can get you set up in a matter of minutes.


Vigilant Employment Screening, Inc.

120 Main Street

Tiburon, CA 94920

Phone: 888.742.3888 or 415.332.4400


Fax:    800.224.3171 or 415.332.4405



General inquiries:  info@vigilantemploymentscreening.com

Email the CEO:    brian@vigilantemploymentscreening.com

Email the VP of Operations:  erick@vigilantemploymentscreening.com

Hours of operation: Monday through Friday (8am-5pm PST)

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