The United States Postal Service (USPS) has awarded a national contract to General Information Services, Inc. (GIS) to provide background investigation pre-employment screening services. The initial award is effective through September 2009 and has three two-year renewal options that can be exercised at the discretion of the USPS. Terms of the contract were not released.
GIS is a provider of total workforce management and security solutions since 1966 and is a leading provider of solutions to the retail, financial services, government, and healthcare industries.
The company said it processes more than eight million screening components annually. GIS is headquartered in Chapin, SC and offers services in all 50 states and internationally.