Beware of job postings on craigslist…I am writing to let you know that a scammer using the name of Frank Salgado is using your company, Syntel, to trick people into thinking they are being hired by you. Can you please contact me and I will give you all the information. Meanwhile I will file a complaint. SeeFrank Salgado: I”m Mr. Frank Salgado from the HR Department of SYNTEL INC… Are you ready for your interview?linda : Yes.Frank Salgado: What is your preferred email so i can email you with the Job details and Position summary for your understanding?linda.som283: The email I am using is linda @gmail.comFrank Salgado: Job details will be emailed shortly.linda.som283: Okay. Frank Salgado: Check your email and let me know after reading if you are still willing and interested to proceed.linda.som283: I”m waiting for the email to show up. One moment.linda.som283: It looks good. I would be interested in being available right away for training and working. Can you send me the website address of the company?Frank Salgado: Browse on www.syntelinc.comFrank Salgado: I have some questions for you. I want you to be precise on them and give answers in full explanation… Are you ready?linda.som283: yes.Frank Salgado: 1. Tell me little about yourself?2. Are you available to work from Monday- Friday 10am-5pm EST?3. Are you presently employed?—–please keep reading our emails back and forth. —————-Dear Frank, I”m afraid we have a major hick up. The website you have given me is for syntelinc.org, not .com.The phone number you have given me is a number reported to be from a scammer. [protected] From: Not to be Scammed # of Reports: 2 This number is a guy claiming to work for Rockstar Energy Drink and offering a job..Its a scam 02/05/2014 10:09:28 AM Caller Type: Scammer/FraudsterBecause of these two factors, I can not trust verify who you are and no longer want to work with you. Good scam you have there.Sincerely, Linda ———- Forwarded message ———-From: Frank Salgado Date: Wed, Jun 18, 2014 at 2:17 PMSubject: Re: Fwd: Fwd: NOTICE!!!To: Linda Sommer [protected]@syntelinc.org and phone number [protected]. Make sure you punctual online tomorrow 10am EDT.On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 12:43 PM, Linda Sommer wrote: May I also receive your Syntel e-mail address and telephone contact number.Much appreciated.Sincerely, Linda ———- Forwarded message ———-From: Frank Salgado Date: Wed, Jun 18, 2014 at 9:41 AMSubject: Re: Fwd: NOTICE!!!To: Linda Sommer Sounds good. Your personal information, name, address and phone number is not included?On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 12:38 PM, Linda Sommer wrote:Dear Frank, I can order the equipment you are requesting as soon as a check is cleared, however, I already have a desk, file drawer and HP 400 laser printer and a scanner than can function as a fax machine. Isn”t there fax software that can be used. I generally use .pdf files to send documents. Can you please send me your syntel e-mail address and phone number for my reference.Let me know your thoughts. Appreciate your response.Sincerely, Linda ———- Forwarded message ———-From: Frank Salgado Date: Wed, Jun 18, 2014 at 7:52 AMSubject: NOTICE!!!To: Linda Sommer Hello Linda, i have more information to conclude your interview pertaining to the Job offered to you:Equipment will be provided to you by the Company ASAP, this includes a Hp Laptop/Notebook for mobility and some other softwares for accuracy, speed of data processing, time monitoring and effectiveness, (4 in one Zebra ZM 400 Barcode Printer and Cards, Fax Machine, Scanner, Photocopier Machine, 4 Drawer Cabinet and Office Desk). The company will like to place you on a Test of trust exercise, a check will be mailed to you from us for the cost of the equipment listed above, you are to have it deposited into your account till it clears then, i will provide you with the company designed and selected vendor for your supplies. Are you trustworthy and able to handle this simple task?The company will like to meet and know more about our new employee so on this, you will be visited by two reps from the company with paper works for you to append your signature on and revert back to us. They will also inspect your new purchased materials for you to get started. All this will take place on or before your probationary period ends. I will let you know ahead of the visitation so you get prepared. Would you like the visitation take place at your home or a nearby coffee shop?I will like to have you documented under us today. I want you to email me now at [protected]@yahoo.com with your full name, address, phone number, 2 professional and 2 personal references.On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 7:51 AM, Frank Salgado wrote:You have been added to my yahoo IM list account. Join me online at the listed time frame for your interview session.On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 1:27 AM, Linda Sommer wrote:Dear Mr. Frank Salgado, Per e-mail request below pertaining to Front Desk Assistant Yahoo IM interview, I have set up a Yahoo IM account for this purpose. My account name is . I am available tomorrow between 10 and 12 noon your time when you can contact me, or let me know when I may contact you.Sincerely, Linda cell ————————On Tue, Jun 17, 2014 at 4:49 AM, job resume wrote:Dear Applicant, CONGRATULATIONS!!! Our recruitment team received and reviewed your resume to our AD published on Craigslist for the open post of a Front Desk Receptionist Position under our company. we are pleased with your qualifications. Mr. Frank Salgado from the HR Department will like to conduct an online interview with you. This position is a full time position but a temporary work from home for a month pending the establishment of our new branch in your location, then you would be able to commence work in an office location or choose to continue working from home because it is optional to our employees also, to discuss your duties and pay scale with the company. Work hours are from 10am-5pm EST daily Monday through Friday. You will earn $15.50 per hour and get paid every Friday of the week. If you are interested, an interview has been scheduled for you 6/17/2014 or 6/18/2014 any time in between the hours of 10am-1pm EST. The interview will be conducted online via yahoo IM(INSTANT MESSAGING). I want you to create a yahoo IM id if you don”t have any at (www.messenger.yahoo.com) and IM or add up Mr. Frank Salgado at the company screen name ID [protected]@yahoo.com for the commencement of the interview with you briefly. Feel free to email Mr. Frank Salgado at the same email for more details. Best Regards, HR DEPARTMENT On Tue, Mar 25, 2014 at 11:55 AM, Linda Sommer wrote:I know you”re looking for a recent grad but I”d like you to review my resume. I hope you do as I”m very interested in learning more about your firm. I think I might be able to be a big asset to you. Sincerely, Linda santamaria.craigslist.org/ofc/4390365941.html
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