Our mission is to bridge the gap between skilled job seekers and employers in the construction and real estate industries. Our services are designed to connect members, facilitate conversation, and create opportunities for employment for qualified individuals within their local geographic region.
This Agreement applies to WRKS Inc., wrksapp.com, and other WRKS-related sites, apps, communications, and other services that are offered under this Contract, including the offsite collection of data for those Services (collectively, "WRKS").
If you do not accept and agree to be bound by all of the terms of this Agreement, please do not use this service.
WRKS is a technology platform that connects job seekers with companies looking to hire (collectively, the “Users”). When providing information, Users must not misrepresent their affiliations or qualifications. In all events Users shall be solely responsible for assessing and verifying the qualifications and suitability of Users. All Users must abide by all rules of professional conduct in their jurisdiction. WRKS Inc. shall at no time be liable to any Users or any Users’ clients for any liability with respect to the use of the WRKS Services.
WRKS is not an employment service. Users shall not receive or provide compensation for employment services through any of WRKS Services.
Users acknowledge that WRKS Inc. and WRKS do not provide employees ready to hire, employers ready to hire you, recommendations, assessments of fit between potential employers (also referred to as companies) and job seekers, or any other representation of the suitability of an company-job seeker match.
The Services are not intended for use by anyone under the age of 16.
WRKS is a location-based application. When the application is in use on your device, it will broadcast your location to all Users searching in cities nearby. Similarly, you will have access to the location of other Users of WRKS in cities nearby. The essence of this service is to connect companies looking to fill a position with job seekers, and to connect qualified job seekers with companies. Use of WRKS means you explicitly recognize that your location shall be broadcast to the WRKS network. WRKS assumes no responsibility or liability with respect to the use of this information. If you do not want your location to be used by WRKS, you should not use this service.
We may make changes to this Agreement and to the Services from time to time. We may do this for a variety of reasons including to reflect changes in the applicable laws, to incorporate new features, or due to changes in business practices. You should visit this page periodically to review the most recent version of the Agreement. The most recent version is the version that applies. If you continue to use the Services after the changes become effective, then you agree to the revised Agreement.
WRKS bears no obligation to monitor the conduct of Users, however we reserve the right to investigate and take appropriate action when misconduct is reported. WRKS may take any action deemed necessary including the removal of content or the suspension of Services.
All Users agree to govern themselves according to the following Code of Conduct when using WRKS Services.
Breach of any of the provisions may result in immediate termination of the User’s access to WRKS, with or without notice.
By using the Services, you agree and warrant that:
In addition to the obligations stated above, by using the Services, you agree and warrant that:
Job Seekers can use the Services and search for jobs in “Stealth Mode”. If you select this option, you will not appear in any searches by companies you belong to in the WRKS app.
Note: This will not prevent you and your profile from being matched with your current company unless you are a member of the company within the app.
By using the Services you, on behalf of yourself and the entity you represent, agree and warrant that:
By using any of our paid Services and/or by subscribing to WRKS Basic Plan as an Company, you agree to be responsible for the specified fees and any applicable taxes. You will be asked to provide payment details when you subscribe.
Companies can subscribe to WRKS Basic Plan on either a monthly or a yearly subscription.
Payments are per period (either per-month, or per-year) and are not prorated. Payments will be charged at the beginning of the payment period. If you are registered for a subscription, payments will automatically be charged at the anniversary date of the payment period. Subscriptions must be cancelled in advance of the anniversary date to avoid future charges.
Payments are final and non-refundable, unless otherwise determined by WRKS.
In the unlikely event that WRKS ceases operation, whether as a result of a liquidation, bankruptcy, or otherwise, all prepaid subscriptions will be treated as non-refundable.
If the User’s primary account is determined to be invalid, expired, or otherwise unable to process Payment, WRKS may request a secondary Payment option or request Payment through a collection agent. WRKS Inc. reserves the right to establish, remove or revise Payments for any or all aspects of the Services provided through WRKS at any time.
As part of an introductory promotion, WRKS is offering a “Free Lifetime Subscription” to Users. This promotion will be offered at the sole discretion of WRKS and is for the Basic Paid Services.
If Users subscribed to the Free Lifetime Subscription wish to upgrade from the Basic Paid Services they can do so without the loss of their Free Lifetime Subscription. There may be additional charges for any User upgrading their subscription.
Free Lifetime Subscriptions are non-refundable and non-transferable.
WRKS reserves the right to terminate any User’s subscription for violation of any of the terms in this Agreement.
WRKS reserves the right to set any introductory or promotional pricing for Paid Services. You may cancel your subscription for the Paid Services at any time during the introductory or promotional period. If you continue to use the Services after the expiration of said period, your chosen payment method will automatically be charged at the regular rate for any registered Paid Services.
WRKS may change the pricing of any of its Paid Services in the future. You will be notified of any change in pricing and the change will take effect at the start of your next payment period. If you continue to use the Paid Services subsequent to any pricing changes, you accept the new price.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your login credentials, and you are solely responsible for all activities that occur under those credentials. If you think someone has gained access to your account, please immediately contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Although WRKS actively works to achieve a positive User experience, it is not responsible for the conduct of Users either within or outside of the Services. Users should never provide their financial information (for example bank information, social insurance number, social security number, or credit card number) prior to meeting with a potential employer Company or Job Seeker.
USERS ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER USERS.
WRKS grants all Users a limited, non-exclusive, non-sub-licensable, revocable, non-transferable license to access the Services on personal devices. The Services and all rights shall remain property of WRKS. Neither these terms nor use of the Services convey or grant any rights to WRKS. The use or reference in any manner to the WRKS name, logos, products and Services are limited to the license granted. WRKS reserves the right to revoke this license in the event a User breaches any part of this agreement.
Users consent that any information in the Services about Users shall remain property of the User and shall not pass to WRKS. WRKS may use any information provided by Users for research, analysis, and strategy. All financial information is maintained by a third party payment platform and Users agree to their terms.
Other Users may access and share User content and information, consistent with User settings. By submitting suggestions or other feedback regarding WRKS, Users agree that WRKS can use and share such feedback for any purpose without compensation to Users.
Users agree to only provide content or information that does not violate applicable law or otherwise violate any intellectual property rights, contractual rights or any other applicable rights.
Through the operation of WRKS, Users will generate and provide anonymous information relative to the use of the Services to WRKS (“Derivative Information”). Title to all Derivative Information shall lie solely with WRKS, and Users explicitly consent to the collection, use and disclosure of said Derivative Information.
WRKS does not guarantee the confidentiality of any communication made through the Services or its website. WRKS is not responsible for the exchange of confidential information and will not facilitate the exchange of confidential information. Users must not disclose information that they have no right to disclose and should not transmit confidential or privileged information through the Services.
Users may not assign or transfer this Agreement (or membership or use of Services) to anyone without WRKS’ consent. There is no partnership established by using WRKS and no employee relationship. However, Users agree that WRKS may assign this Agreement to its affiliates or a party that buys it without User consent.
WRKS has no responsibility or liability to any of its Users in relation to the Services provided. WRKS does not guarantee compliance with any agreements arranged among Users in or outside the Application. WRKS will not participate in disputes between Users on the Application. By using WRKS, Users acknowledge that they may be exposed to situations involving Users who are unreliable, offensive, or otherwise objectionable. Connecting, conversing, and meeting with potential employers or job seekers are at Users’ own risk and judgement. WRKS shall have no liability arising from or in anyway relating to the transactions made through the Application. Specifically, WRKS bears no liability for potential violations of any Collective Bargaining Agreements.
In no event shall the liability of WRKS or WRKS Inc. exceed, in the aggregate for all claims, an amount that exceeds Fees paid to WRKS Inc. in the past thirty (30) days.
WRKS reserves the right to terminate any User in its unfettered discretion. If the User uses the Services inappropriately, misrepresents any of his or her qualifications, or whose use otherwise violates the strict terms of this agreement, WRKS reserves the right to remove the User from the WRKS network.
WRKS Inc., the owner of WRKS, owns all title, rights and ownership in the intellectual property rights of all coding and programming in the underlying HTML, Java scripts, Vue.js, text, audio clips, video clips, photos and other material and Services available through the WRKS Application, Services, and website. In the event that there is content available on the website belonging to a third party, WRKS has obtained the permission and/or license of the lawful owner (or licensor-agent, as the case may be) of the intellectual property to use and display the content on the WRKS website.
WRKS as well as the associated logo are the trademarks of WRKS Inc.
The names of any companies, products and Services mentioned on WRKS Application, on the Services, or the website are the trademarks of their respective owners and are displayed on WRKS application or website with the owner(s) consent. The display of trademarks or trade names on WRKS’ Application or website does not convey or create any license or other rights in these marks or names. Any unauthorized use of them is strictly prohibited.
If any provision of this Agreement is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable, such invalidity or unenforceability will attach only to such provision or part of such provisions and the remaining part of such provision and all other provisions in this Agreement will continue in full force and effect.
WRKS can terminate this agreement with or without notice. Termination of agreement renders the User’s usage void.
The waiver by either Party of a breach of any provision contained in this Agreement shall be in writing and in no way shall be construed as a waiver of any subsequent breach of any such provision or the waiver of the provision itself. If WRKS does not act to enforce a breach of this Agreement, that does not mean that WRKS has waived its right to enforce this Agreement.
This Agreement shall be construed and controlled by the laws of the Province of Ontario without regard to the choice or conflicts of law provisions of any jurisdiction, and the Parties consent to jurisdiction and venue in the courts sitting in and for the Province of Ontario. Users and Parties agree that any dispute will take place in Ontario Courts and agree to jurisdiction in Ontario.
The Services are controlled by WRKS Inc. and operated by it from its offices in Toronto, Ontario. You and WRKS Inc. both benefit from establishing a predictable legal environment in regard to the Services. Therefore, you and WRKS Inc. explicitly agree that all disputes, claims or other matters arising from or relating to your use of the Site, the Content, the Add-ons or the Services will be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein. The United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods does not apply to these Terms.
Except where prohibited by applicable law, any claim, dispute or controversy (whether in contract or tort, pursuant to statute or regulation, or otherwise, and whether preexisting, present or future) involving WRKS Inc. and arising out of or relating to (a) these Terms; (b) the Site, the Content, the Add-ons or the Services; (c) oral or written statements, advertisements or promotions relating to these Terms or to the Site, the Content, the Add-ons or the Services; or (d) the relationships that result from these Terms or the Site, the Content, the Add-ons or the Services (collectively, a “Claim”), will be referred to and determined by a sole arbitrator (to the exclusion of the courts). Except where prohibited by applicable law, you waive any right you may have to commence or participate in any class action against WRKS Inc. related to any Claim and, where applicable, you also agree to opt out of any class proceedings against WRKS Inc. If you have a Claim, you should give written notice to arbitrate at the address specified below. If we have a Claim, we will give you notice to arbitrate at a neutral location close to your location. Arbitration will be conducted by one arbitrator pursuant to the commercial arbitration laws and rules in effect on the date of the notice in the Province of Ontario.
To the extent arbitration as described in the immediately preceding paragraph is prohibited by applicable law, you agree that all Claims will be heard and resolved in a court of competent subject matter jurisdiction located in Toronto, Ontario. You consent to the personal jurisdiction of such courts over you, stipulate to the fairness and convenience of proceeding in such courts, and covenant not to assert any objection to proceeding in such courts.
If you choose to access the Services from locations other than Ontario, you will be responsible for compliance with all local laws of such other jurisdiction and you agree to indemnify WRKS Inc. and the other Released Parties for your failure to comply with any such laws.
If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about this Agreement or the Services offered by WRKS please contact us at email@example.com
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"Personal Information" means information about an identifiable individual. This is information that allows WRKS to determine the actual identity of, and contact, a specific person.
Use of the Services and/or submitting your Personal Information to WRKS shall be considered by WRKS to be your consent for us to collect, use and disclose said Personal Information. Subject to restrictions under law or contracts, you may refuse to consent or withdraw your consent at any time by contacting WRKS. Contact information is located at the bottom of this Policy. If you refuse to consent or withdraw your consent, WRKS will take commercially reasonable steps to comply with you request and respond to the withdrawal of consent.
In all instances, WRKS shall take the necessary steps to ensure that your consent is received and that the use to which the Personal Information is put complies with your consent.
What Personal Information does WRKS collect?
When you create a WRKS account you provide Personal Information including your name, email address and a password.
If you are using WRKS Paid Services, billing and account information will also be collected and store.
When you create a profile as an individual, you can choose to enter information about your skills and qualifications, including, but not limited to, your skills, education, work experience, a photo, and your location.
As WRKS is a location-based application, we will collect your geographical location.
Users should not post any data on their profile that they would not want to be publicly available.
Once a Users begins using the Services, we collect personal data when a job seeker matches with a company, when chat requests are request, when chat requests are denied, when conversations are initiated, and when Users change or delete information from their profile or job postings.
How does WRKS collect your Personal Information?
WRKS collects Personal Information that you have provided to us voluntarily and in connection with your use of the WRKS Services and our website. For example, when you update your resume, respond to a survey or fill out a form, this information is stored and may be used by WRKS.
Users can also control information collected by cookies. Cookies can be deleted or declined in your browser settings.
Why does WRKS collect your Personal Information?
Users can choose not to provide certain information however that may result in incomplete profiles and will decrease the effectiveness of WRKS Services. Additionally, it may render users completely incapable of using certain functions of the Services.
In order for the WRKS app to work effectively, your location is broadcasted to other users when the application is opened. This location-based feature allows you to be able to match with potential employers and/or job seekers who are nearby.
How does WRKS use your Personal Information?
WRKS collects your Personal Information to accomplish the goals of the Services, namely to connect job seekers with companies looking to fill employment positions. Such Personal Information is also collected in order to perform administrative functions, such as processing invoices and payments, or to comply with regulatory obligations concerning the conduct of business.
Generally, your Personal Information is used to:
How does WRKS disclose Personal Information?
When you use WRKS services, your profile and all Personal Information located therein, will be viewable by other Users. Companies will conduct a search for Job Seekers based on the information provided. When a match is made, Companies will be able to request a conversation be commenced.
WRKS only collects the Personal Information voluntarily disclosed by you and uses it only in order to accomplish the business needs as specified above. We will not disclose your Personal Information to any third party for financial benefit (e.g. sell, rent, lease, commercially exploit or otherwise disclose your Personal Information or data to third parties).
How does WRKS protect your Personal Information?
Personal Information may be shared with service providers to perform specific functions on behalf of WRKS. We may share information, including Personal and financial information, with third parties that perform certain services on our behalf. These services may include processing sales, ad tracking and analytics, providing customer service, completing marketing campaigns, and supporting Services functionality. These service providers may have access to some Personal Information but will not be permitted to disclose it or use it for any other reason.
How long will WRKS retain your Personal Information?
WRKS Inc. will only keep your Personal Information for as long as we have your consent. Archived copies of data, including your Personal Information, shall only be kept in compliance with applicable law and relevant regulatory authority.
What about other information?
WRKS may collect Derivative Information (link to Derivative Information in Terms) or non-personal information about users. This information is related to the use of the website and mobile applications, and may include aggregate information about users age, sex, location, or usage patterns.
WRKS may combine non-personal information collected with additional non-personal information collected from other sources.
Non-personal information may be shared with third parties, including advisors, advertisers, and investors, for the purpose of conducting business analysis, marketing analysis, or other business purpose. For example, we may engage a data provider who may collect web log data from users (including IP addresses, and information about browsers or operating system).
What is Do Not Track (DNT)?
Do Not Track, or DNT, is a preference that users can set in their web browsers. It has been promoted by regulatory agencies such as the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC). The intention of this mechanism is to allow users to control the tracking on their online activities.
While WRKS encourages users to make meaningful choices about information provided and published, including offering opportunities for users to opt out, currently it does not recognize or respond to DNT signals.
Currently, there is no uniform application of DNT signals, a common definition of DNT, and what it means to comply with DNT. As this very important issue is explored and developed further, WRKS is committed to monitoring and amending its policies as required.
How can you access your Personal Information?
At any time, you can contact WRKS and ask about the management of your Personal Information. WRKS cooperates with all requests and ensures that such cooperation is done on a reasonable and expedited basis.
How do you contact us regarding access to your Personal Information or making complaints?
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