I receive a text message from a Ms. Felicia Betty 407-270-3292 on Wed June 1, 2016, for employment with her company (Jubliant Life Sciences). I was informed to download an app, the hangouts, to speak with a representative in the HR department name Mr. Leonard Smith. This is how the conversation went:(Ms. Felicia Betty text)Hi ***** Vegad online and we have forwarded it to our Head Department..Please kindly reply back if interested so we can move on to the next step.Good Day I’m Ms Felicia Betty from company ( Jubilant Life Sciences ) .. I’m contacting you in respect of your resume which you posteGood morning Ms Betty,Can you give me a little more information about the position and your company.Thank you in advance,***** VegaGood…..You have been selected for our online Screening Interview via Skype or Gmail Hangout/Google talk messenger.. So do you have aSkype Or Gmail account ?Gmail, [email protected]Now I need you to contact Mr Leonard Smith now via hangout his ID is ( [email protected] ) to proceed with your interview and job briefings.Let me know once doneI sent an invite "———" to the email address and online currentlyI will tried to make contact to that email but no one was onlineAll you need to do is to message the Hiring Manager on Hangout via instant messaging and not video call for the interview.believe you receive the message?I believe this is your gmail address "————–" ? The Hiring Manager just messaged you now on Hangout on that email, i—————-This email you proved is not a Gmail ?Do you have a Gmail?Stand byAlright———————Alright(Mr. Leonard Smith, via hangout)HelloHow are you doing today?Hello, I apologize for the mixup.I am just great, thank you and yourself?Alright there is no problem with that.I’m fine as well thank youWelcome to Jubilant Life Sciences, I believe you are here and ready for the job briefing and interview?I was disconnected for a second. I am not sure which position or location this interview is for.You will get to know all that as we proceed further.Very well! Thank you.Good.. Before we proceed I would love to know more about you. That would help where to categorize you and how best to interview you. I am Mr Leonard Smith (53). I am the Online Hiring Manager to Jubilant Life Sciences and I will be the one to brief and interview you more about the opening position, Please introduce yourself indicating your full names and Location.My name is——–, born and raised in——–married — boys. One of my sons is — months old yesterday. I am a — year veteran of the US Army and will retire ———-. I am excited about starting a new career. I have a Bachelors degree in Multidisciplinary Studies and an Associates degree in Administrative Management . In the Army I was a Human Resource Manager , Army Career Counselor, Army Recruiter, Automotive Maintenance Shop Foreman, Construction Repair Specialist, and a Medical Specialist(EMT). I love music and learning new things. I am what they call a fixit guy.Alright, the name of the company is "Jubilant Life Sciences". Just follow the briefing and you can ask questions when I am through….Let me know when you have finished reading and understanding every line. You will be allowed to ask questions later. With each line just respond with a "Done Reading" and YES/NO when necessary. Is that clear?Yes, done.About the company:Jubilant Life Sciences, is an integrated global pharmaceutical and life sciences company engaged in manufacturing and supply of APIs, Solid Dosage Formulations, Radiopharmaceuticals, Allergy Therapy Products, Advance Intermediates, Fine Ingredients, Crop Science Ingredients, Life Science Chemicals and Nutritional Products. It also provides services in Contract Manufacturing of Sterile Injectable and Drug Discovery Solutions. The Company’s strength lies in its unique offerings of Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences products and services.Our success is an outcome of strategic focus on the pharmaceuticals and life sciences industry, moving up the pharmaceutical value chain for products and services across geographies, constantly investing in various growth platforms and promoting a culture of innovation.We are engaged in continuous improvement of products and processes to enhance the quality of production and cost competitiveness in order to build value for our customers. Jubilant Life Sciences serves its customers globally with sales in over 100 countries and ground presence in India, North America, Europe and China. We are well recognised as a ‘Partner of Choice’ by leading life sciences companies worldwide. Jubilant has relationship with 19 of Top 20 pharmaceutical companies and 6 amongst top 10 agrochemical companies across the globe.Over the years, Jubilant Life Sciences has extended its footprint beyond India in the USA, Canada, Europe, and other countries across the globe. We have also expanded the business by building capabilities internally, through strategic expansions and acquisitions This resulted in a network of 7 world class manufacturing facilities in India and 5 in North America and a team of around 6100 multicultural people across the globe with 1200 in North America and 900 in R&D.Done.Here are some interesting facts we think you’d like to know about the job and our company:Soon we will be setting up 2 new branches near your location. That is why we are looking for 16 new hires to work from home. Once the new branches have been built at your location, you can either chose to work in the office or continue working from home.You will be working online and from home, the working hours are flexible and you can chose to work from anywhere of your choice, the pay is $30 per hour during full working hours and the training is $22 and you will be getting your payment weekly or bi weekly via direct deposit or paycheck and the maximum amount you can work a week is 45 hours. if you are employed you are going to be working as a full employee and not an independent contractor….. Let me know once done reading so we can proceed?Done.JOB DESCRIPTION:The Customer Service Representative, Data Entry Clerk, Interpreter Scheduler and Recruiter is a combination position that includes handling customer service calls, data entry of interpreter requests, scheduling and recruiting interpreters, maintaining interpreters files. Primary responsibilities will vary based on assigned duties that highlight skill-set and talents of the applicant.SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS:All applicants must ensure that they possess the minimum required skills and abilities before sending in their application for consideration.•Positive, ‘can-do’ attitude•Ability to work under pressure•Ability to multitask: inbound and outbound calls, data-entry•Typing speed: 35+ WPM, 100% accuracy•Excellent verbal and written communication skills•Outstanding customer service•Recent office experience•Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook•Ability to work full-time (40 hours a week), different shifts and overtime•Exceptional Attendance and Punctuality•Minimum 2+ year commitmentWould you be able to handle that if trained towards it?I meet all qualifications ,but one Typing 35 WPM, and when you say commitment, I don’t see a problem with that once i get a better idea of the whole picture.BENEFITS : Jubilant Life Sciences has significant experience in providing accounting and auditing services to established: Pension, profit sharing and health and welfare plans. Benefits for eligible worker include: excellent benefits and supplemental compensation including Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, Life and Long-Term Disability Insurance, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, Vacation, Tax-Deferred Annuity 403 ( b ) 401 ( k ) , Tuition Assistance, Comprehensive In-House Training Program, Employee Assistance Program, Relocation Allowance(for some positions), Sign-On BonusYou would be eligible to Benefits after 1 (one) month of working with the company.Done.Now I am going to ask you few questions now, Once done with your answers simply write (DONE)…Understood ?Understood, DONE.FIRST SECTION!( 1 ) Are you currently employed?( 2 ) How did you get your previous jobs?( 3 ) What were your main responsibilities? Achievements?( 4 ) have you been in the military before?( 5 ) Are you willing to work flexible or long hours?( 6 ) How long do you intend working for this company ?( 7 ) Tell Us why you feel you are the right person for this Job ?Mr Leonard • Thu, 11:08 AM( 1 ) Are you currently employed? Yes. US Army (Active Duty) .until June 30th( 2 ) How did you get your previous jobs? I enlisted in the US Army at the age of 17.( 3 ) What were your main responsibilities? Currently I am on transitional leave but I was the Human Resource manager for a battalion of 114 Soldiers. I received a Bronze Star for achievements and service in Iraq and Afghanistan. Seven Army Commendation medals 6 Achievement Medals, the covenant Recruiter Ring for Excellence, Along with various more awards. Achievements? Reached a level of Master Sergeant because of my work and achievements.( 4 ) have you been in the military before? Yes. Currently.( 5 ) Are you willing to work flexible or long hours? Yes, If paid hourly, If salary must discuss pay options.( 6 ) How long do you intend working for this company ? I am not looking for a Job. I’m looking for a new career with the possibility of growth.( 7 ) Tell Us why you feel you are the right person for this Job ? I have been very successful in some of the most demanding, and multifaceted jobs in the world. I can learn and be quite productive in the most challenging situations. I am loyal and dedicated to my employer, I just have to be convinced the culture and values in which the company stands for, equal that of mine. I like honesty and treating a others with respect and receiving it in return. It is also very important that the company hold quality family life high when dealing with mission accomplishment.DoneSECOND SECTION!PAYROLL & WORKING SCHEDULE:1. How many hours are you willing to Work per day? (4hr Minimum per day or 40hrs Maximum per week)2. What time range?3. When would you be available to start if HIRED?4 Payroll Interval? (Weekly or Bi-weekly)5. Payroll Method (Direct deposit / Wire Transfer or Credit card transfer? )6.What is the name of the Bank which you currently operate with so as to see if it tallies financially with the company’s official salary payment account ?1. How many hours are you willing to Work per day? (4hr Minimum per day or 40hrs Maximum per week) I can work the hours needed for the accomplishment of the company’s goal.2. What time range? I prefer consistent normal day hours, but I can adapt if given advance notice.3. When would you be available to start if HIRED? Immediately4 Payroll Interval? (Weekly or Bi-weekly) Weekly5. Payroll Method (Direct deposit / Wire Transfer or Credit card transfer? Direct Deposit6.What is the name of the Bank which you currently operate with so as to see if it tallies financially with the company’s official salary payment account ?I bank with ———- and ———– as well.DoneAlright here comes to the end of the interview questions… Well you have done well so far and you seem like a qualified fit for this position.I need you to hold on online because I need to forward our conversations and your answers to the Head Dept. to enable them see if you are committed and good for this job. I need you to hold back online for 10-15 minutes. Do not stay far away from the device you are logged on.Mr Leonard • Thu, 11:33 AMHelloHelloAm back with the results. Are you ready for the Company’s decision regarding your performance?Of course! Yes SirCONSIDERATION STAND :Question Answered: ( 78% ) Above AverageKnowledge, Skills and Experience: ( Under Valuable Assets )Consideration Certification: ( Confirmed Qualified) CONGRATULATIONSWe are pleased to offer you the position.. We trust that your knowledge, skills and experience will be among our most valuable assetsThank you very much. Can i find out more specific information from you about where and when these offices are going to be located? Also about training?Congratulations, Due to your level of experience and your working skills the company has decided to hire you as one of our New working staff. You have now been given a chance to show your commitment, charisma, diligence to the job.your performance ensured you are eligible for enrollment into our Two weeks routine training programme.After the reviews of the answers you have provided during the INTERVIEW,The company believes you have the knowledge,skills,charisma and experience to handle this job position.Mr. Smith are you still online.Yes i’m hereI believe you got my last message?I received the Congratulation notification. Thank you. Can I find out more specific information from you about where and when these offices are going to be located? Also about training?The office is suite to be located in FL, but currently still on construction and undisclosed for some security reason, i believe you can understand me?Absolutely, I understand. Can you tell me more about training.Your salary will be $30per hour and you will be receiving your payment via Direct Deposit.You will receive your duties online daily and i will always be online to assist you with any difficulties.You will be undergoing a (1) one week Online training and orientation which will commence as soon as you have all working materials and you are rest assured that you will be paid for it.This Job offers Flexible hours but you are to report online by 8am daily for updates on how to get started with your work….Okay ?Understood.In the mean time i need you to provide me with the following requested info for verification purposeName :Address : (PO Box Valid)Apt# :City :State :Zip code:Cell # :E-mail address:so that my secretary can put you on register, Once done let me know.Name :Address :Apt# :City :State :Zip code:Cell # :E-mail addressso that my secretary can put you on register, Once done let me know.Mr Leonard • NowDoneYou will be provided with the following office equipments below for the set up of your Online mini office at home.Hp Laptop ( MacBook Pro 13-inch with OS X Mountain Lion)Laser Printer (HP LaserJet Pro M1536dnf) – (Includes; Fax machine, Scanner, Copier), Laminating machine (Scotch Thermal Laminator 2 Roller System (TL901))Fellowes Micro-shred Confetti-cut paper shredder (Fellowes Power-shred MS-450Cs)Jabra GN9120 (Flex Boom Headset)All at no cost to you.Understood.The company will shoulder the bills regarding the full office set up you will be needing to become a productive employee.NOTE: The company formerly used to pay for these materials directly to the software retailer but looking at past records shipment took longer than expected due to the paper works to be signed and others. Then the board of directors came together and changed this procedure, so employees purchase directly from the retailer to enable the materials to be shipped directly to their home addresses. The company is taking full responsibility of providing you with the funding for your equipment therefore the company fin dept will be responsible for the finance to get these materials from the local vendor/ retailer. This will also prove your commitment and trust worth to the company. Your W-2 form among other documents to be signed will be coming along with your working materials.NOTE: All softwares/equipment are to be purchased from the vendor the company has been buying from for years now and means of payment accepted by the vendor is via bank account of which i will be providing you with the vendors information you will be using in purchasing of your full mini office set up. It will take at least 2-3 days to complete start upSo I will go and purchase pickup and bring back with me the mini equipment once I receive the payment information from you. I will not have to come out of pocket when i go to the vendor?Yes correctDuring Training,The company’s Financier has decided to send you funds in form of check which will be deposited by you ,You are to take out $150 for your signing fee and the rest will be sent to the vendor incharge of your mini office equipments for shipping.Understood.The reason why the Company is sending the funds for your Mini office equipment is due to the fact that the company wants this to stand as a test of trust and also we want to know how good you can handle funds placed in your trust or care.Are you comfortable with all i have said, do you have a checking account? and should the check be sent to you? and are you very reliable with company funds?I am comfortable with the process thus far. I want to setup a new account for this. I have been responsible for multimillion dollar budgets, and feel I am reliable with company funds.Alright, As soon as the check for your materials have been issued out to you I will notify you and provide you with the tracking number so you can keep track of it and also know the estimated time of delivery it will get to you. Okay?Understood. I want to let you know a few things so your aware. I am in the process of being discharged from the Army (retirement) and have to spend several days to conduct my paperwork and medical physical. Will there be a problem with the job? and I had a trip to —– scheduled for ====== planned and flights hotel paid for. Will this be a problem?No that won’t be a problem.Once you receive the cheque you are needed to have it deposited to your bank account via Mobile deposit OR ATM machine nearest to you, Then the funds will be will be credited and available in your account for cashout next day(within 24hours).Yes Sir, UnderstoodAll we need from you is good work and trust, you will enjoy every moment working with us. Can we get good work and trust from you?You can trust and count on me. I also trust that you will take good care of me and my family. when will the employment paperwork be done?You will be receiving your paper work along with your working materials.Now I need you to briefly explain what you are to do once you have the check and also how will you like your names to appear on the check?First once the check is cut you will let me know the tracking number so i can follow it. Next, once I receive the check, I am to deposit it into my account . The money for the equipment should be available to purchase the next day or 24 hours. for cashout. Is this correct? Do i contact you once it is available, to get the vendors information?Yes correct.I believe that will be all for today. Once again Congratulations!, You are to report back online 9:00am your time Tomorrow morning for updates on the check and how to get started with work.Will contact you via Hangout messenger?Yes, You are welcome to "JUBILANT"… It was nice communicating with you today… Make sure you are here 9:00 AM sharp, be the first to send me a good morning message…Bye and have a nice day ahead ?Thank you, and I have to say this was the weirdest but most pleasant interview I have ever experienced. Thank you again for this opportunity.Thu, 12:56 PMGood Morning Mr. Smith, I am present and accounted for.***** VegaMr. Smith are you online?Good morning!Ready to rock and roll.How are you doing today?I am doing wonderful and yourself?I’m doing great and thanks for askingI believe you are ready for today’s update? it’s just for few minute.ok readyI would like you to verify your details because a check for the purchase of your working equipment would be issued to the details we have in our database and would like you to verify it so there wont be any mistake in issuing/mailing to you…Name :Address :City :State :Zip code:Correct?CorrectThe Start up Check for purchasing your working materials will be issued out to you asap and you will be receiving it this week, I will be here to provide you with the tracking information so you can keep track of it and know when it will get’s to you.UnderstoodNOTE : You are not getting started with your training and orientation today, You will get started with it once you have all needed working materials.. Understood?Understood . I will not start training until I have been settled in with all materials and equipment needed.Alright…That will be all for today, You are to report to me online tomorrow morning at 9am sharp your time for more updates on your check and how to get started with work… Have a great day and see you tomorrow morning at 9am your time…By the way what would be my official title?My wife is asking.The positions available are. Data Entry, Sales, Clerical Admin, Administrative Clerk/Assistance,Customer Service Receptionist,Dispatcher,financial-analys,Medical Billing and Coding,Accounting, Payroll Clerk, Book keeping,Medical Biller/Coding, Front Desk Clerk, Project Manager , Operations Manager or Business Analyst, Typist Clerk,Management,IT jobs,Call Center Rep. Which Can you be able to handle effectively ?Wow! I have many of these skills. I guess I will leave that for you to analyze and us to discuss later. Thank you. See you in the morning. Have a wonderful dayAnd you as well.Mr Leonard • Fri, 9:27 AMMr. Smith, I am afraid that I will not be able to pursue the position and would like for you not to send me the check. Sorry for the inconvenience.HelloGood morningHow are you doing today?Mr. Smith, I am afraid that I will not be able to pursue the position and would like for you not to send me the check. Sorry for the inconvenience.Mr Leonard SmithWhy is that?What is going on *****?The company’s check has already been mailed out to you.I believe this is a scam and I will return the check to you. I searched the BBB data base and have found this whole process happen to others and was a scam. I am very upset and would prefer not to conduct business this way.8 minsIt was supposed to be an work-at-home position until the company build an office in Orlando, FL. So when you are looking for work you want sometime fast to help pay bills, and these individuals take advantage of people. People who are looking for work must be careful to trust someone that does business on hangout.