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Privacy Policy

Last modified: July 2, 2021

Personal identification information

"Personal Information" means information about an identifiable individual. An individual’s personal information includes his or her name, home address, resume, references, education and work experience and other job-related information.

Non-personal identification information

Through your browser or mobile device: Certain information is collected by most browsers or automatically through your device, such as your Media Access Control (MAC) address, computer type (Windows or Macintosh), screen resolution, operating system name and version, device manufacturer and model, language, and Internet browser type and version. We use this information to configure the Site properly for you and so that you can have a positive user experience.

Web Browser cookies

Cookies are pieces of information that we may store on the computer that you are using. Cookies allow us to collect information such as browser type, time spent on the Site, pages visited, registrations, submissions, demographics, information requests, language preferences, and other traffic data. We use the information for security purposes, to facilitate navigation, to display information more effectively, and to personalize your experience.

How we use collected information

In the course of operating this site, World Skills ordinarily collects, uses and discloses personal Information to facilitate the selection and recruitment of candidates for posted employment opportunities.
Specifically, we may collect personal information when an individual: Visits on our Website; Applies for a Job; Signs-up to receive job alerts; Signs-up to receive job and career related emails; Participate in a survey; Share a job listing with a friend; Contacts us with a comment, question or complaint.

Applying for a job

In order to apply for a job, we collect your first and last name, email address, and phone number. When you apply for a job, we also collect your resume that you upload as well as other employment-related materials you provide to us, including letters of reference, transcripts, awards, etc. We use this information to process your application, assess your qualifications and suitability for the job you applied for.

Data Security & E-Communications

World Skills takes reasonable safeguards and security measures to protect personal Information against unlawful or unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.

Updates to Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy may be updated periodically to reflect changes to our personal information practices. The revised Privacy Policy will be posted on the website. We strongly encourage you to please refer to this Privacy Policy often for the latest information about our personal information practices.