Welcome Metal Supermarkets Franchisees!


Universal Background Screening provides employment background checks and drug testing to thousands of companies nationwide.

As the preferred employment background screening and drug testing company chosen by Metal Supermarkets, we offer comprehensive services and special rates exclusively for Metal Supermarkets franchisees.

It is the responsibility of each franchisee to verify that the screening package aligns with any local laws or insurance requirements and does not violate any local jurisdiction privacy laws.

If you are interested, we invite you to fill out the online agreement:
Or contact Kate Kearns:


We look forward to providing you with excellent service!

Universal will help improve efficiencies in your background screening process through:

  • Industry Leading Turnaround Time: Universal’s focus on providing fast, accurate service means that we can deliver results more quickly and decrease your time to hire. Universal has been recognized by the editors of Workforce Management Magazine in 2010 and 2011 as one of the top screening firms in the nation.
  • Discounted Rates: Universal has provided significant volume discounts for Metal Supermarkets franchisees, and our standard new account setup fee has been waived. Additionally, there are no monthly or annual account fees for our services - we simply invoice you for the services your order each month.
  • Franchise Industry Support and Experience: Universal is a strong supporter of the International Franchise Association (IFA) and the only IFA Supplier Forum Member focused exclusively on background screening. We currently work with hundreds of franchise clients across the United States.
  • Appointed Sales Representatives: Universal has assigned a specific sales representative that will work with Metal Supermarkets franchisees to set up your account.
  • Exceptional Customer Service: Our clients rave about our customer service! To give you the same experience, a member of our award-winning Client Services Team will be assigned to your account.