If I have a criminal record that was dismissed, can I still get a job? James September 24, 2018 18:19 Updated Follow Every company is different. You should contact the company you applied with directly with any questions. Related articles I’ve turned my life around and my report does not reflect who I am today. How can I explain that? Why are you denying me employment based on information from a long time ago? What will employers do with the arrest information that appears on my report? Why is my background check taking so long? How to Contact Applicant Support Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.