If I have a criminal record that was dismissed, can I still get a job? James June 02, 2016 17:19 Updated Follow Every company is different. You should contact the company you applied with directly with any questions. Related articles Why are you denying me employment based on information from a long time ago? I’ve turned my life around and my report does not reflect who I am today. How can I explain that? Something on my report is wrong. What should I do? Why is my background check taking so long? What does CONSIDER mean? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.