This Privacy Statement is to inform you how Chop gathers and uses your personal and
non-personal information when you visit our web site. Chop reserves the right to
This Privacy Statement will inform you on:
- Collection of your Personal Information
- Collection of Information through Username/Password System
- Use of your Personal Information by Chop
- Update, Access or Delete Your Information
- Send to a Friend Function
- What “Cookies” are and How Chop Uses Them
- Additional Information on Privacy at Chop
1. Collection of your Personal Information
We do not collect personal information about you unless you specifically and knowingly provide such
information to us. Instances where we may collect such information include:
- When you have entered in your email address for creating your account
- When you have entered your personal information when creating your profile.
We endeavor only to collect personal information necessary in these circumstances. In the above-mentioned
instances, personal information collected may include your contact information, previous work experience,
education and the general questions that you will need to answer when applying.
2. Collection of Information through Username/Password System
The Chop HR Portal website will ask you to provide us with the above-mentioned
personal information along with a username and password. This username and password allows you to create a
profile of information about yourself that you are consenting to Chop to keep in our
database. Your password that you create will be stored in a hashed format so that there is no way for anyone
to access your password. This includes any administrative representatives at Chop.
Your password is strictly confidential.
If you do not use your username and password for a period of six (6) months, your account will then be
archived. Anytime after your account has been archived you can log on to your account and our system will
automatically re-activate your account.
3. Use of your Personal Information by Chop
Personal Information is only used by Chop for the purpose of contacting you if you
qualify for an open position. If you have created an account to apply for a job posting, your personal
information will only be used for the purposes of that online activity, unless you otherwise provide us with
your consent. You have opted-in to receive emails regarding your profile information by creating your
account. We will only use this information for the purpose of your job status, application and updates.
4. Update, Access or Delete Your Personal Information
At any time, you may be able to update your personal information by logging into your account. From here
you can update your profile and change your personal information as many times as you like. You also may
remove your personal information from our database by clicking on “delete profile”. All of your
personal information will be removed from our database.
5. Send to Friend Privacy
You can choose to use our “Send to a Friend” function for informing a friend about our site or
a job posting. We will ask you only for the friend's email address. Chop will
automatically send the friend a one-time email inviting them to visit the site. Chop
uses this data for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email and will not be saved in our database.
6. What "Cookies" Are and How Chop Uses Them
"Cookies" are simple text files that web browsers place on computer hard drives when sites are visited.
Cookies cannot damage files, nor can they read information from a user's hard drive. The cookie, by itself,
doesn't tell us your email address or who you are. When you create an account with us, we do not store any
personal information within cookies, nor do we link or combine information collected through cookies to any
personal information submitted online. As a convenience for users, Chop also uses
cookies to remember non-personally identifiable user-names so that the need for multiple logins is
Please note certain features on our sites may not function if you do not accept cookies.
Log data collected on web servers supplies Chop with accumulate information about
the number of visits to different pages on our site. Chop uses this information to
improve access to content based on visitors' browsers and operating system types to make our content
available to as many visitors as possible. We do not link the log data collected to any personal information
7. Additional Information on Privacy at Chop
Chop websites are committed to maintaining and protecting your privacy as a visitor
to this website. However, we remind you that the internet is not a secure medium. As such, your privacy
cannot be guaranteed when you communicate online or otherwise visit any website. The nature of internet
communications means that your communications may be susceptible to data corruption, interception and