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2874365 - Application Error When Forward Candidate as Applicant - Recruiting Management


When forward Job Application from a Parent Job Requisition with Forward as Applicant button, the system is throwing the following error:


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Reproducing the Issue

  1. In Recruiting > Go to a Parent Evergreen Requisition
  2. Select a Job Application and forward it with Forward as Applicant button to a Child Requisition
  3. Receive the error

NOTE: This error could be intermittent.


The cause has already been investigated by Software Engineering team and further updates will be shared in this article.


For any reference, please refer to the internal ticket RCM-72729. You can also receive a validation message when forwarding the same Job Application to a non-Child Requisition. Validation message can be found in 2859971 - Forward as Applicant mandatory fields.

See Also

2859971 - Forward as Applicant mandatory fields


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