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2791357 - Error "You have selected a position that may only be assigned to one employee at a time" in Add Contingent Worker

Symptom

 When adding a contingent worker you have received the error: "You have selected a position that may only be assigned to one employee at a time"

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Environment

 SuccessFactors Employee Central: Add Contingent Worker

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Go to Admin Center
  2. Search for Add Contingent Worker
  3. Fill out all the fields
  4. Receive the error "You have selected a position that may only be assigned to one employee at a time"

Cause

 The position entered is already assigned to an employee.

Resolution

 In case the position must allow multiples employees review the position configuration:

  1. Go to Manage Data
  2. Search for position
  3. Search for the specific position you need to use
  4. Verify the position configuration

Or select a different position that is vacancy

Keywords

You have selected a position that may only be assigned to one employee at a time, Add Contingent Worker , KBA , LOD-SF-EC-CWF , Contingent Workforce , LOD-SF-EC , Employee Central , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions