ORA-01843 Error When Applying for a Vacancy

(Doc ID 1941055.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 20, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle iRecruitment - Version 12.1 HRMS RUP7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When a candidate applies for a vacancy in iRecruitment, the following error occurs. The issue was not encountered by another candidate who uses a different date format preference.

ORA-01843: not a valid month in Package irc_party_swi Procedure registered_user_application

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Log on to the Applications.
2. Choose the responsibility iRecruitment Employee Candidate.
3. Go to the Jobs tab.
4. Search for vacancies.
5. Click on the Apply Now icon for a vacancy.


 Set the system profile ICX: Date format mask at site level.


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