FRM-40212 Error Received When Updating Job for a Union Employee

(Doc ID 2215821.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Human Resources - Version 12.2.4 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 12.2.4 version, Person / Assignment Issues

When attempting to change the job for a union employee, the following error occurs:

FRM-40212: Invalid value for field GRADE_NAME

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
From PUI:
1. Query union employee; navigate to Assignment screen.
2. Update Job.
3. Grade automatically populates, but error occurs.
From Self-Service:
1. Navigate Home page, Manager Self-Service HR
2. Select Promotion
3. Click Action icon
4. Select Effective Date = 04 Nov 2016; Click Continue
5. Clear Job field.
6. Clear Position field.
7. Clear Grade Name field.
8. Select Position = Heavy Crew Foreman
NOTICE: Grade Name remains blank.
9. Click Next
Error appears:
The grade is not within the grade ladder.

This issue does not occur for non-union employees.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot edit jobs for union employees.


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