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ORA-01722 Invalid Number Error Being Encountered When Attempting to Create a New Offer (Doc ID 2610538.1)

Last updated on APRIL 01, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle iRecruitment - Version 12.1 HRMS RUP8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to create an offer, the following error occurs.

You have encountered an unexpected error. Please contact the System Administrator for assistance.

Exception details:

oracle.apps.fnd.framework.OAException: oracle.jbo.SQLStmtException: JBO-27122: SQL error during statement preparation.
Statement: SELECT (fnd_number.canonical_to_number(pgr.minimum)) || nvl2(fnd_number.canonical_to_number(pgr.maximum),'-',
## Detail 0 ##
java.sql.SQLSyntaxErrorException: ORA-01722: invalid number
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIoer.processError(
at oracle.jdbc.driver.T4CTTIoer.processError(

Steps to Reproduce:
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:

1. Log on to the Applications.

2. Choose an iRecruitment Recruiter responsibility.

3. Click on iRecruitment Home.

4. Click the link 'New Offer'.

5. Search for the vacancy.

6. Select an applicant and click Next.

7. Enter the basic details of the offer and click Next.

8. Search for available salary bases.

9. Select the salary basis from the list.


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