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Encounter Error "The procedure getNextPosition could not find parent position for : HR Positions: <Position Name>" while submitting an SSHR Transaction (Doc ID 2858480.1)

Last updated on MARCH 26, 2022

Applies to:

Oracle Approvals Management - Version 12.2 HRMS RUP12 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When trying to submit a Self-Service Transaction, following error appears

ERROR

The procedure getNextPosition could not find parent position for : HR Positions: <Position Name>

STEPS

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

1. Login using "Approvals Management Business Analyst" responsibility

2. Navigate to rules against the appropriate Transaction Type

3. Create an AME rule for any self-service workflow process with Action Type as "HR position" and Action as some position name

4. Login using "Employee Self-Service" responsibility

5. Navigate to any function for which the AME rule was created in Step 3

6. Enter the details and submit the transaction

7. Encounter the above error in Test Workbench and AME Exceptions Log




Cause

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