How to Format an External URL that Allows a Candidate to Apply Directly to a Vacancy (Doc ID 604447.1)

Last updated on JUNE 12, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle iRecruitment - Version 11.5.10.2 to 12.2 [Release 11.5.10 to 12.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
iRecruitment - Version: 11.5.10.2



Goal

You need to provide a direct link to an outside provider for all of your open US vacancies that are posted on your iRecruitruitment site.  How do you format the URL so the user can be brought directly to the vacancy to apply for a job?  When a candidate submits a job referral, the following URL is in the Workflow email that is sent to the new candidate.  It appears that the p_svid field is the Vacancy number (6701). What is the p_spid field?

https://recruit.company.com/OA_HTML/OA.jsp?OAFunc=IRC_VIS_VAC_DISPLAY&p_svid=6701&p_spid=335039

You are building an interface to job central and one of the required fields in the interface is a direct link (url) to the job posting in iRecruitment. You thought you could use the same link that is generated for a job posting from the Job Referral workflow, but you aren't sure what the p_spid field represents. A direct link to iRecruitment for a particular job posting could also be used on other vendor sites.

Solution

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