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3293549 - Error for Position When Candidate Submitted in Manage Pending Hires - Onboarding


  • When submitting candidate in Manage Pending Hires the following error shows:
  • Error: Sorry an error occurred while executing position processes. You cannot save your changes because follow-up processes for the position failed. Please contact your system administrator. Saving the position failed: Comment is a required field/association in Object Position.


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Missing comment for the required field in the position object


Update Position Object with all required fields for the Position being used for the candidate.

  1. Go to Manage Positions
  2. Locate the Position being assigned to the candidate
  3. Check the properties and add comment to the required comment field.
  4. Save the changes and try to submit candidate again in Manage Pending Hires


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