Time Zones and Dates

Setting Greenhouse Account Time Zone

The time zone for a new Greenhouse user account will be automatically detected and set by Greenhouse after the initial login. To confirm or change your account's time zone, navigate to your Name in the upper-right hand corner of the screen and click Account Settings from the drop-down menu.

Screen_Shot_2018-03-26_at_2.49.10_PM.png 

From your Account Settings page, navigate to the Personal Information panel and click Edit.

Screen_Shot_2018-03-26_at_4.37.18_PM.png

Confirm or change your account's time zone by navigating to the Time zone field.

Screen_Shot_2018-03-26_at_3.30.41_PM.png

 

US-based Time Zones and Dates

All users whose accounts are associated with the below time zones will have dates represented in the US date format (MMDDYYYY). This includes candidate, job, offer, and application details, as well as report columns and their contents.

 (GMT-10:00) Hawaii
(GMT-08:00) Alaska
(GMT-07:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada)
(GMT-07:00) Arizona
(GMT-06:00) Mountain Time(US & Canada)
(GMT-05:00) Central Time (US & Canada)
(GMT-04:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
(GMT-04:00) Indiana (East)

For example, the 13th of December 2018 will be written as Dec. 13, 2017 for users whose accounts are within these time zones. 

Screen_Shot_2018-03-26_at_3.59.12_PM.png

 Screen_Shot_2018-03-27_at_8.59.01_AM.png

 

Non-US Based Time Zones and Dates

User accounts who are not associated with these US time zones will have dates in an international date format (non-ISO 8601) (DDMMYYYY). This includes candidate, job, offer, and application details, as well as report columns and their contents.

For example, the 6th of February 2018 will be written as 6 Feb 2017 for users whose accounts are within non-US based time zones. 

Screen_Shot_2018-03-26_at_4.02.04_PM.png

Screen_Shot_2018-03-27_at_8.58.24_AM.png 

 

Date Tokens

Whether your user account is associated with a US-based or non-US based time zone, all General, Email, and Offer Tokens that capture date information (e.g. {{APPLIED_DATE}},{{START_DATE}}, {{END_DATE}}), will be detailed in a US date format. 

Screen_Shot_2018-03-26_at_4.35.45_PM.png

Screen_Shot_2018-03-26_at_4.32.29_PM.png

Have more questions? Submit a request