Param's recruiting software helps automate tedious, repetitive manual tasks like resume screening. It equips recruiters with the means to efficiently cater to increasingly complex recruiting deliverables.

Greenhouse Recruiting's integration with Param lets users leverage the power of Param within their Greenhouse accounts. In this article we will cover how to:


Create a Harvest API Key for the Greenhouse/Param Integration

To create a Harvest API key for the integration, click on the Configure icon Screen_Shot_2018-05-24_at_5.31.51_PM.png in the upper right-hand corner. Navigate to Dev Center on the left-hand panel.

From the Dev Center page, click API Credential Management.


From the API Credential Management page, click Create New API Key to generate the API key for Param.


From the Create new credential dialog box, give your API key a name and select Harvest from the Type dropdown menu. When finished, click Create.


On the Manage API Key Permissions page, select which permissions you want to give to Param. needs access to the following permissions to function properly:

  • Applications
  • Candidates
  • Jobs

When you have finished, click Update.


Your Harvest API Key is created for Param. You will be redirected to the API Credential Management page where you can find and copy the API Key. 


Activate Greenhouse/Param Integration

With your Harvest API key copied from Greenhouse, navigate to your account. Navigate to Settings > Accounts.


From your Accounts page, enter the Greenhouse Harvest API key.


When finished, install the Param-Greenhouse Chrome Extension by navigating to

Once installed, the logo will appear to the right of your Google Chrome address bar. Click the icon and input the appropriate credentials. Click d when finished.

Param5.png will email you an OTP. Navigate to your email and copy the OTP. 

Input the OTP in the subsequent screen.


If successful, you will be redirected to the login success page.