Permissions: Owner

Product tier: Available for Greenhouse Welcome and Greenhouse Onboarding subscription tiers

Fields help you collect information from new hires during onboarding and organize details related to your employees.

Owners can delete existing custom fields in Settings at any time. Deleted custom fields will no longer appear in new hire welcome experiences and will be removed from existing employees' profiles.


The following fields can't be deleted from Greenhouse Onboarding or Greenhouse Welcome:

  • Basic Information fields
  • Personal Email
  • Manager
  • Work Country
  • Employment Status
  • Personal Pronouns
  • Phone Number
  • Onboarding Coordinator
  • Birthday
  • Date of Termination
  • About

Delete a field

To delete a field, navigate to Settings Company Info Fields.

Fields page in Greenhouse Onboarding settings with navigation steps highlighted in marigold

Click the field name for the field you'd like to delete.

Hobbies field hovered over and highlighted to delete in Greenhouse Onboarding fields settings

On the Edit Field page, click Delete.

Edit field page with Delete button highlighted

Click Delete again to confirm you want to delete this field.

Delete custom field confirmation window with Delete button highlighted

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