How to: Create a Harvest API key for HRIS Link

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HRIS Link uses the Harvest API to import and update jobs, offices, departments, and users. In order to perform these actions, your organization must create a Harvest API key for the integration and provide the API key to your Greenhouse technical consultant.

Note: Only users who have been granted the Developer permission Can manage ALL organization's API credentials can generate an API key.

To create a Harvest API key, click the Configure icon Configure.png in the upper-right corner, and navigate to Dev Center on the left panel. From the Dev Center page, click API Credential Management.

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From the API Credential Management page, click Create New API Key.

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In the Create New Credential dialog box, make the following selections. Click Manage Permissions when finished.

  • API Type: Harvest
  • Partner: HRIS Link
  • Description: HRIS Link Harvest API Key

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In the subsequent dialog box, click Copy to save your API key to your clipboard. Store the API key in a secure location, then click I have stored the API Key.

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Do not adjust any permissions on the subsequent page. Scroll to the bottom of the page and click Save

 

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