How can I apply if I don't have a computer at home? You can apply using any computer with Internet access. Public computers can often be found at your local library or state employment centers.
What should I do if I don't have an e-mail address? Internet e-mail accounts can be set-up, free of charge, from several websites. Examples of these are: www.hotmail.com, www.yahoo.com, and www.gmail.com.
I previously worked for Longbow do I need to reapply online? Yes, new applicants and rehires all need to apply through our ATS.
How do I apply for a job on-line? Go to the 'Job Listings' tab of the Longbow Industries website.
If you would like to apply for additional positions, follow the instructions above. You will have the option of either choosing an existing resume/CV or uploading a new one. (Note: In order to upload a new resume, you will need to follow the profile set up steps again.) Continue through the necessary steps in order to finalize your profile. (Note: You will need to click ‘Submit’ twice, once at the end of Step 7 and again after reviewing your profile, in order for your application to be completed.) Following these steps will allow you to apply for a position as well as create a job profile for you.
How can I edit my job profile? Your job profile will allow you to quickly apply for other positions. To edit your profile, you will click on the ‘Update Your Profile’. Once you have logged into ‘Update Your Profile’, you can update your basic information by clicking on ‘Edit Profile’ at the top of the screen. To edit or upload a resume by position, you will click on the ‘View Resume/CV’ link beside the respective position and scroll to the bottom of the page.
How do I discontinue receiving job alerts? The next time you receive a job alert click on the provided link to discontinue the service or log into ‘Update email verification preferences’ and click on the Delete Agent button at the bottom of the screen.
How do I see the positions in which I have applied? You will need to log into Update Your Profile. Once in Update Your Profile, you will be able to view all of the jobs for which you have submitted your resume/qualification to and see the status of the position.
How do I reset my password for my Profile? If you have forgotten your profile password, click on ‘Update Your Profile’ in the Employment Listings section. Click on the 'Forgot Password' link and you will be prompted to enter your email address. Information to log into the system will be sent to your e-mail address.
What if I receive a "Current Action Temporarily Unavailable" message directly after uploading a resume? This typically occurs only when your resume file name is either too long, or contains special symbols such as parentheses, astericks, slashes, etc.. If you reduce the file name to less than 14 characters and remove any symbols from the file name, the issue is resolved.
If you continue to experience issues with submitting your application for employment please email your issue to firstname.lastname@example.org
AFTER YOU HAVE APPLIED
How will I know that my resume/qualifications have been submitted for the position(s)? You will receive an immediate email response from Longbow Industries acknowledging receipt of your applications as soon as you submit one.
How long does it take to fill a position? The time to fill a position varies depending on a number of factors including the type of position, the number of candidates, the hiring manager's schedule, etc. It may take several weeks to several months to fill a position.
How will I know if I am being considered for the job? If you are a candidate under consideration, a recruiter will be in contact with you. We are unable to accept phone calls to check the status of a resume submission.
What does the word 'HOLD' mean when posted next to a position? A position could be put on hold for a variety of reasons. It means that at this time, the recruiter is no longer actively seeking candidates. The department could be in the final stages of selecting a candidate or the department may no longer need the position at this time.