Do evergreen job requisitions need to be handled differently than other requisitions?

The quick answer is No with the caveat of having a compliant recruiting, applicant tracking and selection process. First, it would be useful to determine if evergreen jobs are really that different from other open positions. To ensure that we are on the same page with the terms, here is how I define the two types of positions for purposes of this article. Also, note that I will be referring to positions, jobs, openings and/or requisitions synonymously.

  • An Evergreen position is an open requisition for a job not tied to a specific opening.
  • An Open position is an open requisition for an actu