How to Set Up a WordPress Job Listing Page With Application Form
Install Job Listing Page WordPress Plugin and Complete Setup Wizard
The plugin allows you to create a careers page on your WordPress website that displays all of your open positions. You may pick from a variety of pre-built layouts and add important elements for job hunters like a search box and job filters.
The plugin will immediately run a short setup wizard after you enable it. To begin, you’ll need to set up some basic information about your business. Then, on the next page, click Get Started:
Configure Basic Settings
Other fundamental parameters for how your job listings work, such as what layout to use and what information to display for each job, should be configured.
Go to Job Openings -> Settings to have access to these options. This section is separated into five tabs in the free version:
- Job Specifications
Appearance Settings for Job Listing Page WordPress
The Appearance option allows you to customize the appearance and functionality of your jobs page.
Job Specifications Settings
You may decide what information you want to collect about each task using the Job Specifications tab. It will collect the category, kind, and location for each job by default.
You can pick which file types to allow and whether or not to use reCAPTCHA to prevent spam:
You also receive a custom form builder with the Pro edition, which allows you to control the form fields and create numerous distinct application forms if needed:
The Notifications tab allows you to customize the email notifications that the plugin delivers to administrators (such as yourself or your HR department) and applicants.
Add Your First Job Opening
Navigate to Job Openings -> New Opening. Using the usual WordPress editor, add the job description and title. After that, you’ll have two job-related options:
When you go to Job Openings -> Applications, you’ll see if someone has applied for a job.
You may subscribe to the Pro edition for $49. It includes a full recruitment solution that allows you to manage applications and applicants from your WordPress dashboard.