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Employment Form 1

Employment Form 1

An employment form, or application form (often simply called an application) usually includes a form or collection of forms that an individual seeking employment, called an applicant,must fill out as part of the process of informing an employer of the applicant’s availability and desire to be employed, and persuading the employer to offer the applicant employment.

From the employer’s perspective, the application serves a number of purposes. These vary depending on the nature of the job and the preferences of the person responsible for hiring, as “each organization should have an application form that reflects its own environment”.

When conducting a job search, it is important to be aware of the employment forms that companies may require so you are prepared to interview, prepared to be hired, and ready to start a new job.

Many employers require candidates for employment, even for top level positions, to fill out an application so they have documentation of experience and education. Applicants will need to provide details and dates of past employment and education, as well as of credentials and certifications. At some point in the hiring process you may be required to provide college transcripts or other proof of your degree.

At a minimum, an application usually requires the applicant to provide information sufficient to demonstrate that he or she is legally permitted to be employed.