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Frequently asked questions

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A – All current job openings are listed online at This includes opportunities for all of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital locations.

Q – I registered online but can’t remember my username or password. What do I do?

A – If you forgot your password, click here, then click “Forgot Password” and follow the instructions in your browser.

Q – What if the opportunity I’m looking for is not available?

A – There may not be current openings for the job you are interested in. However, the careers website is updated frequently. It’s the most up-to-date source for job openings. We also encourage you to sign up for job alerts at the bottom of the NYP Careers homepage. When you sign up, you’ll have the opportunity to create a profile, upload your resume, and select your area(s) of interest to start receiving relevant updates on jobs.

Q – I’d like to personalize my cover letter to the appropriate individual. How can I find out their name?

A – It’s not necessary to address a cover letter to a specific individual. Various recruiters and hiring managers may be working with your application to find the best fit for you.

Q – What format should my resume be in?

A – Please submit your resume in Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF.

Q – How do I know I submitted an application successfully?

A – You will receive an automatic email thanking you for your application. You’re also able to log into your profile and review your previous applications and review the status of your applications.

Q – Can I apply to more than one job opportunity at a time?

A – Yes, if you are interested in several different job openings. However, we encourage you to be strategic with the jobs are choosing to apply to and apply only to those that align with your qualifications and career goals.

Q – What is the best internet browser to complete the NYP online application?

A – NYP’s Careers page supports most internet browsers. Supported browsers include: Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer 10 or 11, or Safari.

Q – I applied online and have not received feedback. What’s the status?

A – You may check the status of your application at any time by logging in to your profile. If your application was successfully submitted and qualified for further review, as stated in the “Your NYP Application History” status section, and you have not received a response after several business days, please check your spam and confirm that your contact information in your profile is listed and up to date. You may update your contact information by clicking “Update Contact Information” under the My Information section of your NYP Dashboard.

Q – How will I be contacted if I’m considered for a position?

A – A Talent Acquisition representative will contact you by telephone or email with more information about the position.

Q – How will I be notified if I’m not considered for a position?

A – You may check the status of your application at any time by logging in to your profile and reviewing your applications.

Q – What should I bring to my interview?

A – All candidates should bring multiple copies of an updated resume/CV. Please remember to dress professionally, be prepared to speak about real-life examples of success in your work, and research and get to know NYP as well as the people with whom you will be interviewing.

Q – Is there an orientation program?

A – All new full-time, part-time and temporary employees attend the hospital-wide orientation program within 30 days of their start date.

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