Application Process Frequently Asked Questions


First and foremost, we hope you and your family are doing well and are safe as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop and change every day. One thing that remains unchanged is our concern for and focus on the well-being of our Associates, candidates, customers and communities.

As a long-standing Great Place to Work certified organization, we strive to ensure a transparent and positive experience for our Associates and candidates.

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Messages from our CEO

Please read messages from our President & CEO, Jason Field, on behalf of the Gore Enterprise Leadership Team, to learn more about what we are doing to get through this, together.

Is Gore currently hiring?

Yes, we are hiring to respond to our global business needs. At the same time, we are continuously evolving our hiring needs and practices as we adjust to the impact of the pandemic, with our guiding principles at the forefront of our decisions.

Search and apply online for a role that fits your talent and career goals.

How is Gore currently conducting interviews?

We have primarily moved to virtual interviews during this time of uncertainty to help protect the health and well-being of our Associates and candidates. As we continue to evaluate and monitor the situation, we will make adjustments to our interview processes.

If you are invited to interview with us, we will discuss options and provide details about what to expect.

My Account

I do not remember my username. How do I retrieve it?

Click the Forgot your username? link on the Login page. Enter your email address in the appropriate field and click the Validate button. The system will display your username. Click the Cancel button to return to the Login page.

I forgot my password. How do I access my account?

Click the Forgot your password? link on the Login page. Enter your user name and email address. You will receive an email with a temporary password. Use the temporary password to login to your account. Once you are logged in you will be asked to create a new password.

My account is locked. How do I unlock it?

After 5 minutes, the system will automatically reset and unlock your account.

How do I change my contact information?

  1. Log in to your account.
  2. Click your user name in the top right then click Account.
  3. Once on the My Account page click the Edit link next to the Personal Information section.
  4. Update your contact information then click the Save button.

How do I submit an updated resume?

Note: You can only update a resume on an open position. Once the position is no longer accepting applications, you cannot update your application.

  1. Log in to your account.
  2. Click your user name in the top right, then click Account.
  3. Once you are on the Review and Submit page, click the My Jobs tab and then My Submissions.
  4. Click the View/Edit Submission link, under the submission you would like to update.
  5. On the Review and Submit page, click the Edit link next to the Attachments section.
  6. Click the Delete link next to the appropriate file.
  7. When prompted to delete the attachment, select Yes.
  8. Click the Choose File button.
  9. Locate the file on your computer and click the Attach button.
  10. Click the Save and Continue button.
  11. On the Review and Submit page, click the Submit button.

Can I receive email notifications letting me know a job has been posted that fits my profile?

Yes you can. Here are the steps to setup this feature.

  1. Log in to your account.
  2. Click your user name in the top right then click Account.
  3. Once on the My Account page click the Edit link next to the Correspondence section.
  4. Check the box next to Send me an email notification whenever a new position matching my profile is posted.
  5. Click the Save button.

Navigating the Careers Site

How can I see additional jobs on the careers site?

To view additional job postings, use the language drop down menu located in the top right-hand corner to toggle between our careers sites. Within each language, you can use filters located on the left-hand side to narrow results. Both of these features are shown in the screen shot below.

If you experience any trouble, please contact us.

Screen shot showing language drop down and filter options.

Applying to a Position

Do I need to create a profile before I apply for a job?

No. When you apply for a job your profile is created automatically from the information you enter on the job submission form.

I am having trouble uploading attachments. What should I do?

Please note that this software was designed for highest compatibility with Windows XP and Internet Explorer 6.0 or 7.0 or with Firefox 1.0 or 1.5; Windows Vista and Internet Explorer 7.0 or 8.0; Mac OS 10.7 and Safari 5.1.x. You may experience difficulty uploading your resume or other credentials when accessing this site using other operating systems or browsers, which may not be compatible.

You can attach a maximum of three files, one at a time. However, you cannot attach a file that exceeds the allocated limit of 830 kilobytes. Information typed in the cover letter text field cannot exceed 4000 characters.

The following file formats are accepted: .doc, .pdf, .xls, .txt, .rtf, .html, .htm

How do I know you received my resume?

You will receive an automated email when you have successfully completed the process.

How do I check my status in the process?

Click on My Jobs next to Job Search. Then go to the My Submissions tab. Your status will display under each submission on the submission status line.

How do I withdraw my application?

Click on My Jobs next to Job Search. Then go to the My Submissions tab. Locate the job in your list of submissions then click the Withdraw link.

I attached the wrong resume when applying for a job. How can I fix this?

Note: You can only update a resume on an open position. Once the position is no longer accepting applications, you cannot update your application.

In order to upload a new file you will need to delete the existing resume.

  1. Click on My Jobs then go to the My Submissions tab.
  2. Click the View/Edit Submission link, and click the Edit link in the Attachments section.
  3. Click the Delete button next to the appropriate file.
  4. To attach the new file, click the Choose File button, locate the file on your computer, and click the Attach button.
  5. Make sure to click Save and Continue and the Submit button.

How do I know if the position is still open?

Click on My Jobs next to Job Search. Then go to the My Submissions tab. Here you can view the job posting and job status information. Additionally, if it is open, it will still be posted on Gore.com.

I saw a job that I think is perfect for someone I know. How do I tell them about it?

Once you are in the job posting, click Apply. Click on the Share feature above the job description, choosing from platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+ and various email servers.

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