Why do companies choose Workable over Google Hire?

Our global customers tell us it’s because they prefer a specialist, market leading ATS.

Is Workable
available globally?

…And can I use Workable for recruiting and hiring candidates in multiple countries?
Of course! Workable is used by companies around the globe, from fast growing start-ups to established businesses. Organizations take advantage of Workable’s flexible design to hire in multiple countries, departments and teams.

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Google Hire is only available to employers
in the USA.


Does Workable have a
mobile app version of their
applicant tracking system?


Yes, the Workable mobile ATS app for iOS and Android is included as standard with every plan. Get access to candidate profiles, interview kits and more. Never miss out on a great candidate.

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Google Hire doesn’t have a mobile app.

Does Workable integrate easily with other recruiting and HR tools?

Workable integrates with a broad range of apps and services. From job boards and sourcing tools to HRIS and onboarding, Workable sits at the heart of a streamlined recruiting process. Workable also integrates with G Suite (Google Calendar, Gmail and more), and Office 365.

  • Google apps
  • BambooHR
  • Namely
  • Tableau
  • Chartio
  • Glassdoor
  • Indeed
  • Monster
  • Stack Overflow
  • Codility
  • Criteria Corp
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What about Google Hire?

The Google Hire ATS only integrates with
other Google apps.

Does Workable offer a candidate sourcing
tool for talent acquisition?

Yes. Save time on candidate sourcing with People Search. Scan millions of online profiles and multiple data sources to access detailed candidate profiles including email address, resume and more.

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Google Hire’s candidate sourcing tool is currently in beta,
but works in a similar way to a standard Google search.

How many job board integrations does Workable have?

Workable integrates with 180+ job boards. Reach millions of job seekers in North America, Europe,
Asia and Latin America and manage all your advertising in one place. Jobs posted via Workable
are also featured in Google for Jobs.

Workable job boards
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info icon What about Google Hire?

Google Hire only integrates with Google for Jobs, Indeed and Glassdoor.

How can I find out about pricing
for Workable's applicant
tracking system?


Talk to a member of the team, like Sophia. They’ll ask a few questions about the features you need, and walk you through the pricing plans available.

Does Workable offer
recruiting analytics?


Workable has a suite of customizable recruiting reports, or you can get hands-on access to your raw recruiting data via Tableau, Periscope, Google Sheets and more.

Does Workable have an API available?


Yes. Use Workable’s API to create custom careers pages, manage information about your Workable account, or manage candidate information in different ways.

Careers pages & job listings

Are Workable’s career pages and job descriptions optimized for Google Search?

Yes, our job description recommendations will guide you through the job posting process. Easily build an optimized careers page. Workable also provides a library of customizable, Google-optimized job descriptions.

Do Workable job listings show up on
Google for Jobs?

Yes, jobs posted via Workable are automatically listed in Google for Jobs search results. (Note Google for Jobs is currently USA only).

What social distribution does Workable offer for job postings?

Post and advertise jobs on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Google+ directly via Workable. Increase your reach with a free Facebook Jobs tab. Google Hire currently offers no social distribution.

Does Workable have a limit on the number of job postings at a given time?

Depending on your account, there is no limit on the number of jobs you can post and manage through Workable. Google Hire does not provide tools to manage job posting.

Does Workable offer a free trial of their
applicant tracking system?

Of course! If you’d like to get started, sign up below – there’s no credit card required. Don’t forget to download the iOS or Android app, they’re also available as part of the trial.


We have reduced our cost per hire by 54%, reduced our agency utilization, increased our employee referrals by 3x, and also improved our process flows and communications with candidates.

Jay Schaufeld


What type of companies are using Workable?

Workable is trusted by over 6000 businesses of all sizes, from fast-growing start ups to established retail chains, media organizations and airlines. Talk to us to see how we can help you.

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What hours is Workable customer
support available?


Every Workable account has access to support from inside the app and via email, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Alternatively, just call – we’re also on the phone.


When did Google Hire launch?

Google Hire officially launched on July 18th 2017.

What is Google Hire? Is it an applicant tracking system?

Yes, Google Hire is Google’s first attempt at making a recruiting tool for applicant tracking.

I’m not using G Suite, can I still use Google Hire?

No, the Google Hire applicant tracking system is closely integrated with G Suite and does not integrate with external tools.

How user-friendly is Google Hire?

While Google Hire integrates with G Suite apps, non G Suite users will have to learn the G Suite system to use it fully.

Does Google Hire offer an onboarding program for hiring teams?

No, there is no implementation or training plan available for Google Hire.