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How to apply and work at ESHYFT?
How to apply and work at ESHYFT?
Written by Hannah May
Updated over a week ago

Thank you for your interest in ESHYFT! Applying and working for ESHYFT is straightforward. Read the following steps to understand how to apply and work as an ESHYFT nurse or aide.

1. Apply to work at ESHYFT

Begin your application on ESHYFT's website. If ESHYFT is in your state, you will receive an email to continue your application. ESHYFT is in the following states:

  • Alabama

  • Arkansas

  • California

  • Delaware

  • Florida

  • Georgia

  • Illinois

  • Indiana

  • Iowa

  • Kansas

  • Kentucky

  • Maryland

  • Michigan

  • New Jersey

  • Ohio

  • Pennsylvania

  • Rhode Island

  • South Carolina

  • Tennessee

  • Virginia

  • Washington

  • Wisconsin

For an updated list of which cities ESHYFT is in, please review 'Where does ESHYFT have shifts?'

The second part of the application process is longer. In the next 15 steps, we collect everything we need from you (employment history, references, immunization records, direct deposit information), so we can quickly review your application, approve your application, and set up your account, so you can start earning with ESHYFT.

2. Download the ESHYFT for Nurses App

As soon as you’re hired, you’ll receive a text message communicating you’ve been approved, you will receive an email to set up a password that you can use to login to the ESHYFT for Nurses App. There you will see available shifts in your area.

To download the ESHYFT for Nurses App. You can do so by following the links here:

3. Apply to shifts on ESHYFT

You can browse available shifts in your app. If you are not seeing shifts in your area, try adjusting your filter settings. There are two types of shifts you can choose from: Regular shifts and InstaSHYFTs.

Regular Shifts

Regular shifts require a 2-step shift application process:

  1. A nurse applies for a shift

  2. A facility manager confirms the applied nurse to the shift

You will get notified once you've been confirmed for a shift and see it in your schedule. You will also get reminders about the shift close to the start time.


InstaSHYFTs are booked instantly and do not require confirmation. Just like with regular shifts, you will receive reminders about the shift close to the start time.

4. Clocking into your shift

Clocking in is easy, just clock in when you're at the facility and starting your shift, and clock out when you're done. When clocking out, you will also be asked to indicate whether you took a meal break. See more step-by-step details on clocking in/out here.

5. Submitting your timecard

After you clock out, you can submit your timecard, indicating if you took a lunch break. Once you submit your timecard a facility manager will get notified and review your timecard. Pay is processed the following pay period.

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