How to connect BambooHR to Albato

BambooHR: Automation for HR processes
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BambooHR is a human resources information system for small and medium-sized businesses. With BambooHR integration, businesses can customize their HR processes, automate tasks, and connect with other tools like Slack for efficient communication.

Available Triggers:

Triggers are events that trigger an automation. All triggers run in real time; that is, data is transferred the moment the event occurs.

  • Employee Update

Available Actions:

Actions are what Albato performs when your automation is running. Actions also allow you to transfer data to other apps and systems.

  • Create Employee
  • Update Employee
  • Get Employee by ID
  • Add a Time Off Request
  • Get a list of Who's Out

Before setting up integrations with BambooHR connect the app to Albato.

To do this, go to the Apps section and click the Add a connection button.


Select the app and click the Add a connection button.


Come up with a name for your connection.

Enter your API key, Company Domain and click the Continue button.

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How to get API key

Sign in to your BambooHR account and click on the account icon. Open the API Keys tab.

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Click on the Add New Key button.


Come up with a name for your key and click the Generate Key button.

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Just a heads-up: the key is only displayed once, so make sure you save it.

Copy the key and click the Done button.

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Paste the key into the Albato connection field.

How to get Domain

Copy the company's domain in the address bar of your BambooHR account.

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Paste the Domain into the Albato connection field.

Click the Continue button.

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The connection is ready!