The hiring company must complete the new hire information on Oyster, and then they invite the contractor to Oyster to complete onboarding. (Today we do not offer contractors the ability to signup before the hiring company.)
Below the company view, this is where they kick off the contractor signup process.
Once the hiring company has invited the contractor to signup to Oyster, the contractor will receive an email inviting them to signup.
Click on the join now button will take you to first step to signup. You can either signup with your email address or with Google.
After you click on the Sign Up button, you will get a second email from Oyster asking you to confirm your account. Click on the confirm my account link.
This will change this screen from please verify your email to the following screen asking you sign in.
After signing in, you will see the onboarding steps: