Peon


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Peon

An unskilled worker. The term has a highly negative connotation.
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Here Banamex works with campesino organizations in Chiapas, Veracruz and Oaxaca, Peon said.
Roberto Peon, CMO for BellSouth International (BSI), guides the marketing strategy for the company's global wireless operations, which serve more than 19 million customers in 16 countries in Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
A native of Mexico City, Mexico, Peon holds a bachelor of arts degree in business administration from Central College in Pella, Iowa.
Latin America is widely expected to be one of the fastest growing Internet markets in the world over the next few years," said Peon.
And with the extremely high subscriber demand we're anticipating, Northern Telecom's high-capacity cellular switch is absolutely essential to our success," Peon said.
Two of its branches located in Kekri and Bijainagar, some 80 km and 65 km from Ajmer, respectively, are being run by peons ever since the managers retired on July 31.
He said that the sole criteria for distributing the unit certificates is the length of service, whether he was a peon or grade 20 officer, if the length of service of peon was more than an officer then the peon would get more unit of certificates.
Because if Cody had been your average hourly peon, a blue-collar fossil from Labor Days past who had found $150 bucks lying on the floor at work and used the money to buy himself upper-deck seats to a Lakers game, he would have been immediately fired, arrested, branded a common thief, tried and convicted.
More surprisingly, while Sharma, who is also the general secretary of the Rajasthan University Teachers Association ( RUTA), has been hauled up for protesting, the university authorities have suspended three Class IV employees -- a guard, a peon and a sub- peon -- for dereliction of duty by not protecting the trees.
Resultantly, two persons including office peon sustained severe injuries.
They insult the lower staff o just to show their supremacy over them, said peon working in one of the schools.
The vacancies, which are being abolished include 22 naib Qasid, 17 of gardeners, 6 sanitary worker, peon 14, 6 of loader, 2 of painter and 2 of mate.