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Hire

To initiate employment for a person. That is, one hires an employee when one asks him/her to accept a job and he/she agrees. The employer agrees to pay wages and/or salary to the employee, who agrees to perform certain services for the employer. See also: Fire.

hire

the use by individuals or businesses of an ASSET that is leased to them by the owner of the asset in return for a financial payment (the hire charge). Hiring provides a means for consumers or firms to make use of assets without having to make large cash payments to purchase them. See LEASING.
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We know a candidate who fought so hard for the absolute last dollar that the hirer withdrew the job offer.
In addition, the hirer is held liable for the excess in the event of damage to the vehicle, including the windscreen, tyres, undercarriage and roof.
There are also antiavoidance measures in the Regulations, and the risk of an additional award of up to pounds 5,000, to discourage hirers from structuring assignments which prevent equal treatment.
After this period, agency workers will have the same rights as if they had been directly recruited by the hirer.
With offices in Lancashire, Leicestershire, Bedfordshire, Bristol and a Head Office in Ringwood, Hampshire, hirers can be assured of a rapid response to their most urgent requirements.
The A2B fleet also come fitted with full bulkheads thereby allowing hirers to maximise usage of load area without compromising on safety.
Hirers benefited from these practices in that they were provided with an affordable labor force and, according to Martin, "a taste of mastery.
These cases allege that the hirer failed to use reasonable care to employ a competent contractor.
But even the most seasoned headhunter can't do that, especially before the first interview with a hirer.
The hirers, National Car Rental, were out of order threatening you.
The gold-covered cup was used in television coverage of the competition and was rented by the BBC from a West London firm of prop hirers.
Job seekers at Lafayette will be able to use Flashvue Video Recruiting technology to record high quality digital audio-visual profile/resume presentations, which will then be viewable by corporate recruiters and other potential hirers at any internet-enabled computer.