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Job Description

A list of the duties associated with a job. It may also include compensation information and minimum education or experience requirements. A job description is used when a company or organization attempts to hire someone. It helps the company find qualified candidates. Likewise, it helps job seekers to find positions they are both willing and able to do.

job description

a statement of the work tasks which constitute a JOB and the responsibilities of the employee in performing that job. Job descriptions usually form part of an employee's CONTRACT OF EMPLOYMENT.
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As noted in the methodologies section, the job descriptions advertised sought specific wording.
The successful key to job expectation changes on a job description requires the leader to discuss the change(s) with the involved employee before or at the time of the change.
The performance review meeting can provide you with a great opportunity to review the written job description with your employees so it is kept up to date.
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Inevitably, the job descriptions are different, as no nationally recognised title in the MECA has a nationally consistent job description; rather just the broad descriptor contained in Appendix 1(e) of the MECA.
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(2) Job carving: An existing job description is modified--containing one or more, but not all, of the tasks from the original job description.
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There was much confusion over the job description for the performance director position.
But the RFU board have now agreed to revise the job description, removing all direct influence over the senior England team.
CLINTON - A job description and salary range is being formulated for the town's next director of community and economic development.