Job Description

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Job Description: A written description of a job which includes information regarding the general nature of the work to be performed, specific responsibilities and duties, and the employee characteristics required to perform the job.

Other Words for Description

Description Verb Synonyms: portrayal, characterization, depiction, (thumbnail) sketch, portrait
Description Noun Synonyms: account, narrative, story, report, representation, statement, definition, explanation, commentary, chronicle, history, record, narration, memoir
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Other Words for Job

Job Noun Synonyms: task, undertaking, procedure, proceeding, affair, operation, project, activity, business, matter, chore
Job Noun Plural Synonyms: assignment, responsibility, concern, chore, task, undertaking, function, duty, role, mission, province, contribution, charge
Job Verb Synonyms: work, employment, position, berth, livelihood, career, occupation, calling, vocation, appointment, pursuit, field, trade, craft, profession, m‚tier, area
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Job Shadowing

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Job Shadowing: A temporary, unpaid work experience opportunity where students learn about a particular job (typically in a field of interest) by walking through the work day as a shadow to an employee. MORE

Job Sharing

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Job Sharing: The practice of two different employees performing the tasks of one full-time position. MORE

Job Title

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Job Title: A specific name given to a particular job which is used to distinguish that job from other jobs within the organization. MORE

Job Satisfaction

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Job Satisfaction: Used to define how an employee feels regarding their job, work environment, pay, benefits, etc. MORE

Job Sampling

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Job Sampling: During the selection process, the term refers to the practice of observing and measuring how an applicant actually performs certain selected job tasks. MORE

Job Redesign

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Job Redesign: The process of restructuring a job by adding, changing or eliminating certain tasks or functions in order to make the job more satisfying or challenging. MORE

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