Labor Certification

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Labor Certification: Labor certification is a statement from the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) that a particular position at a particular company is 'open' because no U.S. workers who satisfy the minimum requirements for the job are available. Alien labor certification programs are generally designed to assure that the admission of aliens to work in the United States on a permanent or temporary basis will not adversely affect the job opportunities, wages and working conditions of U.S. workers.

Other Words for Labor

Labor Noun Synonyms: effort, task, job, chore, undertaking
Labor Adjective Synonyms: toil, (hard) work, travail, exertion, effort, laboriousness, strain, drudgery, pains, industry, slavery, donkey-work, sweat, grind, elbow-grease, swot
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Labor-Management Contract

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Labor-Management Contract: A binding agreement governing wages, benefits, representation rights and other working conditions between a labor union and management. MORE

National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) Of 1947

Business / Human Resources (HR) / National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) Of 1947: The National Labor Relations Act (NLRA), passed in 1935, provides that all employees have the right to form, join and assist labor organizations and to bargain collectively with their employers. MORE

Labor Productivity

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Labor Productivity: The correlation between a given output and the percentage of labor time used to produce the output. MORE

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