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job descriptionnoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​list of the ​responsibilities that you have and the ​duties that you are ​expected to ​perform in ​yourwork
(Definition of job description from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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job descriptionnoun [C]

uk   us  
HR a ​list of the ​tasks and ​responsibilities involved in a ​job: draft/write/read a ​job description a basic/​formal/detailed ​job description
sth isn't part of my job description used to say that something is not your ​responsibility: Sorting out everyone's ​sociallife isn't ​part of my ​job description!
(Definition of job description from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “job description”
in Chinese (Simplified) 工作职责说明,职务描述…
in Turkish iş tanımı, görev tanımı/belirlenmesi…
in Russian должностная инструкция…
in Chinese (Traditional) 職務描述…
in Polish zakres obowiązków…
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