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jobsharenoun [C or U]

(also job-share) uk   us   /ˈdʒɒbʃeər/ HR, WORKPLACE
a ​situation where the ​duties and the ​pay of one ​job are ​divided between two ​people who ​work at different ​times during the day or week: a jobshare ​partnership We're doing a jobshare, so I ​work two days a week, and she ​works three.

jobshareverb [I]

(also job-share) uk   us   /ˈdʒɒbʃeər/ HR, WORKPLACE
to have a ​job for which the ​duties and the ​pay are ​divided between two ​people who ​work at different ​times during the day or week: Applications to jobshare will be welcomed.
noun [C] (also job-sharer)
The ​linemanagement of jobsharers ​needs to be ​thought out carefully.
noun [U] (also job-sharing)
Jobsharing can ​improveefficiency.
(Definition of jobshare from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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