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Definición de “employment” en inglés


noun [U]     /ɪmˈplɔɪmənt/
work that you are paid to do for a particular company or organization : find/look for/seek employment If you are unemployed but you are actively seeking employment, you may qualify for benefits .take up/gain/secure employment Almost half of the participants gained employment after completing the training program .provide/create/generate employment These attractions provide employment for local people and create business for local shops and cafes . Today the terminal offers employment to around 500 people . casual / full-time / part-time employment seasonal / temporary employment permanent / continuous employmentemployment opportunities/prospects Many rural workers have moved to the cities to seek better employment opportunities and improved living conditions .employment agreement/contract Under the terms of her employment contract she is entitled to five weeks paid vacation per year .
the number of people who have jobs , or the ability to provide jobs to other people : high/low/full employment An unemployment rate below 5% is considered full employment.employment rises/falls Glasgow had economic growth above the UK average and employment rising faster than anywhere outside London.employment rates/levels/growth The state reported employment growth of 3.1% during the past year , with the creation of 438,000 non-farm jobs .employment data/figures/records The dollar plunged against the euro , despite Friday's strong employment figures .boost/increase employment Politicians hope to boost employment by introducing a new tax credit for employers .
in employment having a job : An employee must have been in continuous employment for two years to be eligible for a redundancy payment . The number of people in employment had risen by 315,000.
→ Compare unemployment → See also precarious employment
(Definition of employment noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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