[ job-shair ]
/ ˈdʒɒbˌʃɛər /

verb (used without object), job-shared, job-shar·ing.

to share the responsibility and duties of a single full-time job with one or more other employees.

noun Also job share.

an arrangement in which two or more employees share one full-time job.

Related forms

job-shar·er, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for job sharing

job sharing


the division of a job between two or more people such that each covers the same job for complementary parts of the day or week

Derived Forms

job sharer, noun
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